Blue Mountains Australia
Fall in 'Like' with Blue Mountains Australia on Facebook. Fall in Like with Blue Mountains Australia on Facebook.Blue Mountains on Facebook Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748 Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748Hazlaw Plumbing & Gas Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298 Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298Stralia Web Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide Products Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide ProductsBlue Mountains Ugg Boots Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person. Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person.Glenbrook Cinema

Blue Mountains News

Crazylegs Gordie Mackeeman is Back for Blue Mountains Folk Festival This Month

Source: Kity Kity Bang Bang
Archived 5 May 2018 - Posted: 9 Mar 2018
Gordie MacKeeman - Image credit Patricia Bourque
For their third Australian tour, multi award-winning Canadian bluesgrass act, Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys are set to bring some "CrazyLegs" magic to premier folk festivals and venues across the country this March.

Amongst Nannup, Port Fairy, Yackandandah, Blue Mountains and The National Folk Festival appearances, Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys are performing at venues across Western Australia, Victoria and New South Wales, 1-31 March.

One of the most sought-after performers on the international roots music circuit right now, Gordie and the boys enthrall with their exceptional musicianship and exuberant, highly entertaining onstage antics - often involving the ace fiddler's renowned step dancing aptly earning him the nickname, 'Crazy Legs'.

From Glastonbury and WOMAD to Celtic Connections, Orkney and Woodford Folk Festival, this electrifying, 'Entertainer of the Year' winning four-piece continue to delight audiences at major international festivals across the globe.

Celebrated recording as well as live performance guns, Gordie MacKeeman and The Rhythm Boys bring a high-powered musical arsenal with a  signature sound that draws upon bluegrass, old time country, folk, rockabilly, swing, Celtic, and more.

Able to play 12 instruments between them, the live show is where it's at for the skilled showmen Gordie, Peter, Thomas and Jason, “We just love being onstage in front of an audience. We view our albums as a souvenir of the live show, so we record live off the floor as much as possible,” says Gordie.

The Gordie MacKeeman and The Rhythm Boys 2018 Australian Tour starts 1 March in Western Australia before hitting Victoria, New South Wales and wrapping up in Canberra at the National Folk Festival 30 March-1 April.

“Driven by the break-neck speed of Gordie “Crazy Legs” MacKeeman’s supernatural fiddlin’ and frenetic, high-kicking dancing, this quartet creates a roots music meltdown fuelled by jaw-dropping stagecraft and showmanship.”

— WOMADelaide


23rd Blue Mountains Music Festival of Folk Roots and Blues (BMMF)

Dates:
March 16, 17 and 18, 2018

Location:
Katoomba, Blue Mountains

Tickets:
Tickets on sale now on the Gordie Mackeeman website.

This article archived 5 May 2018

 
Manly Car & Truck Rentals Manly Car & Truck Rentals Manly Car & Truck Rentals Serving The Northern Beaches Since 1952

Recent News

New Video Series Takes Low Carbon Research to Reality
New Video Series Takes Low Carbon Research to Reality
Low carbon tourism – Blue Mountains

The CRCLCL’s Low Carbon...
Our Lady of the Way Primary School Building Project Grand Opening
Our Lady of the Way Primary School Building Project Grand Opening
Students and teachers at Our Lady of the Way Primary School in Emu Plains...
A Word of Warning About Illegal Building Works
A Word of Warning About Illegal Building Works
Be Aware of Unauthorised Building Work.

Lithgow Council wants...
9 New Police Officers for Nepean and Blue Mountains Area Commands
9 New Police Officers for Nepean and Blue Mountains Area Commands
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith announced this week that the local...
The Gully Aboriginal Place – Have Your Say on Plan of Management
The Gully Aboriginal Place – Have Your Say on Plan of Management
Blue Mountains City Council, working closely with The Gully Traditiona...

What's New

Creepy Gift Vouchers emailed on the spot
Creepy Gift Vouchers emailed on the spot
Blue Mountains Mystery Tours
Winter Magic relaunches 22 June 2019
Winter Magic relaunches 22 June 2019
Winter Magic Festival
We have relocated!
We have relocated!
The House of Wool
***PRE-XMAS SPECIAL***
***PRE-XMAS SPECIAL***
Hills Havens
News Menu:

Have You Visited

Announcement
Summer Special available now!Give your skin a vitamin boost this summer to enhance luminosity and protect against free radical damage...View Ubika Day Spa at Fairmont Resort & Spa Blue Mountains »
Share Blue Mountains Australia
Join us on Facebook