Gig guide

2008-05-02 00:00

TONIGHT

Ronnie Boshoff will be performing on guitar at Pegasus, which is hosting a bring and braai. Inquiries: 083 532 4415.

Coconut Willy’s features Alvin with music from 8 pm until late. Inquiries: 083 563 9416.

Barry Ritson performs at Lizard’s Rock, 40 Alan Paton Drive. Inquiries 033 345 0615.

Goldfish is performing at Tilt in Durban, from 9 pm. Entrance is R70. Inquiries: 031 306 9356.

Murphy is performing at Café Java on Wilson’s Wharf (next to Pirates’ Arms) in Durban from 6 pm. Inquiries: 084 222 2633 or 031 304 9992.

TOMORROW

The Grind Café in the Underberg Village Mall hosts Rob and Garth Warren, Roly Struckmeyer and Corn Meyer for a two-day Stella Grind from 2 pm until late. Random giveaways and prizes. Inquiries: 033 701 1571.

SUNDAY

Jen and Gary will be performing at Pegasus from 2 pm. Entrance is free and there is a Sunday roast lunch, starters and dessert. Booking is essential at 083 532 4415.

Erin Fourie performs at Hebron Haven every Sunday over lunchtime.

MONDAY

The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) school of music presents Azanah. A graduate of the UKZN School of Music’s African music and dance programme, Azanah will perform an eclectic array of traditional and modern compositions influenced by a range of musical styles, which include umakhweyana bow, house music and Afro-jazz. The performance takes place at the Howard College Theatre at UKZN from 12.15 pm to 1 pm. Entrance is free. Inquiries: 031 260 3353.

TUESDAY

The Maritzburg Musicians’ Club, hosted at the Red Door, features Zephyr, a three-piece band consisting of Liam, Jeremy and Colin. They have performed at Splashy Fen and other local music gatherings. They write their own material and many of their numbers are well-known enough to have people singing along. To listen to the band’s Splashy song, visit The Witness website, or for more information, go to their blog at http://liam-zephyr.blogspot.com The support act is Redeye, a band that has been playing in Gauteng until recently. They are good friends of Zephyr and have performed with them in the past. There is, as usual, an open mike session from 8 pm. Inquiries: www.pmbmusicclub.co.za

WEDNESDAY

Jammo will be performing at Lizard’s Rock.

The Kick ’n Whistle hosts karaoke tonight with Jen and Gary. Inquiries: 033 342 3528.

THURSDAY

Mike from Marshall Music will be performing mellow piano tunes at John Dory’s (Liberty Mall) from 6 pm. Inquiries: 033 342 3738.

Fern Hill Hotel presents karaoke by Delwyn every Thursday evening in the Cobwebs Pub. Entrance is free — there will be drinks and pub grub on special. For more details, phone 033 330 5071.

COMING UP

May 11. The Sunset Soiree features a Mother’s Day treat — the favourites of the great songbirds. Bring your mother or grandmother to a picnic tea at The Studio, 208 Chapel Street, and listen to cabaret singer Karin Herd pay tribute to Edith Piaf, Shirley Bassey and other famous singers. Soprano Lisl Riley will be performing songs made popular by the likes of Sarah Brightman and Celine Dion. Claire Wright and Ronel Wood will accompany the two songbirds on piano. Grandchildren are welcome at half price. The Sunday afternoon show starts at 3.30 pm. Price: R45 per adult. Bring your own picnic. Join in for a glass of free sherry after the show. Note: There is also a performance on May 10 at 6 pm for 6.30 pm. The Studio serves a supper for R75 per person. Bring your own drinks. Booking is essential. Phone Megan at 033 342 5802 or e-mail megfrean@ushomi.co.za Alternatively, phone Ronel at 033 342 2338 or e-mail ronel@ovation.co.za

May 13. Southern Gypsey Queen will be visiting the Maritzburg Musicians’ Club at the Red Door. Visit www.pmbmusicclub.co.za

May 18. Bryan Crumpler, the American clarinet virtuoso, will perform the second concert in the Memorable Concert series at Memorial Hall, Hilton College. He will perform works by Schumann, Von Weber, Brahms, Poulenc, Pavkovic, Williams and Rosenblatt and will be accompanied by South African pianist Francois du Toit. Tickets for the 3 pm show can be booked at 033 383 0126. Entrance is R75 and includes complimentary tea or coffee, and cake.

• To submit or change information, phone 079 887 5347 or e-mail ryanc@witness.co.za before noon on Wednesday.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.