Gig Guide 5 - 11 March

2010-03-05 00:00


• Melanie Lowe will be performing at the Hexagon Theatre, UKZN Pietermaritzburg for one night only. Take your picnic baskets (but no drinks, there is a cash bar) and experience an intimate, unique evening of entertainment. Tickets are R75. Booking is essential: phone 033 260 5537 or e-mail

• Post Summer Trauma is performing at Cliffy’s Pub. Entrance is R35 and music starts at 8 pm. Inquiries: 033 396 6710.

• 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 will be performing 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 will be available. Drinks specials. Inquiries: 033 342 3528.

• The Jackie Horner Pub and Grill in Glenwood hosts energetic rock Band 33 on March 5 from 7 pm to 9 pm. Phone 031 202 9192 to book.


TOMORROW • Teargas is performing live at The Palace (176 Victoria Road). Tickets are R50. DJs include T-Roxter, SGoody, Stutter and Mo. Inquiries: 033 845 1913.

• Club CP (Crystal Palace) presents a variety party mix every Saturday with the funkiest house, bhangra and old-school tunes from 8 pm. Inquiries: 033 387 7941.



• Prime Circle and Josi Field will be performing at the Durban Botanic Gardens as part of the 2010 Old Mutual Music at the Lake Concert series. Book tickets early and enjoy picnicking under the palm trees. Gates open at 12.30 pm. Early-bird tickets for adults are R80 and are R100 on concert day. Concession tickets for children six to 12. cost R20. Visit or phone the Information Centre at 031 309 1170 or the Friends office weekdays at 031 202 5819.

• At the Jackie Horner Pub and Grill in Glenwood, from 1 pm to 3 pm, enjoy the acoustic singer and songwriter Shannon Connolly. Entrance is free. Phone 031 202 9192 to book.

• Johnny Zest and Friends will be playing at the Lion Park Hotel between 11.30 am to 3 pm, performing some of the good old favourites from the past decades.



• The Ryan Calder Band will be performing at the Maritzburg Musicians’ Club at the Red Door. John Roff is the support act. Entrance is R20, music starts at 8 pm. Visit for more info­rmation.

• The El Sombrero Spur at the Scottsville mall invites you to enjoy the increasingly popular Tuesday live music night with singer and guitarist Jammo from 5.30 pm.

• Internationally renowned vibraphonist, marimbist, composer and jazz educator ­David Friedman will be performing at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music, along with Jürgen Bräuninger and Ulrich Süsse. Doors open at 5 pm and the concert is from 5.30 pm. Entry is R20 and R10 for students. Cash bar available.



• Jammo is back this week at the Nevada Spur at Cascades with four hours of feelgood music from 5.30 pm to 9.30 pm.

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



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

• Jodi le Roux performs at Crossways from 7 pm until 10 pm.



• March 13: Stroh Dogs will be performing at Cliffys. Entry is R35. Inquiries:

033 396 6710.

• March 19: The Ryan Calder Band and Rowan Stuart will be performing at Alliance Française, 22 Sutton Crescent (corner Windermere Road), Morningside. Tickets: R40. To book, phone 031 312 9582 or e-mail


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

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