Gig Guide 9 to 15 March

2012-03-09 00:00


• RAMfest takes place around the country, and arrives in Durban at Origin Night Club. The line-up includes Netsky, Niskerone, Hyphen, SFR and many more. Tickets are R120. Inquiries: visit www.facebook. com/ramfest or or phone 021 883 3607 or e-mail info@

• Cliffy’s Live Music Pub presents the live-rock vibe with Jammo, from 7 pm onwards.



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



• The Maritzburg Musicians’ Club hosts Derrick Zuma and the Afrocentrics, and Pan Latino at the Red Door. Entry is R30.



• Cape Town vocalist Sandile Gontsana will be performing at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music at 6 pm. Tickets are R30 (R20 for pensioners and R10 for students). Inquiries: phone 031 260 3385 or e-mail

• Music circle takes place at 6 pm at Mountain View Country Entertainment Centre. This is a get-together for music enthusiasts of all levels, and players of any instruments. Entry is free.



• March 16: The Narrow and Cortina Whiplash will be performing at the Red Door. Inquiries: phone 082 975 4473.

• March 17: Westmore Park Club hosts a St Patrick’s Day party at 7 pm. The host is Graham Faber. Tickets are R60, including a traditional Irish meal. Inquiries: 079 525 9649.

• March 20: Joe Niemand Night of Light takes place at the Coca-Cola Dome, featuring a symphony orchestra and a 500-voice choir. Bookings at Computicket.

• March 25: Prime Circle will be performing at the Durban Botanical Gardens. Gates open at 12.30 pm. Tickets are R110 at or R120 at the gate on the day. Children between eight and 12 pay R50, and those under eight get in for free. Drinks and picnic baskets are welcome. Inquiries: or phone 031 322 4021.

• April 5 to April 9: Splashy Fen takes place over the Easter weekend. Tickets can be bought by phoning 083 915 8000 or at compu

• May 25 to May 27: The MTN Bushfire 2012 in Swaziland features Romanian-Nigerian singer-songwriter Ayo, United States-based performance-poet Saul Williams (described as “a leading voice on the spoken-word scene”) and his backing band, as well as reggae-meets-bossa nova-sensation Flavia Coelho from Brazil. Among the South African acts are MXO, Jeremy Loops, Tonik, Mi Casa, DJ duo Revolution and jazz maestro Adam Glasser’s Mzansi project, featuring vocalist Pinise Saul and guitarist Bheki Khoza. Tickets can be bought at

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