Profile: Straight No Chaser


Straight No Chaser79 Buitenkant Street, Cape Town

Straight No Chaser Jazz Club is the result of 2 artists, Kesivan Naidoo and Lee Thomson coming together with a vision of creating an ideal home for Jazz in Cape Town. A place where people can appreciate the immense talent our beautiful country has.

Straight No Chaser is based on the model of the worlds greatest Jazz clubs, The Village Vanguard, Smalls and Ronnie Scotts. It was created by the artists, for the artists.

We operate on a ‘pay per set’ basis.
The cover charge is R60 for one set and R100 for two. Drinks are served on the front terrace for those without tickets for a set.

Times: 7pm – 2am (Tues – Sat)
First set starts at 8.30pm and the second one starts at 10.30pm, both approximately 75 minutes each.

Tel: 076 679 2697
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Twitter: @StraightChaser

“Based on the model of the world’s greatest jazz clubs this intimate venue has become so popular since its opening in December last year that it is almost impossible to find a seat.” – Read our review of Nicky Schrire at Straight No Chaser, formerly the Mahogany Room.



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  1. Newton's 2nd Law manager (Eddie Neethling)

    To whom it may concern
    I’m the manager of SA Soul/Rock band ‘Newton’s 2nd Law’, the band is signed with Sony music and they got some great response from Radio all over the country including 5FM charts. They’re looking a touring Cape Area from the 1st to the 30th of December. They just released their album called N2L and they would like to take the album to Cape Town (Album Launch Tour). The band playd in Jazz venues like Katzy’s and Randlords in Johannesburg and they were excepted vey well. Would love to do a show at Your venue and I would like to let you know if you want to book the band in this time Frame. ( Find Atacched their 1st and 2nd Single)

    My Cell phone: 0721371196
    Hope to here from you.



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