A.B.B.A. & Independent Bush Ballad Shows
Tamworth 2017 Festival Info.



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Venue: Balladeers Homestead
(Salvation Army Complex - 328 Goonoo Goonoo Road Tamworth.)


 
In January 2017 the A.B.B.A. continues to bring the members and supporters excellent bush ballad and variety traditional style shows at the “Balladeers Homestead”.

The "Balladeers Homestead" will operate from Friday 20th - Friday 27th January 2017.

Once again the Salvos will operate their canteen from Monday 23rd– Friday 27th with quality hot and cold food, snacks and drinks at a very reasonable price.
Please support them if you can.

Show intervals prior to the 18th will be supplied by tea, coffee and bickies.

Thankyou for your support of Australian Bush Ballad Music and the Artists.


THE A.B.B.A. TAMWORTH FESTIVAL OFFICE


Membership Inquiries/Product/Tickets etc
Contact us re any queries....



ABBA MEMBERS SHOWCASES : )


The first Friday arvo 2pm - 6pm is a ABBA Members Muster (walkup), so members may apply on the day or contact us via info@bushballadeers.com.au and we will add you on the list below.

Monday - Thursday 5pm-9pm ABBA Member showcases, members need to apply as the main week is sort after.
Apply for Showcases

ABBA MEMBERS. Spots are 2 songs each. 2 spots. Australian material only. Backing band available. No backing tracks allowed.

We like to see our members get every opportunity to perform, so if you wish to join us at the 2017 Showcases please let us know if you are interested ASAP :) info@bushballadeers.com.au or Apply for Showcases



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All Artists/Shows/ABBA Member Showcases
at the

FOR 2017 will be confirmed in October 2016.



FRIDAY 20th JANUARY 2017


9am — BANJO & HENRY SHOW.
Songs and poems of Banjo Patterson & Henry Lawson performed by Peter Coad & The Coad Sisters. Many of the songs and poems will be from their new album 'Banjo & Henry'.
Guest: Tom Maxwell. (Tom Maxwell will be performing his own material from his albums)
Tix at the door $15.


2pm—6pm
Balladeers Roundup

ABBA Members walkup. Members do not need to apply specifically to appear on this show. Artists may book a space prior the show with the host. Admission $2 donation.


SATURDAY 21st


9am - DALE DUNCAN CONCERT
Tix $15 at the door.

 

1pm — KEITH JAMIESON & FRIENDS - WHERE COUNTRY IS

This will be a top show of ’Fair Dinkum’ Aussie Ballads and songs.
Featuring, Keith Jamieson, Alisha Smith, Caitlyn Jane Jamieson, Jeff Brown, and more to be confirmed. Admission $15







7.00pm DIANNE LINDSAY — MEMORIES TRAIL SHOW.

Hosted by Dianne Lindsay and supported by a full band & guests.
Admission $15










Sunday 22nd

1.30pm — 4.30pm RUNAWAY DIXIE (Gospel, Bluegrass & Ballads) CONCERT

Runaway Dixie are Jim Hermel, Virginia & Lynette Coad.
Featuring Runaway Dixie, Trevor Tolton, and others TBC.



Admission $15
www.runawaydixie.com



 

7pm – A.B.B.A. CHAD MORGAN BRONZE BUST FUNDRAISER
Hosted by Lorraine Pfitzner. Artists: TBC

Admission $15 donation


MONDAY 23rd

8am 8.50am – ABBA Breakfast Showcase.
(Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)

Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead foyer area. Free admission.
Artists may apply day before or on the morning.



9am - KEITH JAMIESON - LEGENDS SHOW
Artists to be announced.
Tix $20 at the door.




1pm – GUNBARREL HIGHWAYMEN
This popular touring act will be presenting their not to be missed show at The Balladeers Homestead.
Artists: Terry Gordon, Owen Blundell and Reg Poole.
Admission $20.









5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Lorraine Pfitzner. The Homestead Band. Artists TBC
confirmed.
Admission $2 donation.


TUESDAY 24th 

8am 8.50am – ABBA Breakfast Showcase.
(Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)

Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead foyer area. Free admission.
Artists may apply day before or on the morning.


