Misty Waters Music Festival

Artist Profile: Strait-Jackal

Strait-Jackal are a funk rock band from Johannesburg that formed in 2013 with a clear and precise goal in mind, to FUNK.

Band members Josh Van Der Benoni (Vocals + Rhythm Guitar), Clark Fivaz (Lead Guitar), Casey Rothman (Bass) and Craig Chetty (Drums) are set to to do just that when they take the stage at this years Misty Waters Music Festival in Secunda, Mpumalanga.

Over the last four years the band have shared the stage with some of South Africa’s greats, like The Black Cat Bones, Shadow Club, Fuzigish, Tidal Waves, Crash Car Burn, December Streets, Bittereinder and The Kiffness, to name a few. They also played on the James Philips stage at Oppikoppi 22.

Their first album in 2015 and since then four tracks off of the album have been playlisted by TuksFM and MixFM.

Strait-Jackal’s latest single “The Evidence is Evident” has been available for download on all platforms from the 10th of April 2017.


Rolin Booysen

About Rolin Booysen

Rolin Booysen is an enthusiastic marketer at Lake Umuzi, Mpumalanga. She graduated with a B.Com Marketing Management degree from the University of Pretoria. She loves planning events and enjoyed being part of events such as Aardklop, KKNK, Skouspel and Umuzi Week of Festivals, to name a few. In her free time she enjoys outdoor activities, jogging, fishing and hiking.

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