Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs

 

Welcome to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs!

Door charge $10
Every Tuesday at New Farm Bowls Club 969 Brunswick St opposite New Farm Park

 
7.30pm - Blackboard (3x10minute spots)
8.15 - 9.00 pm - First Act
9.15 - 10.00 pm - Second Act
So bring your instruments and your voices! The blackboard segment will be first in first served. There is a full bar and food is available at reasonable prices.
Click on the email address to contact the performer, click on their URL to go to their website.
Name: Steve Tyson with Ian Shawsmith
Brief Blurb:

From three critically acclaimed records, Steve Tyson delivers contemporary folk songs infused with blues, intimate story-telling one minute, swaggering alt.country the next, but decidedly Australian in content and scoring reviews such as these..

“…a master song craftsman with a nuanced lyrical touch and strong melodies. ” (Noel Mengel) “..this album is a tour de force from one of Australia's leading contemporary songwriters.” (Trad & Now) “Tyson lets his ruined voice and lucid guitars do the talking” (Courier Mail)

“... a dark sense of humour sets him apart from the myriad others plying a similar trade” (Rhythms) “In Tyson’s follow-up to his auspicious debut album, family history again proves a rich source of inspiration, with his smoky singing and skilful guitar…” (Weekend Australian)

Also well known to audiences as a member of seminal folk-rock band Rough Red, Steve delivers his songs in a variety of formats, performing solo or with his touring band The Train Rex. For this post-lockdown show, Steve will be joined by his Train Rex guitarist Ian “Sal” Shawsmith.


Website: stevetyson.com.au
Email: stevetyson@live.com.au
  Steve Tyson with Ian Shawsmith
 
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For those of you who don't know it the New Farm Bowls Club is on Brunswick St opposite New Farm Park. It has a great atmosphere, food, good parking, public transport, and a bar and a kitchen, open till 8.30pm. Click HERE to see what's coming up in the next few weeks.
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