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Tuesday, December 12, 2023



Arguably the KZN Midlands’ best-loved music venue, Music in The Hills (MiTH) is an opportunity for beginners, professionals, and passionate music fans to share the joy of music at The Knoll Historic Guest Farm in Hilton.

19h00: Grace and The Mottled Guys

Brian Bedingfield and Grace Botha combine their "Grace and The Big Guy" collaboration with "The Mottled Crew", made up of Chris and Kaylee Bester, Craig Martens, and Anton Cawthorn-Blazeby. Expect a great mix of folk, country, and gospel.


 20h00: MiTH Year-End Bash

We’ve pulled together an eclectic mix of some of the best musicians in the KZN Midlands to end off the year with a bang, backed by the Grace and the Mottled Guys band. The song selection features material by Tracy Chapman, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, The Hollies, Marc Cohn, Simon & Garfunkel, Camélia Jordana, Britney Spears, Carly Simon, Miriam Makeba, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Patti Smith, Queen, Free, Manfred Mann, Van Morrison, The Band. The dancefloor will be open, as will La Popote and The Knoll’s bar. Don’t miss out!

Entrance: R50 - Cash or Zapper at the door

Doors open at 18h00 and the music will kick off at 19h00. Bring your own booze. Food and soft drinks are available for purchase.

For more information contact 082 331 7271. Visit for more details and directions. Musicians can contact for slots.

MiTH takes place at The Knoll Historic Guest Farm, Knoll Drive, Hilton.


DIRECTIONS TO MiTH: Take the N3 to Hilton, take the Hilton turnoff and go South into the Village (away from Hilton College). Travel 5,2km along Hilton Avenue (past two sets of traffic lights and Crossways Pub) and keep going straight as Hilton Avenue turns into Dennis Shepstone Drive. At the 5,2km mark, Knoll Drive will be on your right – the entrance to MiTH is the *second* entrance on your left into The Knoll Historic Guest Farm.