Piet Botha started his music career in the mid 70’s, and performed in several bands until he started Jack Hammer in 1984. He is a recipient of the South Africa Music Lifetime Award for his contribution to SA music and recorded too many albums to mention.
In 2012 Piet cemented his over two decades of friendship and brotherhood with the Akkedis band, by releasing a two albums under the name The Lyzyrd Kyngs.
Piet Botha released a brand new Jack Hammer Album (A hand Full Of rain) and Akkedis released a new album (Onder Ou Tafelberg). They will be performing new and old songs in English, Zulu, IsiXhosa, Afrikaans and Portugese, ranging from Blues, Rock, African and “Kaaps” styles.
Piet Botha on Guitar and Vocals
Arthur Dennis on Guitar and Vocals
Rudolph Dennis on Drums and Vocals
Adrian John Graham on Bass