“Take his Welsh/Afrikaner roots, add a bit of Dylan, Cohen and Waites, soak in Miriam Makeba, Mahlathini & the Mahotella Queens, Amaswazi Emvelo , add some Tony Bird, David Kramer, the Other Band, Bright Blue and Juluka, shake well, and you come up with a “Kaapse Mengsel”. Skollie a bit of this and a bit of that, and you have “Skollie Rock” – an African Melting Pot.
This best describes Bill Knight, a Singer-Songwriter, Recording Engineer, and Music Activist, and one of South Africa’s, and specifically Cape Town’s; National treasures.
Bill’s music incorporates the sound and rhythms of Cape Town, coupled with insightful and thought-provoking lyrics. Be sure to check out his Mp3 Song Samples.
See Details on Bill Knight’s exclusive Folk music venue and recording studio -The Cottage Club.
Bills personal page & to contact see Facebook
|Kathy Raven & Jamie Jupiter @ Cottage club 25 Oct |
Saturday 25 October: Kathy Raven & Jamie Jupiter If you like the Blues, if you like deep Folk, and you like to groove, you will love seeing Kathy Raven and Jamie Jupiter onstage together- rocking Blues with blistering harp- work- you’ll swear you’ve died and gone to blues heaven. R 100 Booking essential 021 785 5052, firstname.lastname@example.org
|Dave Ledbetter & Amanda Tiffin -@ Cottage Club 18 Oct |
Saturday 18 October Facing South is an acoustic duo combining the talents of two of Cape Town’s very finest musicians. The silken voice of Cape Town vocalist, Amanda Tiffin, combined with Dave Ledbetter’s guitar wizardry creates an organicmusical blend all their own. R120. 7PM Booking essential -021 7855052 email@example.com
|Blacksmith @ Cottage Club 05 oct |
Blacksmith Band. The ever-green Blacksmith return to our Stage with their inimitable mix of Celtic, Bluegrass, Country and Folk delivered in their characteristic expertise and good humour. Original Band members Neil Harvey & Nielen Prinsloo are joined by James Harvey, James Hall and Carlo Bodeli. R120. 5PM. Booking essential 0217855052 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Robin Auld @ Cottage Club 04 Oct |
Robin Auld. Robin will blow us away with his much-loved and rhythmic Folk and Blues combined with his engaging and whimsical Story-Telling. R120. 7PM.. Booking essential 0217855052 or email@example.com
|Jenny Eaves @ Cottage Club 06 September |
We are extremely fortunate to snag Jenny Eaves at such short notice. This extraordinarily talented Singer-Songwriter promises to charm us all with her beautiful melodies and moving and insightful Lyrics; along with her masterful piano and guitar work. Jenny has recently enjoyed enormous success at the Barleycorn Music club’s Songwriting competition and at the Cape ...