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Underground Press is South Africa's longest-running online source for all things music, film, TV, comedy, live events and more. Providing South Africans with the latest in news, events, reviews and interviews across the globe.

Underground Press covers a variety of music genres - from Rock, Metal, Blues Rock, Hip-hop, Jazz, Folk Rock, and much more - featuring reviews and interviews on your favourite artists and keeping you up to date on the latest events in and around South Africa.

Having interviewed local and international musicians, such as Dani Filth of Cradle of Filth, Chris van der Walt of Black Cat Bones, Boargazm and Vulvodynia, Path P and Neil Breytenbach of CANTREL, popular SA band Prime Circle and movie producers Patrick and George Garcia - we keep you in-the-know! 

All of this can be heard on our podcast channel at SoundCloud, here!

You can also visit our YouTube Channel for an exclusive interview with Bastille here!

Underground Press covers all your bucket list local events and festivals, like Splashy Fen, Endless Daze, Mieliepop Festival, Up The Creek, KRANK’D UP, Park Acoustics, and October Fest, to name a few. Live events covered include The Pixies, Iron Maiden, Guns 'n Roses, Aborted, Fear Factory, James, Santana, Roxette, Daughtry and Rodriguez.

As we at UP continue to move forward, working closely with Splashy Fen, Big Concerts and Amp Events, we'll be covering many more live events, so stay tuned.

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