Georgetown is a multi-instrumental Blue Billy Folk Pop band from Pretoria South Africa. Formed in February 2014, the talented Michael de Villiers, Renaldo van Dyk, Rynier Prins and Tiaan Erasmus, have told their stories and shared their rhythms across mainstages, theatres and towns.
With their roots planted in the diverse Southern Africa, Georgetown is a captivating hybrid of the classics and unique local influences. They bring audiences together with the use of a variety musical instruments during their performances, including acoustic guitar, piano, upright bass, mandolin, harmonica, clarinet, saxophone, a washboard and a 1935 suitcase, promising a distinctive and creative sound to contemporary and original folk music.
Georgetown’s first studio EP Banana Jack was released in 2016. In 2018 they released their first full length album called The Dog Show.