Blue Mountains News
After a Spell Off the Road, Owen Campbell is Back!
Owen Campbell is one of Australia's premiere Blues/Roots/Rock performers who defies easy categorisation. He's a slide guitarist, a songwriter, banjo player, blues singer, busker, and more.
After a spell off the road, Owen is coming back with a new release, new songs and a fresh approach.
Known for his controversial appearance on Australia's Got Talent and constant touring and busking around the World, Owen's last three albums have been big budget productions, working in the US with the likes of Devon Allman amongst others. They have netted Owen continuous top 10 iTunes chart positions over the last 6 years, serving him well. Even as this is written Owen currently has the #2, #3 and #4 album on the Australian iTunes Charts (Blues). It is, however, time for a change and an opportunity for the artist to get back to his roots and a more natural song-writing process.
Owen will be touring new material this September through December in Part 1 and 2 of the Take Your Medicine Tour. Owen's performance for 'Metro Social' will be in full band mode.
"Seasoned musician with a mountain of talent." - Sydney Morning Herald
"Possibly one of the best performers to come out of Australia for quite sometime, amazing lap steel slide guitar and a songwriting ability that belies his years." - Argus News Ireland
"Impressive, Rootsy and Real." - Jazz Weekly USA
"This (Breathing Bullets) is a very good album with strong, diverse songwriting that shows a lot of promise for songs not yet written, but eagerly awaited." - Blues Blast Magazine
More information on his website.
Tally Ho & The 10-to-Go's is the solo Indie Folk project of Blue Mountains local Oliver Morley-Sattler.
The Metropole is an all ages venue however minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and must remain supervised and do require a standard ticket for entry. Please also keep in mind that the performance space is a listening room.
General Admission. Theatre Style Seating, cocktail lounge and standing / dancing room.
Owen Campbell & Band + Special Guest Tally Ho & The 10-to-Go's
Saturday 17th November 2018
Doors open 5pm. Show starts 6pm.
Metropole Guesthouse, Upstairs “Metro Social”, Cnr of Lurline and Gang Gang Streets, Katoomba,
- $20 Early Bird pre-sale discount available from The Metropole Guesthouse (during reception hours). Cash only.
- $21.50 Phone (02) 4782 5544 and online (including booking fees) + b/f card
- $25 on the Door from 5pm, unless sold out prior.
This is an intimate capacity venue and tickets are strictly limited!
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