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Edison Lighthouse

Wayne Allen wrote:

Love Grows went to number 3 on the African chart in 1970. The Edison Lighthouse Group toured Africa after that success and produced a special African title "Reconsider my Belinda". Unable to locate "Belinda" in the African charts, they only show the top 20. My question is What dates did the group tour Africa?

Regards, Wayne. (Media professional, Adelaide Australia)

Author:

Playlist Creator & Web Marketer. The son of a church organist father and pianist mother, South African born Brian Currin grew up surrounded by music. In his pre-teen years he realised that he had no real talent for playing music and he couldn't sing, so he immersed himself in the world of music by listening, exploring and researching. Which he still does today. He served in the military for five years, then spent many years in corporate sales and marketing until his involvement in the re-discovery of Rodriguez, opened up a whole new world for him. He was the Content Editor for Rhythm Online, South Africa's first online music store, from 2006 to 2012. He ran Mabu Vinyl, the iconic music store seen in the Oscar-winning "Searching For Sugar Man" film from 2013 to 2019. His voice could be heard on the streaming radio station All Jazz Radio where he hosted the Vagabond Show from 2012 to 2019. He is very involved in promoting South African music, and is the co-owner of a number of music-related websites including www.rock.co.za which he founded in 1999.

One thought on “Edison Lighthouse

  1. Hi Wayne ………we toured Africa in 1972 with Christie. I see you are from Adelaide , we toured there in 1971 with Mungo Jerry.
    Hope that helps.

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