5 lekker gigs to check out this weekend

2017-03-10 13:27

Cape Town - It’s almost the weekend and if you don’t have any plans yet, then look no further!

We went in search of five awesome music events that will make your weekend even sweeter.

Check them out here:

Guy Buttery
As an internationally recognised musician, this multi-instrumentalist enjoys invitations to play sell-out performances all over the globe. The USA, UK, Australia, France, Brazil, and Italy have all welcomed him back year after year. Catch him live at Café Roux in Noordhoek on Friday night. Tickets cost R120. Click here for more info and to book your spot.

Rubber Duc
Rubber Duc burst onto the SA music scene in March 2014 when their first single hit the number 2 spot on the 5FM and ECR charts. They released their much-anticipated debut album, The Secret Sunrise, in September 2016. Catch them live at Cafe Roux in Cape Town on Friday. Tickets cost R100. Click here for more info and to book your spot.

Blue Man Group
Without speaking a word, the Blue Men entertain and enthrall people of all ages and cultural backgrounds with the universal languages of humour and music. The show is currently running in Johannesburg at the Teatro at Montecasino. Ticket Prices: Off Peak: R370 – R595. Peak: R455 – R680. Click here to find out more and to book your spot.

Francois van Coke album launch
Afrikaans rocker Francois van Coke will be launching his new album in Stellenbosch at the Woordfees. His second album is titled Hierdie Is Die Lewe, and this will be the last launch show for the album. The launch is taking place on Saturday at the Jan Marais Nature Reserve at 18:30. Tickets cost R100. Click here for more info and to book your spot.

Valiant Swart and Akkedis
Join Valiant Swart and Akkedis on Sunday for some awesome tunes at the Backsberg Picnic Concerts on the Backsberg Wine Farm. Admission to concert venue starts at 15:00, with the opening act starting at 16:00 and the main act at 17:00. Tickets are R120.00 from Webtickets and R150.00 at the door. Student tickets cost R60.00 and children under 12 get in free if accompanied by an adult. Click here for more info and to get your ticket.

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