They both felt the need to create something easy listening, good and simple and started writing songs as THE CONFEDERATES. After playing a few shows in and around Cape Town they asked friend and incredible drummer Breda Weise to play drums for them. The outfit now boast a full set up and have the desire to broaden their sound in the future. If you like Ben Harper, Dallas Green, Brandon Boyd and Jack Johnson you have stepped into a well of beautiful memorable music. "With years of musical experience between us, I think it was a natural progression to write and perform together, seeing as though we see each other at work every day.....both of us were not in a band at the time this idea developed, and with practically the same musical tastes, it sounded like a smart idea...." DS "After many years of playing Bass guitar in Metal bands I felt the need to step back and do something that has more feeling and can appeal to a broader range of people.
This all started without much effort, after jamming together everything pretty much fell into place' RS Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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