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Dec 25, 2016: Hey friends, I'm writing you my parents' place just outside Edmonton, and I can't tell you how good it feels to be home. I trust this Christmas finds you in good company, whether enjoying the flush of summer on the other side of this spinning rock, or curled up somewhere cozy on this side... read my words from the road
Further Down the Line World Tour
Cobargo, NSW, AU
So happy to be bringing the Second Chances to the lovely Cobargo Folk Festival! It's magic, I tell ya. Pack up your wagon and we'll see you on the hilltop!
Newcastle, NSW, AU
Sunset Studio, at 1 Maitland Road in Mayfield with The Second Chances, 7pm start, $15 at the door.
Brisbane, QLD, AU
The Second Chances and I will be featured at Brisbane Unplugged in the New Farm Bowls Club, at 969 Brunswick Street. The show starts at 7:30 with blackboard spots (first in first served), and we're on last, from 9:15-10pm. Door charge is $10 or $7 for concessions, and there's a full bar and food available.
Stanthorpe, QLD, AU
In the lovely Little Theatre on Connor Street with the Second Chances! 6:30pm doors, 7pm start, with local opener The Dog Wood Three, tickets $25, magic or your money back. For further info, contact Andy at Soular Music (0408428440 or email@example.com). Tickets are available from Top Beat at 119 High Street or Officesmart at 40 Maryland Street.
Byron Bay, NSW, AU
At The Treehouse on Belongil Beach with the Second Chances! No cover charge, sets at 7:30 and 9pm.
Tintenbar, NSW, AU
At Tintenbar Upfront with the Second Chances! It's at Tintenbar Hall, on the corner of Tintenbar Road And George Street, opposite the Tintenbar Store. There's an Indian banquet at 6:30pm (pre-booking required, and the show kicks of at 7:30. Tickets are $20/$15 members and concessions, booked through their website. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, please share!
Glass House Mountains, QLD, AU
House concert with the Second Chances and special guest Benjamin James Caldwell, doors at 7pm, music 7.30- 9.30, BYOB and $20 donation, magic or your money back. Everyone's welcome, just email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, please share!
Austinville, QLD, AU
Matinee concert at Mt. Nimmel Hall on Austinville Road with the Second Chances, 1pm doors and pot luck lunch, 2:45pm singing of the Republic of Austinville anthem, 3pm show. It's just $15 at the door, BYOB and potluck food, magic or your money back. Get tickets/details from Glenn on 0419 55 8685 or email@example.com.
Billen Cliffs, NSW, AU
Very happy to be returning to Billen Community Cafe with my bandmates the Second Chances in tow this time, and some special guests to boot! Doors open at 5:30pm for drinks, nibbles, and wood-fired pizza, music starts at 6:30. $20 at the door, magic or your money back!
Nana Glen, NSW, AU
House concert at Gerry and Tania's with the Second Chances, $20 donation, 7pm start, call Gerry at 0419760574 if you'd like to come!
Super happy to be bringing the Second Chances to Burke and Wills Folk Festival! We'll be there Sunday late afternoon and stay all day Monday. I'm in Martin Pearson's FYI quiz Monday morning at ten, and we're closing out the festival on Monday night.
Melbourne, VIC, AU
Acoustic night at the Lomond Hotel, 223 Nicholson Street in Brunswick East, with the Second Chances, my good friend Michael Waugh, and another songwriter TBA.
Healesville, VIC, AU
House concert at The Duckpond with the Second Chances, 7:30pm start. Everyone's welcome, just email firstname.lastname@example.org if you wanna come!
Berwick, VIC, AU
Berwick and District Folk Club, in the Old Cheese Factory at 34 Homestead Road, with the Second Chances! Doors at 7:30, floor spots start at 8pm, with us to follow, $12 for guests/$8 members and spot acts.
Matinee house concert at Aron and Sabrina's, 3pm start, at their house "Carinya" in Mayday Hills. Everyone's welcome, just contact Aron to book a ticket at 0413 747 747 or email@example.com.
Candelo, NSW, AU
Candelo Cafe with the Second Chances, 7:30 doors, 8:00pm show, tickets $20.
Tilba Tilba, NSW, AU
House concert, showtime 7:30, $20 donation, delicious meals available at 6:30. Everyone's welcome, just RSVP to Sue at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wanna come!
Canberra, ACT, AU
Back at the lovely Smith's Alternative with the Second Chances, 9:30pm start, $15 at the door/$10 discount for CMC members, magic or your money back. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, please share!
Tomerong, NSW, AU
Tomerong Hall with the Second Chances and more, details TBA. Buy tickets here!
Acoustic Renaissance concert at Hinsdale Unitarian Church, opening for the legendary John Gorka! It's at 11 West Maple Street in Hinsdale, doors open at 7:15pm, I'm on at 8pm, and tickets are $20 or $18 for students and seniors. I've known and loved John's music for ages now, and getting the opportunity to share a show with him is bucket list stuff for me.
Central Ohio Folk Festival at Battelle-Darby Creek Metro Park! I'm hosting a workshop on songwriting at 4pm Saturday in workshop tent #2, playing unamplified in the Young Musicians Showcase Tent at 11am Sunday, then singing on Main Stage at 1pm on Sunday.
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