News regarding Bastille coming to South Africa in 2014 was officially announced by 5fm earlier this week. The UK band, famous for their hit single Pompeii off their debut album, Bad Blood, which was released in 2013.
The track has been topping the charts in various European countries including the United Kingdom, Ireland and Italy, and has also been receiving a great deal of airplay in South Africa in recent months.
The Youtube video for the track has also racked up a massive 35 million hits.
Here is the video in case you are wondering which song we are referring to:
The tour to South Africa will include concerts in Cape Town and Johannesburg. The concert in Cape Town will be held at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens on 8 January 2014, while the Johannesburg leg of the concert will take place at Emmarential Dam on 11 January 2013.
Tickets for both performances are already on sale through the Webtickets website, and will certainly sell fast given the band’s huge popularity among local fans.