Social media remembers Kwaito singer Mandoza as his funeral service is underway in Soweto

WATCH: We decided to give three middle-aged people the opportunity to try social media for the very first time

Seether confirmed for Oppikoppi 18

2012-06-14 11:00
 
Cape Town - Seether are due to perform at Oppikoppi 18.

Organisers revealed on Thursday that the rock band, originally from Pretoria, would join the lineup for this year's festival.

Oppikoppi posted the following update on their Twitter page: "You rang for some rock n roll m ’lord? @SeetherOfficial #Oppikoppi #SweetThing"

Seether, fronted by Shaun Morgan, are currently touring in the US but according to their schedule, they're free between mid-July and September.

Oppikoppi 18, themed Sweet Thing, takes place in Northam, Limpopo from 9 - 11 August.

Seether will join US band Eagles of Death Metal, fronted by Josh Homme who is also famous for being the founding member and lead singer for rock band Queens of the Stone Age.

Welsh Metal-core band Bullet For My Valentine and Dutch indie-rock duo Bombay Show Pig are some of the other international acts performing this year.

Also confirmed for this year's festival: P.H.fat, Black Handed Kites, Lonehill Estate, The Graeme Watkins Project, Flash Republic, Dance You're on Fire, Shadowclub, Planet Joy and Valiant Swart.

Tickets for the festival cost R700 from the Oppikoppi Facebook page, R750 at Ticketbreak.co.za and R600 when bought through the Standard Bank youth portal.

Watch Seether performing Fine Again live and unplugged.



Read more on:    seether  |  oppikoppi  |  concerts  |  music
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

Your weekend gig guide

2016-09-23 14:01

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
5 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 

Recent News

Your weekend gig guide

2016-09-23 14:01

We round up some awesome music events happening this weekend so you can celebrate Heritage Day in style! Read More »

A Minnesota judge has scheduled a closed hearing to deal with a dispute between potential heirs and the trust company overseeing Prince's estate. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.