Machineri to Perform at the Grand Daddy
Cape Town band Machineri has been one of the most pleasant surprises to hit the local music scene in recent years, with their infectious blend of blues, rock and folk proving a hit time and again with fans across the country. This intelligent and creative three-piece is sure to keep you entertained when they perform live at the Sky Bar on May 6, 2011 at 18h00.
Arno Carstens and Albert Frost Live and Unplugged at the Daddy!
Two legends, one stage Thats just how the Daddy rolls. On Thursday, May 26, two of South Africas most iconic musicians will take part in a delicious double bill of rambunctious rock n roll and bodacious blues. South African über-musicians Arno Carstens and Albert Frost need no introduction, but we do look forward to introducing them in Grand style on the Daddys rooftop
Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point: The Incidental Daddy
Having introduced the idea of a visit to Boulders Beach penguin colony just outside Simonstown a while back, and with all of the public holidays that lie before us, I wanted to encourage you to continue that journey on to the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point, where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans are said to meet.
Daddy is Lonesome without Dave!
Get your cowboy boots out for a dusting, as you will need them to give Lonesome Dave the send-off he deserves. Friday night, April 22, will be Dave’s last night with the Daddy as he performs one of his last gigs before moving to Europe. And we’re throwing in a night in a trailer for the best dressed ...
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony: The Incidental Daddy
Life does rush by at a pace that frightens me, and I am grateful that The Incidental Daddy and eternal traveller within me always remembers to stop, look and see more than the rush. There are so many wonderful experiences to be had, with many of them right here in Cape Town, and I’m determined to seek them out. With that in mind, this week I’d like to recommend a visit to Boulders Beach to see the Colony of African Penguins that live here. It’s also a wonderful place to take in the sea breeze.
Adam Donen returns to Cape Town with all-star cast
Songwriter and poet Adam Donen left Cape Town to find fame. After swapping Vredehoek for London at 18, he has gained acclaim across Europe. TimeOut London champions him as a musical poet, and his work is widely and positively compared with that of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen.
It was a Weird and Wonderful Stay
Thanks to some truly creative minds, an overnight stay or weekend away need not be made of the mundane. If youre tired of seeing the same old thing every time youre travelling around the world, then take a journey through the rabbit hole and try one of these quirky and unique hotels!