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Afternoon Delights - Matt Tonks

By Music Hunter
Posted: 8 Aug 2020
Contemporary singer & guitarist Matt Tonks has a reputation for possessing a unique haunting power with his lyrics, songs and instrumental music leading audiences far from the beaten track, taking flight into an often unexpected world of mesmerising, spontaneous sound.

Two time finalist for APRA Songwriter and Best Live Performance Awards (MusicOz Awards) Matt’s latest album was a collaboration “Bird and Tree Men” with Sydney luminaries Jonathan Swartz, (double bass), Stu Hunter (piano) and Syd Green (drums).

 In 2016 Matt returned to Europe and the US, playing solo shows at Ronnie Scotts (London), Paris, Los Angeles (The House of Blues), Austin and Nashville.  He is a past winner of the Drum Media Alternative Artist of the Year (MusicOz) and was recently included on the ABC Music release "Under the Covers - Seductive Sounds for a Late Late Night". His releases include Bird and Tree Men - The Flight Begins” (2019), Blend (2016) The Heavy Yen Project (Album 2014),  Islands of String & Skin (Album 2013), Eat Yourself (Album 2010), Blanket (EP 2008) &  Synaesthesia (Album 2007). 

ONLY 19 people capacity at each concert.
Bar and event menu on offer, mulled wine and hot toddies recommended.


Afternoon Delights- Matt Tonks

Date:
15th August 2020

Time:
3pm-5.15 pm
Please arrive between 2.45pm and 3.00 pm/ Music starts at 3.15pm

Venue:
Downstairs at Avalon Restaurant 18, Katoomba St, Katoomba 2780.

Tickets:
Tickets $50 -Includes a complimentary drink

 
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