The Scoop: Afrikaans rock outfit Fokofpolisiekar has been announced as the fourth local band for Freedom Festival next year.
The Spin: One of South Africa’s biggest rock bands shall be bringing their furious blend of Afrikaans rock madness to the stage. they shall be performing alongside teen dreams The Plastics, Afrikaans rap outfit Bittereinder, Celtic metal outfit Haggis and Bong and six other local acts – which have yet to be announced. Two international acts shall also be joining the line-up. Much secrecy surrounds the festival and this adds to the suspense surrounding each announcement. Stay tuned to Freedom Festivals Facebook and Twitter page for more updates. In the meantime, watch the music videos for “Brand Suid-Afrika” and “Ek Skyn (Heilig)” below.
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