as heard on Saturday Cruise-With Nikki The Gig Guide Show 3-6pm every Saturday... Also Contributions by Lucy from Wednesday Nights from 10 pm, And Howlin' Jack Focussing on Cab Sports Club and Rockabilly Gigs
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FRIDAY 26 MAY 2017
“PETULA CLARK” - The return of a true legend... The first lady of British Music, Petula Clark, returns for her Australian tour in May 2017. The legendary film and theatre music star and two-time Grammy award winner will present a concert of sheer enjoyment for her audiences.
All of her favourite hits will be featured including "Downtown", "I Know a Place", "My Love", "Colour My World", "A Sign of the Times", "Don't Sleep in the Subway", and "This is My Song". We are also privileged to hear some of the new tracks from Petula's latest album, From Now On. Petula Clark's extraordinary career, spanning over 67 years has to be recognised as an outstanding achievement in today's world of entertainment. Concert Hall QPAC Fri 26 May 7pm.
Petula Clark - The return of a true legend...
“Fat Chance” - The five piece pub rock cover band playing all your favourite pub rock music with plenty of energy and enthusiasm. @ Caboolture R.S.L. Friday 26th May 8pm. Free Show.
“SAN CISCO” - Fremantle friends and four-piece, San Cisco are back with a brand new album, The Water, released on Friday 5 May. Not content to simply release their new tunes, the band are hitting the road spanning 6 states, 1 capital territory and 20 shows.
Songs from the new album, including “SloMo” and the recently released “Hey, Did I Do You Wrong?” will join a hit list of classics like “Fred Astaire” and “Awkward”. The Tivoli Fri 26 May. Doors open 7:30pm.
SATURDAY 27 MAY 2017
“Stuey V” - An Elvis Tribute artist with the energy and moves that represent the 50’s & 60’s era of The King of Rock & Roll, Elvis Presley…introducing, Stuey V as Elvis!! Being an avid fan since the tender age of 6 years old, Stuey V decided to pursue his dream in paying tribute to his idol. With many hours of vocal training from a professional vocal coach, and mentoring from Australia’s own Dean Vegas, Stuey V has brought to the stage energy and a vibrant performance that has been entertaining many crowds! Redcliffe R.S.L. Sat 27 May 8pm. Free show.
“Rockin Bodgies” - Five piece 60's and 70's style group, playing good, danceable Rock n Roll with a healthy influence of Rythem & Blues. @ Caboolture R.S.L. Saturday 27th May 8pm. Free Show.
“SHEPPARD” - Following the recent release of their #1 charting independent pop hit Keep Me Crazy, Sheppard unleash their only Australian shows before heading overseas. Sheppard recently played to huge audiences when they supported Justin Bieber around Australia and New Zealand.
Fans who arrived early were treated to a set of Sheppard’s stadium rocking hits. This entirely new show gives existing fans a chance hear tracks from Sheppard’s forthcoming album, due out late 2017 and new audiences a chance to find out what fans across Australia, Asia, Europe and North & South America are so excited about. Grab your tickets now. SHEPPARD + Special guests Reece Maston & NFT. Saturday May 27th – Eatons Hill Hotel, Brisbane (Licenced All Ages).
“ADAM BRAND: GET ON YOUR FEET!” - There’s a revolution happening in the world of Adam Brand. It’s a creative revolution that sees Brand redefining boundaries and returning with the most ambitious record of his career, GET ON YOUR FEET.
The album pushes the envelope in a way that few country artists of the modern era have ever attempted. This is Adam Brand in 2017, and he’s bringing a full deck of fine songs to the party that will establish a new high-water mark for him in a career that is already rich with them. It's time to GET ON YOUR FEET at Kedron-Wavell Services Club Sat 27 May 8pm.
Adam Brand - Get On Your Feet
“The Highwaymen Show” - The music of country supergroup The Highwaymen continues to echo down the halls of time thanks to Australia’s No. 1 salute to the Outlaws of Country – Dail Platz’s Highwaymen Tribute Show. Since the recent resurgence in popularity of Johnny Cash, audiences haven’t been able to get enough of the Man in Black. What a bonus to be able to catch up with his best buddies as well –
Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Cash’s lifelong friend, Waylon Jennings – all sharing the stage together, reliving the music that defined an era. This is a genuine tribute to The Highwaymen. ‘Ring of Fire’, ‘On the Road Again’, ‘Luchenbach Texas’, Bobby McGee’, all the songs are there – no filler, no false promises and powerful music of these four great legends who combined and became the biggest country supergroup of all time – the Highwaymen. Booking are essential. Nambour R.S.L. Sat 27 May. Show starts at 8:45pm. For info. & tickets head to The Highwaymen Show
“The Beggars” - the best Australian vocal band since The Seekers, present SING! A cabaret tribute to the great vocal groups in the last century. Redcliffe Cultural Centre, Downs Street Redcliffe. Sat 27 May 2pm.
MONDAY 29 MAY 2017
“THE MUSIC OF CREAM” - Ginger Baker. Jack Bruce. Eric Clapton. Cream was a chemical explosion like no other, the blueprint for every supergroup to follow and the heavy blues precursor to Hendrix, Zeppelin and so much more. Fifty years since their earth-shaking debut album, the bloodlines of that hallowed trilogy entwine to pay tribute to Cream's legendary four album reign over the psychedelic frontier of the late 1960s.
