JAZZIEL BROTHERS and Muzo Brothers perform on February 22 from 8pm at the Two of A Kind series at Silver Casino, Mogale City.vTickets are R300 per person and include a dinner or R3000 per table. Bookings can be made at Computicket or Phone 084 333 3082
HELEM PRODUCTION hosts its annual Carnival Party on February 22nd at the Sands, 58 Wierda Road, Wierda Valley, Sandton. Performing Afrikan Roots, Voodoo, Warras, Xicocas, Capital, Shluda, John, Flaton, Scobar,D Master, Slipincrockstar and Kelson Mario. Phone 0827241241.
THE BOHEMIAN at corner Park and Menton roads in Richmond, Joburg, host performances by Jon-Pat Myers, Hagen Engler and David Chislett on February 28 from 8pm. There will be CD’s, books, sculptures, poetry and sketches on sale as well. Cover charge is R40. Phone 083 245 6412
TEN CITIES teams up about 50 DJs, producers and musicians from Berlin, Bristol, Johannesburg, Cairo, Kiev, Lagos, Lisbon, Luanda, Nairobi and Naples, enabling them to produce music together and exchange their knowledge about the club scenes in their countries. The project’s highlight includes a performance on March 1st from 6pm at KingKong King Kong, 6 Verwey Street, New Doornfontien, Johannesburg. Performing are DJs from Kiev, Johannesburg and Berlin including Culoe de Song, Dirty Parrafin, Vakula, Dubmasta, Hannes Teichmann. Pre sale tickets are R30 and can be bought via http://www.quicket.co.za. Tickets at the gate are R50.
CATZ PYJAMAS, 12 Main Road, Melville, Joburg host Heels Over Head and Mbuso Khoza on March 1st from 7pm. Cover charge is R80. For bookings email email@example.com. phone 079 482 2051
BLACK FRIDAY is on March 1st from 10pm at Chez Ntemba VIP Lounge, 90 Corlett Drive, Melrose, Johannesburg. Performances by Emma from Angola and Djs Hustle Kidd, Leon, Noxx, Lenoir, Richie Skillz, Citi Lyts, Shakes and Maya. Admission is free R100 while ladies enter for free till 11pm.
SOPHIATOWN JAZZ ENCOUNTERS features the Marcus Wyatt Kwartet on March 2nd from 7pm at the Sophiatown Heritage and Cultural Centre, 73, corner Toby and Edward Streets, Sophiatown, Joburg. Tickets cost R100 per person. Phone Khosi Hlatshwayo: 083 550 7130/ 011 673 1271 / E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
BASSLINE, 10 Henry Nxumalo Street, Newtown, Joburg host Olufemi and The Natives Afrobeat Big Band on March 8th from 8pm. They are performance pays tribute to the Afrobeat Creators such Fela Kuti, Orlando Julius, Tony Allen, Dele Sosimi, Femi Kuti, Kola Ogunkoya and Seun Kuti. Cover charge is R50. Phone 073 9099 606
MTN JOYOUS CELEBRATION kick-off of their 2013 “The Grateful Tour” with performances on March 29, 30 and 31st at the Big Top Arena, Carnival City. All shows start at 7.30pm. Tickets cost between R150 and R300 at Computicket or Shoprite/Checkers oulets.
KIRK WHALUM performs on from 8pm on April 2 and 3 at the State Theatre in Pretoria, Tshwane. Tickets are R340 and R400 at computicket.
JOHNNY CLEGG performs at Gold Reef City’s Lyric Theatre in Joburg on 12 and 13 April from 9pm. Tickets are R161 and R263 at Computicket or at The Lyric Box Office on 011 248 5000.
TONY COX perform performs three shows in Cape Town; on February 22 from 8.30pm at The Red Herring, Noordhoek; on March 1st at Alexander Upstairs and on March 23rd at Cottage Club, Capri Village, Fish Hoek. Phone 021 785 5052.
ROBIN AULD Trio perform from 5.30pm on February 23rd at the Stoep and Swing, 12-14 Glen Road Glencairn, Simon’s Town Western Cape.
DE WAAL PARK SUMMER host Arno Carstens on the 3rd of March and Hot Water on the 17th. For more information visit the De Waal Park website: www.dewaalpark.co.za
MERCURY, 43 De Villiers Road Zonnebloem, 7925 Cape Town, host The Perfect Circle acoustic show on March 22 from 9pm featuring Carpets, Pillows, Candles, Stage Visuals.
DNA STRINGS perform at the Rhebokskloof Theatre on the Lake in Paarl on March 24th from 7pm. Picnics baskets are allowed. Food and wines will be for sale. Bookings at computicket. Visit www.rhebokskloof.co.za for more info.
GRINGO LINGO Free party is on February 23 from 8pm at jack Rabbits McCarthy Hse, 203 Peter Mokaba Road, Morningside, Durban. Performing are Black Math, Roachy and The Accidentals with DJs Feaugo Heat, Weird Beard AND Murdbox Mike. Admission is free.
STEVE NEWMAN with vocalist Lu Dlamini and Zamo Mbutho as well as the tabla player Ashish Joshi perform on February 27 from 8pm at Highfield House, 11 Kinmount Avenue, Hillary, Durban. Cover charge is R60. Phone 0837875388.
THE JOZI INVATION 16 Hour Party is on February 23rd from 2pm at Euphoria Nigh Club, 77 Biccard Street, Polokwane, Limpopo. Performing are sixteen DJs from Joburg, Polokwane and Limpopo. Cover charge is R50. Phone contact 073 038 1640
JOSIE FIELD and Laurie Levine embark on a tour that kicks-off on February 28 at 7.30pm at The Falls Rest in Howick, KwaZulu Natal. KZN dates include Blue Stockings, Kloof on March 1st, George Hotel, Main Road, Eshowe on March 2nd and Verkykerskop in Harrismith on March 3rd. Three shows are planned for Western Cape with the first on the 07th of March at Viva Café, Somerset Square, Highfield Road, Cape Town; at Alma Café, 20 Alma Road, Rosebank, Cape Town on March 8th and on March 9th at Cottage Club, 26 Mauritius Crescent, Capri Village, Cape Town. Gauteng dates are March 13th at Café Barcelona, Elardus Park Centre, Corner Delmas & Barnard Street, Pretoria; March 15th at Olde & New Recitals, Glenshiel, 19 Woolston Rd, Westcliff, Johannesburg, March 17th at Lucky Bean, Cnr 7th Avenue & 4th Street, Melville, Johannesburg and on March 23rd at Hot Spot Concert, Observatory, Johannesburg. Phone Bill Botes on 079 842 4470 or email email@example.com