As the clock keeps ticking towards D-day for the 23rd edition of Blankets and Wine, fans and party animals are eagerly awaiting the reveal of more acts that will be performing at the Tusker Malt-sponsored event come August 25.
Well, as the fans can’t wait any longer, organisers of the event House of DJs have decided to help release the tension by unveiling part of the lineup in bits with mix of young talent coming through across the East Africa region.
Representing Rwanda is Mugaba, an energetic rising star based in Uganda who is best known for his single dubbed, “In My Bed” and “Controller.” Mugaba is one talented artist to look out for who is on the path to releasing club bangers both locally and internationally.
Eli Maliki is a half Kenyan half Ugandan Neo- soulful artist who infuses his music with sounds from his African heritage. His first album ‘Hey” has enchanted the ears and souls with its melodic rhythms created by the talented musician.
Other artists confirmed are Dee Mike, Mo Roots and Herbert Ssensamba have been confirmed as the fresh new sound for this August edition. With a big exciting reveal for the main acts dropping in a matter of days, we are on the watch and ready to break the news.
Blankets and Wine fans are gearing up for the event next month which will take place at the Lugogo Cricket Oval with celebrity hosts Miss Deedan and Shaqib also confirmed to take center stage of the Afro-fusion music festival.
Those who would rather dodge the last-minute purchase of tickets should buy their tickets online now via quicket.co.ug or instantly via their mobiles by dialing *252# on all mobile networks at the available discount prices still ongoing.