The RAMfest 2012 lineup has been finalised and it really is looking like one of the best festivals to come to South Africa EVER… Here is all of the vital info that you need:
5 cities! 5 days! 7 stages! Local and international artists! The main acts have been extended to include the likes of AWOLNATION (USA) alongside greats like In Flames (Sweden), Infected Mushroom (Israel) and drum and bass master NETSKY ft. MC Darrison (Belgium and UK).
Friday 02 March 2012: Port Elizabeth, Hume Park
Saturday 03 March 2012: Bloemfontein, Mystic Boer
Friday 09 March 2012: Durban, Origin Night Club
Saturday 10 March 2012: Johannesburg, Riversands Farm
Sunday 11 March 2012: Cape Town Ostrich Ranch, N7
*Please note that the international acts will only be performing at RAMfest in Joburg and Cape Town and Netsky will also be in Durban.
Audiomatik Events and Hilltop Live would like to thank Ramfest 2012 Sponsors: Red Heart Rum; Monster Energy; MK; Olmeca Tequila, Hunters; Black Label; Music Connection; Boom.fm; Rolling Stone
Line up details: (Please note that the line up changes from city to city.)
10 March 2012: Johannesburg, Riversands Farm
The RAM is back! Taking place at the Riversands Farm in Johannesburg for the second year running, the festival once again promises to bring Jozi the best time of their life. This time round there is also an option for camping. Camping tickets are R50 pp for 2 nights (Fri and Sat) and R30 pp for 1 night (Sat). No camping tickets available for only Friday. Space is limited so book asap. Buy your camping tickets here.
Please note: Camping ticket does not include festival ticket and does not allow you entry to the festival arena. You will also not be allowed into the campsite without a valid festival ticket.
RAMfest JHB Party Bus from Pretoria:
After the success of Railway to RAMfest in 2010 & 2011, Hotbox Express has decided to organize a party bus from Pretoria to Ramfest JHB.
Tickets will go on sale on Monday 5 February 2012. There are only 60 tickets available.
For more info mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us on 074 143 7471.
Red Heart Main Stage:
In Flames (Sweden), Infected Mushroom (Israel), AWOLNATION (USA), The Narrow, Pestroy, Fokofpolisiekar, Chromium, Shadowclub, Newtown Knife Gang.
Olmeca Electronic Stage:
NETSKY ft. MC Darrison (Belgium & UK), Niskerone, Double Adaptor, RudeOne, Tasha Baxter, Deeziak, Benson, Cutkeylow, Ambush.
JHB Tickets: R350
11 March 2012: Cape Town Ostrich Ranch, N7
That’s right folks; RAMfest is back in Cape Town to unleash its 1 day festival to bring you the best we have to offer. Having travelled to other countries to observe the world’s most acclaimed festivals, the organisers have amped up the volume in line with international standards – so get ready for some explosive performances. The Cape Town Ostrich Ranch is located only 20 minutes’ drive from Cape Town along the N7, towards the West Coast.
For those of you that love camping, we`ve got you sorted. Camping opens on Saturday morning 10h00; camping tickets are R50 pp for 2 nights (Sat & Sun) and R30 pp for 1 night (Sun). Please note: Camping ticket does not include festival ticket and will not allow you entry to the festival arena. You will also not be allowed into the campsite without a valid festival ticket. No camping tickets available for only Saturday. Camping tickets limited so organise asap! Buy your camping tickets here.
RAMfest CT Party Buses brought to you by Easy Company:
Why wait till you get to RAMFest to start the party!? Hop aboard the action-packed RAMfest bus in collaboration with Easy Company and get rock ‘n rolling before you’ve even arrived. Busses will be transporting eager festival-goers to the Ostrich Ranch and back again, saving you the hassle of appointing a designated driver, or the risk of drinking and driving!
Red Heart Main Stage:
In Flames (Sweden), Infected Mushroom (Israel), AWOLNATION (USA), The Narrow, Fokofpolisiekar, Taxi Violence, Hog Hoggidy Hog, Newtown Knife Gang, Sabretooth.
Olmeca Electronic Stage:
NETSKY ft. MC Darrison (Belgium & UK), Niskerone, Haezer, P.H.Fat, Dub Vader, B-Team, Das Kapital, Audiophile, Hyphen vs SFR.
CPT Tickets: R350
02 March 2012: Port Elizabeth, Hume Park
Don’t say nothing good ever comes your way. For the first time ever, RAMfest will be visiting the windy city to cook up a big storm of rock ‘n roll awesomeness. PE, we have some more good news! Hume Park is making camping space available for those of you that would like to stay over on the evening after RAMfest.
Here is the campsite booking details:
· Camping R40
· Pre booking’s essential
· Contact number, Hume Park: 0415861518
· Email address: Humepark_caravanpark@telkomsa.net
Please note: Your festival ticket does NOT include camping. Camping must be booked prior to your arrival directly with Hume Park management on the contact details that’s provided above.
Fokofpolisiekar, Niskerone, Volume Conflict, Guns ‘n Lazers, Huis Najaar, Herotide, Hog Hoggidy Hog.
Tickets PE: R80
03 March 2012: Bloemfontein, Mystic Boer
This is what you have been waiting for, your very own huge rock ‘n roll and alternative music concert. Finally, RAMfest has decided to claw its way to Bloemfontein for what will hopefully be the first of many appearances in the City of Roses. Hear the rumble, feel the rumble, its coming.
We were forced to make a couple of last minute changes, but we stuck to our guns and will bring you a night of incredible music nonetheless. LONG LIVE ROCK N ROLL!
Fokofpolisiekar, Niskerone, Shadowclub, No Halo`s, All Will Fall, Koldproduk.
Tickets BLOEM: R80
09 March 2012: Durban, Origin Night Club
The RAM is back on the sunny shores of the largest city in KwaZulu-Natal; a city where east meets west. This year RAMfest Durban will move to Origin Night Club, come and have a great time with us.
Line Up (local and international):
NETSKY ft. MC Darrison (Belgium & UK), Niskerone, Hyphen vs SFR, DJ Nightvision, Amigo, Veranda Panda, Ditigal Kaos, Icarus, We’ve Been Hacked, Mad Love, Slice Freddy, Leo, Bear Girls, Jay Tweak, Mark E Mark.
Tickets: DBN: R120
We have been given 4 tickets( 2 single tickets for CAPE TOWN & 2 single tickets for JOZI ) to give away to you crazy party people.
WHAT you need to do?
1. Comment below and give us your ULTIMATE festival tip to surviving RAMfest this year
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Winners will be announced on the 1st of March.
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