YNU and Imaginary Friends have joined forces to create a night of introspective recreation. Showcasing a collaboration fueled by imagination, fusing concepts and musical versatility into an experience of nocturnal anarchy. Synthesis revolves around the fusion of a diverse range of music, aimed at showcasing a permutation of Cape Town’s finest artists.

This intertwining of musical ecstasy represents the birth of innovation as YNU and Imaginary Friends take you on an introspective trip into the depths of mu

sical anarchy. It is safe to say you may prepare yourselves for a night of absolute pandemonium as The Side Show, once again, plays host to a night of sheer lunacy. Consider this your galactic halfway stop on the path to musical reawakening as the likes of; Niskerone, Commercial Hippies, Hyphen, Grimehouse, Zezia, Plusminus, Bruce and many more take you on an expedition that is bound to satisfy your every musical craving.

Synthesis is about presenting music from different genres and bringing people from all walks of life together to experience a truly transcendent production. it’s an opportunity for you to dive face first into a wonderland of joyful chaos, and we can think of no better way to kick-start the holiday season.

14 Acts / 2 stages / Live Visuals / One night only


The Commercial Hippies
Totem vs ALXR
Pantomime vs Navi

Lineup Times
Main Floor:

21:00 – 22:00 Fright
22:00 – 23:00 Degan
23:00 – 00:00 Grimehouse
00:00 – 01:00 Hyphen
01:00 – 02:00 Niskerone
02:00 – 03:00 Commercial Hippies
03:00 – 04:00 Plusminus

Vip Floor:

21:30 – 23:30 Pantomime vs Navi
23:30 – 00:30 Zezia
00:30 – 02:00 Bruce
02:00 – 03:00 Phaze
03:00 – 04:00 Totem vs ALXR

Drink Specials:

R10 Black Label
R60 Brandy/ Vodka/ Cane jugs
R10 Caramel Vodka
R40 Double Vodka and Red Bull

Cover Charge:

Presold tickets: R60 – Includes VIP access
Door: R80 regular/ R100 VIP
Contact either Imaginary Friends or YNU via the links below if you are interested in buying tickets for this event.
OR phone 079 1888 966 / 084 8277 256

Imaginary Friends

Young n Underrated

Competition Time!

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No ID no entry//ROAR

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