Skrillex and Niskerone workshop in Langa: Thu 28 Feb ’13

Very occasionally, this blog will post press releases about upcoming events, usually when they’re late-breaking and it’s the best avenue to get the information out. So, from Electric Music, promoters for the South African leg of the Skrillex Mothership Tour, comes news of a the multi-Grammy winner doing workshops in Langa on Thursday 28 February, 2013, alongside our own Niskerone, and courtesy of BridgesForMusic. If that’s is your music, it’d be silly to miss this.

Skrillex delivers a workshop for Bridges For Music in Langa, Cape Town on Thursday 28 February, 2013

Skrillex delivers a workshop for Bridges For Music in Langa, Cape Town on Thursday 28 February, 2013

Skrillex workshop with Bridges for Music

Skrillex, the six- time Grammy Award winner, and South African artist Niskerone will be offering a special free workshop on Thursday 28 February in Langa, Cape Town. In conjunction with Bridges for Music non-profit organization, Skrillex will conduct a session about bass music, technology and his achievements in the industry.

Sharing knowledge

Skrillex shows his willingness to share his knowledge and engage with young local DJs and producers.  The workshop will be the second held by Bridges for Music at the Langa Cultural Center, known as Guga S´thebe, following the great success of the first one with Richie Hawtin and Black Coffee earlier in February 2013.

Creative cultural experience

The purpose of these sessions is to enrich the local music culture, exposing it to new sounds, local and international artists, and creating a creative and cultural experience through music. Moving forward Electric will join Bridges for Music to explore new social projects through the music industry.

Mothership Tour

Skrillex will be in South Africa, as part of his international Mothership Tour, from 1 to the 3 March, performing in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. For more information see

Skrillex / Niskerone “Bridges For Music” workshop details:

  • Date: Thursday 28th February
  • Time: Starts 5.30pm
  • To book a seat, please send an email to
  • No seat bookings will be kept after 5.15pm.


Guga S’thebe Arts & Cultural Centre

Washington Street


Cape Town

   Directions to Langa  

On the N2 from Cape Town towards Somerset West.

Take exit to Bunga Ave./Langa.

Then follow the signs to Visitor Centre (it is close to the Langa Police Station).

Issued By: Kelly Dido (kelly (at) electricmusic (dot) co (dot) za)

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