The Plastics are an indie psych pop band from Cape Town, South Africa. The Plastics started in 2008 and have since released two albums and two Eps.
The Plastics have been nominated for numerous awards (1 SAMA, 5 MK’s), had three successive top 10 National radio hits, topped numerous campus radio charts with another 5 singles, released 8 music videos, played at every major festival and extensively toured South Africa.
Throughout the years The Plastics have gained a cult-like following and have opened for numerous international acts. The Plastics are extremely passionate and seek art and beauty in music above all things. 2014 sees The Plastics starting work on new material and a new direction.
The Plastics are currently in pre-production for their upcoming 5th release, due out in the second half of 2014. The band has developed and refined a whole new element to their signature sound since 2012’s smash hit, SAMA-nominated album “Pyramid.” The Plastics’ shows have continued to flourish countrywide and 2013 saw the band performing countless sold out performances in all major cities and towns across South Africa.