January 31, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
cafe Roux, Cape Town
“CROSSCURRENT may be a young band but they are making their way as one of the freshest sounds on the S.A. music scene. Packing a powerful punch with their big songs and high energy performances”
CROSSCURRENT is a three man independent Afro/Rock/Pop band playing their own brand of original music. David Franke (Lead Singer/Guitarist/Songwriter), Mil0 Hills-Williams (Amazingly talented drummer and percussionist) and Owen Franke (Keyboard, Trumpeter and every other possible instrument)
- CROSSCURRENT – So named after the meeting and blending of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans at the Cape of Good Hope, which speaks of the band’s Authentic Cape Town background and love of the ocean, the wild and all things ‘green’. The name ‘Crosscurrent’ also highlights the mixed cultural backgrounds of the band members.
- CROSSCURRENT’S original compositions incorporate traditional Cape/ African Rhythms with a rich, tight sound. The three musicians carry their audience on an epic journey through buildups and drops with a complicated and resonant repertoire. Their infectious songs find their audience, their lyrics touch and connect with their fans.
- Each of CROSSCURRENT’S 18 original tunes are woven with distinctive. and diverse elements, creating music that is both serious, fun and uplifting. With a toe tapping, dance orientated ‘festival’ sound, they capture their audience and carry them away.
- Influenced by international artist like Mumford and Son, Two Door Cinema Club, Lumineers, George Ezra, Ben Howard to name a few and local artists, The Kiefness, Beatenburg, Watershed and Prime Circle.
**PLEASE NOTE: DINNER FROM 6.30/7PM. SHOW AT 8.30PM