Can you hear the thunder and feel the glow around your face?

Shawn Phillips live in Johannesburg, November 2013
Shawn Phillips live in Johannesburg, November 2013

On Tuesday evening I listened to Shawn Phillips, the folk-Rock musician, at a benefit concert for sufferers of the disease cystic fibrosis. The concert was held at the Pavilion Hall Marks Park, Greenside, Johannesburg.

All I knew about Shawn Phillips before I got there was his iconic album “Second Contribution” which everyone who enjoyed 1970s music had in their collection. I haven’t followed his career so I didn’t know what to expect. Continue reading “Can you hear the thunder and feel the glow around your face?”