Month: July 2016

Illegal Gathering – the return of the Glimmer Twins

THIS POST IS IN HONOUR OF JAMES PHILLIPS (22 JANUARY 1959 – 31 JULY 1995) Corporal Punishment After the band Corporal Punishment broke up in 1980, Carl Raubenheimer moved to Cape Town and James Phillips enrolled at Rhodes University in Grahamstown. Read about Corporal Punishment here. There were many reasons for the break up of Corporal Punishment. Phillips said that…

Koos – Not Kombuis

Koos was a very influential band whose music was truly ‘alternative’ although the band hated that label. A previous post about Koos has appeared on this blog you can read it here Thanks to Donald Ferguson, who took many photographs of the Voëlvry and other bands, some new photos of Koos have emerged. This post adds to the previous one…