Photographer: Hayden Phipps.
As professed, 2015 did turn out to be Francois van Coke’s year. The success of his self-titled debut album and his break-out hit with Karen Zoid, Toe Vind Ek Jou, has been widely publicized.
Francois exits this year on a high note as Apple Music and iTunes have announced his solo album as Best Afrikaans Album of 2015. In August Toe Vind Ek Jou reached Platinum Status digitally, in excess of 20 000 downloads on iTunes alone.
Get FRANCOIS VAN COKE’s award winning album here: itunes.apple.com
NEONLIG music video… out now!
On the 10th of December, kykNET released the music video for Neonlig featuring Die Heuwels Fantasties. Francois describes this song as a “somber grunge pop”.
Watch Neonlig below!
The FRANCOIS VAN COKE 12” Vinyl
Raise the bar in classy Christmas gift giving with Francois van Coke’s limited edition 12” vinyl. Only 500 were printed. Get this collector’s item at permanentrecord.co.za.
Francois van Coke thanks you for your amazing support in 2015 and wishes you a wonderful festive season and safe travels.
Francois’ shows in December:
Date: 19 December
Venue: Club Mykonos Resort, Langebaan
Tickets: R100pp per day (Adult), R50pp per day(Child under 14), R300pp per day(VIP Pass)
Contact: Club Mykonos Langebaan - 0227077000
27 December - Zanzibar, Knysna
Address: Melville Centre, Main Road, 6571 Knysna, Western Cape
Performance Time: 10pm
Tickets Entrance: R60 (only at the door)
28 December - Bush Lapa, Herold’s Bay
Address: Bush Lapa @ Herolds Bay Eco Resort, Oubaai Road, George
Performance Time: 21h00
Gates open: 18h00
31 December - Diaz NYE Party, Mossel Bay
Address: Beach Boulevard East, Mossel Bay, Western Cape
Performance Time: 19h00
General tickets @ R105 and Private (VIP) Bar tickets @ R300. Visit cocreate.nutickets.co.za
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Francois van Coke & Karen Zoid at Kirstenbosch
in Gig ReviewsBy Kim Atkin