PHFAT and Haezer’s Show
Haezer and PHFAT will take the stage together once again, but this time they’ve added a little mystique to the occasion. PHFAT makes some of the most iconic electro hip hop beats to come out of SA, and they are a real spectacle to behold on stage. Haezer is a local sound spinner who has been on the Cape Town music scene since 2008. He was a resident DJ at The Assembly and even opened for Steve Aoki.
21 July, 6PM
Drostdy Street, Stellenbosch
082 561 4719
A Tribute to Bon Jovi and the Masters of Rock’n’Roll
Mark Haze, the former Idols finalist has a powerful voice that has only gone from strength to strength. He has done gigs all over the country, and we cannot wait for him to tackle the mammoth and iconic anthems made famous by the one and only Jon Bon Jovi. Mark Haze and the sensational six-piece band will bring these Bon Jovi hits to life. That’s not where the nostalgic theme ends! The band members will all be dressed up as Bon Jovi would prefer; earrings, leather and long hair.
22 July, 7PM
Venue: Die Boer, 6 Chenoweth Street, Durbanville
021 979 1911
The Young Folks & The Vanilla at Beerhouse
The Young Folks combine the best of rock ‘n roll and pop with their unique dose of South African flare. Joining them is feel-good pop band The Vanilla.
22 July, 9PM to 1AM
Beerhouse, 223 Long St, Cape Town
084 413 1029
Nick Turner Trio at Blah Blah Bar
The Blah Blah Bar presents the Nick Turner Trio, a band whose music spans genres with influences ranging from rock, reggae and African to hip-hop, ghoema and jazz. Nick Turner’s sound is “lyrically powerful, relevant, humorous and energetic”, and his shows feature virtuosic musicianship, funky grooves and catchy tunes.
22 July, 7.30PM
Blah Blah Bar, 84 Kloof St (upstairs), Oranjezicht, Cape Town
082 349 8849
Emile YX? Farewell & Double Album Launch
Emile YX?, South African hip hop pioneer and founder of iconic group Black Noise, launches both his new album Demockery and the soundtrack to the documentary From B-boys to Being Men. The event serves as a farewell to him as he leaves Cape Town for the USA.
21 July, 7PM
R50 – R200
The Hive, 37 Palmer Rd, Muizenberg
060 904 5988
The Cape Town Opera presents Grace Notes, a concert of spiritual music spanning centuries and continents. Following its acclaimed premiere in France in 2016, this unique concert of a cappella sacred music, curated by Thuthuka Sibisi, is heard by Cape Town audiences for the first time. There are three performances taking place over three consecutive Thursdays at St George’s Cathedral (13 and 20 July) and St John’s Church (27 July). Seating is limited at each performance.
13 to 27 July, 7.30PM to 8.30PM
St George’s Cathedral, 5 Wale Street, CBD & St John’s Church, St Johns Rd, Wynberg, Cape Town
021 410 9807
July Live Music Line-up at Nomad
Nomad presents a platform for local talents and bands to showcase their music in a line-up every Wednesday of the week.
8PM to 11PM
NOMAD Bistro & Bar, 33 Waterkant St, CBD, Cape Town
021 418 3020