Event & Gig Guide

2018 is a great year and Running Wolf’s Rant is here to make things a little easier for you. There’s a lot happening and you’re going to be looking for something to do, so make sure you have a pen or your smartphone handy to mark these dates on your calendar.

Partying Event & Gig Guide

Here’s the Running Wolf’s Rant Event & Gig Guide for 2018:

January 2018:

  • 17 January 2018 – Jake Gunn & Johnathan Martin – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
  • 19 January 2018 – Nic Preen & The World of Birds and Androgenius – Aces ‘n Spades, Cape Town
  • 19 January 2018 – Jan Blohm – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
  • 19 January 2018 – Maudit Tangue #4 Launch featuring Kilkil (Réunion), TCIYF & Cortina Whiplash – The Tennis Club, Johannesburg
  • 19 January 2018 – The Barbosa Experience – Aandklas, Pretoria
  • 20 January 2018 – The Liminals & Young Hands – Mercury Live, Cape Town
  • 20 January 2018 – The Capitals, Skinnee Sunrise, The Ceramics & Misty Milk – Aandklas, Pretoria
  • 20 January 2018 – The Slashdogs & more – Railways Cafe, Centurion
  • 20 January 2018 – Shaun Miller – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
  • 20 January 2018 – Black Harbour – The Green Bar, Modderfontein, Gauteng
  • 21 January 2018 – Open Mic Night – Aandklas, Pretoria
  • 21 January 2018 – Fokofpolisiekar – Kirstenbosch, Cape Town
  • 22 January 2018 – Open Mic Night – Craft Exchange, Pretoria
  • 25 January 2018 – Angus & Julia Stone – Kirstenbosch Gardens, Cape Town
  • 25 to 28 January 2018 – Up the Creek Music Festival – Barrydale, Western Cape
  • 26 January 2018 – Black Lung & Skeleton Coast – Aces ‘n Spades, Cape Town
  • 26 January 2018 – Retro Dizzy & We Are Charlie – Mercury Live, Cape Town
  • 26 January 2018 – Dave The Pilot – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
  • 26 January 2018 – Aandklas 10th Birthday Party – Aandklas, Stellenbosch
  • 27 January 2018 – Jack Parow – Cafe Roux, Noordhoek, Cape Town
  • 27 January 2018 – LA Cobra & Deadline – Aandklas, Pretoria
  • 27 January 2018 – Epic Burger Night – Kniff un Gaffel Guest House, Pretoria
  • 27 January 2018 – Parklife Festival feat. Angus & Julia Stone – Marks Park, Johannesburg
  • 27 January 2018 – Prog the Smog featuring Hokum, Karaoke Machine of Death & CMR – Railways Cafe, Centurion
  • 27 January 2018 – Peter Toussaint – The Cockpit Brewhouse, Cullinan, Gauteng
  • 27 January 2018 – Faraway George – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
  • 28 January 2018 – Parklife Festival featuring Angus & Julia Stone – Botanical Gardens, Durban
  • 27 January 2018 – 4AM – The Green Bar, Modderfontein, Gauteng
  • 28 January 2018 – Valiant Swart – The Cockpit Brewhouse, Cullinan, Gauteng
  • 28 January 2018 – Bacchus Nel – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
  • 28 January 2018 – Open Mic Night – Aandklas, Pretoria
  • 28 January 2018 – Tshwanefontein 14.0 – African Beer Emporium, Pretoria
  • 29 January 2018 – Open Mic Night – Craft Exchange, Pretoria

February 2018:

