Durban Gig Guide - January 24, 2014Comment on this story
lLive – The Venue, 166 Matthews Meyiwa (Stamford Hill), Morningside, presents Matthew Mole with supporting act, Nakhane Toure. 8pm. R70. Call 084 510 3107.
lWahooz, uShaka Marine World, 1 Bell St, presents international recording artist and saxophonist, Andrew Young. 1pm to 4pm. Free. Call 031 328 8000. lHighfield House, 11 Kinmount Ave, Hillary, presents The Gee Jays with Gary McKenzie, Grant Bell and John Didlick till tomorrow. Expect Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley and Tom Jones tunes. 8pm. R70. Call 083 787 5388
lEmpyre, 749 Chris Hani (Old North Coast) Rd, Durban, presents The New Era with Ameeth Shah, Deon G, Dre and more. 8pm. R50, R80 for couples. Call 074 121 3145.
lThe Jazzy Rainbow, 93 Smiso Nkwanyana Rd, Pinetown, presents international recording artist and saxophonist, Andrew Young as he launches his Coast to Coast SA Tour 2014. Until tomorrow. 7pm. R170. Call 031 303 8398
lBeginners djembe drumming at Lifestyle Market, 9 Jacko Jackson Drive, Morningside. 4pm to 5pm and 6pm to 7pm. R50 adults, R25 under-12s. Also on Sunday and Wednesday. Book with Jonathan at 083 704 4879.
lUber Zulu, 295 Florida Rd, Morningside, celebrates old-school with guest DJs. 8pm. Call 031 303 5708.
lMeercats Pub and Grill, 12 Forest Hill Drive, Waterfall, presents Sea Level featuring Lance Goldman. 8pm. Free. Call 031 776 3872 or 079 878 8051.
lZack’s North Beach, OR Tambo (Lower Marine) Parade, presents DJ Amigo and guest DJs. 7pm. Free. Call 031 368 6800.
lZack’s, Lillian Ngoyi (Windermere) Rd, presents acoustic sets with Steve Fataar. 7.30pm. Free. Call 031 312 0755.
lKaraoke at the Horse ‘n’ Hound, Kenneth Kaunda (Northway) Rd, Durban North, with DJ Tony. 8pm. Free. Call 031 564 5827.
lThe Origin, 9 Clark Rd, Lower Glenwood, presents The Origin Blow Job with Amigo, Byron Kleb (Equinox), Funky B and more. 8.30pm. R60 before 10am, R80 thereafter. Call 083 775 3300.
lEmpyre, 749 Chris Hani (Old North Coast) Rd, Durban, presents Feel Like Money with Ameeth Shah, Crew, Clinton Psyche and more. 8pm. R60. Call 074 121 3145
lGolden Horse Casino, 45 New England Rd, Pietermaritzburg, presents the Idols SA 2013 Summer Tour. Includes winner, Musa Sukwene, Brenden Ledwaba, Zoe Zana and Christalene Nair. 7pm. R100. Call 033 395 8136
lZack’s, North Beach, OR Tambo Parade (Lower marine Parade), presents Tropical Beats reggae and R&B band. 3pm until late. Free. Call 031 368 6800.
lCasa Nostra, 170 Florida Rd, Morningside, presents the Natasha Meister Band. 9pm. Call 031 312 6434
lAlliance Francaise Durban, 22 Sutton Crescent, presents a jazz band with lunch at Café Saint Germain. 11.30am to 1.30pm. Free. Call 031 312 9582.
lRockin’ Back: one-man band with Jeff playing. rock at The Galley, Ballito, 17 Compensation Beach Rd, Dolphin Coast. On the deck, weather permitting. From noon. Call 032 946 2546.
lRockin’ Back: one-man band with Jeff. Classic rock music at Gordon’s, uMhlanga, 4pm to 8pm.
