Date: 14 February 2019
Time: Doors open 6.45pm Music starts 7.45pm
Venue: Grand Arena, Grand West
Address: 1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Acacia Park, Cape Town, 7460
Award-winning, singer and songwriter Arno Carstens will be the support act for Bryan Ferry on the British artist’s tour of SA.
Bryan and Arno will hit the stage at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town on 14 February 2019 before heading to Sun Arena at Time Square Casino in Pretoria on 16 February 2019.
About the upcoming performances, Arno wrote on Twitter, “I’ve been a Ferry fan for so many years. This is going to be a very special experience.”
Arno Carstens, platinum selling singer songwriter and front man for cult rock band Springbok Nude Girls, has released multiple albums, with a string of successful singles and awards including “Best Rock Album” “Best Alternative Album” and “Song of the Year”. He has toured with INXS, U2 and the Rolling Stones and performed internationally at Glastonbury, Hard Rock Calling and VFestival. He’s been called “The godfather of South African Rock” by Mail & Guardian and Sunday Times have hailed him as “One of the most prolific songwriters and performers of our time”
Arno’s performance includes the hits from his career as front man of The Springbok Nude Girls, many of the beloved and most celebrated songs from his career as a platinum selling, award winning English solo artist and some popular cover tracks. Arno performs a bilingual set, and includes tracks from his debut Afrikaans album “Die Aandblom 13”