Marshall music endorsee


Chris van der Walt started out as a roadie for bands like Not My Dog and Jack Hammer, and later joined up with metal band, RhütZ, touring nationwide in South Africa.

He learnt invaluable lessons from his time with RhütZ about touring, writing and recording. He achieved an Honours Degree in Film Sound Design, and a Degree in Jazz. Chris then took all his combined knowledge and pushed forward into new musical directions including Boargazm, The Black Cat Bones, and Vulvodynia with which he toured South Africa, USA, Europe, South America, Russia, Kenya, Mozambique, Botswana, and more. Headlining most of the major festivals in SA.

Eagerly seeking more Chris has worked with many other great SA bands/ artists including Albert Frost, Scicoustic, Valiant Swart, Jack Hammer, Blood Brothers, Gerald Clark, Jonathan Peyper, Jimi Hendrix-, Led Zeppelin- Janis Joplin-, Bruce Springsteen Tribute shows, Underbelly, Mrs B, Raoul and Black Friday, Mel Botes, Bandoleros, Kite Rider, SA/DC, Guns ‘n Posers, and more… 

“Marshall Music always has the latest and greatest gear. The stores are amazing and the vibe is always great! When I go there I never want to leave…”

~ Chris van der Walt

Chris’s Gear