Interview and video by Matt Nijland.

Main photo credit: MIA Photography.

4 November 2020.

South African guitar legend Basson Laubscher, of Zinkplaat and the Violent Free Peace fame, called up Matt Nijland from the SA Guitarist team to chat a bit about the recent vinyl release of the Violent Free Peace’s sophomore album “Testify”, as well as their brief debut European tour back in March which was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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About the Author: Matt Nijland

Matt joined the SA Guitarist team as a journalist and editor in February 2020. He is also well-known as the lead guitarist and band manager of the South African alternative rock band 3’s and 7’s. He is very passionate about the local music scene and hopes that SA Guitarist will draw more attention to it on a local and international scale. Click the red text to visit Matt’s social media pages on Instagram: @matthewnijland and Facebook, and follow his musical journey and muses.