Bushfire Festival

Africa’s most diverse world music and arts festival announced its main artist line-up
at the official launch event held in Swaziland on Wed March 25th. MTN BUSHFIRE
returns on May 29 – 31st 2015 with the most eclectic and star-studded line-up to

Popular acts featured in the highly anticipated line-up include, Switzerland pop artists
Kadebostany, Poni Hoax from France and from Madagascar, Jjoby in addition to
Swaziland’s Tlale Makhene.

MTN BUSHFIRE is also thrilled to welcome back to the main stage South African
acts The Soil, Freshlyground and international rock super-stars, The Parlotones.
Other top South African acts to feature for the first time this year include Bongeziwe
Mabandla and BCUC.

These newly announced artists will take their place alongside Grammy winning MTN
BUSHFIRE 2015 headliners, Les Nubians. Other artists also previously announced
include top South African acts Shortstraw, Australia’s Black Jesus Experience, as
well as Mozambique’s Banda Kakana amongst many others.

The three full days of live musical performances are complimented by a range of
cultural and family-oriented activities which include The Barn, an interactive art,
dialogue and performance space, the Global Food Village, the Handcraft and Design
Marketplace and the Kidzone hosting a dedicated programme for families.

The main stage line-up for MTN BUSHFIRE 2015 reflects a truly global and diverse
range of musical genres– hailing from as far afield as Australia, Turkey and Austria
complementing the many artists performing from African countries closer to home..


Early bird tickets are available until March 31st from the MTN BUSHFIRE website,

From April 1st physical tickets will be available from the MTN BUSHFIRE website
and outlets in Maputo, Johannesburg and Swaziland. In Johannesburg, the Lucky
Bean restaurant in Melville.

In Maputo, Bairro Bistro. In Swaziland, at the All Out Africa Internet Café MTN
service centres in Riverstone Mall and Corporate Place, as well as at Shak’s Gables,
Rob’s Matsapha and E-Top Up in Bhunu Mall.

Make sure you are one of the 20,000 music and arts fans who “BRING THEIR FIRE”
to the scenic farmlands of the Malkerns Valley to experience this unique event.

For more information and to purchase tickets: Also visit: @BushfireFest