MUSIC NEWS: 3 stories you might have missed

2017-07-20 15:29

Cape Town – From saying goodbye to a legend to making a comeback with new music, music dominated the entertainment headlines on Thursday.

A memorial service for South African jazz legend Ray Phiri was held in Nelspruit today. Phiri died on 12 July at the age of 70 after suffering from lung cancer.

Local hard rockers The Narrow are making a comeback and launched a crowdfunding campaign for their new album.

US band Alien Ant Farm announced that they're heading to South Africa to play four shows. 

3 music headlines you might have missed today:

PHOTOS: Ray Phiri memorial service

A memorial service was held for Jazz legend Ray Phiri in Nelspruit on Thursday.

(See pics from inside the service here)

The Narrow launch crowdfunding campaign for new album

Seven years after the release of their last studio album, South African hard rock band The Narrow will be heading into the studio to record their long-awaited 4th album.

(Get all the deets about the campaign here)

Alien Ant Farm heading to SA for 4 shows

US band Alien Ant Farm have announced that they're heading to South Africa to play four shows.

(Read the full story here)

(Photo: Kent Andreasen)

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