Dustier than Ever Morning Showcase
Next date: Tuesday, 16 February 2021 | 11:00 AM
Dustier than Ever – a Show in Honour of Slim is a 90 minute Show performed by Chris Cook who sings and plays guitar, banjo and fiddle, backed by his Band – Rob Renfrew on double bass and harmony vocals and Jamie Cantwell on drums and percussion.
This entertaining and enjoyable Show traces the history of Slim’s progression for his early days at Nulla Creek through to his recognition as an international performer. The Show provides the opportunity to hear a good story about Australia. It showcases a selection of Slim’s songs –respectable renditions of Slim Dusty’s repertoire -interspersed with some of Chris Cook’s memories from his years of friendship with Slim.
For Chris who wrote 3 songs (When the Country’s Wet, Diggin’ a Hole in my Guitar and Rollin’ Down the Road) which were recorded by Slim, the single most important influence on his musical development was Slim Dusty. Chris performs with infectious vitality, inimitable style and musical competence.
Dustier than Ever is presented with the approval and endorsement of Slim’s wife Joy McKean and the Slim Dusty Foundation.
Duration: Approx 90 minutes
Tuesday, 16 February 2021 | 11:00 AM
Redcliffe Entertainment Centre, Downs Street, Redcliffe 4020 View map