Call 083 660 8012.
lKaraoke and open mic with Murphy at Merseyside Pub and Tavern, Queensmead Mall, Umbilo off Hillier, Teignmouth, Rosenmead, Westwood roads. Noon. Free. Call Sandro at 031 205 3131 or 072 625 4893.
lMeercats Pub and Grill, 12 Forest Hill Drive, Waterfall presents Lance Goldman.12.30pm. Call 031 776 3872 or 079 878 8051.
l Meercats Pub and Grill, 12 Forest Hill Drive, Waterfall, presents Sea Level featuring Lance Goldman. 8pm. Free. Call 031 7763872 or 079 878 8051.
lZack’s, North Beach, OR Tambo (Lower Marine) Parade, presents Sensations FM house music from 2pm. Free. Call 031 368 6800.
lZack’s, Lillian Ngoyi (Winderemere) Rd,
presents jazz and R&B, hosted by Too Close. 4pm to 8pm. Free. Call 031 312 0755.
lZac’s, Wilson’s Wharf, presents Tony Rezac playing the saxophone. 2pm to 5pm. Call 031 305 1677.
lHorse ‘n’ Hound, Kenneth Kaunda (Northway) Rd, Durban North, hosts one-man band Robbie Dalton. 7pm. Free. Call 031 564 5827.
lZack’s, Wilson’s Wharf, presents The Bluestrain with Bobby and the Dynamites. 7.30pm to 10.30pm. Free. Call 031 305 1671.
lOpen mic at Harlequins Sports Club, Garcin Place, The Bluff, from 7.30pm. Free. Call 084 446 3581.
lLive entertainment at Cafe Goa, 6B Purity Lane, Malvern, with Justin Snyman. 7pm. Call 031 464 7292 or 083 301 3396.
lHorse ‘n’ Hound, Kenneth Kaunda (Northway) Rd, Durban North, hosts Rockin’ Back: one-man band with Jeff. Classic rock music. 6pm to 10pm.
Call 083 660 8012.
lOpen Mic Night at Harlequins Sports Club, Garcin Place, The Bluff, from 7.30pm.Free. Call 084 446 3581.
lHorse ‘n’ Hound, Kenneth Kaunda (Northway) Rd, Durban North, hosts live music with one-man band Robbie Dalton. 7pm. Free. Call 031 564 5827.
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GIG OF THE WEEK
MTV Base and Klipdrift premium Urban Smooth sSessions
eYadini Lounge (Tomorrow)
ONE thing is certain, you can always count on the MTV Base and Klipdrift Premium Urban Smooth Sessions for a rocking night. So party goers will be glad to know they can catch some of South Africa’s urban greats with the coolest DJs at the eYadini Lounge in Umlazi tomorrow.
Filling the dance floor at
this month’s edition of the sessions are Mi Casa and Liquideep, alongside house sensation Busisiwa, while DJs Tira, C’ndo, Benny Maverick and LAB will be on
the decks till the early hours.
According to the MTV Base website, South Africa’s most soulful and creative house collective, Mi Casa always deliver the goods, thanks to the talents of DJ and producer Dr Duda, guitar and supervocalist J’Something
and trumpeter Mo-T.
The multiple award winning trio is riding high in the charts with their hit single Jika.
Back for a second outing at MTV Base and Klipdrift Premium Urban Smooth Sessions is Liquideep.
Long after their breakthrough track Fairytale first made house aficionados sit up and pay attention, singer, songwriter and producer Zyon and DJ and producer Ryzor continue to win fans thanks to the deep house grooves showcased on their third album, Welcome Aboard, which hit shops earlier this year.
Then there’s rising ethno-house star Busiswa, a new age performance poet and singer who combines infectious stage energy with an authentically African sound and beautifully hypnotic beats.
• Catch the MTV Base and Klipdrift Premium Urban Smooth Sessions tomorrow at the eYadini Lounge in Umlazi. Starts 2pm. Tickets cost R100 at the door. For more information, see www.klipdrift.co.za.
– Tonight Reporter