In the build-up just over a week ago, 5Gum alluded to the reveal of the latest #5GumExperience. In news that broke last week, it became official… The Kooks will headline the #5GumExperience that will be hitting Jo’burg on 19 April in and Cape Town on 20 April.
As with any previous #5GumExperience, tickets are not available for purchase. The only way you can get tickets is to apply for them via the 5 Gum Facebook page. Adding a product barcode will grant you a double entry!
The Kooks are an English rock band formed in Brighton, East Sussex, in 2004. In 2006 they got signed to Virgin Records and released their debut quadruple platinum selling album “Inside In/Inside Out”, which was followed in 2008 by their second album “Konk” which debuted at number one in the UK. The Kooks released a third album ‘Junk Of The Heart’ on September 12th. Having sold in excess of 3 million records worldwide”, this latest album sees the band reach new heights in the industry.
The Kooks gained mainstream media attention with the band winning the award for Best UK & Ireland Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2006, and picking up a nomination at The Brit Awards for the single “She Moves in Her Own Way. Looks like we are in for a treat as 5 Gum welcomes Luke Pritchard, Hugh Harris and Peter Denton to South Africa!
Remember to go check out the 5 Gum Facebook page to apply for tickets! And go get yourself some 5Gum… I’m not saying your breath stinks, I’m saying that your barcode will grant you a double entry into the ticket application.
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