These are all the local bands announced for Oppikoppi so far

2016-05-17 06:00

Cape Town – In April, festival organisers announced the first international act, US band August Burns Red, that will be heading to Oppikoppi 22: The Unsea later this year.

Since then, we haven’t been able to keep up with all the local acts that will be joining this year’s dusty festival in Northam.

So, to make it easier for you and us, here’s the lowdown on everything local:

Bands/solo musicians that have been confirmed are:

Gerald Clark, Howie Combrink, OneDaySKy, Tresor, TCIYF, Reason, Johnny Cradle, Follow Me Follow You, The Plastics, The Kiffness, Gert Vlok Nel, Crystal Park, Sayonara, Neo Galaxy, Bad Peter, Jerry And The Bandits,  The Near Misses, Tuin, Nakhane Touré, Grassy Spark, Georgetown, Sutherland, Josh Kempen, The Moths, The Narrow, Newtown Knife Gang, Bye Beneco, Tidal Waves, Riky Rick Makhado, Art Snakes, Go Barefoot, Hellcats, Late Night Fox, Sol Gems, Bittereinder, DMDC, The Fishwives, De Wallen, Bongeziwe Mabandla, Chambers, Boxer, Jonathan Peyper, New Academics, Man As Machine, Thieve, The Tazers, Caroline Leisegang, Urban Village, Bombshelter Beast, Easy Freak, Sannie Fox, The Sextons, Jack Rolling Dandy's, Fokofpolisiekar.

Looking for accommodation at Oppikoppi?

Check out the original tent hotel, Kreef Hotel, here. This is what they’re all about: "Our crew have all the experience to provide our guests with a seamless and smooth experience, value for money at its best! 

"Guests are invited to a member’s only facebook page, directly after booking and paying. On this page the primary (paying) guest can invite his tent buddies and this is also where you can request for your group of friends to have their tents together. Our famous HOT showers and CLEAN shaded toilets will impress you every time. Our buffet breakfast ‘Respek & Eiers’ has reached international acclaim. Our Hotel is safe, with our 24 hour security watching over you and your things. The bar runs for 72 hours and our late-night fireplace jams by famous artists will help you through the night."

If this sounds good then click here to book early!

Festival details:

OppiKoppi: For the lovely young taken to THE UNSEA
Dates: 5, 6, 7 August
Venue: OppiKoppi Farm, Northam, Limpopo


- Kreesmas Tickets: R650 (30 Nov - 24 Dec) - SOLD OUT
- Early Bird Tickets: R800 (valid until 1 April) - SOLD OUT
- General Admission: R850 (2 April - 31 July)
- Late Tickets: R950 (1 August - 7 August)

Remember that no tickets will be sold at the festival. Click here to buy your ticket.

Stay tuned to the Oppikoppi official Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages where they will announce more bands who will be performing in Northam.

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