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Sue Ray to perform at the Saltwater Freshwater Festival in Taree

Posted by on Jan 24, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

So I’m loading the van for my little trip to Taree for the Saltwater Freshwater Festival this Saturday. I’m so excited cuz I’m getting to play with some of my favorite Aussie acts like The Medics, Coloured Stone, Last Kinection, blues man Buddy Knox and Taree funk-rock band the Jay Davis Trio. It’s gonna be a real hoot! Plus it’s FREE!!! Live music, art, dance and food. My four favorite things in life… http://saltwaterfreshwaterfestival.com.au/news/saltwater-freshwater-festival-set-to-rock-the-riverfront-at-taree/ See  www.saltwaterfreshwaterfestival.com.au for more information or like www.facebook.com/swfw.festival for all the latest updates. Further details below: A stellar line-up of some of the country’s most talented Aboriginal musicians will take to the stage at this coming Australia Day when the Saltwater Freshwater Festival makes its triumphant return to Taree. The diverse music program will feature national and local acts including pub-rock legends Coloured Stone, Triple J darlings The Medics, deadly hip hop act Last Kinection, blues man Buddy Knox, alternative country singer Sue Ray and Taree funk-rock band the Jay Davis Trio. Taree local and community leader Jay Davis is looking forward to sharing the stage with Aboriginal music legends, but mostly he is just proud to be playing at the festival as it makes its return to his hometown. “I love the passion of Indigenous music – I grew up enjoying the sounds of musicians such as Coloured Stone, Kev Carmody, Archie Roach, Booby Mcleod, Yothu Yindi and the Warumpi Band just to name a few,” says Davis of the coming festival. “It’s hard to explain how awesome it is to be having the festival in Taree – for the town to be the focal point this time around. It is an honour to represent my community as a local artist and I find it is a great way to support reconciliation and the local community. Yii biripi barray, burrugi dhanbaan guyiwangal (This is Birpi Country, swim strong shark People).” Brisbane musician Sue Ray has just returned from a trip to Nashville where she recorded a new EP and performed at the Americana Music Conference. “I was exposed to some of the best of the best musicians in their field from all over the world at the conference,”...

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Sue Ray’s last gig in Brisbane for 2012 on Friday 28th December

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Sue Ray is so excited to be playing her last gig of the year with some of her favorite Brisbane bands. The line-up will be Sue Ray – 8pm, Corn Liquor – 8.40pm, Chucks Wagon – 9.30pm, Midnight Son and The Crime Scene – 10.30pm, Entry is only $10 for all of these great bands and there is plenty of parking near by. The Venue is The Joynt at 48 Montague rd. South Brisbane It’s only $10 for all these great...

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Sue Ray new single release and preview screening for “Lover Evermore”

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

SUE RAY has returned from an action packed musical journey through the U.S. to release her new single “Lover Evermore” at The Beetle Bar on Friday 14th Dec. This will be her last performance in Brisbane with a full band for 2012. On the night she will also be having a preview screening of the film-clip for the track, written, directed and produced by award winning director Ruwan De Silva. Doors open: 7pm Tickets: $12 pre-sale/ $15 at door Tickets available: http://tickets.oztix.com.au/Event=31444&utm_medium=Website&utm_source=OzTix&utm_content=GigGuide&utm_term=SUE%20RAY__   Joining Sue on stage will be a full band of special guests. Very special addition, JESS RIBEIRO & THE BONE COLLECTORS will be making the trek up from Melbourne to join the show! A past Brisbane local, Jess will also have some very special guests on stage including her brother, Sabrina Lawrie and Sean Clift. Congratulations to Jess for recently being awarded the AIR Country Album of the Year 2012. Inspired by campfires, cowboys and whiskey, the soulful voice of CARRIE & THE CUT SNAKES will get your heart pumping on the night. With an album due out in early 2012, you will surely be hearing more from these guys.  To open the night we have newcomers MIDNIGHT SON & THE CRIME SCENE warming the stage. These guys are seasoned players, with members from Brisbane bands of the past that you may just recognize....

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Return to OZ

Posted by on Nov 10, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Sue Ray recently returned from her tour of the USA and had a lovely chat to the wonderful radio host Daniel Browning of ABC’s Radio National. So to hear what Sue has been up to, and to be the first to hear two of Sue’s brand new songs, tune into Radio National on Saturday 10th November at 6pm and again on Monday 12th November at 9pm to hear the interview. To live stream it online or to find the radio frequency in your area, follow the link below:...

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Woodford Folk Festival line-up announcement – Sue Ray is a highlighted artist this year!

Posted by on Oct 23, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Woodford Folk Festival line-up has been officially announced. Sue Ray will be performing a number of shows over the week of festivities. For full artist line-up go to http://www.fasterlouder.com.au/news/local/34019/Woodford-Folk-Festival-2012-2013-line-up,   and for all details about the festival, tickets and to obtain a program go to...

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