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.

DRUM & BASS RADIO

  • 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.

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

It Came From the Jungle 18th Birthday – 6th June 2024

  • What: Warehouse D&B event
  • Venue: The Alley, Paarden Eiland
  • Lineup: Niskerone, Dakota, Hyphen & More.
  • Instagram

PAST EVENTS

XTRTRSTRL feat. Hyphen

  • What: Drum n Bass in main club.
  • Venue: Club Paradise, 9 Albertus Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: Hyphen, Niems, Zain Wolf, Box Kitty, We Drop, Oh God
  • Tickets: R100 presold.
  • Instagram:

As Above, So Below

  • What: Drum n Bass in small club.
  • Venue: Xone, 23A Buitenkant Street
  • Lineup: As per the flier.
  • Instagram

BUUNSHEN – 10th May 2024

  • What: Drum n Bass in large club, hosted by Cherch.
  • Venue: District, Harrington Street.
  • Lineup: TBC
  • Instagram.

Flowstate – 30th April 2024

  • What: Drum n Bass in small club.
  • Venue: Minimal, 11 Orphan Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: 3Dot5, Be.rollin, Kallisto, Mewzu.
  • Instagram.

As Above So Below – 19th April

  • What: New dnb night behind Paradise
  • Venue: Xone
  • Tickets: R120 online

JUNGLE GROOVE – 28th March 2024

  • What: New drum n bass night.
  • Venue: Kong Cape Town, 12 Cobern St, De Waterkant, Cape Town, 8001.
  • Lineup: Hyphen, Dakota, Johnny Turbo (UKG).
  • Tickets: R100 presold, R150 after 10pm.
  • Instagram

LIGHT IT UP – 30th March 2024

  • What: Drum n Bass in main club.
  • Venue: Club Paradise, 9 Albertus Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: Amseth, Mew Zu, Reactor B, Kage, 3Dot5, Oh God.
  • Tickets: R100 presold, R150 for 2 tickets.
  • Instagram:

IT CAME FROM THE JUNGLE – 13th April 2024

  • What: Warehouse D&B event
  • Venue: The Alley, Paarden Eiland
  • Lineup: Niskerone, Dakota, Gabzilla, Niems x Lolo x Waveshader, Morgs x Kyo and Oli TheDJ.
  • Instagram

SEQUENCE – 22nd March 2024

  • What: Drum n Bass in small club.
  • Venue: Fools Gold at 90 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch (town outside Cape Town).
  • Lineup: Niskerone, Dakota, Fultron, Daryn Steytler
  • Instagram.

LIQUICITY CAPE TOWN – 10th February 2024

  • What: Outdoor D&B event brought to you by Science Frikshun, It Came from the Jungle and Liquicity.
  • Venue: Ostrich Farm, N7 – 20 minutes outside Cape Town.
  • Lineup: TBC (but assuming Maduk, RudeOne, Niskerone, the owners).
  • Instagram Event and tickets.

FLOWSTATE – 14th December 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass in small club.
  • Venue: Minimal, 11 Orphan Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: Be.rollin, etc.
  • Instagram.

KRAKOTA (UK) LIVE AT IT CAME FROM THE JUNGLE – 9th December 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass Warehouse Rave feat. KRAKOTA (UK)
  • Venue: The Alley, Paarden Eiland.
  • Lineup: Dakota, Niskerone, Krakota (UK).
  • Facebook event.

FIRST THURSDAY AT CLUB 101 – 2nd November 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass, UKG, Glitch Hop by Pressure D&B Owners.
  • Venue: Club 101 at 101 Castle Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: Hyphen (Pressure), RudeOne (Science Frikshun), Oddity.
  • Instagram.

MAYHEM IN PARADISE – 2nd November 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass, UKG, Dub by up n coming DJs.
  • Venue: Club Paradise, 9 Albertus Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: Ben Shubitz, Oli Lev, Camgas, Dakota ft Mc Tan, Ripchord, Fade.
  • Instagram Event.

FLOWSTATE – 9th November 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass all night.
  • Venue: Minimal, 11 Orphan Street, Cape Town (CBD).
  • Lineup: Ripchord, be.rollin, Rezmik, oxygen.exe
  • Facebook Event.

Immortal – 13th October 2023

  • What: Drum n Bass all night.
  • Venue: Club Paradise, 9 Albertus Street, Zonnebloem (CBD).
  • Lineup: Niskerone, Kallisto, Dakota, Among Us, Amseth.
  • Instagram Event.

Mayhem Events – 6th October 2023

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

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.

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.