Wendy Oldfield shot to fame in the mid 80s with the Sweatband and their big hit This Boy
She went solo in 1989 and had many number one hits ( acid rain. Don’t stop believing ) Wendy has won 5 SAMA awards produced movie soundtracks and documentaries, and has been known to grace numerous stages across the country and abroad , supporting Simply Red , wet wet wet and performing with Hugh Masskela, Brenda Fassi , Johnny Clegg Arno Carstens Robin Auld and many more.
Wendy moved to Wilderness 15 years ago and recently got together with local musicians Koos Kruger on bass guitar and Keenan Scott on banjo ukele and guitar. They have been workshopping her latest material for a new album .
This Voorkamerfest will be the first time an audience gets to hear the first offerings of that new album