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Wednesday, 14 February 2024

Love Struck at the courtyard

Montagu Events - Love Struck at the courtyard
Join us for a romantic evening in our fairy lit garden under our rambling vine (or in our cosy bistro if the weather calls for it)
We are offering a beautiful three course meal for this special evening. See your meal options below. But first, more about our act for the evening...
“Love Struck” – An acoustic show by Gareth James Get ready for an enchanting month of Love with Gareth James, the internationally acclaimed artist known for his soulful renditions of classic love songs. With nods from the Texas Sounds CMAs and double wins at the SA CMAs, Gareth promises a night filled with acoustic magic as he serenades you with timeless melodies that celebrate the essence of love. Joining Gareth on stage is none other than guitar virtuoso Tyrone Marinus, an internationally touring musician renowned for his mesmerizing performances. Tyrone's skillful fingers bring an extra layer of depth and emotion to the music, elevating every note and chord to create an immersive experience that tugs at the heartstrings. But the surprises don't end there—Tyrone isn't just showcasing his instrumental prowess. He's lending his extraordinary voice to harmonize with Gareth, adding an ethereal dimension to the performance. The synergy between Gareth's emotive vocals and Tyrone's instrumental and vocal expertise creates a night of musical enchantment you won't soon forget. Get ready to be love struck by the heartfelt melodies and captivating performances of Gareth James and Tyrone Marinus this month of Love.

Gareth James Biography
Gareth James is a talented singer-songwriter hailing from South Africa. Born on February 07, 1983, in Cape Town. Gareth grew up in a musically inclined family and was exposed to a wide range of genres from a young age. He began singing and playing the guitar at the age of 15 and soon developed a passion for song writing. In his early years, Gareth played in various local bands and honed his craft as a musician. He drew inspiration from South African legends like Johnny Clegg, Just Jinjer, Springbok Nude Girls as well as international artists such as Kenny Rogers, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Florida Georgia Line and Brantley Gilbert. Gareth decided to pursue a career in music full-time. He started his career in rock and transitioned to country Music in 2010, this brought on two years of anguish in which he waited for the break of day. In 2012, he released his debut album, “Your Song”, which showcased his unique blend of Country, Pop, and Rock influences. The album received critical acclaim and helped establish Gareth as a rising star in the South African music scene. In 2012, Gareth James found himself exploring new territory by entering Idols SA, Gareth James is far from pushing the envelope. Since then, Gareth has gone on to release impeccable music, he has toured extensively throughout South Africa, performing at major music festivals and venues across the country. His heartfelt lyrics and soulful melodies have won him a dedicated following of fans, and he continues to inspire audiences with his music. Gareth James has been in the music industry for 26 years and is now, more than ever, ready to share his love and passion of Country music with the world, with doors opening and closing, he was nominated for the 2023 Texas Sounds International Country Music Awards in Marshall, Texas, earning him 3 nominations for Entertainer of the year, Songwriter of the year and Vocalist of the year. The awards ceremony, which is held annually, recognizes the best in Independent Country Artists from around the world. He also bagged 2 Country Music Awards at the South Africa Country Music Awards in October 2023, These recognitions are a testament to Gareth's hard work and dedication to his craft. In addition to his music career, Gareth is also an advocate for various social and environmental causes. He has used his platform as a musician to raise awareness about issues such as animal welfare, gender- based violence &child abuse and welfare. As he continues to evolve as an artist and activist, he remains a shining example of South African talent and creativity. His music has touched the hearts of many, and his message of hope and positivity continues to resonate with audiences around the world. Gareth James is a man who shares his place in the light because he has done his time in the dark

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