Date Every second Friday, until 19 April
Time 4pm to 8pm
Venue Battery Park– Canal District, V&A Waterfront
Battery Park at the V&A Waterfront was a hive of activity at the first Sunset Series which took place on Friday, 22 February. Continuing every second Friday until 19 April, come and watch live music against a backdrop of the setting sun on the bridge of the Battery Park Canal. From 4pm to 8pm, visitors can enjoy free live concerts which will feature a guest DJ who will perform for the first two hours, followed by a live music performance. Popular actor and musician Mzukisi Ntantiso aka Def Eff will MC the event.
The rest of the park which includes; a grass area for picnics or a soccer game, basketball court, skatepark and Stand-up Paddling will be open for everyone to enjoy. For refreshments; Balmoral Supermarket, Shift Espresso Bar and Trail and Tar are available.
Friday, 08 March
DJ Adon Geel
DJ and music producer, Adon Geel will showcase a combination of Hip-hop and soul music from 4pm. Growing up in the Eastern Cape, Adon established himself as a rapper before joining the music production and sound engineering industry.
Actor, style icon and musician Mzukisi Ntantiso, also known as Def Eff (Definitely Efficient) will showcase his Hip-hop and rap skills from 6pm. The Cape Town based Def Eff is better known for his local acting roles in Montana and Stokvel and internationally he has featured in movies and series such as Homeland 3, Dominion and Black Sails to name a few.
Friday, 22 March
Three years ago, music producer David Migwalla and guitarist and vocalist Dylan Fine formed the iconic duo, Beat Sampras. Their first performance together was at the Cape Town Electronic Music Festival 2016. Together these local artists fuse R&B and jazz with deep bass and beats for everyone to enjoy.
Friday, 05 April
DJ, producer and member of the group Uppercut, the Alvhinator will be mashing up Hip-hop and R&B beats from 4pm at Battery Park. As an independent DJ, the Alvhinator has performed at some of South Africa’s best attended events such as Rocking the Daisies, Splashy Fen and the Cape Town Electronic Music Festival.
Born in Gugulethu, Cape Town, Uno July will be mixing the decks with his Hip-hop beats from 6pm. In 2015, Uno July went solo and has since collaborated with legendary artists such as Proverb, AKA, Black Coffee, the late Hugh Masekela as well as well-known international artists, Kendrick Lamar, Lauryn Hill and Mos Def.
Friday, 19 April
Jazz-soul and Hip-hop singer and songwriter, Tiffany Joseph will perform at Battery Park. Growing up in Lavender Hill, Tiffany’s musical journey began at a young age as she sang in various church choirs and played the sliver flute in her church orchestra. In 2014, Tiffany performed alongside rapper YoungstaCPT at the Cape Town Jazz Festival.