Rock band prime circle is one of SA’s most popular music groups. Few other bands have done as well as prime circle over such a short space of time and with hit songs like “Hello” and “As long as I am here” they have topped the south african music charts and achieved stardom and success over a very short period of time. This popular rock group have played their music to screaming fans and crowds of people at all the major music festivals around south africa including up the creek, oppi koppie, splashy fen, woodstock and aardklop to name a few.
The rock music that prime circle writes and performs is cutting edge and their songs have been recorded on over ten south african compilation CD’s. It took this talented group of musicians no less than two years to burst out of their band room in the town of Witbank and onto the stages around the country becoming one of SA’s quickest rising groups. Prime circle consist of 4 band members and in no particular order they are:
- Ross Learmonth: Vocals and Guitar
- Dirk Bisschoff: Lead Guitar
- Gerard Venter: Drums
- Marco Gomes: Bass
Along with other popular south african bands prime circle are signed up with the legendary David Gresham record company and the first recorded cd sold over 45 000 copies. They also put together “Living in a Crazy World”, a music video dvd which featured hits from both their previous albums. Some highlights of this band’s successful music career have been sharing the stage with rock legends such as metallica, live and collective soul.
They are likely to continue to climb the south african music charts with more rock songs and ballads as time goes by and it goes without saying that the talented rock group prime circle are certainly going places.