      • 1 February 2018 – Lost&Found, The Black Cat Bones, Hellcats – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 2 February 2018 – Retro Dizzy & The Thirty Eights – Aces ‘n Spades, Cape Town
      • 2 February 2018 – Collective Soul & Lifehouse – Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg
      • 2 February 2018 – LA Cobra, After Robot & Satanic Dagga Orgy – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 2 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Santos Camping Terrain, Mossel Bay
      • 3 February 2018 – The Cape Town 10’s featuring Francois Van Coke – Hamiltons Rugby Club, Cape Town
      • 3 February 2018 – Ruff Majik, The Tazers, Stoker, The Valley & Monstroid – Aces ‘n Spades, Cape Town
      • 3 February 2018 – Didgeridoo Workshop – Klitsgras, Pretoria
      • 3 February 2018 – Rockin’ Market – Aandklas, Pretoria
      • 3 February 2018 – Bittereinder, Haezer & The Kiffness – Aandklas, Stellenbosch
      • 4 February 2018 – Park Acoutics featuring Karen Zoid and Koos Kombuis – Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria
      • 4 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Aandklas, Pretoria
      • 4 February 2018 – Spraaksaam – Lucit Restaurant, Pretoria
      • 5 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Craft Exchange, Pretoria
      • 6 February 2018 – Collective Soul & Lifehouse – Grand West Casino, Cape Town
      • 8 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Coolz Crafty Corner, Benoni
      • 9 February 2018 – Lost&Found, The Black Cat Bones, Wonderboom – Arcade Empire, Pretoria
      • 9 to 11 February 2018 – That 70s Fest – Tweefontein Melkery, Kempton Park
      • 9 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 10 February 2018 – Hush Launch Party – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 10 February 2018 – Crystal Park and Rambling Bones – Radium Beer Hall, Johannesburg
      • 10 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Mozito Sports Bar & Grill, Rustenburg, North West
      • 11 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Aandklas, Pretoria
      • 11 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Dozi’s Back To The Roots, Hartbeespoort, North West
      • 12 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Craft Exchange, Pretoria
      • 15 February 2018 – Francois Van Coke – Die Blou Hond, Pretoria
      • 15 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Mystic Boer, Potchefstroom
      • 16 February 2018 – Francois Van Coke – Mfasas, Bela Bela, Limpopo
      • 15 February 2018 – Lost&Found and The Black Cat Bones – Coolz Crafty Corner, Benoni
      • 16 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Arcade Empire, Pretoria
      • 17 February 2018 – Speedofest featuring Satanic Dagga Orgy and others – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 17 February 2018 – Francois Van Coke – Aandklas, Pretoria
      • 17 February 2018 – An Evening With Amanda Palmer – Spier Amphitheatre, Stellenbosch
      • 17 February 2018 – Crash Test Dummies – Hillcrest Quarry, Belville, Western Cape
      • 17 February 2018 – Jack Parow – University of the Free State, Bloemfontein
      • 18 February 2018 – Albert Frost – The Cockpit Brewhouse, Cullinan, Gauteng
      • 18 February 2018 – Crash Test DummiesNational Botanical Gardens, Pretoria
      • 18 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Aandklas, Pretoria
      • 19 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Craft Exchange, Pretoria
      • 23 & 24 February 2018 – Clarens Craft Beer Festival, Free State
      • 23 February 2018 – Dan Patlansky – Cafe Barcelona, Pretoria
      • 23 February 2018 – An Evening With Amanda Palmer – Fox Junction, Newtown, Johannesburg
      • 23 February 2018 – Bottomless Coffee Band (Album Launch) – Oude Libertas Amphitheatre, Stellenbosch
      • 24 February 2018 – Incubus – Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria
      • 24 February 2018 – Jack Parow – Cafe Roux, Noordhoek, Cape Town
      • 25 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Aandklas, Pretoria
      • 26 February 2018 – Open Mic Night – Craft Exchange, Pretoria
      • 28 February 2018 – Incubus – Grand West Casino, Cape Town
      • 28 February 2018 – Chris De Burgh – Grand West Casino, Cape Town

      March 2018:

      • 1 March 2018 – Jack Parow – De Klinker Club, Aarschot, Belgium
      • 2 March 2018 – Chris De Burgh – Time Square Casino, Pretoria.
      • 3 March 2018 – Metalfeast 2018 – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 3 March 2018 – Jack Parow – Trix, Antwerp, Belgium
      • 4 March 2018 – Jack Parow – Melkweg, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
      • 6 March 2018 – Myles Kennedy – Grand West Casino, Cape Town
      • 10 March 2018 – Myles Kennedy – Time Square Casino, Pretoria
      • 11 March 2018 – Park Acoustics feat Jeremy Loops – Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria
      • 17 March 2018 – Piet Botha – Hidden Eden, Sundra, Mpumalanga
      • 21 to 24 March 2018 – Mieliepop Festival – Tolderia Resort, Lothair, Mpumalanga
      • 22 March 2018 – Lost&Found and Wonderboom – Coolz Crafty Corner, Benoni
      • 24 March 2018 – DZ Deathrays – Mercury Live, Cape Town
      • 28 March 2018 – DZ Deathrays – Aandklas, Stellenbosch
      • 30 March 2018 – DZ Deathrays – Arcade Empire, Pretoria
      • 31 March 2018 – DZ Deathrays – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 29 March – 2 April 2018 – Splashy Fen Music Festival feat Bowling for Soup – Underberg, KwaZulu Natal
      • 29 March – 2 April 2018 – Lush Festival featuring Bowling for Soup – Clarens, Free State

      April 2018

      • 7 April 2018 – SA Metal Music Awards – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg
      • 19 April 2018 – Bottomless Coffee Band (Album Launch) – Atterbury Theatre, Pretoria
      • 27 – 29 April 2018 – Misty Waters Music Festival – Lake Umuzi, Mpumalanga
      • 27 April 2018 – 36 Crazyfists – Mercury Live, Cape Town
      • 28 April 2018 – 36 Crazyfists – Rumours Rock City, Johannesburg

      May 2018

      • 4 May 2018 – Jack Parow – Simplon, Groningen, The Netherlands
      • 12 May 2018 – Lost&Found – Radium Beer Hall, Johannesburg
      • 15 May 2018 – UB40 – Grand West Casino, Cape Town
      • 17 May 2018 – UB40 – International Convention Centre, Durban
      • 19 May 2018 – UB40 – Time Square Casino, Pretoria
      • 23 to 27 May 2018 – STRAB Music Festival – Ponta Malongane, Mozambique

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