After two sell-out Australian tours including shows at Darwin and Sydney Festival, legendary voodoo guitarist for seminal sexy bands like The Cramps, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds and The Gun Club, Kid Congo Powers returns to Australia in May 2018.
Bringing back a heady mix of fuzz guitar, New Orleans drum beats and bass lines dripping with soul, Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds “cast garage-surf-spaghetti-west
Be sure not to miss one of rock n’ roll’s true legends. Special guests to be announced later.
"What I witnessed was one of the most euphoric, uplifting performances I had ever witnessed – Kid Congo is the ultimate front man with his arch wit and self-deprecating style backed by a band so cool it made the stifling heat of a Sydney summer bearable. It is pleasurable indeed to be won over by a band on the strength of its live performance alone." - Backseat Mafia
WED. 9 MAY PERTH - MOJO’S - http://mojosbar.oztix.com.au/?Event=82518 / FB:https://www.facebook.com/events/400609753700846/
THURS. 10 MAY ADELAIDE - CROWN & ANCHOR - http://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/kid-congo-the-pink-monkey-birds/101300 / FB: https://www.facebook.com/events/154291521888673/
FRI. 11 MAY CASTLEMAINE - THEATRE ROYAL, - http://tickets.oztix.com.au/?Event=82497 / FB:https://www.facebook.com/events/146094076108203/
SAT. 12 MAY MELBOURNE - CROXTON BANDROOM, - http://thecroxton.oztix.com.au/?Event=82058 / FB: https://www.facebook.com/events/182843608964690/
SUN. 13 MAY HOBART Tasmania - BRISBANE HOTEL– http://tickets.oztix.com.au/?Event=82938 / FB:https://www.facebook.com/events/394042204380529/
FRI. 18 MAY SYDNEY - OXFORD ARTS FACTORY, . - http://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/kid-congo-the-pink-monkey-birds/101190 / FB: https://www.facebook.com/events/869457693229013/
SAT. 19 MAY BRISBANE - THE FOUNDRY, – http://thefoundry.oztix.com.au/?eventId=82080 / FB: https://www.facebook.com/events/1936739613045686/
SUN. 20 MAY - BLUES ON BROADBEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL, BROADBEACH: -http://bluesonbroadbeach.com/
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