Cape Town Music Guide -5May

Atom Presents Powel (All Day I Dream) [BER]

After first gracing our shores and ears one year ago at OPIA, he has been around the world and back, spinning for dancers from Burning Man to his home Berlin. Powel will be supported by rising CPT-based producer Dwson, an artist known for his captivating deep house grooves, released on labels such as Just Move Records.

6 May 8PM


The Waiting Room, 273 Long Street, Cape Town

Rocking Horse at Alma Café

A laidback café atmosphere offering live music.

6 May 7:30PM

R170 incl. Meal

Alma Cafe, 20 Alma Rd, Rosebank, Cape Town

021 685 7377

Bree Street Block Party

HQ Steakhouse collaborates with restaurants Arcade and La Parada to host the Bree Street Block Party: a day filled with arts, music and food, celebrating city life on Bree Street and surrounds.

7 May 12PM to 12AM


Riebeeck Square Parkade, 100 Shortmarket St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town

Facebook: Bree Street Block Party

Cape Town Marimba Festival

The Cape Town Marimba Festival is a joint venture between the Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival and Woodworx Marimbas. Woodworx Marimbas is involved in the development of African music on the marimba. The organisation provides marimba teachers to schools, manufactures and supplies marimba instruments and operates as a performing band.

12 May 7:45PM

R50 – R100

Baxter Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre Complex, Rondebosch.

071 712 5550

Memories and Melodies – Aviva Pelham

The leading lady in umpteen shows, here and abroad. She is fluent in singing, acting, directing, producing, play writing, advising, coaching etc. etc. Aviva always produces a stunning concert with the new talent that she has found.

17 May 10:30AM


Bellville Civic Theatre, Voortrekker Road

021 976 1227

Neil Young tribute played by Dusty Rhodes Band

A tribute to Neil Young, Canadian singer-songwriter, who is well known for playing with Buffalo Springfield, and Crosby, Stills and Nash. The Dusty Rhodes Band is a folk/rock band who recreates that unique acoustic sound of Neil Young. Featuring songs such as Alabama, harvest, old man, southern man, and many more. Booking is essential. Patrons can pre order our delicious Mediterranean mezze platters or bring their own.

26 May, 6:30PM


Villa Pascal Guest House and Theatre, Durbanville.

0825694147 / 0219752566