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Saturday 2nd September 2017
The Hard Core Troubadours play country/rock and folk with a healthy dose of blues thrown into the mix.
NZ legend Wayne Mason, Hobnail front man Rob Joass and Rob’s long time collaborator and partner in crime Hamish Graham will be playing songs old, new, borrowed and blue.
Wayne and Rob are prolific writers with a lifetime of material behind them, and they take turns swapping songs and stories from across their careers.
Wayne Mason, known and loved from his time with Rocking Horse, the Fourmyula, the Warratahs to name but a few. Honoured for having written the song of the millennium ‘Nature’, he is a prolific writer with 16 albums to his name. years. Wayne’s tunes embody the landscape of NZ and are rich with images from his life and journeys on road.
Rob Joass,well known to many NZ music fans for his work with Hobnail, The Shot Band, The Hard Core Troubadours and Too Many Chiefs. He writes compulsively, tours incessantly, teaches guitar, produces albums. Rob is a 3 time finalist at the NZ Music Awards.
Hamish Graham is multi-instrumentalist, with a BMus from Victoria University. Hamish's musical path flirts with a number of genres bringing an inimitable style to everything he does.
8 pm start
Nelson & suburbs
48 Van Diemen Street (Upper Trafalgar Street), Nelson
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