Die Heuwels Fantasties will be using the latest BlackBerry® smartphones and a BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet computer to keep in touch with fans, friends and their families as they deliver their music and travel on the road.
Research In Motion (RIM), the company behind the BlackBerry® solution, has presented three BlackBerry® Torch™ 9810 in white as well as two BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphones to the band to keep them connected wherever they roam. RIM also provided a BlackBerry PlayBook to lead singer Pierre Greeff, so that he can easily and conveniently do social media networking posts across the band’s Facebook® and Twitter™ fan pages at any place, at any time.
Die Heuwels Fantasties are from Bellville, Cape Town, which have enjoyed a string of hits from its two albums, their self-titled debut album and Wilder as die Wildtuin. Their best known songs include “Vinger Alleen“, “Pille vir Kersfees“, “Wonder bo Wonder” and “Heel Te Mal“.
Die Heuwels Fantasties is a South African super group, composed of former members of F**ofpolisiekar and aKING. They have worked with the likes of Francois Van Coke (F**ofpolisiekar and Van Coke Kartel), Laudo Liebenberg (aKING), Adriaan Brand (Springbok Nude Girls), Neil Basson (Foto na Dans) and Jack Parow.