Gig Guide

2008-04-15 00:00


16Stitch and Pestroy will be performing at the Red Door. Inquiries: 084 555 3112.

Fern Hill Hotel presents karaoke by Delwyn every Friday evening in the Cobwebs Pub on a big screen. Entrance is free and there will be great prizes and pub grub on special. Inquiries: 033 330 5071.

Pietermaritzburg’s finest will be busting up the tracks at Detour tonight — the best house/dance beats Pietermaritzburg has to offer. Doors open at 8 pm and the party goes until sunrise, drink specials from 10 pm to 11 pm. Free entry before 9 pm. Contact John at 082 873 7372 or Stutter at

072 170 0418.

Coconut Willy’s features Durban band Bandwagon from 8 pm till midnight. Free entrance. Inquiries: 083 556 9416.

Jammo will be performing at Collegians Club. Entrance free. Inquiries: 033 342 1736.


The music club in the barn at the Forgotten Falls (on the Karkloof Road turnoff in Howick) features the Splayed Ferrets. The band consists of Chris Palframan on drums, Barry Meintjies on bass, Jimmy Florence on keyboard and Paul de Fleuriot on guitar. Jimmy Freeborne, guitar maestro extraordinaire, will be doing a guest appearance with them. The supporting artists are Pan Latino with John Bossé, Tony Psaila, Paul de Fleuriot, Chris Palframan, Kech Sanchez and Danny, Chris and Dylan with their distinctly Latin rhythm. The music starts at 7.30 pm. Bring your own picnics, chairs and rugs. Entry is R25 for members and R30 for non-members. Children under 12 get free entry. This meeting marks the end of Howick Environmental Awareness Week organised by DUCT, so please recycle your rubbish in the bins provided. Inquiries: 033 330 5328.

Sproston Green and Blue Statue will be performing at Cliffy’s Country Pub in Grimthorpe Avenue. Inquiries: 033 396 6710.

Karoake with Stuart starting at 5 pm at Pegasus Country Pub in Ashburton. Inquiries: Graham at 083 532 4415.


Fern Hill Hotel presents the Jeff Judge Jazz Trio every Sunday on the Jacaranda Garden Deck. Entrance is free and there will be a sumptuous carvery, pub meals and picnic baskets available. Book at 033 330 5071.

Tony’s Club (Manhattans) hosts its usual karaoke with all the oldest and the newest hits on the big screen from 7.30 pm. Inquiries: 082 765 9714.

Ronnie Boshoff will be performing live at Pegasus Country Pub in Ashburton. Inquiries: Graham at 083 532 4415.

Erin Fourie performs at Hebron Haven every Sunday over lunchtime.


Live jazz at contemporary Italian dining establishment AL 63, on The Piazza, Palm Boulevard, Gateway with The Quiet Storm — Neil Gonsalves and Paul Kok, playing jazz standards as well as material from Gonsalves’s newly released album. Music starts at 7 pm. To book phone Leonardo at 031 566 3021.


Jammo will be performing at Lizzard’s Rock.

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


Open mic sessions at Scaramouch Pub (47 Old Main Road, Hillcrest) every Thursday night from 8 pm. Inquiries: 084 555 3112.


April 19. Virtuoso guitarist Guy Buttery is

performing at Claremont Farm (Salt Rock, Sheffield Drive — opposite the entrance of Brettenwood Estate). Tickets are R60 and CDs will be on sale. Phone Greg to book at 084 8000 431.

April 19. Perez, Crash Car Burn, The Black Hotels and One Sock Thief are the featured bands in this year’s Powerzone Roadshow and will be performing at Burn in Durban tonight. Inquiries: 082 309 7744.

April 20. Metal fest with As Flames Purify and friends at Cliffy’s Country Pub in Grimthorpe Avenue. Inquiries:

033 396 6710.

• To submit or change information, phone 079 887 5347 or e-mail before noon on Wednesday.

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