Yes the rumours have been true, Dave Mathews Band shall rock South Africa in November. With Dave Matthews Band heading to South Africa, local rock fans have much reason to be elated.
An outstanding rock act – the group have been ranked as the biggest touring act worldwide of the past decade and has sold over 18 million tickets since its inception. Dave Matthews Band will be supported by music legend Vusi Mahlasela. Vusi has shared the stage with Sting, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Josh Groban, Paul Simon, Ray LaMontange, among many others.
Dave Matthews Band is touring in support of its latest album, Away From The World, which Rolling Stone named as one of the Top 50 Albums of 2012 while The New York Times’ Jon Pareles noted “The songs have grown-up concerns, from lifelong love to the entire sweep of human history, in settings that range from sparse intimacy to intricate folk-and-funk excursions.”
Produced by Steve Lillywhite, the record entered the Billboard 200 at number one, making Dave Matthews Band the first group in chart history to have six consecutive studio albums debut at the top the charts. Tickets are available through Computicket and Big Concerts.
Dave Matthews Band SA Tour Details
Date: November 30
Venue: GrandArena, GrandWest
Date: December 3
Venue: Coca-Cola Dome