Company: Standard Bank Jazz Festival
Slide guitar, harmonica, African blues guitar stylings and soul vocals all feature in the vibrant sound of Robin Auld. Well known to SA audiences, his music over the years has evolved from the pop-rock sound of his early recordings to the contemporary mix of blues and roots that makes his sound today. Based in Cape Town, Auld boasts an international CV spanning twenty albums and performances and recordings around the world. His childhood was spent alternating between Southern Africa and Scotland; a journey reflected in the African and Celtic influences in his music. Joining him are the stellar rhythm section of bassist Schalk Joubert and drummer Jonno Sweetman.
Voice, guitar: Robin Auld
Bass: Schalk Joubert
Drums: Jonno Sweetman