Gig Guide 21 to 27 October

2011-10-21 00:00


• French Congolese Rene Tshiakanyi will be ­performing at Alliance Française for the launch of his first CD. Tshiakanyi sings both in French and English. He describes his music and ­compositions as a mixture of classic pop, RnB, reggae and Zouk (which is a mixture of French and ­Caribbean music). Inquiries: phone 031 312 9582.

• The Rock performs at Cliffy’s Pub tonight with Jammo, from 7 pm until late.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill at 47 Helen Joseph (Davenport) Road, Glenwood, hosts Craig Nash from 5 pm until late on Friday. Phone 031 202 9192 to book a table.



• Lira will be performing at the ICC in Durban, from 8 pm.

• Mountain View Country Pub features live music with Jammo after the Currie Cup semi-finals.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill at 47 Helen Joseph (Davenport) Road, Glenwood, hosts a ­karaoke party with Spider Murch from 7 pm until late. Phone 031 202 9192 to book a table.



• All-day fun and activities for the whole family at Mountain View Country Entertainment Centre, including live music throughout the day with Jammo and friends.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill at 47 Helen Joseph (Davenport) Road, Glenwood, hosts Collin Rule, who entertains from 1 pm to 4 pm. Phone 031 202 9192 to book a table.


• The El Sombrero Spur at the Scottsville Mall invites you to an evening of feel-good ­family-oriented live music with Jammo from 5.30 pm.



• Mountain View Country Pub hosts their guitar circle. This is an informal get-together for musicians of all levels. Come join in or just enjoy the creative vibe.

• The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (UKZN) presents Cape Town-based jazz vocalist Melanie Scholtz in duo with her husband, guitarist Gorm Helfjord from 5.30 pm. Tickets are R30 (R20 for pensioners and R10 for students). For more information, phone 031 260 3385 or e-mail Zamat1

• Jan the Last Musketeer is back at Bierfassl, where there is good music and good food from 6 pm onwards. For more information, phone 033 266 6320.



• It’s Thirsty Thursday again at the Thistle Hotel, with Jammo perfoming all the old favourites from 7 pm.



• October 28: Spring Festival at the Golden Horse Casino, featuring performances by Elvis Blue, Lady Lea, Teargas, Mario Ogle, and Lloyd Cele. General and VIP tickets are available through Computicket and at Shoprite Checkers stores.

• October 30: Josie Field performs at Cliffy’s country pub from 2 pm. Opening act is Zephyr. Inquiries: phone 033 396 6710.

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