SATURDAY 16 JUNE 2018 – ASTOR THEATRE PERTH
BACK by popular demand, the all-singing all-dancing Songs In The Key Of Motown is coming back to Australia!
Two of the best and biggest Las Vegas soul shows are coming together again and bringing with them the best in soul and Motown music. Transporting audiences back to the era where The Temptations, The Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Martha & The Vandellas, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles reigned supreme, Songs In The Key Of Motown will literally leave you breathless!
Tickets on sale now through TICKETEK: 132 849
SATURDAY 26 MAY 2018 – THE CHARLES HOTEL
Dave Hole is an Australian Blues Rock slide guitarist who burst onto the international scene in 1991 with his first album, “Short Fuse Blues”.
He is widely regarded as one of the all-time slide guitar greats whose playing is infused with the spirit of such legends as Elmore James, Duane Allman and Johnny Winter. Nine successful albums and countless tours of the U.S. and Europe have solidified Hole’s stature as one of the very best slide guitarists playing today and seen him headlining festivals in America, Germany, Denmark, Holland, France, Poland, Russia, Czech Republic, and Switzerland. His two performances at the prestigious Leverkussen Blues Festival in Germany were televised nationally.
Dave Hole’s 10th album, GOIN’ BACK DOWN, will be released world-wide on April 27th on CD, LP and Digital. Republic.
Tickets on sale now through TICKETMASTER: 136 100
WEDNESDAY 6 JUNE 2018 – THE ASTOR THEATRE
Grammy Award winning Kurt Elling is among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists.
He has won the DownBeat Critics Poll for fourteen consecutive years and was named “Male Singer of the Year” by the Jazz Journalists Association on eight occasions. A truly international jazz award winner, he has also been nominated for multiple Grammy awards. Kurt Elling has been declared by The New York Times as “the standout male vocalist of our time.” He is a renowned artist of vocalese and the natural heir to jazz pioneers Eddie Jefferson, King Pleasure and Jon Hendricks.
Kurt Elling breathes new life into old favorites for today’s audiences. He is undoubtedly the most influential jazz vocalist of our time. Joining Kurt Elling on his 2018 tour is Australia’s queen of Jazz Emma Pask, best known for her collaboration with James Morrison and her performances on The Voice.
Tickets on sale now through Ticketek: 132 849
WEDNESDAY 9 MAY 2018 – THE ASTOR THEATRE
With over 26 Million albums sold worldwide, and perennial hits such as – I’m not in Love, Rubber Bullets, The things we do for love and Dreadlock Holiday, 10cc is one of the greatest British Pop Art bands in the world leading the way with their original and innovative Pop and Rock Ballads, noted for their studio polish, advanced musicianship, impeccable vocal performances and clever lyrics. Founding Member Graham Gouldman has also written songs for other great British bands – Herman’s Hermits, The Yardbirds, The Hollies, and many more.
Testament to 10cc’s ongoing appeal, the band can count a generation-straddling array of fellow artists – from Chrissie Hynde to The Feeling’s Dan Gillespie, and from Axl Rose to Sophie Ellis Bextor, among their many millions of fans.
Tickets on sale now through Ticketek: 132 849
WEDNESDAY 14 MARCH 2018 – REGAL THEATRE
Internationally recognised as the first Latin cross over artist into the English market, Jose Feliciano remains one of the greatest Singer/Guitarist/Songwriters of our time.
His success with Light My Fire in 1968 was quickly followed by Che Sara, Rain, Feliz Navidad, California Dreamin’ and many more.
Jose Feliciano still remains one of the world’s leading guitarists, described by Guitar Player Magazine as “best pop guitarist,” and placed in their Gallery of the Greats. His name is synonymous with music and his 2018 Australian tour promises the hits, the virtuosity and the sheer musical brilliance that is Jose Feliciano.
Tickets on sale now through Ticketek: 132 849
WEDNESDAY 27 SEPTEMBER 2017 – CROWN PERTH
In a career that has successfully spanned over thirty years MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX is embarking on his farewell tour after 30 years and in excess of 30 Australian tours in September 2017.
