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Saul Malapane

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Saul Malapane

Saul Malapane has been played on NTS in shows including Gilded Sound Reflection, featured first on 9 June 2018. Songs played include Here We Come.

Saul Malapane was born in Warmbaths in 1943 and moved to Johannesburg in 1965 to earn a living. He worked as a gardener and did occasional house painting for extra income. One employer gave him a guitar as a Christmas present and encouraged him to take up music. He took some lessons with Gilbert Stroud and joined the group The Drive, who used Stroud's premises to practice.

The stage show in Johannesburg caused a stir in the newspapers and internationally…

Here We Come
Saul Malapane, Mister King Jerroo
Rough Trade1982
Here We Come
Saul Malapane, Mister King JerrooRough Trade1982