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For decades I have loved the virtuosic African fingerstyle work of my friend Tony Cox. This started as a fingerstyle exercise inspired by Tony, but later evolved into a song after meeting a beautiful waitress called Anna Rosa, at a seaside restaurant, in Maputo Mozambique. She was as beautiful and inspiring as Bob Dylan’s muse in ‘Mozambique’, from his masterpiece ‘Desire’, to which I make reference. This song was once playlisted in France. To this day, Anna Rosa doesn’t know a song was written for her.

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from A Circle of Swallows, released February 29, 2020
Anna Rosa

Nibs van der Spuy – Guitar, Vocals

Brent Quinton – Bass, Percussion

Strauss Human – Violin

Farryl Purkiss – Background vocals

Dave McMillan - Background vocals

From the 2006 album ‘Beautiful Feet’

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Nibs van der Spuy Durban, South Africa

South Africa guitarist, singer-songwriter Nibs has been touring the world for well over a decade. Journalists from all over the globe and predominantly Europe have cited Nibs as a fresh voice in the ‘Nu folk’ movement. With his virtuosic acoustic guitar style and mesmeric voice he has enchanted listeners from small intimate theatres to large festival stages. ... more

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