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The Jagger Lounge is Cape Town’s premium live music venue and restaurant, situated at 74 Shortmarket Street in the City. Catch your favourite SA artists up-close & personal in this intimate 105-seater venue. Dinner menu from 6:30pm, shows starts 8:30pm.
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Since their first hit single in March 2014, RUBBER DUC has become a South African favourite on radio and at live shows across the country! Nick Jordaan, Amiel Gopal, Sheldon Sham and Brendan Campbell have captured the hearts of fans of all ages.
They have been awarded an Honorable Mention in the Folk/Singer-Songwriter category finalist in the prestigious International Songwriting Competition 2017. The panel of judges included Bastille, Lorde and Tom Waits. Organiser Candace Avery says “Although being selected an Honorable Mention does not garner any physical prizes, with over 16 000 entries from 140 countries, ISC still considers you and ISC winner. This is a remarkable achievement of whi
Josh Kempen is a SAMA nominated singer songwriting who’s impassioned voice, compelling lyrics, and a penchant for moving performances marks his considerable potential for the coming years.
Kempen’s music has been described by Apple Music’s editor as “rich with narrative lyricism and sincere, hard won perspective”.
Kempen’s recent work see’s him dive deeper into the raw, honest, and occasionally light hearted folk music that originally garnered attention in his early years.
The Betsie Beers is a Country, Folk, Rock?n Roll band from Cape Town, formed and fronted by sisters, Landi Degenaar on Vocals, Banjo and Harmonica and Zel Degenaar on Vocals, Guitar and Stomp. The band includes Gerhardt Claassen on Electric Guitar for that rock`n roll country twang and Wouter Reyneke on the Bass for that swinging rhythm. The happy heartbreak songs, catchy tunes and full harmonies will have you foot stompin`, hand clappin` and maybe leave you weepin`
with every show they play.
Georgetown is a multi-instrumental Bluebilly Folk Pop band from Pretoria South Africa. Formed in February 2014, the talented Michael de Villiers, Renaldo van Dyk, Rynier Prins and Tiaan Erasmus, hav
Majozi is a proudly South African musician from the coastal city of Durban who wears his heart on his sleeve. Literally. He has tattoos dedicated to his faith and to his mother – two very defining aspects of his life, both of which inspire the music he writes.
His debut single with Universal, Fire, was a major pop radio hit and his feel-good follow up single, Darling, endeared Majozi to the hearts of his soon-to-be loyal fans. He released his debut full length album, “Fire”, in March 2016 which includes the #1 single Breathing as well as the hit collaboration with Tresor, The Woods. In 2017, Majozi also received a SAMA nomination for Best Adult Contemporary Album for “Fire”.
Since their formation Diamond Thug continually evolved, always striving to create a unique sound from their unique perspective. Floating through genres such as pop, electronica and psych-rock, they create ethereal cosmic soundscapes as the bedrock below Chantel’s hauntingly beautiful melodies. The pursuit of an authentic and honest sound has earned the band various honors globally, with per-formances at SXSW, over a million streams across platforms and a platinum selling collaboration with South African legends Goldfish.
South African `gypsy jungle` band Crimson House has become one of the country`s favourite live acts, with their electrifying, interactive performances and their unique `bouncy` music roping in listeners of all genres.
They continuously perform at sold-out shows around the country and have played at every reputable festival in Southern Africa, a few in the USA, Cayman Islands and soon will take on the European scene. They recently joined Jeremy Loops at Kirstenbosch Gardens Summer Concerts for New Years’ Eve, rounding off a highly successful year of national tours.
Their fourth studio album `Bounceology` was released in South Africa on 16 August 2019 and is already spinning on national ra
"The music creates a beautiful soundscape that is very easy to digest and leaves me inspired."
- Gavin Lurssen, Grammy Award winning mastering engineer.
Dagdrome in Suburbia (Daydreaming in Suburbia) is Francois van Coke’s third full length solo album.
“It is an album I created with a bunch of friends while observing the life in the suburbs. I sing about being in my late 30’s, being South African, being a problem, a father and a lover,” says Francois.
This will be a stripped-down acoustic show and promises to be very intimate and different.
Alanna Joy is an Indie Folk/Rock singer/songwriter from Cape Town. With hints of progressive rock and a love of lyrics, her music tells stories of lessons learnt, heart break and self-reflection. She has been performing solo and in bands around Cape Town for the last 3 years, playing stages such as The V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre, Mercury Live and Café Roux. She is also the founder and host of the ‘Rust Jam Sessions’, a unique event with the structure of an open mic and the improv and collaborative elements of a ‘jam’ where she met her band mates fondly nicknamed `The Joy Boyz`.
Bam Bam Brown’s eclectic approach to song writing and performance is one for the books. His music has taken him
For over a decade now, Jon and Jay have shared countless stages around the country with their various bands and collaborated on their material. This is their first ever show in CT where they will both be performing solo. You can expect a special evening of story telling and great acoustic renditions of some of various bands the two have played in over the years. This is a once off show you don`t want to miss!
