Gig Guide 30 April-5 May

2010-04-30 00:00


• The Red Tap in Howick features music with Jammo from 7.30 pm onwards. Expect plenty of up-tempo foot-stompers.

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

• The Last Musketeer will be performing at Collegians from 7 pm. Good food and music on offer. Inquiries: 082 761 5249.

• The South Jersey Pom-Poms perform at the Phansi Museum (500 Esther Roberts Road — formerly Frere Rd) from 7.30 pm. R30 admission, and to book, phone Max at 031 206 2889 or 083 450 3270. Cash bar and car guard on duty.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill in Glenwood hosts laid-back crooner Collin Rule today from 7 pm to 9 pm. Free. Phone 031 202 9192 to book.



• The Marc Andrew Band will be performing from 8 pm at the Red Door. Entrance is R35 per person. Bookings and inquiries: or

083 317 7456.

• Mr Cat and the Jackal will be performing at Bluestockings (Kloof) from 7.30 pm. A theatrical show of pirates and beggars who sing ancient songs for music bootleggers. Entry is R50. To book, phone Tara at 072 1176 221.

• Mountain View country pub invites you to enjoy the Sharks versus Bulls game on the big screen with music by Jammo before and after the match.

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



• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill in Glenwood hosts Jaspar le Pac with his Americana folk/rock sound from 1 pm to 3 pm. Free. Phone 031 202 9192 to book. Also enjoy a great Sunday roast special for just R49 per person.

• All-day fun at Mountain View with braai facilities, hosted fun competitions, and music through the day with Jammo and friends.

• Johnny Zest & Friends play at the Lion Park Hotel between 11.30 am to 3 pm perfoming favourites from the past decades.

• Nottingham Road Hotel hosts music by The Last Musketeer, and a jumping castle to entertain the children every Sunday from noon. Inquiries: 033 266 6151.


TUESDAY • The Maritzburg Musicians’ Club hosts Pan Latino at the Red Door, performing their eclectic mix of Latin and African music, as well as classical guitarist Peter Tennant. The evening starts at 8 pm and the entrance is R20.


WEDNESDAY • Jammo continues his popular Wednesday- night slot at the Nevada Spur at Cascades, starting at 5.30 pm.

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

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



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



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

• May 9: Jazz Revisited perform on Mother’s Day at the Strelitzia Room Restaurant at the Botanical Gardens. Booking for lunch is essential — cost is R120 — and enjoy the mellow sounds of Hugo Misselhorn (piano), Jeremy Grimsdell (drums) and Mike Hemmings (bass). Phone 033 344 2207.

• May 15: The first annual Pig & Beer Fest is at Pecanwood (15 kilometres from PMB just before Howick). There will be beer, spit roasts, live bands, bonfires and camping available. R50 entrance includes food (pork roast, rolls, salads, etc) and camping. Tickets at Computicket online, Shoprite Checkers, cellular outlets or at Pecanwood . Inquiries: 074 821 1144 or 083 915 8000 (bookings essential for catering). Gates open at 1 pm, food served from 6.30 pm.

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

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