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Monday, September 13, 2021


60s will no doubt let the good times roll again as Dave Monks and Marion Loudon transport audiences back in time to the “Era of Real Music”.

The couple entertain superbly in this very well-put-together collection of nostalgic and popular 60s hits. The show features covers of more than 20 different artists which include, The Beatles, Sony & Cher, Sandie Shaw, Nancy Sinatra, The Monkees, Cliff Richard, Mary Hopkins, Credence Clearwater Revival, The Bee Gees and The Animals just to name a few.

Loudon’s amazing voice, vocal range and versatility never ceases to shine and particularly in songs like My Boy Lollipop, Da Do Ron Ron, These Boots Are Made for Walking, and the ever-green hit House of the Rising Sun.

Monks features with some great lead guitar work as he glides through some of The Shadows greatest hits, Atlantis and the ever green Apache which incidentally has been recently voted as No 1 greatest guitar instrumental of all time.

Their voices blend extremely well together and so they should, as they have performed together all over South Africa including Sun City, Swaziland, Johannesburg and too many corporate events and festivals to mention! They have also been the voices behind many radio adverts and Just for the notebook, Loudon has been the harmonising vocalist on all of Dave Monks’ solo CDs.

The show consists of a wide variety of those great 60s songs plus some very well-thought-out medleys which flow along with great ambiance and will surely have your hands clapping and toes tapping. The Beatles Medley and Rock & Roll Medleys will have you reminiscing, particularly those who were around during the great explosive musical times of the 60’s. The use of harmonica on some of The Beatles songs is very effective and very much in tune with the whole 60’s vibe. Very clever backing tracks together with Monks & Loudon makes this show a must for the whole family and certainly one not to be missed. 

60s comes alive in this celebration of an entire decade of music which runs from start to finish like clockwork.

CDs on sale at the show:  60’s: Blast from the Past Volume 1 & Volume 2.

60s Party Pack has one performance on September 19, 2021 at 14h00.

(Venue opens 90 minutes before show for snacks/drinks)

“We would ask that if you are able to please assist us and the performers by donating a higher ticket price,” says Roland Stansell who runs the Rhumbelow circuit.

Tickets minimum R160 (no discounts for this show). Bring food picnic baskets or buy at the venue. A full bar is available (no alcohol may be brought on to the premises).

All seating will be at separate tables and the venue will obviously be seating co-habiting couples and/or family members together.

Limited secure parking available.

With the current Covid levels, the venue will be limiting capacity to 50% capacity per show - as the Rhumbelow venues are small, they will be applying a 50% protocol for safety.

Booking is essential on email: or through Computicket.

For more information contact Roland Stansell on 082 499 8636 or visit

Strict Covid protocols will be observed. Rhumbelow Theatre is situated at 42 Cunningham Road off Bartle Road, Durban.