Upperdeck bids farewell to Rocket to Russia

Upperdeck restaurant invites music lovers to join them in bidding farewell to the popular well-known music group Rocket to Russia that has been playing at the restaurant for the past 16 years.

Rocket to Russia will play their last set on Sunday 8 August, starting at 11:00 until early evening.

The band has been a regular attraction at Upperdeck and is now saying goodbye to their singer and rhythm guitarist Johan Pretorius who is emigrating with his family to Portugal.

The remaining members, Brian on drums, Abel on bass guitar and Pieter on lead guitar, will not be lost to Upperdeck and hope to be back shortly as a new band. The band has expressed their gratitude to Upperdeck and their management for their amazing support over the last 16 years. To all those customers who have faithfully and regularly supported Rocket to Russia and Upperdeck, we say a huge thank you!