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The 20th Splashy Fen (videos) 2

The 20th Splashy Fen (videos)

THE 20th Splashy Fen came and went in a drum-beat and proved to be one of the best ones yet. The crowd of festival goers ranged from metal-studded Goths to colourfully-clad hippies, whose Splashy spirits remained high whether they were jiving to a great South African band or chilling down by the riverside.

The 20th big Splash! 1

The 20th big Splash!

Preparations for the 20th Splashy Fen Music Festival taking place this year are already well underway and festival-goers making the annual pilgrimage to Underberg in KwaZulu-Natal can expect a special celebration to mark this major milestone in the festival’s history.

White Mountain festival videos 1

White Mountain festival videos

The White Mountain folk festival is an annual event that takes place near Giant’s Castle in the Central Drakensberg region of Kwa-Zulu Natal from 24-28 September. If you have been to Splashy Fen before this is basically a mini-version of that whole scene, only with more acoustic-type music and more of a family vibe. This was the third White Mountain festival and the event seems to be growing in popularity. I highly recommend it and suggest booking accommodation in the lodge if you’re not the camping type. It is during the rainy season after all

Guy Buttery on sitar 0

Guy Buttery on sitar

Guy Buttery is a true guru when it comes to playing instrumental music. He has been playing stringed instruments since he was ten, and his fantastic talent is evident in this video of him showing his skills on the sitar. I also made use of the YouTube annotations in this video