Given a certain sporting event at the moment, it would be easy to assume a record company cash-in attempt when pushing a band from South Africa. There's no questioning this quartet don't deserve a push though, having completed a 300 date world tour, which continues with European dates over the summer.
Continue reading: The Parlotones, Stardust Galaxies Album Review
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.