Texan guitar virtuoso and songwriter Rodney Branigan.
LEGENDARY folk singer and songwriter, Nibs van der Spuy , is returning home to KwaZulu-Natal for a short tour with Texan guitarist and songwriter Rodney Branigan.
The two musicians will be performing at the Caversham Mill Restaurant in the KZN Midlands on Thursday, October 10, as part of Terry and Di Acres’ popular Mill Sessions concert series. Continue reading
LEGENDARY acoustic guitarist Nibs van der Spuy, is on a tour of KwaZulu-Natal, with American singer-songwriter, Amber Rubarth, writes ESTELLE SINKINS.
Nibs van der Spuy (left) and Guy Buttery are currently on a tour of KZN. Photo: Deborah Roussouw
Although they have shared the stage for more than 15 years now, the opportunity of catching Nibs van der Spuy and Guy Buttery performing as a duo in South Africa has become increasingly rare.
With their demanding schedules as solo artists and with Nibs being based six months of the year in Portugal, the duo only manages a handful of shows together a year -if any at all. So, make sure you book for their concerts in KwaZulu-Natal in February. Continue reading
Singer/songwriter, Nibs van der Spuy, is back home to share his unique soundscapes with fans on a journey round KwaZulu-Natal. Continue reading
Nibs van der Spuy is returning to KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday, October 22 for the first leg of his, Natalia national tour. Continue reading
Rowan Stuart. Photo: Stuart Dods
In association with Concerts SA, Durban’s soul folk singer-songwriter-guitarist Rowan Stuart will be embarking on a multi-province tour this month, with performances in Gauteng, the Free State, the Northern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal, joined by Andy Turrell on bass guitar. Continue reading
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
An impressive line-up of phenomenal eclectic music, from Ladysmith Black Mambazo to Beatenberg; Platform Jazz to Nibs van der Spuy; and the KZN Philharmonic to Seb Goldswain, is on the programme for the second Michaelhouse Music Festival, which takes place at the Balgowan school from April 22 to 24. Continue reading
Guy Buttery. Photo: Damien Davis
WORLD-celebrated guitar virtuoso, Guy Buttery, will be joined by the legendary South African stalwart, Nibs van der Spuy, and drummer extraordinaire, Gareth Gale, to launch his new album in Durban. Continue reading
Singer-songwriter, Nibs van der Spuy, will be performing concerts around South Africa, solo and with special guest, American singer-songwriter, Amber Rubarth. The gigs are supported Concerts SA.
Now based in Europe, he will be on tour to promote his first studio album in 5 years, Natalia, produced by world renown producer, Mark Tucker (Portishead, PJ Harvey, Jethro Tull). Nibs is equally delighted to be sharing the stage and collaborating with Amber Rubarth describing her as, “the most beautifully heart touching and exciting, singer/songwriter, I have heard in decades”. Continue reading
Ant Cawthorn-Blazeby (left) and Nibs van der Spuy
NIBS van der Spuy is joining forces with his old friend and Landscape Prayers bandmate, Ant Cawthorn-Blazeby, to perform two shows at the Hexagon Dive at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg campus, at 7 pm for 7.30 pm on August 21 and August 22. Continue reading