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2014-02-07 11:45
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Cape Town - The third edition of the Cape Town Electronic Music Festival is set to rock the Mother City this weekend with international and local acts.

The festival kicked off earlier this week with workshops, showcases and satellite events, but the main music festival will be kicking off at The Grand Parade today, Friday 7 to Sunday 9 February

We chatted to local Afro-house duo Crazy White Boy ahead of their performance tonight at the festival.

You can watch the video here.

The acts for the festival include deep house don Dixon (Germany), drum ‘n bass trio Noisia (Netherlands), hip hop pioneer DJ The Original Jazzy Jay (US), American house producer Justin Martin, UK bass hero Benga, a collaborative performance from local stars Jullian Gomes and Culoe De Song, one of South Africa’s most successful trance exports DJ/producer Protoculture, Black Coffee, Dirty Paraffin, Haezer, Portable (UK), J-Phlip (US) and Crazy White Boy.

Established in 2012 as a platform to celebrate the progress made by South Africa’s electronic music scene over the last fifteen years, The Cape Town Electronic Music Festival (CTEMF) is gaining recognition as one of the most relevant and forward-thinking events in South Africa’s calendar.

CTEMF’s objectives are simple:  annually presenting South Africa’s most interesting and innovative electronic artists to a local and international audience - thereby contributing to the growth of electronic music culture in a inclusive, positive and responsible way.

7 – 9 February 2014
The Grand Parade, Cape Town


Friday 7 February 2014
15:00-16:30 – Julz Sanchez
16:30-17:30 – Stone-Age Citizen
17:30-18:30 – Dan C & Matt Blitz
18:30-19:30 – Dakin Auret
19:30-20:30 – Crazy White boy
20:30-22:00 – Justin Martin
22:00-23:00 – J.Phlip
23:00-0:00 – Protoculture
0:00-02:00 – TBC

Saturday 8 February 2014
12:00-13:30 – DJ Mighty
13:30-14:30 – Miss CJ
14:30-15:30 – CassiemLatief
15:30-17:00 – Malcolm & Ian Skene
17:00 – 17:45 – The Black Machines (Live)
17:45 – 18:30 – Fever Trails
18:30 – 19:15 – CID RIM
19:15 – 20:00 – Sedge Warbler
20:00 – 20:45 – Dirty Paraffin
20:45 – 22:30 – DJ Jazzy Jay
22:30 – 00:00 – Benga
0:00-01:00 – Haezer Live
01:00-02:00 – Noisia

Sunday 9 February 2014
12:00-13:30 – Terrasoul
13:30-14:30 – Sir Vincent
14:30-15:30 – TranceMicSoul
15:30-16:30 – Shimza
16:30-17:30 – HVOB
17:30-19:00 – Portable
19:00-20:30 – Jullian Gomes &Culoe De Song
20:30-22:00 – Black Coffee
22:00-00:00 – Dixon


Tickets available through Webtickets. A full Weekend pass is R500 and a day pass is R200.

For more information on the festival click here.

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