The Band

3’s and 7’s is a four-piece alternative rock band formed in June 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The band’s sound is an eclectic mix of 70s classic rock, 80s and 90s alternative, and 2000s emo. The band has established itself as a well-known live act on the scene from playing at many of the popular live music venues in Johannesburg, Centurion and Pretoria. The band has also played prestigious live events such as Platteland Battle of the Band 2019, and the Rockdown Festival ’20 live stream where they opened for local legends such as Dan PatlanskyL.A. Cobra and The Black Cat Bones.

The band are in the process of recording their debut album, and have already had a few live singles/demos chart in Australia in the Top 5 of both Banks Radio Australia and Sweet Sunday Sounds on Valley FM 89.5. They have been well-featured on many popular SA radio stations and SA music media platforms such as Mix FM 93.8Kovsie FM Couch Sessions SAUnderground PressSA Music News MagazineSA GuitaristSludge Underground Podcast etc.

Click/tap here to view our EPK for a full list of our music releases, and all the places we’ve played and been featured!

So far in 2020, the band have released a five-track live EP of original music on SoundCloudBandcamp and live music videos on YouTube. They have also released a four-track live EP of covers on SoundCloud and live music videos on YouTube.

Lead Vocals & Rhythm Guitar – Murray Blamey 

Lead Guitar & Management – Matt Nijland 

Drums – Lorenzo Germani 

Bass & Backing Vocals – Alex Olivier