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Peter - The Piano Man

Full Name : Peter William Shout

Born : 2nd July 1953

Married to Brenda - 2 Children :

  • Daniel & Megan.
Instruments :
  • Vocals.
  • Bass Guitar.
  • Acoustic Guitar.
  • Electric Guitar.
  • Piano.
  • Mouth Organ.
Biographical :
  • Born & dragged up (raised) in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.
  • Attended Greenfield Junior & Hamilton High schools.
Music Coaching & Assistance :
  • Classical piano (with Molly Fick) (1966 - 1969)
    Introduced to the joys of playing guitar by Dave Amm, Gwelo, 1974. Thanks, mate - it's all your fault!
    Folk guitar at Academy of Music, Bulawayo (with Simon Cushman)(1977)
    Taught twelve bar by Dave Monks (Leprechaun)!! (1975 - 1977)
"Gigs" & Things :
  • Closely involved in running of teenage discotheques in Bulawayo (1966 - 1970). Many solo stints singing/playing acoustic guitar (1975 - to date). Appeared on Rhodesia Television as a member of a two piece doing musical skits (Dec 1976). Co-wrote (lyrics) for song entitled GOD BLESS SOUTH AFRICA with SAMRO's composer of the year for 1993, Eric Smith, upon the latter's invitation. The song was recorded at B & S Studios, Cape Town, and was submitted to the SABC where it has sunk without trace!
Bands :
  • Various "jams" with Ken Homan band, Gwelo, Zimbabwe as vocalist (1974)
  • Three Musketeers resident band at restaurant of same name as vocalist/rhythm guitar, Bulawayo (1975)
  • Double Pee (1993)
  • Bedrock (1994 - date)
Recordings :
  • "La Cantina" (2000) with Bedrock
  • "BedRock Bootleg" (2000) with "BedRock"
  • "Recovery" (2001) with Bedrock


Criminal Records

All Music Produced by
"Criminal Records" at
"Dining Room Studios"

Criminal Records

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