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Tuesday, September 22, 2009


Calling all guitar enthusiasts: break the Guinness World Record™ for the largest guitar ensemble!

This year’s Durban International Blues Festival which takes place at Wilson's Wharf from September 29 to October 4 has an added element – that of the Guinness Book Of Records™ attempt to achieve the largest guitar ensemble

Supported by The Independent on Saturday and Celebrate Durban, 2010 Guitars takes place at Wilson’s Wharf on October 4 from 12h30 to 17h00 and promises an event to remember.

You don’t have to be a blues player or even an experienced performer but you must learn to play a few cords of Smoke on the Water (music sheets available on registration).

For a mere R20, guitarists of all capacities, ages and styles are invited to register and participate in this world record breaking event. Receive commemorative memorabilia, an aerial photograph of your participation and be entertained all afternoon. For more details and to register online go to