Friday on My Mind – Falling in Love Again – Down Among the Dead Men – Love Is In The Air – Pasadena – Yesterday’s Hero – It’s a Long Way To The Top..…all written by two of the most extraordinary songwriters of our time Harry Vanda and George Young and John Paul Young was at the heart of their hit-making era.
John Paul Young and The Allstar Band The Vanda & Young Songbook is a concert celebrating this incredible song-writing duo’s creations; The songs that gave Australia it’s unique soundtrack during the ’60s ’70s and the ’80s and still to this day.
With hits written for The Easybeats , AC/DC, Grace Jones, Ted Mulry plus Vanda & Young’s own studio unit “Flash and the Pan” this show will have you up and dancin’ like it’s 1979.
John Paul Young & The Allstar Band will travel you through the decades of mega hits with John’s own behind-the-scenes stories about the songs and their creation.
John Paul Young is one of the most iconic artist in Australian music’s history, with over 4 million world wide album sales and numerous awards which garnered him an induction into the ARIA Hall of Fame in 2009. In 2012, John received an Order of Australia (OAM) for his services to charity and the music industry.
The Allstar Band features two of the original members in Warren “The Pig” Morgan (who cut his teeth in the original Aztecs) and Ronnie “Rockwell T James” Peel, of The Missing Links and La De Das fame. Both have been with John since the beginning and are by Greg Plimmer, Juan Gonzalez and Michael “China” Walker who have been with this outfit since the early ’80s.
“…the songs, the stories… We laughed and we cried – Just Brilliant!” – Molly Meldrum
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