A.B.B.A. & Independent Bush Ballad Shows Tamworth 2015 Festival Info.

 


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


 
In January 2015 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 16th - Friday 23rd January 2015.
Once again the Salvos will operate their canteen from Monday 18th– Friday 23rd with quality hot and cold food, snacks and drinks at a very reasonable price.
Please support them if you can.


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.... info@bushballadeers.com.au


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 All artists appearing on the ABBA Concerts,
Independant Artists Concerts
& ABBA Member Showcases

will be listed here from November 2014.



Independent Concert Shows listed below
CONFIRMED FOR 2015


  FRIDAY 16th JANUARY 2015
 


9am—THE ‘HOMESTEAD MUSTER'

(ABBA Members Walkup) $2 donation. Members may place their name on the list from 8am.
Artists DO NOT have to submit an application to appear on this event.


1pm — OZ TALENT QUEST 2015.
Entries close 15th of October
>> How to Enter

Patron Admission $15. ..

 

 

 


5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE

Hosted by Graham Butterworth. The Homestead Band. ABBA Members need to submit an Application to appear.
Admission $2 donation Tea/Coffee & Bikkies available.


  SATURDAY 17th
           
 


9am – BANJO & HENRY
Featuring in song and verse, the stories and verse of Australia’s iconic Henry Lawson and Banjo Paterson.
Presented by Peter Coad, The Coad Sisters, with special guest The Rhymer From Ryde' Graeme Johnson.
Admission $15

1pm — KEITH JAMIESON, ALISHA SMITH & FRIENDS

This will be a top show of ’Fair Dinkum’ Aussie Ballads and songs.
Admission $15








  7.00pm DIANNE LINDSAY — MEMORIES TRAIL SHOW.

Hosted by Dianne Lindsay and supported by a full band & guests.
Admission $15 ($12 A.B.B.A. members)









 

Sunday 18th

 

1pm —RUNAWAY DIXIE (Gospel, Bluegrass & Ballads) CONCERT

Runaway Dixie are Jim Hermel, Virginia & Lynette Coad.
ARTISTS: RUNAWAY DIXIE, DEAN PERRETT and others to be confirmed.
Admission $15

www.runawaydixie.com



 

7pm – A.B.B.A. BRONZE BUST FUNDRAISER
Hosted by Lorraine Pfitzner. Artists: Johnny Greenwood, Venessa Waara, Kate Hindle, Jeff Brown, The Coad Sisters more TBC.
Admission $15 donation



MONDAY 19th
         

8am – THE BARD & THE BALLADEER (Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)
Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead with award winning poet ‘The Rymer From Ryde’ Graeme Johnson with guest balladeer legendary Johnny Greenwood.
Free admission


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 2015 show includes the legendary Jim Hermel live on stage.
Artists: Peter Coad, Lynette Coad & Virginia Coad. Guest: Jim Hermel.
Admission $15
www.bushballadeers.com.au/coad.htm







1pm – GUNBARREL HIGHWAY MEN
This popular touring act will be presenting their not to be missed show at The Balladeers Homestead for the first time.
Artists: Terry Gordon, Owen Blundell and Reg Poole.
Admission $20
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5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Lorraine Pfitzner. The Homestead Band.
ABBA Members need to submit an Application to appear
Admission $2 donation.




TUESDAY 20th 

8am – THE BARD & THE BALLADEER (Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)

Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead with award winning poet ‘The Rhymer From Ryde’ Graeme Johnson and guest balladeer Venessa Waara. Free admission


9am to 12pm
DEAN PERRETT & JEFF BROWN – TWO OLD MATES SHOW

Great mates, Golden Guitar Winners, Australia’s leading Bush Balladeers, fellow Queenslanders and very proud Australians, DEAN PERRETT and JEFF BROWN once again get together for their annual old mates show at the Tamworth Festival.
Admission $15. Tickets at the door. Enquiries: Dean Perrett Enterprises







1pm – BALLADS OF AUSTRALIA

Featuring balladeer acts: John & Christine Smith, Ged & Trudy Hintz, Brothers3 and trio Trent Holder, Bryce Walley and Trevor Tolton. Admission $15


5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Ron Sadler. The Homestead Band. ABBA Members need to submit an Application to appear
Admission $2 donation.