It should be known that no artist can boast this remarkable record. MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX first Australian tour was in 1988 where he played and sold out The Sydney Entertainment Centre and The Sports Centre in Melbourne, MAX PELLICANO is the first Elvis International Tribute Artist to tour Australia and as today remains the most popular. There are very few Tribute Artists that have reached the profile status of celebrity and MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX is another first in this Exclusive Club.
In his 30-year Australian career MAX PELLICANO – ELVIS TO THE MAX has performed and been interviewed by every major TV and Radio Network. Critics have described him as Elvis “resurrected” and “reincarnated”. His farewell tour in September 2017, proudly presented by Abstract Entertainment, will be a fitting farewell to a truly great international artist. The Concert will feature multi-media footage of his early performances and images taken throughout the years.
The farewell Australian tour promises to pay homage to one of the most important figures of the 20th century pop culture. A cultural icon, widely known by the single name Elvis, who is often referred to as the “King of Rock and Roll” or simply “The King”……a truly heartfelt thank you to all his fans that have loyally followed and supported his career throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Tickets on sale now through Ticketmaster: 136 100
THURSDAY 16 NOVEMBER 2017 – ASTOR THEATRE
Three of Britain’s greatest pop groups of the seventies will tour Australia for the first time! These artists include RICHARD GOWER’S RACEY, whose hits included Baby It’s You, Lay Your Love On Me, Some Girls, Boy Oh Boy, Runaround Sue and Such A Night. THE RUBETTES featuring original member ALAN WILLIAMS.
The RUBETTES had a worldwide no.1 hit with their hugely famous pop classic Sugar Baby Love, followed by a quick succession of hits including Tonight, Juke Box Jive, I Can Do It and many more. Rounding out this impressive line-up are original 70’s group PAPER LACE, featuring PHIL WRIGHT whose two albums achieved up to 30,000,000 + U.K record sales. Some of these hits include Billy Don’t Be A Hero, The Night Chicago Died, The Blackeyed Boys, and more. This show is sure to be a night of classic and memorable hits.
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FRIDAY 01 SEPTEMBER 2017 – HIS MAJESTY’S THEATRE.
Guitarra is a Guitar Quartet comprising of the World’s Greatest Guitarists within their chosen Genre of Music. Led by the incredible Paco Peña, described by Guitar magazine as the World’s Greatest Flamenco Guitarist, this super group comprises of Four Time Aria award nominees Slava and Leonard Grigoryan (The Grigoryan Bros), leading Jazz Guitarist Jim Pennell and former Chain Guitarist Phil Manning.
The concert features these World class musicians playing individual sets with the finale being an incredible eclectic combo that explores their individual musical styles and gets right to the heart of Blues, Jazz, Classical and the Flamenco Guitar.
An absolute must see for all music lovers and lovers of the Guitar alike.
Check out some footage of this incredible group of musicians in action.
Tickets are available from Ticketek: 132849
WEDNESDAY 15 MARCH 2017 – THE ASTOR THEATRE.
Blood, Sweat and Tears – the iconic American jazz-rock band from the late 60s and 70s return to Australia in March 2017.
With big international hit songs such as YOU’VE MADE ME SO VERY HAPPY, SPINNING WHEEL,AND WHEN I DIE, HI-DI-HO THAT OLD SWEET ROLL, and LUCRETIA MAC EVIL, Blood, Sweat and Tears continue to deliver timeless, classic, and most importantly, enduring songs that sound-tracked a generation and continue to live as some of the greatest and most anthemic in music history.
Their status as a pioneering American jazz/funk/soul/blues/rock’n’roll group cannot be denied.
Tickets are available from Ticketek, Astor Theatre or TTG: 1300 111 369
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THURSDAY 27 OCTOBER 2016 – METRO CITY
The boys from Jackass are coming to town! In a show that is incomparable to anything else, the hilarious, crazy, daredevil stuntmen are here to make audiences laugh and scream. Four of the guys from the hit television show and movie franchise will be touring Australia for the very first time this October. Get ready for Wee Man, Preston Lacy, Chris ‘party boy’ Pontious and Dave England as they take on Aussie audiences!
Their epic stage show will see the four iconic stars do a mix of stand-up, stunts, stories, insults and observations. The show will run for 90 minutes and will include a q&a with time for autographs and photos post show.
Tickets from Oztix.com.au: 1300762545 or Megatix.com.au