And the WINNER is…

And our Quay Four Battle of the Bands WINNER for 2017 is… (Drumroll please)
Dans Frikkie Dans!!!🎉🎸🤩💃🕺👏👏👏🎊🥇🏆
CONGRATULATIONS to the very talented band who have won the coveted title and a R20 000 cash prize! 💵💵💵

Well done and thank you to The Sages for such an incredible performance!🤘
Good luck to both bands in all their future endeavors.🍻

#BOTB2017 #WhataVibe #CantBelieveItsOver#CountdownToBOTB2018

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The Finalists for the Quay 4 Battle of the Bands has been chosen!

Your Battle of the Bands finalists are:
Dans Frikkie Dans & The Sages!!!

Come and support your favourite band as they battle it out for the R20 000 cash prize!

Final (29 August 2017):
Dans Frikkie Dans vs  The Sages

Good luck to both bands – may the best band win!

V & A Waterfront UCT Radio 104.5 Castle Lager SAShure JBL Paul Bothner Music

 — feeling entertained at Quay Four.


The Semi-finalists for the Quay 4 Battle of the Bands has been chosen!

Your Battle of the Bands semi finalists are:
BrotherBrotherHONDYDans Frikkie DansThe Flamels and your #WildCardWinner – The Sages!!!

Come and support your favourite band as they battle it out for the R20 000 cash prize! 

Semi Final 1 (15 August 2017):
HONDY – 7:30pm
Dans Frikkie Dans – 8:30pm

Semi Final 2 (22 August 2017):
BrotherBrother – 7:00pm
The Flamels – 8:00pm
The Sages – 9:00pm

Good luck to all the performers!

V & A Waterfront UCT Radio 104.5 Castle Lager SAShure JBL Paul Bothner Music

 — feeling entertained at Quay Four.


The TOP 6 for the Quay 4 Battle of the Bands has been chosen!

We are proud to announce the Top 6 (in no particular order) for the 2017 Quay Four Battle of the Bands. A big congratulations to 5432BandBrotherBrotherHondyDans Frikkie DansThe Flamels & Home Grown! 

And with that the August line-up looks as follows:

1st August 
• Dans Frikkie Dans vs The Flamels vs Home Grown

8th August
• 5432Band vs BrotherBrother vs Hondy

15th August 
• Sem-final 1 (2 bands)

22nd August 
• Semi-final 2 (2 bands + our #WildCardWinner = The Sages – the band with the highest number of votes)

29th August
• Final (2 bands go head to head for the R20, 000 cash prize, winner takes all!)

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Top 6 (In no particular order):

  1. Flamels – https://www.facebook.com/CootStreet
  2. Brother Brother – https://www.facebook.com/BrotherBandBrother
  3. Home Grown – https://www.facebook.com/
  4. Dans Frikkie Dans – https://www.facebook.com/dansfrikkiedans
  5. Hondy –  https://www.facebook.com/hondymusic
  6. 5432 Band – https://www.facebook.com/5432band

#WILDCARDWINNER = Sages – https://www.facebook.com/bandofsages

Congratulations to everyone that made it through!!


UCT Radio’s Naushaad Maharaj, interviews our very own Greg Verco on the 2017 Battle of the Bands Top 12.

Don’t miss the Battle of the Bands schedule (every Tuesday from 7 to 10pm) as follows click here for more


The TOP 12 for the Quay 4 Battle of the Bands has been chosen!

Click through to our facebook page to vote & win during the month of July.

Vote and stand a chance of winning awesome prizes as well as sending your favourite band through to the quarter finals as a wild card!

*How to vote* Every Tuesday in July we’ll post the three bands playing that night and fans will have a week to vote for their favourite bands on that post. Click through to our gig guide to see who will be performing when… 

Top 12 (In no particular order):

  1. Flamels – https://www.facebook.com/CootStreet
  2. Spiders Weave – facebook.com/spidersweave
  3. Brother Brother – https://www.facebook.com/BrotherBandBrother
  4. Home Grown – https://www.facebook.com/
  5. Dans Frikkie Dans – https://www.facebook.com/dansfrikkiedans
  6. 5432 Band – https://www.facebook.com/5432band
  7. Crosscurrent –  https://www.facebook.com/crosscurrentza
  8. Montrocity –  https://www.facebook.com/montrocityband
  9. Kathryn Swain Band – https://www.facebook.com/kathswainmusic
  10. Sages – https://www.facebook.com/bandofsages
  11. Hondy –  https://www.facebook.com/hondymusic
  12. Marene –  https://www.facebook.com/MARENEBAND

Congratulations to everyone that made it through!!


The countdown to the 2017 Quay 4 Battle of the Bands has begun!

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Click through to our BOTB Event Page

Quay 4 Battle of the Bands ’17

​Back by popular demand the Quay 4 Battle of the Bands is now open for 2017 entries.
Bands from all over the Cape will battle it out May to August, every Tuesday evening with the finale on 29th of August 2017! Quay 4 proudly supporting local music in with sponsorship Castle Lager, Paul Bothner & Wild & Marr.

2017 Prizes Up for Grabs:

  • R20 000 cash prize compliments of Castle Lager
  • A playing contract at Quay 4 Tavern
  • Paul Bothner gift vouchers up for grabs
  • Wild & Marr musical gear up for grabs

Loads of audience prizes to be won!

(REMEMBER ENTRIES ARE FREE SO SPREAD THE WORD & ENTER NOW!)

Want to know more about previous BOTB’s? Click below…

2016 Battle of the Bands     |     2015 Battle of the Bands