The much-anticipated Mother City Live website was launched on Monday and included the release of the first phase of the festival lineup. Social network was abuzz with the #MCL2015 which trended in Cape Town and South Africa on Twitter.
The first phase lineup includes a number of different arts. “The selection of performers and visual artists has been a rigorous process that I think the team has managed really well. The idea was to create an environment where there will be something for everybody and to introduce people to new artists.” says Greenback Media Group Director Tashinga Mutakwa
The biggest announcement was that the talented Zimbabwean Rapper Tehn Diamond will be one of the headliners for the festival.
Here is the list of the 1st phase artists:
-Noa Milan (Singer)
-Josh Roxton (Folk Duo)
-Vusi Kambi (Singer)
-Modisa Kaale (Photographer)
-Tehn Diamond (Rapper)
-The Liminals (Indie-Rock Band)
– NV Funk (DJ)
-Ini Heri (Singer)
-Native Drums (DJ Duo)
Early bird tickets are available at the following stores:
-Boaston Society (Long Street)
-Stick BBQ (Rondebosch and Observatory)
-The Great Wizoo (Rondebosch)
You can also buy tickets online on Quicket
A one-day pass will set you back a mere R50 and you can get your hands on a 2 days pass for R70.
Be on the lookout for the 1st phase artists profiling coming up soon. The second phase lineup announcement will also take place soon.