The band and I will be jamming out 3 big sets at Veludo Bar & Restaurant. St Kilda tonight (thurs 23rd) 8pm til late then it's off to Thailand for a couple weeks! Life's good!! Thanks to Sam at Jovian Projects for this snap.
Sunny is back in action!! getting an early start to the weekend out in east gippsland. Will be playing The Waterwheel Beach Tavern, Lake Tyers this Sat night with the band and Sunday arvo solo sets! Took this photo around this time last year in Tassie, can't wait to get back over there in the new year!
Tonight I'll be playing in the MBAS Blues Challenge with the band. Going to be a huge night of blues music with 4 bands each playing a set each. All happening at the Royal Standard Hotel, West Melbourne from 7:30pm!
Just a little excited for this one!! Thanks so much to everyone who gave me the opportunity to play at this years festival by voting for me as Queenscliff Music Festival favourite busker last year. What a lineup!
Playing some acoustic sets at The Bridge Hotel, Richmond this arvo from 3pm. First time to this venue and perfect weather for a sunday session under the sun!
In the lead up to next weeks MBAS Blues Challenge Heats I'll be playing some songs live to air on 98.7 RPPfm Tonight! tune in from 10pm (i'll be immediately after Lizzy and The Night Owls) - The Blues Shack, Radio Port Phillip.
for interstate listeners you can listen live from their website - http://www.rppfm.com.au
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On The Blues Shack live to air tonight is another MBAS Blues Challenge entrant "Matt Katsis" who will be performing solo you from 10pm tonight.
After playing more than 180 shows over the last two years , Katsis demonstrates his passion and commitment through each and every performance. Further cementing his influence and dedication, he has shared platforms with formidable Australian acts such as Mark Seymour (Hunters & Collectors), Ash Grunwald, Diesel, Lloyd Spiegel, Jimi Hocking (The Screaming Jets), Chris Wilson, Shaun Kirk and the late great Dutch Tilders.
Matt and his band will be trying to win a trip to Memphis to perform in the International Blues Challenge representing, the MBAS, next year. This is your chance to hear Matt before his heat next week and form your own opinion as to his chances.
Matt Katsis shared Queenscliff Music Festival's photo.
Please welcome even more fantastic Victorian artists to QMF... Aluka, Charles Jenkins, Matt Katsis, WILSN (AKA Maeflower) and The Yearlings. Plus VIP Lounge DJ, the legendary Vince Peach.
Tickets - http://www.qmf.net.au
Here's a little write up from the good folks over at Neos Kosmos Magazine. Neos Kosmos means 'new world' in greek :)
After last nights van breakdown, not making it to the gig and having to get towed over 100 km's happy to know that today's gig is just a hop, skip and a jump away - The Bay Mordialloc in the new beer garden 4pm - 6pm solo!
So this happened.. sorry we won't be making it out to deans marsh gig tonight. Will re schedule and hope to make it back to Martians Cafeand Bar soon. Sadface.
Scored this yesterday, trash and treasure hey.. now to see if it actually works!
Almost forgot i'll be playing at this years Queenscliff Music Festival after getting a bit of love from the festival goers as QMF's favourite busker 2013! Weekend of Nov 29, 30th but more info to come. Heading to Yarra Glen Grand Hotel tonight, playing from 7:30pm.
Tonight The India Black and I playing the Grind N Groove, Healesville. Door open 7:30pm. We are on from 9pm til late! $5 on the door. Then it's next Sat 13th at Martians Cafeand Bar, Deans Marsh.