The family-friendly event aims to attract a diverse audience with music spanning across genres to appeal to both the young and young at heart. Heart FM Managing Director Renee Redelinghuys explains: “Putting on this multimillion-rand event for the people of Cape Town is our way of saying thank you for making us the biggest radio station in the Western Cape*.”
Festival Directors Denver Apollus and Marlo Paulse are confident that the Heart Cape Town Music Festival will be an event second to none. Apollus adds, “We are mindful of the challenges previous concerts at Newlands Cricket Ground has faced and we are applying a different model in the site layout for the event. Asked about the event, Paulse believes it is something unique to offer Heart FM’s listeners. “Apart from the affordability we see the Heart Cape Town Music Festival as an opportunity to bring Cape Town to life all on one stage.” Confirmed artists to perform on the day include:
Jimmy Nevis, Youngsta CPT, Mark Alex, Prime Circle, Craig Lucas, AKA, Casper Nyovest, Sketchy Bongo, Tresor, Dr Victor and the Rasta Rebels, Mango Groove, Die Heuwels Fantasties, Nasty C, Emo Adams, Sasha Lee, Alistair Izobell , Salome, Kurt Darren, Chad Saaiman, Jarrad Ricketts and Airborne.
Tickets for the event are priced between R70 and R150 and can be purchased via Computicket
. For more information visit www.heartfm.co.za or add us on Facebook @Heart104.9FM or follow us on Instagram @heart1049fm or Twitter @heart1049fm. *BRC RAMS Jan-Jun 2017