Malcolm Bruce (son of Jack) and Kofi Baker (son of Ginger) unite with Will Johns (nephew of Eric and son of Zeppelin/Stones engineer Andy) to unleash the lightning that electrified a generation – with special guest “The Voice of Rock” and Deep Purple legend Glenn Hughes and guitar virtuoso, Robben Ford. Feel the fire and the freedom of "Spoonful", "Strange Brew", "Sunshine of Your Love", "White Room", "Crossroads" and "Badge" – performed by master musicians whose lives have been steeped in the Cream spirit and legacy. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime concert salute to the most innovative and explosive supergroup of all time, in the hands of those that knew them best. Concert Hall QPAC Mon 29 May 8pm.
The Music of Cream
TUESDAY 30 MAY 2017
“Richard Clayderman” - The “Prince of Romance”,Richard Clayderman will be joined with Australian string orchestra and showcasing 40 years of achievement from his massive repertoire for those who enjoy the melodies of romantic.
Clayderman has created a "New Romantic" style through a repertoire which combines his 'trademark' originals with classics and pop standards. With record sales approximately 150 million, 267 gold and 70 platinum albums to his credit, Clayderman is noted by the Guinness Book of World Records as being "the most successful pianist in the world”. Don’t miss out this valuable opportunity on seeing live in concert! Book now for a romantic journey with the Prince of Romance! Tue 30 May Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.
THURSDAY 1 JUNE 2017
“ELVIS: THE WONDER OF YOU” - The Wonder Of You, will feature Elvis Presley on state of the art screens specially designed for this arena tour and backed by a full 40 piece symphony orchestra. MAKE IT A NIGHT TO REMEMBER! Secure your booking at Stars Restaurant by phoning (07) 3265 8111. Brisbane Entertainment Centre 7.30PM THU 1 JUNE.
Elvis: The Wonder Of You
“BODY COUNT: THE BLOODLUST TOUR” - The wait is finally over, as ICE-T’s BODY COUNT is back and more vicious than ever. The gangster-metal collective that made music fearsome to mainstream America, will be returning to Australia for the first time in 22 years this June.
The tour is based on their highly-anticipated new album, Bloodlust, which has just been released and features guest collaborations from Dave Mustaine (Megadeth), Randy Blythe (Lamb Of God) and Max Cavalera (Sepultura). The Tivoli Brisbane, Thurs 1 June. Doors open 7pm.
Body Count : The Bloodlust Tour
FRIDAY 2 JUNE 2017
“APIA GOOD TIMES TOUR 2017” - The annual Apia Good Times Tour returns for its fifth consecutive year with another once-in-a-lifetime line-up of Oz music legends including The Black Sorrows with Vika and Linda Bull, Colin Hay (Men at Work), Mental as Anything and Deborah Conway leading the sing-alongs across the country. 2017’s line-up of legends have a huge array of hits to draw from including "Harley & Rose", "Chained to the Wheel", "Hold on to Me", "Down Under", "Who Can It Be Now?", "Overkill", "Nips Are Getting Bigger", "Live it Up", "Too Many Times", "It’s Only The Beginning" and "Man Overboard", to name a few. Each artist performs a solo set of their hits before joining in an extraordinary finale with all four sharing the stage. Concert Hall QPAC Fri 2 June 8pm.
Apia Good Times Tour 2017
“David Lee Band Fiddle me Please” - David’s outstanding abilities on the fiddle and guitar make this a truly unique and dynamic entertainment experience. All styles of music are covered from current hits to treasured old favourites, country and good old rock’n’roll. @ Caboolture R.S.L. Friday 2nd June 8pm.
David Lee Band Fiddle me Please
“THUNDAMENTALS: EVERYONE WE KNOW TOUR” - Thundamentals have well and truly earned their mantle as one of Australia’s most exciting and dynamic live acts. Since the release of their ARIA nominated 3rd Album ‘So We Can Remember’, the Blue Mountains via Sydney Hip Hop outfit have toured frenetically in Australia and Europe, playing massive runs of club shows and almost every major music festival in the country, fostering a connection with fans that has blossomed into something truly special. The Tivoli Brisbane, Fri 2 June. Doors open 7:30pm.
Thundamentals - Everyone We Know Tour
SATURDAY 3 JUNE 2017
“The Soul Men Blues Brothers Tribute Show” - FREE SHOW FOR MEMBERS @ Norths Leagues Club, Saturday 3 June 7:30pm. This 12 piece band comprises some of the finest musicians in Queensland, with members coming from the Gold Coast, Brisbane, and the Sunshine Coast. The band performs faithful reproductions of Blues Brothers numbers in a high octane scintillating musical entertainment experience, and is versatile enough to provide music in a variety of other styles.
The 4 piece Rhythm Section chug along with an infectious groove and feet start magically tapping. Add 2 trumpets, 2 saxes and trombone, and the phenomenal sound the band makes is irresistible. When someone takes a solo the music simply soars.With choreographed dancing, scripted jokes, and professional acting, you have a complete Blues Brothers entertainment package.
The Soul Men Blues Brothers Tribute Show
“Billy Joel & Elton John Tribute” - Book your evening with a tribute to two of the music’s biggest superstars – Billy Joel & Elton John. Singing all your fav hits. Tickets include reserved seating and your choice of four dinner specials. Tickets – $25pp. Centenary Lakes Sports Club & Function Centre, 16 Stringfellow Rd, Caboolture, Sat 3 June 6pm.
Billy Joel & Elton John Tribute