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Mel Parsons & Liz Stringer (AUS)

Thursday 12th October 2017

Join two of Australasia’s indie-folk darlings on a journey of music & story - sharing songs from their back catalogues along with select southern hemisphere favourites that have helped shape them as artists.

Both performers have distinctive voices, a story-telling bent and a dry humour that will have audiences laughing & crying, not necessarily in that order.

Mel Parsons is well known to NZ audiences, the award-winning songwriter tours full time from international festivals to woolsheds in our own backyard, and has her third critically acclaimed album under her belt.

"Exceptionally written, beautifully arranged and remarkably consistent" - The Music AU
“Captivating... impressive new material” - NZ Herald

Liz Stringer is a highly regarded songwriter and musician in her home country of Australia, who has toured internationally with a host of artists and now counts Bonnie Raitt in her ever-growing list of fans. Stringer is returning fresh from a Canadian summer tour, completing just over a year of touring to support the critically acclaimed release of her 5th studio album, “All The Bridges” in July 2016.

“Anyone recalls a Chrissie Hynde-like balance of unsettling lyrical directness and pop composure”
– Rolling Stone

“Liz Stringer has becom


October 12, 2017


Doors open from 7.30pm, live music from 8pm.


Nelson & suburbs


The Boathouse
326 Wakefield Quay, Nelson
The Boathouse welcomes all members of the public for waterfront dining from 10.30am-2pm Wednesday-Friday. The doors open again at 5pm on a Friday evening for casual dining, full bar service and live entertainment from 8pm.

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Tickets $35 plus booking fee

Tickets from Dash Tickets



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