WEDNESDAY 21st 

8am – THE BARD & THE BALLADEER (Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)

Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead with award winning poet ‘The Rhymer From Ryde’ Graeme Johnson with guest balladeer Kylie Castle. Free admission.




9am – A.B.B.A. PICKIN ON BALLADS (Instrumentals & Ballads)

Band: Bass TBC, Trent Holder and Jim Hermel.
Hosted by Lyn Manning. Artists: Terry Bennetts, Ginger Cox, Keith Jamieson, Trent Holder, Taylor Pfeiffer, Tom Maxwell, Virginia Coad, Paul Seils, Phil, Tom and Lyn Manning.
Admission $15 ($12 ABBA Members)



1pm ERNIE COSTANCE & 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.
ABBA Members need to submit an Application to appear
Admission $2 donation.



THURSDAY 22nd 

8am – THE BARD & THE BALLADEER (Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)
Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead with award winning poet ‘The Rhymer From Ryde’ Graeme Johnson with guest balladeer Pat Brown. Free admission


9am — 'DAUGHTERS OF COUNTRY’ SHOW

ANNE KIRKPATRICK and DIANNE LINDSAY will be presenting their very special show.
This show will feature the legendary music and the family memories from two of Australia’s best-known country music families and will be a real country music treat as both Anne and Dianne hail from what can only be called Australian country music royalty. Anne is the daughter of Slim Dusty and Joy McKean and Dianne is the daughter of Reg Lindsay and Heather McKean. Both are established multi-award winning artists in their own right.
They will perform a number of their respective father’s songs and also present songs of their mothers (The McKean Sisters) as well as their own music. Peter Simpson will showcase his unique bush ballad style of guitar playing and some members of the family may be there.
The setting for this show is intimate and acoustic and anyone who enjoys true, traditional country music and is interested in our Australian country music history will find this show a must-see.
Tickets $20.00 (ABBA members $17.00) Enqs 0401095306

 

 
1pm – A.B.B.A. SLIM, BAZZA & STAN TRIBUTE SHOW
Featuring the songs of the legendary Slim Dusty, Barry Thornton and Stan Coster.
Band: Trent Holder, Trevor Letton and Lynette Coad. Hosted by Lyn Manning. Artists: Dean Perrett, Jeff Brown, Kylie Castle, Ernie Constance, Johnny Greenwood, Alisha Smith, Anita Ree, Kalesti Butler, Bryce Walley.
Admission $15 (12 A.B.B.A members)




 

5pm – A.B.B.A. MEMBERS SHOWCASE
Hosted by Ron Sadler. The Homestead Band. ABBA Members need to submit an Application to appear
Admission $2 donation.


 
FRIDAY 23rd
 

8am – THE BARD & THE BALLADEER (Salvo Canteen open for breakfast)
Enjoy breakfast at the Balladeers Homestead with award winning poet ‘The Rhymer From Ryde' with guest balladeer John & Christine Smith.
Free admission.



   
9am – YODELLING SPECTACULAR
Band: Trent Holder, Bass TBC, and Trevor Letton. Hosted by Peter Coad. Artists: Alice Benfer, Taylor Pfeiffer, Lynette Guest, Virginia Coad, Justin Standley, Owen Blundell, Bec Hance, Dorrie Muller.
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)
Band Virginia Coad, Jim Hermel and Lynette Coad. Hosted By Lorraine Pfitzner. Artists: John Smith (Stan Coster), Venessa Waara (Slim Dusty), Ged & Trudy Hintz (Smokey Dawson), Dianne Lindsay (Reg Lindsay), Ginger Cox (Barry Thornton), Slim Newton (Slim Newton), Lynette Guest (Joy McKean), Peter Coad (Buddy Williams), Tom Maxwell (Slim Dusty), Tom, Phil and Lyn Manning (Slim Dusty & Barry Thornton) & Lorraine Pfitzner.. Admission $15 donation.


   
7pm show to be advised.



Saturday 24th

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.
We look forward to seeing you again at the venue in 2015!

AIR— CONDITIONED VENUE.
Salvation Army Canteen caters with hot and cold drinks and food from Monday 19th to Friday 3rd of January.
Tea/Coffee and Bickies available at all shows prior the 20th.
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ANY A.B.B.A Members with Tamworth 2015 listings EMAIL ME.

Thankyou -Virginia
 



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