Oakleigh RSL, 95-97 Drummond Street, Oakleigh Victoria 3166

RAY BEADLE BAND "CD LAUNCH"

Ray Beadle is one of Australia’s most acclaimed and gifted guitarists, possessing a voice resplendent with soul and rich with life experience. With special guest: SHANNON BOURNE.

Recording and releasing a LIVE album is an exciting exercise… Also something after nearly twenty years of playing live some would say is long overdue for Ray Beadle. Well we won’t be able to say that anymore because in January 2013 Ray Beadle is releasing his first live album. Recorded Nov 16th 2012 you will literally be able to take the show home with you when you buy the new album simply titled “RAY BEADLE LIVE”!!!

Picking up a guitar at the age of nine and with a career spanning more than 14 years, Ray Beadle is one of Australia’s most acclaimed and gifted guitarists, possessing a voice resplendent with soul and rich with life experience.

On his impressive resume – a three month residency at BB Kings Club, Memphis, winner of the 2007 Sydney Blues Challenge, Sydney representative in the International Blues Challenge, Memphis, three Australian Blues Music Awards, awards for Best Male Vocalist, Best Album (Loaded), Best Song (Somebody Let Me Down), a showcase at the 2012 East Coat Music Awards, and a performance at The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto
Most recently, Ray headlined the Blues Caravan Tour (May 2012) with Matt Andersen (Canada) and Eugene “Hideaway” Bridges (USA) and joined Henry Wagons as the Australian participants in this years AUSCAN program at the 2012 APRA Song Summit.

Ray also featured at this years Adelaide International Guitar Festival, and one of the Headliners at this Year’s Sydney Blues & Roots Festival along with Ian Moss, Charlie Musselwhite (USA), Lanie Lane and Mia Dyson.
Ray dose what he dose best…….Play LIVE

Friday 15 February
Doors open at 8pm (Music starts 8.40pm)
Price: Reserved Seats - $28+bf, General Admission - $23+bf
$25 at the door