> Ralph McTell Farewell to Oz Tour – supported by Irish singer-songwriter Mick McHugh
> “In a career spanning 45 years the legendary English singer, songwriter and guitar virtuoso Ralph McTell has amassed an impressive back catalogue of over 350 songs, including Streets of London. McTell will be making his final farewell tour of Australia on April/May 2012. (see dates below). This will be the last chance audiences will have to see the revered artist perform live here. The tour will showcase material from his latest album ‘Somewhere Down The Road’ and from the Bob Dylan birthday tribute EP ‘Don’t Think Twice It’s Alright’, along with some old favourites. > > Opening for Ralph’s shows will be up and coming Irish singer-songwriter talent Mick McHugh. (excl Melbourne leg).
> Fresh from a great performance at this > Byron Bay Bluesfest, McHugh’s folk music, woven with classic Irish story-trlling, emanates positivity and learning through life’s journey. A credit to the independent artist’s song crafting is that over twenty of his songs have been nominated in international, national and regional songwriting contests, including Song of the Year. Mick will be launching his latest CD ‘You’re Perfect’.
> What a showcase of folk songwiters this will be!”
> > Gig Dates:
> Thurs 26th April – Canberra, Southern Cross Club
> Fri 27th April – Sydney, Balmain Town Hall
> Sat 28th April – Penrith, Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Center
> Sun 29th April – Katoomba, The Clarendon
> > Fri 4th May – Sydney, Balmain Town Hall
> Sat 5th May – Brisbane, Judith Wright Center
> Sun 6th May – Byron Bay, Byron Community Center
> > Sat 12th May – Adelaide, Church of the Trinity
> Sun – 13th May – Peth, Fly By Night Club
> www.ralphmctell.com
> www.mickmchugh.com