[WIN] Entry to Pressure (Drum n Bass) 1st Aug 2014

[WIN] Entry to Pressure (Drum n Bass) 1st Aug 2014

Cape Town’s favourite monthly drum n bass party is back with a vengeance this month. August’s edition of Pressure sees Science Frikshun director, and Pressure partner, RUDEONE return to the stage after being out of action for the past 5 months due to a severe leg injury. He’ll be backed up by Niskerone, Hyphen, Damage(…)

[WIN] Mr Price R1500 Shopping Voucher

[WIN] Mr Price R1500 Shopping Voucher

South Africa’s favourite instant fashion retailer, Mr Price, is back with another chance for you to win a R1500 shopping voucher! The Mr Price website has just been updated and relaunched. New features includes being able to reserve your shopping items! Click and Reserve is now available on the new Mr Price website and to(…)

[WIN] Entry: Labyrinth’s 9th Birthday, 9th Aug 14

[WIN] Entry: Labyrinth’s 9th Birthday, 9th Aug 14

Cape Town’s longest running indoor psy-trance party, Labyrinth (#Lab) is back! Ironically, this time they’ll be partying OUTDOORS at the Old Land Bank on Queen Victoria Street in Cape Town. Labyrinth started as a weekly Thursday night at Opium in 2005. It moved on to the Bang Bang Club (now Coco), Fiction, Rhino Room, Trinity(…)

The All New Shelflife Store Launch, 19.07.14

The All New Shelflife Store Launch, 19.07.14

There ain’t no party like a Shelflife party. The end. Basically this could be the shortest blog post in BCTCBlog history BUT, I gotta share a few pics as well. Well known Cape Townian streetware and street art shop, Shelflife, has just moved into their new premises. And it looks AMAZING! Super sleek, great lighting(…)

Lumineers LIVE in Cape Town, December 2014

Lumineers LIVE in Cape Town, December 2014

“I belong to you, you belong to me, you’re my sweeeetttthhheeeeaarrrtttt!” The Lumineers’s Ho! Hey! had only taken over taken the whole of South Africa (and the globe) last summer and now they’re heading to Cape Town this December! The American folk indie band will be rocking Kirstenbosch Gardens with their feel god pop indie(…)

Cape Town Street Food Festival 2014

Cape Town Street Food Festival 2014

This weekend will see the inauguration of the first official Cape Town Street Food Festival! Street food has been a massive global foodie trend for the last few years (apart from existing on the planet in various forms for decades) and it’s surprising it’s taken Cape Town so long to jump on the band wagon.(…)

[CLOSED] Entry: Reburn’s Majestic Album Launch

[CLOSED] Entry: Reburn’s Majestic Album Launch

Indie, alternative rockers Reburn are launching their latest album Majestic at the Assembly this Friday evening. The album is the culmination of two years’ worth of sweat and hustle, following two successful singles, ‘No Other Place’, produced by John Fortis (Razor Light, Paolo Nutini, The Prodigy) and ‘Won’t Let Go’, produced by Brendyn “Rusti” Rossouw (Taxi(…)

[CLOSED] Entry to Jack Parow’s Lekker By Die See Tour:

[CLOSED] Entry to Jack Parow’s Lekker By Die See Tour:

South Africa’s favourite skollie rapper, Jack Parow, is back in the Mother City as a part of his Lekker By Die See tour. This weekend saw him play at Cafe Roux in Noordhoek which sold out. He’ll be performing at Cafe Roux again on the 30th of July and I have some guest list to give(…)

UBER Cape Town Delivers Ice Cream To Your Door!

UBER Cape Town Delivers Ice Cream To Your Door!

My dreams came true on Friday when I received news that Uber Cape Town Taxi service would now be delivering ice cream to our doorsteps! I also think it’s ironic considering I’d been having a chat to the Gorgeous Blog about her experience of having ice cream delivered. One day later, boom! Ice cream to(…)

The Presets to play Rocking The Daisies 2014

The Presets to play Rocking The Daisies 2014

The Presets are “set” to play a “set” at Rocking the Daisies 2014! Ok I’m being goof but they really are. I don’t know much about them but Twitter’s excitement encouraged me to check them out. They base their sets on audio/visual performances and their website is pretty cool as it is. Rocking the Daisies(…)

SA DJ’s to Play Belgium Tomorrowland 2014

SA DJ’s to Play Belgium Tomorrowland 2014

Bridges for Music is a fantastic non-profit music-based organisation who have held numerous musical workshops in Cape Town including a session featuring Skrillex in Langa, Noisia and Richie Hawtin off the back of the CTEMF festivals. They have now taken their work a step further by partnering with Tomorrowland! They have provided an opportunity to(…)

[WIN] Zebra and Giraffe, Noordhoek, 15th July 2014

[WIN] Zebra and Giraffe, Noordhoek, 15th July 2014

Zebra and Giraffe are on a cross-country, pre-album tour for their latest album Knuckles. The Johannesburg band will be playing re-arranged acoustic versions of all of their biggest tracks along with some brand new songs. For the Southern Cape Town crew, catch them on Tuesday night at Cafe Roux in Noordhoek. DETAILS Tuesday, 15th of(…)

[WIN] Entry: The New Slang, Fiction (Fri 18th July)

[WIN] Entry: The New Slang, Fiction (Fri 18th July)

Sideshow is back with her brand new concept party, The New Slang. The New Slang invites artists to remix one producer’s original track. This edition is based on Cape Town producer, Dank. Young producers auditioned to play The New Slang by submitting a bootleg or original production. The 4 best producers were then chosen and requested(…)

[DINE] Azure: Dinner and a Movie

[DINE] Azure: Dinner and a Movie

Recently Mr Love and I were invited to the gorgeous 12 Apostles for their couples date night: Dinner and a Movie. After having driven past the exclusive hotel for years and years but never having visited, and loving their restaurant’s food (Azure) at the Taste of Cape Town Festival, I was really keen to visit.(…)

Wild Clover Farm in Stellenbosch

Wild Clover Farm in Stellenbosch

The dear Wild Clover Farm have been so kind as to invite me, on numerous occasions, to come and visit them. Because I work during the week and Mr Love works on weekends, we just haven’t been able to make it out to Stellenbosch to visit. Wild Clover Farm has had numerous events (St Patrick’s(…)