NOISEWORKS - BOWRAL23rd January, 2012
A CELEBRATION OF CLASSIC OZ ROCK!
NOISEWORKS, IAN MOSS, RICHARD CLAPTON, DRAGON, 1927 & CHOIRBOYS!
CENTENNIAL VINEYARDS, BOWRAL - SUNDAY MARCH 25
The national concert series a day on the green celebrates classic Oz rock with a mighty big bang at its next event in Bowral on Sunday March 25.
Noiseworks, Ian Moss, Richard Clapton, Dragon, 1927 and Choirboys will perform in a five hour musical feast; a celebration of the Australian rock music history they have so vibrantly helped define. And how's this for value - all six fantastic bands for only $89!
You're gonna hear classics like 'Take Me Back', 'Touch', 'Love Somebody', 'No Lies', 'Tucker's Daughter', 'Bow River', 'When The War Is Over', 'Girls On The Avenue', 'Capricorn Dancer', 'I Am An Island', 'April Sun In Cuba', 'Are You Old Enough', 'That's When I Think Of You', 'Run To Paradise' and 'Boys Will Be Boys' to name just a few.
To cater for so many hits, the concert will run earlier than usual with gates opening at 1.00pm, music from 1.30pm and Noiseworks off stage at 8.10pm to enable patrons to return home at a reasonable hour on Sunday night.
This classic Oz rock concert was announced at five other wineries around Australia late last year to an overwhelming response, some venues selling out and others close to it. More than 7000 tickets were sold to the Hunter Valley concert in just three days! It's clear music fans everywhere have embraced this great line-up, and with another three concerts in Brisbane, Perth and Bowral announced today.......let there be rock, we say!
With these events Roundhouse Entertainment, promoters of a day on the green, are proud to continue their decade-long support of our great Australian artists. Centennial Vineyards promises to be one giant sing-a-long of home-grown hits!
The concert will be all general admission, so with good food and wine and your favourite deck chair, a magnificent location, classic rock all day long and tickets at just $89 - it sounds like a sensational value-for-money party day to us!
a day on the green is a fully licensed event. Strictly no BYO alcohol. Food will be available on site or BYO picnic. Deck chairs and picnic rugs are recommended. For all event information, click here
Front Reserved Area General Admission: $125 plus booking fee.
General Admission: $89 plus booking fee.
** There are no Reserved seats available for this show except for Concert & Dining Packages. For Concert and Dining Packages call Centennial Vineyards (02) 4861 8701.
TRANSPORT & ACCOM INFORMATION:
Ticket & Transport packages available from Stuarts Coaches 02 4421 0332 OR stuartscoaches.com.au. For transport enquiries, call Berrima Buslines on (02) 4871 3211 or berrimabuslines.com.au. Locally Southern Highlands Taxis (02) 4872 4800.
For ticket & accommodation packages, call Southern Highlands Tourist Office 1300 657 559 or southern-highlands.com.au.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS:
NOISEWORKS - For nearly a decade Noiseworks reigned as one of Australia's most popular and most acclaimed rock bands. Led by the charismatic Jon Stevens, the band sold in excess of 1.2 million albums that spawned 15 hit singles including 'No Lies', 'Take Me Back', 'Hot Chilli Woman' and 'Love Somebody' resulting in a domination of charts and radio airwaves. Since reforming, Noiseworks have retained their brilliant live reputation and are working on their first new album since 1991.
IAN MOSS - 'Mossy' holds a revered place in Australian music. His soulful vocals and incredible guitar playing ensure his live sets are always amazing. Fresh from the extraordinary Cold Chisel reunion tour and performing songs covering both his Chisel and solo careers, this master musician will be in red hot form.
RICHARD CLAPTON - Richard has endeared himself to music-lovers everywhere through his heartfelt inspired performances and a songbook that defines our times. With hits like 'Girls On The Avenue', 'Deep Water', 'Capricorn Dancer', Richard was a thoroughly deserving and popular inductee into the ARIA Hall Of Fame and is an absolute a day on the green crowd favourite.
DRAGON - With an unforgettable run of chart-toppers like 'Are You Old Enough', 'April Sun In Cuba', 'Still In Love With You', 'Rain' and many others, Dragon's legacy is of one of Australasia's most successful pop bands. Joined several years ago by veteran vocalist Mark Williams as front man, a revitalised Dragon released a new EP 'Chase The Sun' in November and are thrilled to be back on stage again.
1927 - Fronted by singer Eric Weideman, 1927's classic album "...ISH" remains one of the highest selling debut albums ever by an Australian artist with songs like 'That's When I Think Of You', 'If I Could', 'You'll Never Know' and 'Compulsory Hero' dominating charts and to this day, remaining radio favourites. The band's well-crafted songs and videos and a relentless touring schedule propelled them to become of the country's most popular classic rock bands.
CHOIRBOYS - 'Run to Paradise', 'Boys Will Be Boys' and 'Never Gonna Die' are some of the rock classics that helped put the Choirboys distinctive stamp on Aussie rock'n'roll. Headed by rock belter Mark Gable, they charted a course from pubs to the charts with unflagging energy and commitment. The Choirboys will kick off the day in great style.
ABOUT A DAY ON THE GREEN:
This summer marks the 11th year of a day on the green concerts. After close to 300 shows and more than two million happy patrons, the a day on the green experience of good food, good wine and great music is firmly established as one of Australia's most popular events.
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3
From ticketmaster.com.au & 136 100
a day on the green is proudly presented by Roundhouse Entertainment, MAX, LG and Nissan.