Weekend Gig Guide

South Africa’s number one acoustic band Watershed are performing at the Drostdy Theatre, enjoy the intricate stylings of blues/rock artist Albert Frost at Skilpad Theatre and don’t miss Jason Oosthuizen’s Bryan Adams Tribute Show at Hilcrest Quarry in our Weekend Gig Guide.

Watershed @Drostdy Theatre – 22 November 2019

Watershed, one of the most successful and well-loved bands ever to come out of South Africa, will be celebrating 20 years in 2020.

This multi-platinum selling band have released 6 studio albums so far, along with a greatest hits album during their 20 year career, as well as receiving 2 SAMA awards for best pop album and a SAMA nomination for best adult contemporary album in 2019. They are also multiple winners of SA`s best band award by People Magazine. Eighteen years after the release of their debut album `in the meantime`, Watershed have put together their 6th studio album `Harbour`. This South African music success story has had a string of radio singles that way surpasses the years they have been around. `Indigo girl`, `Fine way` and `Letters` mentioning a few. The band has toured and had Major success in the big European territories performing alongside some of the biggest names in world music, such as U2, Peter Gabriel, Bob Geldof, The Corrs, The Cranberries. Craig Hinds, lead singer and songwriter for this band has built a career on lyrics and melodies that have touched his fans and consistently grown a following with every album the band has produced.

Albert Frost at Skilpad Theatre – 22 November 2019

On Sunday the 24th of November the king of the guitar takes on the Skilpad Theatre stage. Guests can take their own picnic basket and enjoy the show with the mountains and apple orchards as background. No beverages of your own are allowed on the premises.

“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.”

Bryan Adams Tribute @Hillcrest Quarry – 24 November 2019

After bringing fans three show-stopping tribute shows in 2018 – Led Zeppelin, ACDC vs Deep Purple and Guns n’ Roses, performing to sold-out audiences across the country, creator Jason Oosthuizen is back with a new show in 2019: The Bryan Adams Tribute Show.

With a line-up including Clint Falconer from Dan Patlansky band, who also stars in the Led Zeppelin and ACDC vs Deep Purple Tribute Shows, Jason Oosthuizen from Van Coke Kartel, Lost & Found and now OOOTH, and Henry Grundling as frontman, this killer band line-up will keep you entertained and bring all your favourite Bryan Adams songs back to life.

To be enjoyed by young, old, new and veteran fans, this show brings you the ultimate night of rock ‘n roll featuring some of the greatest hits from this rockstar’s career over the last few decades.

R 150 per person. Book Now via jcoooth@gmail.com.

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