The OnewayTraffic roadshow, a feast of hip-hop and house, will Pretoria, Cape Town and Johannesburg with a line-up that includes Black Motion, Groove Afrika and Riky Rick, while Durban will be treated to local talents Witness the Funk and Aewon Wolf. Tickets at Computicket or Computicket outlets, Shoprite, Checkers and Checkers Hyper stores. More information on Twitter.
Headlined by Nightmares On Wax, who arguably boast the best mix of the ‘DJ Kicks’ series, and Goldie, who pioneered the jungle music movement (and is a former James Bond villain). Built into the very DNA of the CTEMF is a vision of showcasing the true breadth of electronic music. Hear Germany’s Boris Brejcha, inventor of the ‘high-tech minimal’ sub-genre, alongside trailblazers like house master Vinny Da Vinci and hip-hop innovator Okmalumkoolkat. Get tickets and info.
One day, three stages and gourmet food high-lighting local farmers’ produce. Parklife quickly established itself as a premier music space. They’re mum on the 2016 line-up, but previous stars included Modest Mouse, Xavier Rudd, American Authors, Seether and KT Tunstall. When it’s not festival time, the Parklife team also brings out acts like Creed’s Scott Stapp and Canada’s Crystal Castles – and they manage Jeremy Loops. It’s worth keeping an eye on their Facebook page.