Heavy metallers Bleeding Spawn and Only Forever loving the Griind Coffee…
3 TIME Award winning best death metal band Bleeding spawn started in 2009 with the ambition to be the sickest death metal band in South Africa, Darius got members to create brutal technical death metal. IN 2012 Bleeding spawn did a nation wide tour along with Italian band Fleshgod Apocalypse on the detonation tour. Playing some of south Africa major festivals such as Ramfest,Rocktober fest ,Thornfest .2013 showed the first wacken metal battle in south Africa pushing us through to the finals. Early 2014 Bleeding spawn got nominated and awarded South Africans best death metal band played overthrust fest in Botswana and opened up for Canadian giants Kataklysm.
Playing WItchfest in 2015 with a line up that included Cannibal Corpse, Aborted, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Hatebreed, Septic Flesh, ALestrom, Kataklysm, Carnifex and more. January 2016 Released our First album Pathogenic Mechanized Abomination…Few months after sighned to CDN records. Awarded 2nd time for best death metal band in south Africa in may 2016.Opened up For ABORTED in mid 2016. Played WItchfest again With Devil Driver from the USA in 2017, Awarded 3rd time for best death metal band in south Africa in 2017
International band openings and Same Bill slots:
BRING ME THE HORIZON(Ramfest)-UK
ABORTED – BEL
DEVIL DRIVER -USA
Catch Bleeding Spawn live…
7 July Cool Runnings Centurion
18 august Sundowners Alberton
29 September Krank’d Up music fest at Sundowners. Featuring international artists like “Miss May I ” and “SikTh”
Catch ONLY FOREVER Live…
9 August Rumours Rock City. Brochella.
29 September Krank’d Up music festival.
Only Forever is a Johannesburg, South Africa hard rock band founded in 2007. Its members, Fernando Policarpo (Vocals), Nick Gibbs (Bass), Sean Stephen (Rhythm G…uitar), Wouter Botha (Lead Guitar), and Jay Pienaar (Drums), are all seasoned musicians from diverse musical and gigging backgrounds.
The band’s discography exemplifies this diversity, and they are not afraid to push their musical boundaries, innovating with each new release. From their debut EP, Auternus, through to the full-length releases In Silence, Horizon Sets Fire, and Death of a Cynic they support their studio work with explosive live shows. The Metalist ZA confirms this stating that “ONLY FOREVER ARE ONE OF THE METALIST ZA’S FAVOURITE LIVE ACTS AND ARE A MUST-SEE ACT”.
In terms of gigging experience, Only Forever has toured extensively throughout Southern Africa, and have played most major festivals including Krank’d Up (South African Metal Music Awards winner for best festival), Oppikoppi, Thornfest, and Seasons Wither. Not only do they constantly play with the cream of South Africa’s band talent, they also have incredible international support shows under their belt, sharing the stage with the likes of 36 Crazyfists, Tesseract, Affiance, Dead Letter Circus, Norma Jean, Periphery, Knorkator, Protest the Hero, Unearth, and Monuments.
Looking at media support, Only Forever has been featured significantly on leading South African music sites, such as The Metalist ZA, Strum, and Metal4Africa, and numerous top commercial and campus radio and Television, including 5FM, Tuks FM, 94.7 Highveld Stereo, RSG, UJFM, Mix-FM, KTV (on M-Net), and MK, as well as Balcony TV.
Their entire discography is available on all major streaming services, including iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and Yahoo Music. Only Forever is managed by Turning Tricks Entertainment and is proudly supported by Lovemore Music Illovo.
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Management and press: Duncan Bell firstname.lastname@example.org