Foco Nuevo in November


Friday, 2nd November, 2018
Doors Open 6.30 pm – Music starts 7.00 pm

Kurilpa Hall
174 Boundary Street, West End (map)

This month we are joined by veteran of the Brisbane folk-rock scene, John Fegan with his band, and composer and improvisational music artist Steve Reinthal with his acoustic guitar. Please note we have a new starting time!

Steve Reinthal: After years touring with bands, as a session player, composer for albums, theatre, radio, TV and film; location recorder, sound designer, voice-over artist, studio builder, record company bitch, music therapist, audio engineer, music producer, teacher and university lecturer, Steve has re-joined the path that first got him into this fine mess… musing on the acoustic guitar. Steve’s compositions are musical fence-posts that he strings together with improvisation. No warranty, no safety net. [website]

John Fegan Band: After 20 years fronting one of Australia’s most iconic folk rock bands, Rough Red, John has a wealth of stories and songs about people and places from all the far flung corners of Europe and Great Britain. John and his multi-talented friends in The John Fegan Band present an evening of yarns and well-crafted songs which take the listener on a remarkable journey of laughter and music that very few ever get to experience… ‘ [website]

Jumping Fences draw on their their unique fusion of Latin American and original songs to create a sensitive insight into the daily struggles of people. The song-writing partnership of Sue Monk and Lachlan Hurse join forces with Ross Gwyther on tenor sax and clarinet, and James Harper on percussion creating arrangements that move easily between tenderness and energy, supporting lyrics that weave a rich fabric from the poetry of everyday life. [website]

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