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7 international music acts South Africans can look forward to this year

2015-01-07 07:00

Cape Town – Whether you’re back at work already or still holidaying up a storm, the year is in full swing and it’s time for you to start planning your entertainment for 2015.

And while you’re thinking how can 2015 possibly top 2014?! (think Foo Fighters, The Lumineers, Kings of Chaos, Pet Shop Boys, Thirty Seconds To Mars to name but a few) Well, with the ones that have already been confirmed and promises of more to be announced soon, 2015 is shaping up to be an exciting year as far as music goes.

So to help you with your planning we decided to refresh your memory.

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Check out these acts that will be heading to our shores so far in chronological order:

1) The Script (4, 6 and 8 February)

Irish pop rockers The Script will be returning to South Africa in 2015 in support of their new album, No Sound Without Silence. Click here for all the info you need.

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2) James Blunt (11, 12, 14 and 15 February)

The British crooner will be bringing his brand new tour Moon Landing to our shores in February. Moon Landing is the fourth album by James Blunt. The album is the follow up to 2010’s Some Kind of Trouble and is Blunt’s first new material in three years. Click here for all the details.

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3) Passenger (13, 14 and 15 February)

Folk singer and songwriter Mike Rosenberg, familiar to millions by his stage name, Passenger, is coming to South Africa in February 2015. Click here for all the details.

4) Michael Bublé (17, 19 and 21 March)

Grammy award winning singer, Michael Bublé, is heading to SA in March and his tour will include an intimate show at the Cape Town Stadium. Click here for all the info you need.

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5) Ben Howard (18 and 19 March)

British singer-songwriter Ben Howard is bringing his latest album, I Forget Where We Were, to South African shores in March. Click here for more info.

6) One Direction (28 and 29 March, 1 April)

Hunky British boy band One Direction is coming to South Africa for 3 stadium shows in March and April. Click here for all the details.

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7) One Republic (19 and 21 June)

US pop rockers One Republic will be hitting our shores in June this year. Click here for all the details.

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