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Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show
Introducing "Our Generation"...
This exciting new tribute show covers all phases of Eric Clapton's, The Who and The Small Faces hugely successful careers.
The show Covers covers all the big hits from Eric Clapton, featuring songs from his years with Cream, and all of his hits from the 70's and 80's as well as all the popular and well know hit songs from the Who, from their pop tunes in the 60's to their power songs from the 70's covering hits from Tommy, Quadrophenia and a lot more, and also the 4 number one hit singles from the Small Faces
This is a fantastic audiovisual experience:
The show includes a projector and large screen that the band have behind them playing a professional movie/montage with authentic and original snippets of all the major iconic world events from the era and band footage of the real acts and a lot more, it sets the mood for the show and is a great visual tool, very entertaining.
The show features Top Professional Musicians:
International vocalist Ronan Kavanagh, Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Rhythm guitar Ronan is an international singer-songwriter originally from Ireland, He has recently emigrated to NZ from London with his family.
He has had a hugely successful career and has worked with people such as: Jeff Beck, Brian May of Queen, Dave 'Bucket' Colwell of Bad Company, Kenny Jones of The Faces and the Who and Rick Wills of Foreigner.
He has also toured Europe as a support act for the Simply Red Arena tour which took in all the larger arenas including Wembley. Ronan has written for other artists such as Shannon Noll, Denise Pearson, 183 Club and continues songwriting for both himself and others.
Steve Tree Drums and percussion:
Steve has been involved in Top Successful Auckland Covers bands since the Mid 80's, including Go Figure, The Lazyboyz and The Powerpoles amongst others, and has played extensively throughout the country at major events and festivals.
He has played with Top artists such as Dave McCartney and The Pink Flamingoes and much more. He is Currently the Drummer for the CCR Tribute show "Bad Moon Rising" and the NZ Blues Brothers Tribute Show.
Ivan Glucina Lead Vocals Lead Guitar Ivan has also been involved in successful covers bands including The Lazyboyz, Go Figure and many others over the last 30 years, he has played extensively throughout NZ and in Australia and is one of Auckland's most respected guitarists and vocalists, He is Currently vocalist and guitarist for Bad Moon rising The CCR Tribute Show, and he is "Jake" in The NZ Blues Brothers Tribute Show.
Dave Hartley, Bass Guitar - David started out playing in original bands in Auckland in the mid-80s. He makes numerous TV appearances including Radio with Pictures & Shazam in the 80s and toured up and down the country with various original bands. After moving to the UK in the late 80s he continued playing and recording with original bands in the Liverpool/Manchester area.
This also involved a couple of short tours of the UK.Upon returning to NZ in the 90s he focused more Celtic folk music and played with several fine Celtic bands. This has resulted in several recordings & TV appearances. David is now playing and touring extensively with Bad Moon Rising & The NZ Blues Brothers Show
Bruce Madden keyboards, Hammond organ, backing vocals Bruce is a highly sought after and respected pianist and Hammond organ player, he has played and toured with Billy TK Junior, NZ Blues Brothers Tribute Show, Renee Geyer, and Juice on The Loose and has performed at many festivals in the South Pacific.
Tickets available from the venue now... Phone - 068789582.
Friday 1 December, 8:00pm
Restrictions: All Ages Licensed