Home Grown Music is a distribution label representing creative musicians across multiple genres. Our stable includes South African music stalwarts, emerging phenomena and exciting new talent. You can hear HGM artists performing on stages across South Africa and the world - from local bars and clubs to international festivals. Our difference is exploring new models for distribution and promotion of South African music that will evolve along with the ever-changing face of the industry.
The ever popular Cape Town Folk and Acoustic Music Festival is dedicated to showcasing the very best of South African music, delivering stripped down performances in an intimate concert setting. The 4th edition of the festival was held at the Baxter Theatre on the 26th July and it brought to the stage 25 local acts. The line-up featured 12 unique collaborations - Amanda Tiffin and Dave Ledbetter (Facing South), Sannie Fox and Tim Parr, Gavin Minter and James Stewart, Lucy Kruger and Shotgun Tori, Andy Lund and Emma Du Preez (Oh Mercy), Anton Goosen and Gian Groen, Gerald Clark and Guy Collins, Jeremy Olivier and Ezra, Andrew James and Gary Thomas (Cabins in the Forest), Nick Turner and Paige Mac, Auriol Hays and Lionel Bastos, Caroline Blundell, Jonny Blundell and Julie Blundell (The Barking Family Tree).