A diverse collective of young South African musicians, The Unity Band strives to create
new music which explores the cultural diversity of South Africa. Inspired by a multitude of
genres, this Cape Town-based ensemble lets their musical influences flow together to
form their own fresh identity.The Unity Band has been making a name for themselves in the local music industry since the release of their debut album Fabric. This album beautifully captures the
amalgamation of the band’s diversity as they explore elements of jazz, hip hop, poetry,
salsa, funk and at its core, a contemporary African sound.
Known for their electrifying live performances, this alternative rock band is spearheaded by female British songwriter Caminey Kuropatwa on vocals and piano; M4A’s ‘Most Creative Guitarist’, Marcel Smit on guitar, and drummer Damian Rijkers, previously of Sabretooth, as well as having drummed for Richard Stirton and The Rudimentals.
EET KREEF! brings new life to the iconic alternative Afrikaans album released by Johannes Kerkorrel & Die Gereformeerde Blues Band 30 years ago in 1989. Frank Freeman (guitarist & producer) put a group of SA`s best musicians together backing the golden voice of Laudo Liebenberg, who takes centre stage as the role of lead vocalist. It`s more than a tribute. It`s re-delivery of a message that`s as relevant now as it was in 1989.
Jak Tomas is an authentic, passionate and uncompromising artist. An artist that wants to tell you a story. Known for his explosive and emotionally-drenched live performances, Jak Tomas, the artist FKA Joshua Grierson, is a 35 year old multi-genre singer-songwriter, producer and musician born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. Since forming his first band at the age of 13, Tomas has embarked on making music which primarily satisfies him first. Mischa is a Cape Town based singer-songwriter, who draws on dream pop`s obsession with atmosphere and the folk tradition of storytelling. She weaves stories about growth, joy and sorrow while carving out a golden thread of undeniable hope.
Jenny & The Jameses, a trio consisting of Jennifer Eaves (guitar, vocals), James Hall (fiddle and vocals), and James Harvey (harp, accordion, upright bass, vocals), play a variety of folk songs (most of which are written by Jenny herself) and traditional tunes. Covers of pop songs are also performed, adapted for a three-person acoustic lineup. A highly mobile and flexible band; their laid-back and fun playing style, combined with a repertoire of a mixture of pensive folk songs and high-octane reels and jigs, makes every performance an engaging, intimate rollercoaster.
The name Hatchetman stems from the band`s ability to cut straight to the heart with songs on life, love, and most things i
Arno Carstens, platinum selling singer songwriter, has released multiple albums with a string of successful singles & awards including Best Rock Album, Best Alternative Album & Song of the Year. He’s toured with INXS, U2 & Rolling Stones & performed internationally at Glastonbury, Hard Rock Calling & VFestival. He’s been called “The godfather of South African Rock” by Mail & Guardian & Sunday Times have hailed him as “One of the most prolific songwriters & performers of our time”
Arno’s performance includes hits from his career as front man of cult rock band Springbok Nude Girls, many of the beloved & most celebrated songs from his career as an English solo artist & some popular cover tra
Gavin Edwards is an accomplished, professional singer/ songwriter from South Africa. Gavin is the Runner up of the Voice Season 1 SA . With over 1.8 million views on his audition song, Say Something where Bobby van Jaarsveld turned his chair and became his coach. Since the Finale of The Voice SA Gavin signed a lucrative deal with Universal Music SA and released his Debut album Silver Skies with the first single Sparks going straight to number 1 on iTunes on the Day of the Release. Gavin was also invited twice by SA Rugby to sing the South African Anthem as well as the Irelands Call before the Rugby Matches. His Debut Album has produced 5 singles since release . Sparks, One Day, Only Lovers L
This show is a stripped-down look at songs from PJ Powers` long and colourful career as one of SA’s best loved singers.
All of the hits are there - unplugged versions of “Feel So Strong,” through “The World in Union” and her ode to the Stadium she got to know so well while fronting Hotline in the 80s – “Jabulani.”
She also includes renditions of her latest hits, “Destiny” and “Stay” that are enjoying airplay at the moment as well as her newly released singles: “Walk in my Shoes.” The latter being a hauntingly earnest plea for all of us to consider one another in a more compassionate way. Also included in the set is “Born to an Audience” an ode to Leilani Cloete – a truly remarkable young S
The Kiffness makes jazzy, groovy & uplifting house music and is fast becoming one of South Africa’s favourite live electronic acts.
From the beginning of 2013, founder & brainchild David Scott has had great success in the South African music industry, racking up a total of 3 SAMA nominations and 10 singles playlisted across national radio stations – all of which have reached top 10 status in the top 40 charts.
Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Jimmy Nevis is a young (23 years old) alternative pop singer/songwriter and producer. Signed to Cape Town record Label, Rude World Records, with a publishing, licensing and distribution deal with David Gresham Records for his debut (Subliminal) and sophomore (The Masses) albums.
Driven by how the music feels as opposed to its sound, together with a dreamy, tribal and urban edge to its production, The Masses portrays signature Jimmy Nevis qualities such as gospel undertones, quirky lyrics, soulful vocals and catchy melodies.
