May 11th, 2012
Following the release of their second critically acclaimed album, TEN$ION, and Having just completed a long string of Australian and American dates, South African ZEF rap/rave duo Die Antwoord have finally announced a long awaited show at London’s HMV Forum on Thursday 5th July.
Die Antwoord came together in 2008 in South Africa and consists of Watkin Tudor Jones, aka Ninja, fire-breathing, venom-spitting Yo-Landi Vi$$er, and DJ Hi-Tek. Their debut album, $O$, was first made available February 2010 as a free download on their official website, and the band launched their first music videos, Enter the Ninja and Zefside on DIE ANTWOORD.COM That month alone the site received over 41 million hits and the server went into instant meltdown.
TEN$ION was recorded and produced in South Africa by DJ Hi-Tek with additional production by Ninja. TEN$ION is presented by ZEF Records, in association with Good Smile, and distributed globally by Downtown Records and COOP Music. And as they say in Afrikaans: Die Antwoord se rympies sal jou fokken kop skop.
Die Antwoord’s London HMV Forum show follows the announcements of their worldwide festival appearances this summer.
Thursday 5th July London HMV Forum (0844 847 2405)
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Check out the video for EVIL BOY below.
Tags: $O$, COOP Music, Die Antwoord, DJ Hi-Tek, Downtown Records, Ninja, Ten$ion, Yo-Landi Vi$$er, ZEF Records