Bridges For Music is an international non-profit organisation supporting responsible development of electronic music in emerging areas, with a focused on promoting social cohesion by using music as a tool for empowerment. Founded in South Africa in February 2013 the project has gained support from global industry leaders and figureheads.
Driven by an explosion of electronic music culture in South Africa, their inaugural series of events saw the likes of Richie Hawtin, Skrillex, Luciano and Black Coffee participate in series of free music events across disadvantaged townships in Johannesburg and Cape Town. Bringing together people from all backgrounds with an aim is to bridge the gap between fractured communities by inspiring them to the power of music and how to harness its opportunities.
Bridges For Music At ADE - Luciano Township tour in South Africa Video release