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Monday, September 9, 2019


(Right: Nathan Smith)

Guitarist Nathan Smith will appear at the Rockwood Theatre in Sibaya on September 18, 2019.

Paying tribute to the world’s greatest singing guitar players, he will take audiences on a  journey of classic guitar-driven songs from the likes of Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, Gary Moore, John Mayer, Santana, Pink Floyd and more.

From the electrifying Parisienne Walkways to acoustic icon Layla, audiences are sure to find themselves enjoying only the best of these incredible artists.

Smith has performed his own music as well as his collaboration works around South Africa and abroad. With highlights of original compositions at Soccer World Cup events in 2010 and with Joseph Clark – The Music of Queen, which skyrocketed into countrywide tours and European tours including a single-handed sold-out stadium show for 35,000 in Holland in 2012.

Session work and collaboration work with top local and international artists include Ronan Keating; Richard Clayderman; Riana Nel; Laurika Rauch; Steve Hofmeyr and Juanita Du Plessis. Not only has he played for flagship live show productions like Skouspel, Afrikaans is groot etc. but Smith has also been part of live TV performances/shows like The Voice, Idols, Dancing with the Stars, Strictly Come Dancing, Dis Hoe Dit Is Met Steve; Toks en Tjops, and was a member of Die Musiek Frabriek on Noot Vir Noot. Nathan Smith is a proud d’addario, Marshall Music and Clayton Picks endorsee.

The show takes place at 20h00 on September 18 at Rockwood Theatre, Sibiya. Tickets R150 booked through

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