Manzini, 12 May 2022 – The Epic Gig Episode III has announced its phase 2 line up. The event which will take place at Malkerns Country Club on 25 June 2022 is set to be the biggest Epic Gig yet with two stages on the day. Tammy Dlamini, Event Organiser at The Epic Gig mirrored his excitement about the second artist line-up saying that Eswatini has a lot to look forward to on the day, “Our line-up is honestly spectacular this year.

We have some of the best acts the SADC region has to offer both locally and internationally. It was important for us to consider what the fans want and put together a temping show that will set the scene for next year’s show. Each of our phase 2 artists are looking forward to bringing all they’ve got for our fans. Now is the time to buy your ticket and join us on 25 June. We would also like to thank our sponsors Eswatini National Arts and Culture Council, Movie Zone, Galito’s, Chicken Inn, Pizza Inn, Gems, Dixies International, Destiny Group and Out of the Box for all the support they have given us so far.”

The phase 2 line up has been carefully curated to bring an enticing show to Malkerns Country Club for The Epic Gig Episode III. The phase 2 line-up is as follows:

Eswatini based artists

  • Spin Dr Magic
  • Steez
  • Cheistar
  • Expo
  • Jojo
  • Luigi Gang Child
  • Melie FNM
  • Milkiee
  • Senetisiwe
  • Swiss
  • DJ Lady Zee
  • Esco
  • Lord Shane

South African based artists

  •  Emtee
  • BokkieULT
  • Buffalo Soulja
  • Bassie
  • MFR Souls
  • Mickey M

Tickets for The Epic Gig Episode III can be bought at Movie Zone at The Gables, Computicket, Shoprite, all Galito’s, Pizza Inn and Chicken Inn outlets nationwide. Eswatini can also look forward to a number of The Epic Gig Episode III pop up’s which will take place at selected venues around Eswatini. Both tickets and merchandise will be on sale at these activations. Some of the most recent pop ups have taken place at Solani’s and Mdzimba View where The Epic Gig Episode III fans got to get a taste of what to expect on 25 June. As was previously communicated a general access ticket costs E300, VIP E500 and VVIP E10 000.

The VVIP experience includes a platter, mixers, two bottles of either gin, whiskey or brandy and a lounge from which the VVIP guests can enjoy all the main acts the day has to offer. The phase one artist line-up currently consists of Demthuda, Blxckie, Kwesta, Blaq Diamond, Tempo, TLT, Mr Jazziq, Sar Nilo, Bay Bash, Costa Titch, Aya City, Davez Mirror and Andile Mpisane. The Freshman Class of 2022, The Epic Gig Episode III’s platform for fresh talent, will feature Sir Teazy, Drt Jahlil, Mac theter, Paco, Jxmmi_c33, TayTheBeast, Mad Uno, Zano_Soul, DJ Shawprops and Thubillion. They will be performing on this year’s Freshman Stage. Dlamini concludes, “If you haven’t bought your ticket, hurry to your nearest outlet and get one for you and your friends. We have tried our best to keep the price of the ticket at a reasonable price in relation to who we will be putting on stage.

We want to continue pushing boundaries at The Epic Gig by taking our acts global. We want this music show piece to be one of those that puts Eswatini on the global entertainment line-up each year. Keep following our social media pages, @theepicgigsd on Instagram and Facebook. Regular updates will be posted on what you can look forward to for 25 June and beyond.” Those who are interested in setting up stalls on 25 June should email for the vendor agreement. Although stalls will be available on the day, spaces will be very limited.