Arno Carstens one of five power vocalists in SA super group, Blood Brothers

Blood brothers

Arno Cartsens’ fans will be thrilled to hear that the legendary alternative rock artist is part of South Africa’s first ever super group,Blood Brothers, which unite on 18 July 2015 at Carnival City’s Big Top Arena for a one-night-only concert in aid of cancer education.

The multiple award winning artist, currently based between Cape Town and London, is one of five vocalists in the ten member band going into “battle” for a good cause. The Blood Brothers collaboration also includes vocalists Arno Carstens(Springbok Nude Girls); Kobus de Kock jnr (Black Cat Bones); George Van DerSpuy (Taxi Violence and Goodnight Wembley), and Albert Frost (Blues Broers)..

They will be backed by Hunter Kennedy (Fokofpolisiekar and Heuwels Fantasties) and Rian Zietsman (Taxi Violence and Beast) on guitar; Loedi Van Reenen (Taxi Violence) on bass, and Jason Hinch (Black Cat Bones) and Isaac Klawansky (Shadowclub) on drums. As one band, they’ll perform the major hits that made them famous, plus they’ll take on songs from the international bands that influenced their sound.

The Blood Brothers concert is at 20h00 on Saturday, 18 July 2015 in Carnival City’s Big Top Arena. Tickets are available and are priced from R250 per person. A portion of proceeds will be donated to the Vrede Foundation which educates young people about cancer.

Portrait shot for the artwork of Arno Carstens album 'Atari Gala'

Portrait shot for the artwork of Arno Carstens album ‘Atari Gala’