Pins & Knuckles Merchandise, which has offices in South Africa and the UK, was set up by touring musicians with the aim of providing high quality merch to bands and artists. Pins & Knuckles director Shannon Wellby plays bass in Lighter Sight, a rock band based in Johannesburg that was formed in 2014.

The best band T-shirt Shannon has ever owned is a Portugal. The Man tee. Lighter Sight’s T-shirts are hand screen printed in South Africa.

Lighter Sight

Band File

Band name: Lighter Sight

Band members: Shannon Wellby (bass), Justin Du Preez (guitar and vocals) and Kenton Pickering (drums)

Date formed: 2014

Genre: Rock

Biggest musical influence: Metallica/Deftness

Crowd pleasing tune: Stars

Best-ever gig: Johannesburg Rumours with Desmond & The Tutus and Matthew Mole

Best band T-shirt you’ve ever owned: Portugal. The Man T-shirts

Best band moment: First time touring South Africa

Your band T-shirt: Portugal. Hand screen printed in South Africa

The Lighter Sight band tee

If you’re a garment decorator and you’d like to be featured in the Primal Screen Band Zone, send a picture of your band’s tees along with a video or audio clip of you performing and some group details to: