Sunday Beats – Rise

Rise to the Beat: Suncoast Sunday Beats

Get ready to get up and dance with the exciting local alternative electronic music band, RISE, at SUNCOAST’s Sunday Beat on Sunday, 24 April from 2pm.

RISE is a local Durban band featuring Kerry Wood on vocals, Colin Peddie on guitar, Donna Peddie on keyboard and Dan Wilson on bass guitar.The band was formed in 2007 with an electronic club music genre. In recent years, RISE has moved towards a more mature and settled sound as heard in their second album titled “Water on Canvas”.

Being a well-known alternative electronic band within South Africa, RISE’s musical style and influence has been appreciated abroad in the UK and Europe with radio stations playing their catchy tunes.

“South African music rules and the international community is taking note of local music. We cannot wait to shake the Suncoast promenade on Sunday, 24 April and we are expecting Durb’s to come out and jam with us,” says Kerry Wood.

RISE has always had a huge live performance appeal with performances at high profile events such as the FIFA Fan Park in 2010 and in two vibrant gigs with Goldfish at the Durban Botanic Gardens.

“It’s the perfect way to end the weekend! Bring family and friends and just soak up the chilled atmosphere with great music at our popular Sunday Beats sessions.” says SUNCOAST Marketing Manager, Louise Howell.


Influenced by the Art Deco style of Miami South Beach, SUNCOAST Casino, Hotels & Entertainment is Durban’s leading gamer-tainment destination. It boasts unparalleled atmosphere from its location on Durban’s stretch of palm-lined beaches known as the Golden Mile and is within walking distance of the iconic Moses Mabhida Stadium.

Winner of the BMW Supertech KZN Top Business Award – Tourism Category 2014, voted KwaZulu-Natal’s “Best Casino” for the 13th year running, in the 2016 Daily News Your Choice Awards, the 2014 Ask Afrika Orange Index customer service award winning in the Casino Industry category, and recipient of the 2016 certificate of excellence by TripAdvisor.

SUNCOAST Casino, Hotels and Entertainment continues to be an integral part of the Durban entertainment scene.

SUNCOAST has a gaming floor of over 7,000m2, with coinless SMART technology, 1,600 slot machines, 67 gaming tables, and an exclusive Salon Prive called 77 Ocean Drive for higher limit slots and tables.

SUNCOAST’s leisure, dining and retail options include 13 restaurants and fast food outlets, a kids’ entertainment arcade and an 8-screen Cinecentre cinema complex.

SUNCOAST opens onto a boardwalk which links to uShaka Marine World to the south and Moses Mabhida stadium and Blue Lagoon to the north.

There is a superb grassed area between SUNCOAST and the beach offering loungers and umbrellas for the beachgoer.

The SUNCOAST Durban complex also offers 5-star conference and eventing venues plus superior accommodation at the sea-facing Suncoast Towers and SunSquare Suncoast with its Balinese-style spa and stylish Jeera Restaurant.

SUNCOAST Casino, Hotels & Entertainment is owned by Tsogo Sun Gaming.


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