9am to 12pm
DEAN PERRETT & JEFF BROWN – TWO OLD MATES SHOW
Featuring Golden Guitar winners Dean Perrett and Jeff Brown in concert. Tickets at the door.
Admission $15


 

 

 



1pm – BALLADS OF AUSTRALIA
Multi-artist TBA: Admission $15

5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Ron Sadler. The Homestead Band. Artists TBC

Admission $2 donation.


WEDNESDAY 25th


8am 8.50am – ABBA Breakfast Showcase
(Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)
Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead foyer area. Free admission
Artists may apply day before or on the morning.



9am
— PETER COAD & THE COAD SISTERS SHOW


With a swag of original and old favourite songs, lots of musical variety and a good dash of humour up their sleeve, the Peter Coad & The Coad Sisters Show has something for everyone. Constantly touring, the Tamworth 2017 show includes the legendary Jim Hermel live on stage.
Artists: Peter Coad, Lynette Coad & Virginia Coad. Guest: Jim Hermel.
Admission $15
www.petercoadandthecoadsisters.com


 



1pm ERNIE CONSTANCE & JEFF BROWN CONCERT


Featuring Golden Guitar song writer Ernie Constance, 2005 and 2014 CMAA Bush Ballad Of The Year Golden Guitar winner Jeff Brown..
Admission $15







5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Graham Butterworth. The Homestead Band. Artists TBC

Admission $2 donation. 


THURSDAY 26th


8am 8.50am – ABBA Breakfast Showcase
(Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)

Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead foyer area. Free admission.
Artists may apply day before or on the morning.



9am — ANNE KIRKPATRICK Family & Friends.Show
Featuring, Anne Kirkpatrick, Jim Arneman, Rod Coe and suprise guests. Admission $20 Bookings 0267675300.


1pm – A.B.B.A. SLIM, BAZZA & STAN TRIBUTE SHOW
Featuring the songs of the legendary Slim Dusty, Barry Thornton and Stan Coster.
Artists: Dean Perrett, Len & Jeanne Connor, John O'Dea, Ginger Cox, Terry Bennetts, Ernie Constance, Kylie Castle, Johnny Greenwood, John & Christine Smith, Ged & Trudy, Marcus Green, Ashley Cook, Anthony Baxter, Tommy Kennedy, Tom & Phil Manning, & Lorraine Pfitzner.
Host Lyn Manning.
Admission $15 (12 A.B.B.A members)


5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Ron Sadler. The Homestead Band. Artists TBC

Admission $2 donation.


FRIDAY 27th


8am 8.50am – ABBA Breakfast Showcase
(Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)

Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead foyer area. Free admission.
Artists may apply day before or on the morning.



9am – YODELLING SPECTACULAR
Homestead band: Hosted by Peter Coad.
Artists:- Justin Standley, Wayne Horsburgh, Virginia Coad, Pete Smith, and others TBA
Admission $15



1pm – A.B.B.A. C.M.H.F. SALUTES COUNTRY MUSIC PIONEERS CONCERT
(Fundraiser concert for the Tamworth Country Music Hall Of Fame)
Paying tribute to the Pioneers.
Band - Virginia Coad, Jim Hermel and Lynette Coad. Hosted By Lorraine Pfitzner. Artists: TBC
Admission $15 donation.

7pm - KEITH JAMIESON - GOSPEL CONCERT
Multi artist. Tix at the door $20.


Saturday 28th

A.B.B.A. AGM 2pm. In hall next to auditorium area at the Balladeers Homestead. All welcome.


We thank the Salvation Army Hall committee for the use of their facilities.


AIR— CONDITIONED VENUE.
Salvation Army Canteen caters with hot and cold drinks and food from Monday 23rd to Friday 27th of January.
Tea/Coffee and Bickies available at all shows prior the 23rd.(there may be hot food available during the first weekend but this is still being negotiated at this time)


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ANY A.B.B.A Members with Tamworth 2017 listings EMAIL ME.


For all artist FESTIVAL & GENERAL
listings go to TOUR DATES


Thankyou -Virginia 



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