Top acts at the Durban International Blues Festival at The Plant


Pat Savage.

CANADIAN bluesman Pat Savage is returning to KwaZulu-Natal to take part in this year’s Durban International Blues Festival. Continue reading


Magical music and mellow vibes: It’s White Mountain Festival time

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The Sweet Resistance, a chart-topping alternative pop rock band from Cape Town, fronted by the super-talented Natasha Meister, will be performing at the White Mountain Festival.  Photo supplied.

NOW in its 12th year, the annual White Mountain Festival in the Southern Drakensberg is the perfect opportunity to get away from it all and enjoy a three-day line-up of some of the best acoustic acts in the country.

Known for its intimate, relaxed atmosphere, the festival, which runs from September 28 to October 1, is held at White Mountain Lodge in the foothills of the Giant’s Castle Nature Reserve.  Continue reading

Dan Patlansky to launch new album at the Barnyard Theatre


When you hear the name Dan Patlansky, it immediately conjures up images of the genius guitarist, singer/songwriter and globally respected purveyor of the blues that he is.

So, Durban is in for a treat when Dan launches his new album, Introvertigo, to local audiences when he performers at The Barnyard Theatre at Gateway in Umhlanga on Tuesday, November 1. Continue reading