Port Elizabeth based rock star and guitarist, Ian Brand has its mark on the go. This evening 01 June 2016 Ian jets off to France for 2016 Midem and returns 09 June. Brand scoops his First international gig during Independent Music Exporters of South Africa (IMEXSA) auditions and he is ready to shake the world.

His first ever international gig begins tomorrow night in France during Midem world music conference. He will be accompanied by the Director of ECAVC Records, Mr. Simon Ntuli who’s also other overseer of the recording label based in East London South Africa.

Ian Brand was one of the lucky talented vocalists to be selected and he is still at disbelief. He will only tell tails on his return. According to Ian this is a milestone trip and he is looking forward sharing the stage with other musos.

“It is every artist’s dream to perform in Europe and America, but it is not every artist that gets to realize that dream. ECAVC is proud to have partnered with IMEXSA to make the dream come true for these young and relatively unknown Eastern Cape artists.” Mr Ntuli also added that ECAVC will continue with their partnership with IMEXSA, and they hope to assist more talented Eastern Cape artists to tour and export their music overseas.

“I have put every effort to make sure I do not disappoint and I deliver the best performance, French people will yet to witness Africa’s rock solo trail.” Ian Brand ahead of his departure.