1 March 2013
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The Bearded Gypsy Band
play aneclectic mix of original tunes embracing Celtic, jazz, blues, gypsy and roots influences. Hailingfrom the Adelaide Hills these young musiciansexhibit masterful performance skills whichcome together as a furious dance-floor pulse.Following being selected as one of 'Rip It Up's2012 Hot Six bands' The Bearded Gypsy Bandtoured from Queensland through New SouthWales and Victoria throughout 2012 andperformed at a swag of festivals also, includingWOMADelaide (SA),Apollo Bay Music Festival(VIC),National Folk Festival (ACT),BrunswickMusic Festival (VIC),Illawarra Folk Festival(NSW) andHarvest Festival (Vic).Already in 2013 they have launched a 'Live CD'and toured the east coast from Melbourne -Sydney - Brisbane as part of the Wooden MusicTour.Avenue6:00 pm
are a three piece acoustic rock bandfrom Adelaide, consisting of Lucas Sly onGuitar/Vocals, Miles Sly on Drums/Vocals, andRyan Mifsud on Bass/Vocals. Avenue recordedtheir first recording in 2009 and since then haveperformed at various venues around Adelaide,received airplay on stations such as RadioAdelaide and Three D, and recorded at PhatTrax studios for their debut EP. In March of 2012 Avenue performed with the ImmanuelCollege Senior String Orchestra in a one off concert that debuted Avenue's first EP 'TheLantern Festival'.The Honey Pies7:00 pm
‘Roy Orbison meets the Sex Pistols’
they’ve been told –
The Honey Pies
combinethe unassuming simplicity of post-war pop withthe brasher sounds of the modern day, creatingmusic at once nostalgic and revelatory.
if you will.
In three years they’ve released t
hree albums,each receiving airplay nationally, supported TimRogers, Deerhoof, The Jezabels, LeaderCheetah and Ball Park Music, played theAdelaide Big Day Out and had music featured
on TV’s ‘Offspring’ and ‘Please Like Me’. Their
was mixed by NeilThomason (My Disco, Wagons, Crayon Fields)and mastered by Fred Kavorkian (Ryan Adams,Iggy Pop, The National), and is their finest workyet.
‘****…there’s something a little bit vintage
about your sound with the harmonies and classic s
Zan Rowe, Triple J