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Dub Inc in South Africa - first time!

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Dub Inc in South Africa for the first time!

Dub Inc is a world famous French reggae band. Their music is a mix of dancehall, hip-hop, dub, ska and rap. Influenced by African music, they sing in French, English and Kabyle. The group won three Victoires du Reggae, and has toured all over the world for many years, except in South Africa.
For their first time in this country, they will be at Bassline Fest (Johannesburg), Zakifo Festival (Durban) and Bushfire in Swaziland the last week-end of May.


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BUSHFIRE - Swaziland
Bushfire is Swaziland's acclaimed international music and arts festival held each year at House on Fire, an inspired and magical venue combining sculpture, mosaic and theatre built in the heart of the Ezulwini valley.

Dub Inc will be on fire on the 25th May.
Get your ticket: here
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BASSLINE FEST - Johannesburg
Part of the Mandela centenary, the Bassline Fest celebrates African unity and diversity. Organized by the Bassline venue, the festival started 14 years ago.

Dub Inc is part of the line-up for this new edition thanks to IFAS. The group will perform on the 26th May at Constitution Hill.
Get your ticket: here
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ZAKIFO - Durban
Zakifo festival brings the world's biggest international musicians to South Africa, with a diverse and eclectic program focusing on Africa and Afro-centric artists, across the entire spectrum of music around the globe.

Supported by IFAS, Dub Inc will perform on the 27th May – Blue Lagoon Beach day!
Get your ticket: here
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