Internationally acclaimed ‘Folk Roots, guitarist and troubadour‘, Nibs van der Spuy will be embarking on a solo tour of the Western Cape in early November after a two year absence. Now based in Portugal, he will returning with a travelogue of newly written songs and stories as well as heartfelt instrumentals. Nibs will thereafter return to Europe for some dates before entering the studio in the UK, to record his first album in 5 years, ‘Trams & Angels’.
“Excellent! A voice full of wonder and humility of the songs it sings.” (ROLLING STONE) ****
“If you ever see a promotional ad for one of Nibs’ concerts, you should not miss out on the opportunity to experience a great guitarist and singer/songwriter”. SHAWN PHILLIPS (Legendary Texan Songwriter)
“A discovery! Classical touches, Zulu melodies and his thrilling airy voice” (LE MONDE, FRANCE)
“Beautifully weighted and filigreed acoustic playing” (UNCUT)
“The most sensitive and breathy songs on the continent with classy, gently sturdy guitar work” (GUARDIAN UK)
“Nibs is a foremost proponent of the fine weave of cultural sounds that are this country” (SUNDAY TIMES, 5 STARS)
**PLEASE NOTE: DINNER FROM 7PM. SHOW AT 8.30PM