Home Grown Roots Vol 3 Launch at the Vanguard, Tuesday, 23rd September

Written by Danielle Bailey on September 17, 2008

When you think of John Butler, Paul Kelly,  Mia Dyson, Ash  Grunwald,  you know this is an unforgetable  album  debut you can’t miss!!!

Following on from last years  highly successful debut, Home Grown Roots  returns for Volume 3 with an  AMAZING lineup of established  and unsigned Australian blues, roots and  acoustic artists. Home  Grown Roots is out now on Foghorn Records through  MGM  distribution.

Volume 3 Album launch including  listening  party for Jill Barber and Matthew Barber  albums

“Launching the eagerly awaiting third volume in  this  great series highlighting both established and emerging austrailan   artists in the roots singer /songwirter genre.This years volume features   previously unreleased tracks by John Butler and Paul Kelly.   International guest artists on this years release are Jill Barber and   Matthew Barber who will both be touring oz later this year and their   albums are being released simultaneously with the compilation.The new   DDA USB Format that Home Grown Roots is  available on  as well as CD is also launching on  the  night.

Featuring performances by The Orphans, Chickenhead, Luke Koteras,   Natalie D Napoleon, Kristy Coote,  and Nick and Liesl

Book early to avoid  disapointment!

Music from 8pm, tickets are $10 available from http://www.moshtix.com.au or the  venue.
see more booking details below
Come along and  support a night of great music!, hope to see you  there.

THE ORPHANS:  Inspired by artists such as Gillian Welch and Ryan Adams,Nick Payne and Lyn Taylor  have brought their  unique experiences and abilities to produce the distinct sound and feel that  is The Orphan’s music, an acoustic roots style of bluegrass and country  with very different musical roots.

CHICKENHEAD: Chicken head’s Roy Payne is one of  Sydney’s best-kept  secrets. Over the years, Roy has forged a reputation  as a  first-rate guitarist and lap-steel player, appearing live alongside  people  such as Don Walker (Cold Chisel) and renowned Nashville  songwriter Jim  Lauderdale.

LUKE KOTERAS: Since his 2006 album FATE , Luke  has taken his unique style around the World, even perfroming at The Cavern in  Liverpool – His virtuosity encompasses not only acoustic contemporary style   finger picking but also electric. His new Instrumental album  Acoustically Yours is due out this month.

NATHALIE D NAPOLEON: Sharing her time between  California and Western Autralia, she believes one woman with a guitar   and a voice can make a difference. This  singer-songwriter who goes  solo with a genre-straddling fusion of Americana,  indie-rock, and  alt-country, makes her mark on the roots music  scene with original  lyrics, impassioned delivery and her lamenting reflection  on the human  condition.
KRISTY COOTE:  After touring around the United  States this year, she has collected a  number of co-written songs from  LA, Nashville and Bermuda. Her sound has been  described as a “sweet  ethereal vocal style which wraps around her distinct  earthy pop sound”  with influences from ELvis.

NICK AND LIESL: Just back from their second   european tour, these two unique voices, flowing hamonies and captiving  songs,  are  coming from two singer/songwriters with influences  ranging from Nick’s  love of Cat Stevens and James Taylor to Liesl’s  classical songbooks and the  local folk music of her childhood home  Sweden. Currently playing on the ABC Local Network and Triple  J.

There are tables available for booking as follows:

The Vanguard is  pleased to offer the following booking options on this show:
Dinner show Tables booked under the “Main and show” option include  for each person 1 Main [from a choice of 7 main](yum!). Tables can be  booked seating 2,4&6 people. Tables of 2 will share the table with  another couple. If you have 3 or 5 people you need to purchase ‘add 1 to  table’. For 1 table select quantity of 1. To book a table of 8 (select 2  tables of 4)* To book a table of 10 (select 2 tables of 4 & a table  of 2)* To book a table of 12 (select 2 tables of 6)* ** In the comments  field ask for tables to be joined
NB: WHEN BOOKING A  TABLE FOR 2 PEOPLE MAKE SURE YOU ONLY SELECT THE NUMBER 1. Also note  that General Admission tickets are on a per person basis and guarentees  you entry to a limited capacity show. Seating is unreserved so arrive  early. It does not include meal options.

Tickets are available from the following Moshtix outlets or online at   http://www.thevanguard.com.au and http://www.moshtix.com.au

BALMAIN:  Fish Records Balmain, 289 Darling St.
BONDI BEACH :  Electric Monkeys, 78-80 Gould St
Bondi Junction:  The Music Shop, Shop 5050, Level 5, Westfield 500 Oxford St
COOGEE: Coogee Bay Hotel, CNR Arden & Coogee Bay Rd
DARLINGHURST: Central Station Records, Upstairs 46 Oxford  St
GLEBE: Fish Records Glebe, 47 Glebe Point Rd
GOSFORD: Leading Edge Music, Shop 10M Imperial Centre
HAMILTON – NEWCASTLE: Beaumont Street Beat, 3 / 34  Beaumont St
LEICHHARDT: Fish Records Leichhardt, 51  Norton St Norton Plaza
MOSMAN: Fish Records Mosman, 5  Vista St
NEWTOWN: Fish Records Newtown, 261 King St
NOWRA: Hewlett’s Record Bar, Shop 4, Rodway Arcade
PARRAMATTA: Beat Disc, Shop 11 181 Church St
PENRITH: Re-Pressed Records, 4/521 High Street
SYDNEY CBD: Red Eye Records, 66 King Street
WARRIEWOOD: Leading Edge Music, Shop 56, Centro
WOLLONGONG: Redback Music, 133 Crown St

For hard copy cd’s, interviews, images please contact

Marshall Cullen

Foghorn Media
612 93310666
230 Crown St
Darlinghurst NSW 2010
PO Box 3262
Umina Beach NSW 2257

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