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The Hard Core Troubadours @ Fairfield House, Nelson

Saturday 2nd September 2017

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.
Wayne Mason is a long time traveller in the NZ music scene, 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.

Rob Joass is well known to many music fans throughout New Zealand through his work with Hobnail, The Shot Band, The Hard Core Troubadours and Too Many Chiefs. His songs have been covered by artists both in NZ and abroad, and he 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 has flirted with a number of genres. He can play anything and everything, and brings an inimitable style to everything he does.

Here’s Rob and Hamish with their band Hobnail playing one of Rob’s new songs, Every Single Day:

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September 2, 2017




Nelson & suburbs


Fairfield House
48 Van Diemen Street (Upper Trafalgar Street), Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

General Tickets $20

Tickets from Fairfield House, Nelson ph. 03-548 3640.


Ph. 02040429891

Additional Info

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