Jimmy has been working on a string of collaborations with top SA producer Sketchy Bongo, with their track ‘All About It’ sit
Orah & The Kites are a melancholic indie/folk band from Cape Town, South Africa. Founded by Ntokozo Mzimela (keys, guitar and vocals) in 2016 alongside best friends Teagyn Gracey (saxophone, vocals) and Jaimie De Klerk (synth, vocals), the group prides itself for its focus on harmony and dissecting the complexities of romance and existence. Since 2018 the band has expanded to include Kieron Brown (bass, vocals) and Tristan De Beer (lead guitar, vocals) and on occasion Giovanni Serci joins the team on drums. O&TK has played at live venues such as The Waiting Room, The Raptor Room and Cafe Roux as well as festivals such as Design Ndaba, Garden State and will play Endless Daze in November 2019.
For the past two decades the energetic performances of SAMA award-winning
blues/rock guitarist/singer Albert Frost has captivated audiences attention
worldwide. Dubbed the “South African Hendrix”, Frost deftly alternates between rhythm and lead,
showcasing his extraordinary skills on acoustic and electric guitars. His first love is the Blues,
stemming from the influence of his long relationship with the Blues Broers, a well-known
and respected group from Cape Town with whom he performed from 1994 at the age of 17.
Like all truly world-beating bands, Flat Stanley is greater than the sum of its parts. It started with the simple beginnings of big dreams, two chance meetings and a humble song-writing competition in Cape Town, and has grown to encompass sold-out shows across South Africa and Europe, pioneering work with a full orchestra, radio hits and a growing global fan-base.
Throughout it all, Andy Mac, Clinton Gahwiler and Neil Benjamin have upheld an unflagging commitment to giving their audiences songs that make music live beyond the live show, the CD album or the download.
Shaped by the two oceans on the shores of South Africa, JPson has ridden
the wave of life to Europe and defined a musical style that can best be
described as "Fresh Folk". Music that let’s you open up to the groove of the
moment, whilst forgetting the troubles of daily life.
Dreamy, synth-driven melodies, cinematic progressions, powerful pop vocals, and punchy
beats – this is the sonic palate of alt-pop duo EMERGER, formed by Emma De Goede
(lead vocalist / pianist), and Gerrit Matthee (multi-instrumentalist / producer), while
studying music at UCT.Since the release of their debut mini-album `Bloom` in 2018, Emerger has been making waves both nationally and overseas. Their debut single, ‘Break & Fall’ was a winner of the Avid and Abbey Road Studios International Song Contest, picked from nearly 5000 international entries.
Since their debut album release mid-2017, Cape Town cult-pop duo Lo-ghost has been steadily building a reputation as one of the freshest up-and-coming sounds on the scene. With their dark, lush production, innovative writing and powerhouse vocal performances, Lo-ghost are carving out a unique and memorable space for themselves in the South African sonic landscape. Lo-ghost (Shannon Devy and Evan Strauss) started their journey mid-2016 with a stunning debut video release for `Ghost in a Blood Machine`, the lead single off their first EP “Mother”.
Acoustic rock artist ARD Matthews, needs very little introduction within the South African landscape. The double platinum selling and much-loved frontman is acknowledged for his multiple hit singles, What He Means, Shallow Waters, I like You Madly, Father & Farther, Too Late, Impossible Machines to name a few; and for delivering a world-class performance every time. Live, him and his band assure the listeners a sonic passage to a landscape of hope, inspiration and fortitude. The songs are rhythmic, melodic anthems, plumbing the depths of life, love, opportunity and release.
Come experience a night of beautiful Afro-Jazz Soul by one of South Africa’s most exciting artists around. Mandisi Dyantyis released his debut album at the end of October, this body of work has already garnered significant and positive attention on all spheres of media and radio. SOMANDLA is a work premised on the sacred act of prayer, peppered with issues of current societal interest and most noteworthy, the “old school” romantic sentiment delivered in the persuasive elegance of his mother tongue, isiXhosa. This debut offering is a befitting exhibition of Dyantyis’ versatility as a prolific songwriter/composer, trumpeter, and outstanding vocal artist.
Anna Wolf creates alternative music with lyrics that are layered with a poignancy that she uses to hypnotize audiences on a journey of self-discovery that may leave you with the feeling of being heard. She performed solo shows at various iconic London venues, including The Bedford, The Troubadour and The Half Moon and performed in high profile festivals including Austin Texas SXSW, South African’s OppiKoppi and The Real Concert Series in The United Kingdom and South Africa. In 2017 she was asked to open for Johnny Clegg on his final tour played to sold-out audiences in South Africa and London’s exemplary Apollo Theatre in Hammersmith.
After 18 months of fired-up anticipation since his last single, Platinum-selling artist, Jesse Clegg is bursting back on the music scene with his hot new track, ‘Let It Burn’. Jesse Clegg is a South African Singer-Songwriter whose three studio albums, When I Wake Up, his 2011 follow up Life On Mars, and his latest album, Things Unseen, have made the 27-year-old a platinum-selling success in his home country. After the widespread acclaim of his first album, Jesse`s music caught the attention of 3-time Grammy-winning Canadian producer David Bottrill (Muse, Tool, Placebo).