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Thursday, January 8, 2015


(Rob Warren with Clare McIlroy, Gareth Gale & Garth Warren)

Welcome to Folsom Prison and get ready to hear songs about prison, trains, guns, love and heartache when Rhumbelow Theatre, Westville and Pietermaritzburg present The Johnny Cash Tribute. The country and rock ‘n roll show has played to sold-out audiences in Durban and is back by popular demand.

The talented line-up features Rob Warren, who lets the music do all the talking as the Man in Black, showcasing his expertise on the guitar and encompassing low pitch vocals that fit perfectly with the Cash sound. Joining Rob is his brother Garth Warren on bass and vocals, Gareth Gale rocking out on the drums and Clare McIlroy who takes on the role of June Carter with an irresistible upbeat country performance.

Rob Warren and the spirit of the band play tribute to Johnny Cash with songs including The Ring of Fire, Boy Named Sue, Folsom Prison Blues, Man in Black, Cry Cry Cry and Walk the Line. As well as songs with June Carter such as Jackson, It Ain't Me Babe and Juke Box Blues.

Performances in Pietermaritzburg at the Alan Wilson Shellhole take place on January 18 at 14h00 and 18h30. The venue opens 90 minutes before show for picnic dinner. Tickets R120 (R100 pensioners). Bring food picnic baskets. There is a full cash bar.

Performances at the Westville Country Club take place on February 1 at 14h30 and 19h00. The venue opens 90 minutes before show for meal. Tickets R120 (R100 WCC members and pensioners) with a R50 minimum meal option and starters and puddings as an extra. A bar is available. No alcohol or food may be brought on to the premises.
Secure parking is available at both venues and booking is essential at Computicket or phone Roland on 082 499 8636 or e-mail For more information visit