Concerts & Gig Guide
Find out what Concerts & Gigs are on in Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hastings, Central Hawke's Bay and Wairoa.
Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show
This exciting new tribute show covers all phases of Eric Clapton's, The Who and The Small Faces hugely successful careers.
The show Covers covers all the big hits from Eric Clapton, featuring songs from his years with Cream, and all of his hits from the 70's and 80's as well as all the popular and well know hit songs from the Who, from their pop tunes in the 60's to their power songs from the 70's covering hits from Tommy, Quadrophenia and a lot more, and also the 4 number one hit singles from the Small Faces
This is a fantastic audiovisual experience:
The show includes a projector and large screen that the band have behind them playing a professional movie/montage with authentic and original snippets of all the major iconic world events from the era and band footage of the real acts and a lot more, it sets the mood for the show and is a great visual tool, very entertaining.
The show features Top Professional Musicians:
International vocalist Ronan Kavanagh, Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Rhythm guitar, Ronan is an international singer-songwriter originally from Ireland, He has recently emigrated to NZ from London with his family.
He has had a hugely successful career and has worked with people such as: Jeff Beck, Brian May of Queen, Dave 'Bucket' Colwell of Bad Company, Kenny Jones of The Faces and the Who and Rick Wills of Foreigner.
He has also toured Europe as a support act for the Simply Red Arena tour which took in all the larger arenas including Wembley. Ronan has written for other artists such as Shannon Noll, Denise Pearson, 183 Club and continues songwriting for both himself and others.
Steve Tree Drums and percussion:
Steve has been involved in Top Successful Auckland Covers bands since the Mid 80's, including Go Figure, The Lazyboyz and The Powerpoles amongst others, and has played extensively throughout the country at major events and festivals.
He has played with Top artists such as Dave McCartney and The Pink Flamingoes and much more. He is Currently the Drummer for the CCR Tribute show "Bad Moon Rising" and the NZ Blues Brothers Tribute Show.
Ivan Glucina Lead Vocals Lead Guitar Ivan has also been involved in successful covers bands including The Lazyboyz, Go Figure and many others over the last 30 years, he has played extensively throughout NZ and in Australia and is one of Auckland's most respected guitarists and vocalists, He is Currently vocalist and guitarist for Bad Moon rising The CCR Tribute Show, and he is "Jake" in The NZ Blues Brothers Tribute Show.
Malcolm foster Bass guitar
1976 - signed to Rocket Records (Foster Bros)
1977 - Released first album. Toured extensively through Europe for two years
1983 to late 1988 - Pretenders. Two albums and 500+ gigs world wide including Live Aid
Rest of '88 - 1995 - Simple Minds. Two albums and 700+ gigs worldwide including Mandela's birthday party.
1996 - Sessions including Elton John
1997 - 1999 - Began production house - myriad of low level singles + gigs with many pick up bands. Formed Enzep (tribute band ) with Peter Warren (ex DDSmash) in London Toured Europe.
2000 moved to NZ
'11 - present day - Blue Octopus Studios owner. present album workload Walter Hacon (country rock), MrTM (HipHop), Saskia Anderson (Female contemporary). Writing and producing all three. Still playing bass and loving it.
Bruce Madden keyboards, Hammond organ, backing vocals Bruce is a highly sought after and respected pianist and Hammond organ player, he has played and toured with Billy TK Junior, NZ Blues Brothers Tribute Show, Renee Geyer, and Juice on The Loose and has performed at many festivals in the South Pacific.
Tickets available from the venue now... Phone - 068789582.
Friday 4 May, 8:00pm
Restrictions: All Ages Licensed