THE Pietermaritzburg City Orchestra will be performing well-known songs from the movies in Cinema Sounds at the Hilton College Theatre at 7 pm on Saturday, June 10. Continue reading
THE Mill Sessions are bringing rock back to the midlands in the form ofsix-piece ensemble, The Dave Matthews Tribute Band at Midlands Forest Lodge (home of the Balgowan Brewery) in Caversham on Sunday, June 11.
Also performing at the gig will be Rowan Stuart and Pillar Box Red, who will bring a folk indie-pop feel to the mix. Continue reading
FANS can expect ‘one hell of a party’ when electro hop music duo, Lcnville, takes to the stage at the Royal Rock Concert, in the main arena at the Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg, on Saturday, May 27, writes ESTELLE SINKINS. Continue reading
ROLLING Stones legend, Keith Richards, once said: “If you don’t know the blues… there’s no point in picking up the guitar and playing rock and roll or any other form of popular music.”
It’s a comment that could have been penned for South African blues maestro, Dan Patlansky, who will be showcasing his incredible guitar skills and lyrical songwriting in four concerts in KwaZulu-Natal this week, writes ESTELLE SINKINS. Continue reading
The third annual Zakifo Music Festival in Durban will be taking place at the Blue Lagoon Beach until May 28. Continue reading
THE name Siphokazi Mohapi has become synonymous with soulful sounds, poignant lyrics and sophisticated Afro-chic style – and on Sunday, May 28 her fans will be able to see her performing live at the Vuma FM Concert at the Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg. Continue reading
WORLD RENOWNED blues guitarist, Dan Patlansky, and award-winning pop-electro-hip-hop sensations, Locnville, are set to headline this year’s East Coast Radio Royal Rock Concert at the Royal Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday, May 28. Continue reading
The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music at the University of KwaZulu-Natal is hosting a concert featuring Kgalagadi Soul on Wednesday, May 17 at 6pm. Continue reading
In association with Concerts SA, guitar maestro, Billy Monama, and the legendary Themba Mokoena are touring the country as part of the GrazRoots “Geleza Tour” Project.
Fans can catch them at The Chairman, 146 Mahatma Gandhi Road, Point, Durban at 10 pm on Saturday, May 20 – tickets R150 at 079 753 6313 or firstname.lastname@example.org – and at Mamas Jazz Restaurant, 210 Northway Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban North at 8.30pm on Sunday, May 21. To book phone 076 195 4630 or email email@example.com Continue reading
SOUTH African musicians, Ard Mathews, Dan Patlansky, Locnville and Siphokazi, are among the drawcards at this year’s Royal Agricultural Show concerts, writes ESTELLE SINKINS.
Music plays a major part in the event, which runs at the Agricultural Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg from Friday, May 26 to Sunday, June 4. Continue reading