Popular rock group, SAARKIE, has always been unique with high energy live shows. They have been recreating the local rock ’n roll scene in Afrikaans and English for the past seventeen years and have decided to celebrate 2021 with a new album, Waar lê jou hart!   

Adèle Fouché (Lead Singer, Lead Guitar, Ukulele and Harmonica) and Lila Botha (Drummer and Vocals) are the founding members of the SAARKIE trio, while the 3rd member is one of SA's top bass sessions.

They're an independent band who writes and composes their own music. SAARKIE'S passion and stage presence take audiences of any age on a music journey that will keep you on your feet. 

SAARKIE has received numerous nominations at both the South African Music Awards and the Ghoema Music Awards.   

In 2018 they won the Ghoema for Best Rock Album - Queen van die toorbos.   

They released their 4th Album "Queen van die Toorbos" in 2018 and did a seven week international tour in 2019. 

SAARKIE won Best live rock band, Best alternative album, Best alternative single and best rock single at the South-African Independent Artist Music Awards 2022.

Their latest Album "Waar lê jou hart?" is available on all platforms. 

Be sure to catch SAARKIE at one of their shows. You most definitely wouldn’t regret it!

Photoshoot 2022