“YOU can expect to have a great time,” said ShortStraw front man Alastair Thomas, ahead of their gig tonight with Indie retro-rock band The Plastics. ShortStraw will be performing for the third time in Durban at Live — the Venue. You can catch both ShortStraw and The Plastics from 8 pm tonight at Live — the Venue in Stamford Hill Road, Durban. They will be supported by Sonofold. Tickets are R80, or R60 if you arrive dressed up for Halloween.