The first annual Brochella Festival will be taking place at Rumours Rock City in Johannesburg on Saturday 15 April 2017. Brochellaholics will be treated to a full day of top acts that will bring a truckload of rocking good times to the long weekend.
What started off as a joke over some fine craft beer at Rumours Rock City became a reality when Fred Otto, owner of the venue, said it could be hosted there. Inspired by a world-famous festival for its namesake, Brochella's line up was shaped by one Facebook post, a few negotiations and loads of laughs via Whatsapp.
The bands that will be performing on the day are Faz And The Firecrackers, Friends Like Thieves, The Just, The Cosmic Strange, The Ceramics, Jasper Dan, State Society, ShutUp! It's Sunday, I AM and Lonehill Estate. The line up showcases the best up and coming acts alongside seasoned performers that know how to get a party started.
Brocheallaholics will rage hard for an entire day on Saturday 15 April at Rumours Rock City. The first act kicks off at 3PM with the final act closing the festival at midnight. Rumours Rock City will be transformed for the day into a landscape of hipster delights, delicious grub and the best damn music.
The full line up and times across two stages are:
3PM - Faz And The Firecrackers
5PM - The Just
7PM - The Cosmic Strange
9PM - I AM
11PM - Jasper Dan
4PM - Friends Like Thieves
6PM - The Ceramics
8PM - State Society
10PM - Lonehill Estate
12AM - Shutup! It's Sunday
Entrance is only R40 before 5PM and R70 thereafter. Food and drink specials will be available on the day as well as band merchandise. Become a Brochellaholic and be at the first ever Brochella Festival in South Africa.
Rumours Rock City is located at the corner of Weltevreden Road and Valley Avenue in Johannesburg near Cresta shopping centre.
Stay connected with Brochella on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/brochellafest/
Join the official event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1871320723143340/