*AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
Guest Artists on tour:
ASHLEY COOK ~ GREG BAIN
OCTOBER Friday 4 - WAGGA WAGGA
Commercial Club - 7:30pm
OCTOBER Sunday 6 - QUEANBEYAN Tigers
Club - 2:00pm
OCTOBER Saturday 12 - WEE WAA Cotton
Capital CM Muster
OCTOBER Saturday 19 - BURRAGA Community
Hall - 7:00pm
OCTOBER Sunday 20 - ILFORD Community
Hall - 1:00pm
OCTOBER Friday 25 - CLARENCE VALLEY
Festival NSW - TBC
OCTOBER Saturday 26 - CLARENCE VALLEY
Festival NSW - TBC
NOVEMBER Friday 1 - TAMWORTH
Wests Leagues NSW - 8:30pm
NOVEMBER Friday 8 - BILOELA
Anzac Club QLD - 7:30pm
NOVEMBER Saturday 9 - ROCKHAMPTON
St Mary's Hall QLD - 1:00pm
NOVEMBER Sunday 10 - BOROREN
Community Hall QLD - 2:00pm
13 - TAMWORTH Wests Leagues NSW -
JANUARY 2020 TAMWORTH COUNTRY MUSIC
18 - TAMWORTH Butlers
Auditorium (Traditional CM Awards) - 4:00pm
JANUARY Sunday 19 - TAMWORTH
Butlers Auditorium (LBS OPEN DAY Concert) - 10:00am
JANUARY Monday 20 - TAMWORTH
Butlers Auditorium (LBS Super Concert 1) - 10:00am
JANUARY Tuesday 21 - TAMWORTH
Butlers Auditorium (LBS Super Concert 2) - 10:00am
JANUARY Wednesday 22 - TAMWORTH
Butlers Auditorium (Gold Medallion Awards) - 11:00am
JANUARY Wednesday 22 - TAMWORTH
Toyota Park (Back To The Bush Concert) - 7:00pm
JANUARY Thursday 23 - TAMWORTH
Butlers Auditorium (LBS Super Concert 3) - 2:00pm
Tour Dates are constantly updated as only confirmed bookings
* MEDIA RELEASE
Lindsay Butler & Shaza Leigh's
. . . GALAXY OF STARS
The Galaxy of Stars Concert is Australia's premier National Touring
Road Show featuring four of Australia's very best established
This years roster includes The Master of Country Guitar -
LINDSAY BUTLER OAM, Australia's First Lady of Song - SHAZA
LEIGH, Qld's Own Balladeer - ASHLEY COOK and The
Queen of the Country Piano - PEGGY GILCHRIST.
These artists have accrued hundreds of awards and accolades
throughout their respective careers and combined, their visual and
musical presentation stands amongst the best concerts in Australia
Lindsay Butler OAM
is the greatest Australian country guitar player of his generation.
His unique sound is the most recorded and recognisable style of his
era, featured on thousands of recordings, inspiring
generations of young pickers to play guitar.
Lindsay has had a
great deal documented about his illustrious recording career,
including multiple Golden Guitars, elevation to the Roll of Renown
and receipt of the Order of Australia Medal, for services to
Australian country music.
with as Slim Dusty's guitarist for 17 years, Lindsay
has forged one of the most significant careers of any musician in
this country and the Lindsay Butler legend continues. He has
released over 30 career albums and was just awarded ‘NSW Musician of the
Year’ and has received 'National Male Artist of the Year' on radio
on four occasions.
Lindsay Butler is a true living legend in musical circles.
is the epitome
of success in the Australian music business and is a gifted
performer, powerful vocalist, talented musician and leading
songwriter with over 220 published songs to date. She is indeed a very rare talent having amassed a room
full of awards for singing and song writing including 'National Female Artist of the Year’
4 times and is the reigning 'QLD Female Vocalist of the Year',
having won this award for the last 12
Shaza has secured
inductions into The Hands Of Fame, Australian CM Wall of Honour and Womens
Wall of Fame in Tamworth as recognition of her years of recording,
touring and dedication to her craft and has received 9 Golden Guitar
Shaza Leigh, a seasoned professional and specialist concert
performer, has 13 career albums plus 3 DVD's including her Golden
Jubilee DVD released this year.
She will feature material from the various albums
showcasing her vocal maturity and song writing prowess, highlighting tracks spanning a
amongst today's generation of Australian Bush Balladeers,
undoubtedly one of our best and brightest. Ashley has released
6 highly acclaimed albums resulting in numerous awards including
'National Bush Ballad of the Year', 'Qld Bush Balladeer of the Year'
5 times and this year claimed the big one, at the Gold Medallion
Media Awards in Tamworth, when he was crowned 'National Male Artist
of the Year' on radio.
Ashley has built a strong reputation with solid ethics and his
dedication to his recording career has never wavered, culminating in
his elevation to The Australian Country Music Wall of Honour for his
significant contribution to the Australian recording industry plus
hits in the National Charts.
Ashley Cook is one of our legends in the making, having carved out
his own successful career whilst proudly respecting the legends
responsible for paving the way in the field he loves. Ashley
currently carries the torch proudly for all who have gone before and
all who may follow.
is well renowned on the Australian Circuit and has well earned her
title as Queen of the Country Piano. Peggy has dedicated her
life to being a professional musician and for almost a decade has
been touring exclusively with Shaza Leigh and Lindsay Butler as part
of their touring show.
Peggy is a highly sought after session musician and has featured on
nearly every LBS Music release for the past 10 years playing piano
and strings. She has also released 2 award winning solo instrumental
albums, securing 5 Qld Musician of the Year titles, 1 National
Female Artist of the Year Award and last year's duet instrumental
album with Lindsay Butler OAM won The Peoples Choice Award for Best
Vocal or Musical Event of the Year.
Peggy is a vivacious entertainer and brings enormous energy to each
one of the last touring show bands, spearheaded by
multiple award winning recording stars, Lindsay Butler & Shaza Leigh.
have maintained one of Australia's premier show-bands for 25 years.
Both leading entertainers in their own right, with highly acclaimed recording careers,
these two superb musicians build an awesome 4 piece show-band around their foundation.
The Butler Showband in 2017 is as impressive as ever, featuring
recording artists: Queen of the Country Piano Peggy Gilchrist
'Qld Musician of the Year', playing old piano favourites;
'Qld Bush Balladeer of the Year' Ashley Cook sharing bass and
rhythm guitar duties.
Don’t miss one of Australia’s finest touring shows in concert !!
LBS Music Australia
Phone: 02 6762 1104
SMS: 0412 605 488
* WEBSITES Artists on tour .........................
Lindsay Butler OAM & Shaza
All Artist Websites (above) have individual
images available for print.