The Parlotones are Kahn Morbee, Neil Pauw and brothers Glenn and Paul Hodgson. They
formed in 1998 and have achieved massive success in their home country of South Africa, as
well as success in various international markets.
They released their first album Episoda in 2003 and have since released five more studio
albums: radiocontrolledrobot(2005), A World Next Door to Yours (2007), Stardust Galaxies
(2009), Journey Through the Shadows (2012) and Stand Like Giants (2013). They have also
released two live albums, Unplugged (2008) and Live Design (2010). In 2015 the band
released Antiques & Artefacts, their first independently released album. This was followed by
Trinkets, Relics & Heirlooms in 2016 and Orchestrated in 2017.
A new album celebrating their 20-year history called “China” was released in 2018.
The band has toured internationally since 2007; regulary visiting the UK, Germany, Austria,
Switzerland and North America, as well as shows in South America, Canada, Australia, Japan
and Russia. They have also toured with Coldplay, Starsailor, Ash, The Wombats, Snow Patrol
and Blue October.
Kahn Morbee Vocals, Guitar
Neil Pauw Drums
Paul Hodgson Guitar
Glenn Hodgson Bass Guitar, Keys, Vocals