Al-John (Hyphen) has been a drum n bass DJ for over 20 years and hosts the longest running D&B FM radio show in Southern Africa. We love the art form and wanted to share the small community we have going on in Cape Town.

If you’re keen for a drum n bass rave, here are the next gigs coming up:

It Came From the Jungle feat. Grafix (UK) – 29th Sept 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass Warehouse Rave feat. Graffix (UK)
  • Venue: The Alley, Paarden Eiland.
  • Lineup: Finnadrift, Gabzilla, Hyphen, Niskerone, Grafix, Dakota, Dopplershift.
  • Facebook event.

Mayhem Events – 6th Oct 2023

  • What: Mixed genre student night.
  • Venue: Love Thy Neighbour, 110 Bree Street, CBD.
  • Lineup: Gabe, Big Redm Fadem Camgas, Dakota, Mamblls.
  • Instagram Event.


  • Hyphen hosts the Sublime Drum & Bass Show every Tuesday night at 10pm on Bush Radio. You can tune in via 89.5FM or via the Bush Radio website.


Haezer at the Armchair – 22nd Sept 2023

  • What: Mixed genre event featuring D&B.
  • Venue: Armchair Theatre, Observatory
  • Lineup: Haezer (Electro), Hyphen (D&B), Niskerone (D&B)
  • Facebook event.