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The 16th September sees the festivals courage come to light at the festival finale, also the Faku’gesi Beats Block Party. A 12 hour odyssey through the Tshimologong Precincts innovation hotspots that will leave you both enlightened and inspired.
 
With both local and international powerhouses on the bill bringing their own sense of audiovisual ingenuity, the festival finale aims to pioneer installations, sights and sounds never before seen, heard or felt. Join us as we fill Johannesburg's streets with an array of genre bending expressions.
 
Installations by BlockByBlock, ColabNowNow, A MAZE / Johannesburg and focused screen performances supported by Canada 150 and the Ani-Marathon.
 
Beats and Music Headliners include the trap-house-jazz polymath MASEGO, beatstrumentalist MNDSGN alongside Soulection founder Joe Kay; European producers Melodiesinfonie and Evil Needle, Britain’s Hannah Faith and local luminaries Nonku Phiri and Zaki Ibrahim.
 
Further Featuring:
Melodiesinfonie (CH)
Beat Sampras
Doowap
Micr.Pluto
Symatics
Mr Moeh 24
Brownpepperan
 
Date: 16 September 2017
 
Venue: The Tshimologong Precinct
 
Time: 12h00 - 00h00
 
Tickets:
Early Bird Sold Out
Second Phase Presale R400-00
R500-00 At the door
 
https://www.quicket.co.za/events/32795-fakugesi-beats-bloc-party/#/
 
Our Partners: Tshimologong Precinct, Pro Helvetia & ANT Fund, British Council Connect ZA, French Institute, WeHeartBeat, Canada 150.
 
About Weheartbeat: Founded by partners-in-rhyme Dominique Soma and Sims Phakisi, Weheartbeat has a penchant for selecting only the best in collaborators who emulate their love for, and investment in, the digital age of music. Fast friends with the much respected Soulection, Mellow Orange and Stones Throw labels to name a few, camp Weheartbeat have maintained their dedication to authenticity, therefore seeing Fak’ugesi entrusting many major segments of this year’s expansive platform to the their talented team.
 
#fakugesibeats #bravetech

When and where?

Tshimologong Precinct

Starts:
Sat 16 Sep 2017 at 12:00 PM (SAST)
Ends:
Sun 17 Sep 2017 at 12:00 AM (SAST)

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