947 is excited to announce Modest Mouse as the next International Headliner to join the line-up for the Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival in Johannesburg on Sunday the 3rd of May.

The local line-up sees the addition of PHFAT, The Kiffness, Jimmy Nevis, Gangs of Ballet, Monark, Connell Cruise, Jesse Clegg, Johnny Apple, Yorke and HouseHold Funk.

PARKLIFE GOURMET FOOD AND MUSIC FESTIVAL will also be hosted in Cape Town on Saturday 2nd of May, with the line-up already confirmed as Modest Mouse (US), American Authors (US), Klingande (France), Jeremy Loops, PHFAT and Monark. Cape Town will play host to an incredible day of great food and top class live acts at the Ostrich Ranch.

Modest Mouse will celebrate the release of their new album, ‘Strangers to Ourselves’ (Epic), with a performance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on March 17. The band has also confirmed shows in both the USA , UK & Europe .

After surprising fans with the release of “Lampshades on Fire,” a song “as jittery and propulsive and nervous and weird as the best of Modest Mouse” (NPR Music), and a music video for “Coyotes” (both songs debuted at #1 on the Spotify Viral Chart), the band has released 3 more songs, “The Best Room,” “The Ground Walks, with Time in a Box” and “Or Course We Know

Cape Town and Johannesburg Event details are as follows:

Sat, 2 May 2015: PARKLIFE GOURMET FOOD AND MUSIC FESTIVAL – Cape Town
Line-up: Modest Mouse (US), American Authors (US), Klingande (France), Jeremy Loops, PHFAT, Monark + More
Venue: Ostrich Ranch, Van Schoorsdrif Road Philadelphia off N7, Cape Town
Gates Open: 10am
Ticket Prices: R395 – R495
CHILD AGES 6 – 12yrs: R195
(Children Under 6yrs old Free)
Ticket Link: http://bit.ly/parklifeTICKETS

Sun, 3 May 2015: 947 Presents PARKLIFE GOURMET FOOD AND MUSIC FESTIVAL – Johannesburg
Line-up: Modest Mouse (US), American Authors (US), Klingande (France), Prime Circle, KAHN, Jeremy Loops, PHFAT, The Kiffness, Jimmy Nevis, Gangs of Ballet, Monark, Connell Cruise, Jesse Clegg, Johnny Apple, Yorke and HouseHold Funk
Venue: Marks Park, Judith Rd, Emmarentia, Johannesburg
Gates Open: 10am
Ticket Prices: R395 – R495
CHILD AGES 6 – 12yrs: R195
(Children Under 6yrs old Free)
Ticket Link: http://bit.ly/parklifeTICKETS