Sat 14th December 2013
Three Wise Men
KATOOMBA RSL CLUB
86 Lurline St, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, Australia
Three Wise Men are a band consisting of three of the most experienced musicians in Sydney/Blue Mountains. Basic premise of the band is to play music from all eras, cherrypicking the best songs of those times.
Their material ranges from Bob Dylan to the Beatles, The Band, Steve Earle, Fleetwood Mac, Hendricks, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Steely Dan, Tom Waits, etc.
The music is played in a very earthy, bluesy style.
Greg Henson – Long considered to be the best feel player in Sydney. He started his career in the original Jesus Christ Superstar and continued on in theatre work with the likes of Reg Livermore, The Rocky Horror Show and has also done extensive television work. Long time drummer for artists such as John English, Doug Parkinson, John Waters, Chuck Berry and the list goes on. Recently finished a tour with the legendary Petula Clark.
Mick Reid – Has also worked with Jesus Christ Superstar, Reg Livermore, and was resident guitarist on The Midday Show, Slim Dusty’s musical director, guitarist in The Daily Wilson Big Band, has worked with the likes of Tiny Tim, John Farnham, Bob Hope, Debbie Reynolds, and most of the well known Australian acts.
Tony Mitchell – Bass player with the Seminal Band, Sherbet for which he co-wrote, “How’s That” plus many other Sherbet songs. Since the demise of the band he has been an in demand bass player around town, working with the likes of John English, John Waters, Doug Parkinson, Chuck Berry, Chubby Checker, etc. Lately he has been working in concept shows such as the Beatles and Dire Straits, which have been performed at entertainment venues such as The Sydney Opera House.
Music from 8:30pm-late