Friday 07 April
w/ Shaun Kirk
Born in Fall River Massachusetts, the youngest of seven from a sax playing electronics technician father and a mother in nursing, Mark Lizotte aka DIESEL grew up in Australia and in the U.S. He formed the band Johnny Diesel & The Injectors in 1986 from remnants of a previous band before embarking on a solo career in 1991.
In 2017 Diesel will celebrate 30 years off the bus landing in Sydney in 1987 after a 3-day bus journey across Australia, launching into 9 shows per week – the rest is history. With over thirty five singles, sixteen albums, 6 ARIA awards and record sales edging 1 million, DIESEL is a journeyman of music.
On this new album, Diesel pays tribute to the artists that inspired the musician he would become. ‘Ring Of Fire’ by Johnny Cash; ‘Rave On’ by Buddy Holly; ‘Born To Run’ by Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band; ‘Circle Game’ by Joni Mitchell; ‘Here Comes My Girl’ by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers; ‘Queen Jane Approximately’ by Bob Dylan; ‘Angel From Montgomery’ by Bonnie Raitt; ‘Fire And Rain’ by James Taylor; ‘Born On The Bayou’ by Creedence Clearwater Revival; ‘Don’t Let It Bring You’ Neil Young & Crazy Horse; ‘Rag Mama Rag’ by The Band and ‘Scarlett Ribbons’ by Jo Stafford.
- Ticket Pricing
- event_seatAllocated Seating A - Front $49.00 +bf
- event_seatAllocated Seating B - Rear $43.00 +bf
- General Admission $37 +bf
- At the Door $40
Shaun Kirk: 8.40pm