Arno Carstens Full Band

Fri Dec 20, 16:00 - Sat Dec 21, 00:00
Emerald Vale Brewery


Arno Carstens is an award-winning singer-songwriter and fine-artist based in Cape Town, South Africa. 

During his career as the lead singer of The Springbok Nude Girls, and subsequently as a solo artist, Arno has released multiple albums in both English and Afrikaans, with a string of successful singles & awards including Best Rock Album, Best Alternative Album & Song of the Year.  

Arno has headlined every major South African music festival and performed at the Isle of Wight FestivalGlastonburyV FestivalT in the Park and Hard Rock Calling. He has also performed with The Rolling StonesU2and The Police on their European tours. Arno also features as lead vocalist and co-writer on three tracks on the Mike + The Mechanics 2011 album The Road.

He’s been called “The godfather of South African Rock” by Mail & Guardian & Sunday Times have hailed him as “One of the most prolific songwriters & performers of our time

Arno is also a celebrated fine artist who paints in oils or acrylic on canvas and draws with charcoal on paper. He has collaborated with Beezy Bailey and the late Bared de Wet. His work can be viewed and purchased online at or in person via appointment in Simonstown, Cape Town at his home based studio and gallery.




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Arno Carstens Full Band
Emerald Vale Brewery
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