Gig Guide 16-22 April

2010-04-16 00:00


• The Red Tap in Howick features live music with Jammo from 7 pm.

• Fawlty Duck (aka Bull & Wheel) hosts karaoke and dance every Friday night from 6.30 pm until late with DJ Mervin. Inquiries: 082 253 7076.

• The Musketeers perform at Collegians from 7 pm. Good food and music on offer. Inquiries: 082 761 5249.

• DJ Alan McCabe (Bundy) at the Kick ’n Whistle at Woodburn Rugby Stadium. ­Secure parking and food and drinks specials available. Inquiries: 033 342 3528.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill in Glenwood hosts the laid-back sounds of Collin Rule tonight from 7 pm to 9 pm. Entrance is free. Phone 031 202 9192 to book.


TOMORROW • Mountain View country pub presents music by Jammo before the Sharks game on the big screen and again afterwards. Full bar and catering, lots to do for the children, and the world’s biggest burgers.

• Karaoke with Jen and Gary at Firkin every Thursday from 7.30 pm.



• The Splayed Ferrets are on the deck at the Butchery from 3 pm.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill in ­Glenwood hosts acoustic guitarist Rene ­Tshiakanyi performing his own distinctive sound of classic pop/reggae/soul from 1 pm to 3 pm. Entrance is free. Phone 031 202 9192 to book.

• At Nottingham Road Hotel, good food and music by the Last Musketeer every Sunday at noon. There is a buffet, and a jumping castle to entertain the children. Inquiries: 033 266 6151.



• The Splayed Ferrets are at the Red Door tonight. The opening act is acoustic guitarist James Speirs and entrance is R20. Visit



• At the Bierfassel, Nottingham Road, the Last Musketeer provides the music while you enjoy the good food on offer. Beer and burger special: R11,95. Inquiries: 033 266 6320.

• Jammo is back at the Nevada Spur at Cascades with four hours of feel-good ­favourites, starting at 5.30 pm.

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



• Karaoke with Jen and Gary at the Firkin every Thursday from 7.30 pm.



• April 24: Couples Night Out with Afro-soul and jazz legend Joe Nina at the Max Institute of Fashion Art (Gateway Mall, Durban). Dress code: glamorous. Tickets available at Computicket and Shoprite stores at R180 per couple. Inquiries: 072 132 4321 or 073 732 5636.

• May 8: The Ranks perform at the Scout Hall (PMB) along with Truth Revealed, ­Thomas Crane, Superlative, Smithsmall? Ariseband and Scarlett Hill.

• May 15: The first Pig and Beer Fest takes place at Pecanwood (15 kilometres from Pietermaritzburg just before Howick). A R50 ticket includes food (pork spit roast, rolls, salads) and camping. Bands playing are Red Light Stereo, Catlike Thieves and Cairly Mattews. DJ Spud will take the party further. Tickets at Computicket, Shoprite Checkers, cellular outlets or at Pecanwood directly. Inquiries: 074 821 1144 or 083 915 8000 (bookings essen tial for catering). Gates open at 1 pm, food served from 6.30 pm, drinks specials all night.

• May 23: Nibs van der Spuy performs at the Red Tap Howick (5 Harvard Street) performing from 1 pm. Entrance is free, and the restaurant and bar will be open. Inquiries: Maryse at 079 903 6955.

• June 5: Rowan Stuart will be rocking the night away in Howick at the Red Tap (5 Harvard Street) from 8 pm. Entrance is free. Inquiries: Maryse at 079 903 6955.

• July 2 to 4: The Ballito Prawn Festival, featuring sports, music, food, extreme sports, moonlight marketing, interior design and outdoor living exhibitions, as well as live jazz and activities for children . Inquiries: 032 586 3910 or visit www.ballitoprawnfesti

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

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