Original Swimming Party at The Waiting Room

Dance to a diverse range of Cape Town musical flavours when the Original Swimming Party hosts S KIN today, Thursday August 11, at The Waiting Room, 273 Long Street, from 8.30pm.

The line-up includes accordionist and singer Thuso Sepabe (African Folk with Xhosa and Sotho influences); singer Sdumo Viwe (House and Gqom), and Original Swimming Party, a four piece AV group influenced by African musical tradition and leftfield Electronica. Sdumo and Thuso have been collaborating with Original Swimming Party on their forthcoming album, Hypergiant, due in October. A playlist of African music has been curated for between each show. Pictured, from left, are Original Swimming Party, Tom Glendinning, Jeremy de Tolly, Greg Abrahams and Frank Latter. Tickets cost R50 at the door. Call 084 023 2720 for details.