■ Luna Paige will perform some of the most famous blues songs on Saturday May 26 at Jan van Riebeeck High School, in Kloof Street, Cape Town, at 8.30pm. Tickets cost R150 and can be booked through Quicket. She will also perform on Sunday May 27 at D’Aria Function Venue, D’Aria Wine Estate, Durbanville, at 3pm. Tickets cost R160 and can be booked online at www.eventsonstage.co.za or contact Anel on email@example.com or 082 074 1269. Famous blues and jazz-influenced tunes by singers such as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone and Janis Joplin can be enjoyed as well as the music of modern singer-songwriters who were all influenced by the legendary blues women. Kevin Gibson on drums and Sean Sanby on double bass form the rhythm section. Michael Bester plays the guitars while Zeke le Grange on saxophone, Marco Maritz on trumpet and Siya Charles on trombon form the horn section. Adelia Douw backs Luna Paige on vocals.