Month: September 2017

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The Maths Teacher and the Walker

2001. Milpark Hospital, Johannesburg. I know these wards and corridors like the back of my hand. These pale green and blue hallways with their disinfectant aroma are my playground every twice a week…
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Bass Like a Boss , Jazz , Music

Own Your Sh*t

It's 2010 and I'm a bass playing band hopper. I hop bands night after night in constant flow between rehearsals and gigs. I play with anyone who needs a bass player regardless of what genre they do…
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Music , Theatre

You Can Do Shakespeare, I’ll Do Mascoteer

I've spent five solid days in and out of a mascot suit, rehearsing and performing a show to hundreds of screaming kids. Every time I don my smelly, vinegary costume I transform into a champion of…
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Art , Bass Like a Boss , Marketing , Music , Poetry , Songwriting , Theatre

You Can’t Do Both

While I was studying my drama degree, I was already playing semi-professionally as a bass player in a number of bands. It was like I lead a double life doing drama classes by day and playing gigs at…
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Marketing , Music , Songwriting

When Your Heroes Let You Down

This past week I did an interview with a famous band I've been following since I was in high school - I used to sing along to their songs and even went to two of their gigs while at university. I met…
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