Gig Guide 13 to 19 May

2011-05-13 00:00


• Rockafella’s Dance Club is open for karaoke with Gary and Jen until 10 pm, with DJ Kamil thereafter. Inquiries: 033 342 9522/21.

• Westmore Park Club (Prestbury) hosts live music with Jonathan every Friday from 7 pm. Phone 079 525 9649 for more information.



• David Chislet will be presenting a music business workshop at Alliance Française (22 Sutton Crescent) from 10 am to 1 pm. Entrance is R30. or SMS 079 707 7773.



• Celebrate Syd Kitchen With Friends at the Forgotten Falls. Starts at 11 am and features Steve Fataar, Steve Newman, Hinds Brothers, Hairy Legged Lentil Eaters, Jonathan Handley (Radio Rats), John Ellis, Pan Latino, Ryan Calder, The Bandits, llan Lax and the Splayed Ferrets. Entrance is R50 per person and the proceeds will go to the Syd Kitchen Trust. CDs will be on sale. Inquiries: 082 447 4819 or e-mail music

• All-day fun and activities for the whole family at Mountain View country pub and entertainment centre, including live music throughout the day with Jammo.

• The Bifocals will be playing at Cars in the Park from 10 am to 2 pm.

• Westmore Park Club (Prestbury) hosts karaoke with Mervin and Brenda every Sunday from 3 pm. Children welcome. Inquiries: 079 525 9649.



• The MMC hosts Shannon Hope and Superlative at Red Door. Entrance is R80, and the evening starts at 8 pm.



• Jan, the Last Musketeer, is back at Bierfassl from 6 pm. Bookings: 033 266 6320.



• Moonshadow (German Club, 7 Barham Road, Westville) at 8 pm hosts Richard Haslop and Jaspar Lepak (with Bryan Eaton on banjo and Kale Lepak on accordion). R50 at the door. Come at 7 pm if you would like to order dinner before the show. Bookings: 031 266 0836.

• Karaoke at the Pot and Barrel at the Rotunda every Thursday night at 7:30 pm.



• May 20 to May 21: John Ellis will be performing at St Clements restaurant in Musgrave Road. Time: 7.30 pm and there is a R50 door charge. Bookings: 031 202 2511.

• May 27 to May 29. Blistering line-up for Bushfire Festival: Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi (Zimbabwe), Goldfish, Black Coffee, Jamaican-Canadian dub poet D’Bi.Young, Habib Koité (Mali), The Yale Concert Band, Mime Decol (France) and SA-based French DJ Ben Montrésor, Gazelle, Pedro the Music Man, Tsha Tsha Boys and Hot Water. Bushfire is Swaziland’s biggest live-music concert and is held on Malandela’s Farm in Malkerns Valley. Visit

• To submit or change information, e-mail ryanc@witness. before noon on Wednesday.

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