Art on Target presents: for your listening pleasure an acoustic concert ‘Natalia’ by: Nibs van der Spuy and special guest artist: Joe Vanderlinden
In September 2016, Nibs released his new album, ‘Natalia’ produced by world renowned producer Mark Tucker ( Portishead, PJ Harvey, Jethro Tull ) bringing together strong themes and images from Kwazulu and introducing new and exciting soundscapes to the music.
Nibs is returning to the Cape, after a successful spring tour in Italy, This will be his second leg of his ‘Natalia’ national tour and his first solo release in 5 years.
“Nibs is probably one of South Africa’s most underrated musicians of extraordinary talent.” AVSA (South Africa’s leading audio visual magazine
Nibs van der Spuy is one of the most extraordinary and exciting, world acoustic guitarists and exports to come out of South Africa. Raised in the fertile province of Kwazulu Natal, Nibs immersed himself in his natural environment to formulate a truly consummate and original sound. Growing up with the Beatles and learning first hand from traditional Zulu Maskandi guitarists, he quickly soaked up a rich tapestry of his close surroundings and beyond.
After playing the local folk scene around South Africa for years and gathering up a loyal following, his big stage break came after supporting Crosby, Stills and Nash on their 1996 South African ...........