Sessions & Collaborations

Album cover Danzer
Anton Goosen
Tracks:
The Road
Liefde Buite Die Seisoen
Release info:
1992, GMP, CDHUL40288

 

Album cover Elke Boemelaar se Droom
Koos Kombuis
Tracks:
Prayer for Port St Johns
Voete van Johannesburg
Release info:
1994, Gallo, CDGMP 40452
My gunstelling hier is die bekfluitjie-solo van Piet Botha op die liedjie ‘Prayer for Port St. Johns’. He also sang some lines on a song called ‘Voete van Johannesburg’” — Koos Kombuis, January 2002.

 

WingerdRock 1 WingerdRock 1 – Songs Uit Die Bos
Various Artists
Track:
Sodom and Gomorra – The Valiant Swart Band
Release info:
1997, Trippy Grape, TRIP001
Piet “Jack Hammer” Botha plays harmonica

 

Gabi le Roux ‘n Bietjie Dieper…
Gabi Le Roux
Track:
Gister se Somer
Release info:
1997, EMI, CDEMCJ(WL)5729
Piet Botha plays harmonica. Piet also co-wrote the lyrics for ‘Gister se Somer’ and ‘Ma se Gebede’

 

Trip - Is Trip
Is
Tracks:
Peace, Love, Dove (Piet Botha)
For Annette (1998 recording) (Piet Botha & Johnathan Martin)
Dolphin Waters (Piet Botha)
Hammer Interlude (Piet Botha)
The Game (1998 recording) (Piet Botha & Johnathan Martin)
Release info:
1999, Pyp Musiek, SMPYP005
Album by Francois Scheepers & Niel van der Spuy. These versions of ‘For Annette’ & ‘The Game’ were released on ‘Bootleg‘ in 2001.

 

Album cover Die Mooiste Love Songs van Koos Kombuis
Tracks:
Prayer for Port St Johns
Die Gypsey In Jou Oë
Release info:
1999, Wildebeest, WILD014
Piet Botha plays harmonica on ‘Prayer for Port St Johns’ (from 1994). ‘Die Gypsey In Jou Oë’  originally released (as ‘Gipsy In Jou Oë’) on ‘‘n Suitcase Vol Winter

 

Anton & Vrinne Anton & Vrinne & Die Bushrockband
Track:
Winde Van Verandering – Piet Botha
with Fred Koch on organ
Release info:
November 2003, Gallo, CDRPM1833
A double live CD of Anton Goosen with the Bushrockband and his many musical friends. Performed live at The State Theatre, 26 August 2003.

 

Sweet Voodoo: Southern Gypsey Queen Sweet Voodoo
Southern Gypsey Queen
Tracks:
Souls Of Africa
Running On Empty
Release info:
February 2005, Wolmer Records, F1000504
Piet Botha plays piano.

 

Bacchus In Die Arms Van Die Nag
Bacchus Nel
Tracks:
All tracks
Release info:
April 2005, Wolmer Records, R2000652
Piet Botha plays guitar, piano and harmonica on all tracks.

 

Bea Tussen Die Duiwel En Die Diep Blou See
Bea van der Vyver
Tracks:
London-Sentraal
(guest vocals by Piet Botha)
Sky
(harmonica by Piet Botha)
Release info:
January 2006, Bowline BO105TC

 

Good Girls Good Girls Like Good Music
Gordon’s Suitcase
Track:
Riders On The Storm (listed as Riders)
(The Doors cover)
Release info:
August 2006, Wolmer, WOL038
Vocals, keyboards & guitar by Piet Botha.

 

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Kabous Verwoed
Tracks:
Reno, Gauteng
(harmonica & guitar by Piet Botha)
Piet Botha Kamer
(includes a brief snippet of Piet Botha’s ‘Warm Heuning‘)
Release info:
November 2006

 

Beeskraal - Roots en Boots Roots en Boots
Beeskraal

Track: Sien Jou Weer
(guest vocals by Piet Botha)

Release info:
2008, Electromode
Original version on ‘‘n Suitcase Vol Winter‘ by Piet Botha

 

The Black Cat Bones - Silverton Swamp Songs Silverton Swamp Songs
The Black Cat Bones

Track: 100 Soldiers

This track was re-recorded in 2018 for the “Here Is A Knife” album, and Piet played on that version as well.

Release info:
June 2009
Piet plays piano – Andre Kriel, July 2020

 

Strab Colab Strab Colab
Various Artists

Tracks:
Die Heks Is Dood (multi-lingual version) – Piet Botha (Afrikaans vocals & acoustic guitar)
Irreplaceable – Donovan Borne (harmonica by Piet Botha)

Release info:
2010
Thanks to Conrad Jamneck for cover image and info.
‘Die Heks Is Dood’ was re-recorded in 2011 by Piet Botha and released on ‘Spookpsalms‘.

 

Tidal Waves - Manifesto Manifesto
Tidal Waves
Track: Geypsey’s Lament
(guest vocals by Piet Botha)
Release info:
June 2011, Southern Pulse, 13632
Original version (as ‘Gypsy’s Lament’) released on ‘Death Of A Gypsy‘ by Jack Hammer.

 

Das Lied von der Käuflichkeit des Menschen - The Song of Human Venality: Black Rock Sheep Konspiracy Das Lied von der Käuflichkeit des Menschen – The Song of Human Venality
Black Rock Sheep Konspiracy
Track: Das Lied von der Käuflichkeit des Menschen – The Song of Human Venality
(duet vocals, piano by Piet Botha)
Release info:
June 2013
Unique multi-lingual song, recorded with the South African Blues-Rock legends Piet Botha, Akkedis and the German Freygang Band during their Black Sheep Rockonspiracy tour from Mozambique to Cape Town in June 2013 at the Peace of Eden studio in South Africa.

 

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Various Artists
Track: Aan Uys Krige by Daniel Eeeuwrick (harmonica by Piet Botha)
Release info:
2016, Flamedrop Productions & Sound Action Promotions
FDROP #2 (CD), FDROP #3 (vinyl)
Thanks to Ernesto Garcia Marques for info.

 

 

Here Is A Knife by The Black Cat Bones Here Is A Knife
The Black Cat Bones

Track: 100 Soldiers (Revisited)

Release info:
16 November 2018
Piet plays piano – Andre Kriel, July 2020

 

 

Anton Goosen 40 Jaar Anton Goosen
40 Jaar: Liedjieboer Innie Langpad
Track:

The Road – Anton Goosen & Piet Botha

Release info:
2019, Anton Goosen
Originally released on ‘Danzer’ in 1992.

 

 

Die Wasgoedlyn Vol 1 Wasgoedlyn, Vol. 1
Tracks:

Bitterfontein – Die Wasgoedlyn & Piet Botha
Groot Verlange – Die Wasgoedlyn & Piet Botha

Release info:
2020, Wasgoedlyn Musiek
Die Wasgoedlyn Sessions

 

 

Die Wasgoedlyn Vol 3 Wasgoedlyn, Vol. 3
Track:

Sien Jou Weer – Die Wasgoedlyn, Akkedis & Piet Botha

Release info:
2020, Wasgoedlyn Musiek
Die Wasgoedlyn Sessions