introducing: ree-burth. south african heavy metal from the township of soweto

December 23, 2014

Check out South African heavy metal band Ree-burth. Hailing from the Soweto township, the band are one of South Africa’s only all-black rock band – describing themselves as alternative rock – and bringing a new sound to the people of South Africa. The band have been touring the whole of South Africa this year, and their fan base continues to grow – a fan base of both whites and blacks. Listen to their music, below; plus, watch an interview with the band.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor