About Us / Bio
House of Shem hail from Aotearoa, New Zealand and like many legendary reggae groups this band is built around the classic harmony trio format. At the helm is Carl Perkins, a man with over thirty years experience writing and playing reggae music. As a former member of ‘Herbs’, ‘Mana’ and ‘The Twelve Tribes Of Israel’ amongst others, Carl’s musical credentials are impeccable.
Keep Rising debuted in the Official New Zealand Top 40 Albums on 2 June 2008. It has been in the Top 40 Albums for one week with a highest position of #38. There are two albums by House Of Shem in the Top 40 Albums with one reaching Number One.
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