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As a dedication to one of her favorite female singers, Sue Ray will be performing Nina Simone’s album “My Baby Just Cares For Me” start to finish, as part of the Long Player Sessions.

Saturday June 23rd at The Powerhouse in the Visy Theatre.

Tickets ($30) for the June Long Player session are on sale now and available at: http://www.brisbanepowerhouse.org/events/view/the-long-player-sessions-june

SUGARRUSH Music and Plus One Records, Brisbane Powerhouse, and Time Off present…

The Long Player Sessions
A Celebration of Classic Albums

If there is one thing that has long represented the pinnacle of a musicians career, it’s ‘the album’. More than just a collection of tunes, the past decades have seen albums become cultural institutions. From Sgt Peppers… and Dark Side of the Moon, to Purple Rain and Nevermind classic albums have become one of our most loved – and most debated – music obsessions.

And this year Brisbane Powerhouse will be celebrating some of the finest records ever dedicated to tape with a series of very special shows dubbed The Long Player Sessions.

Staged across three separate nights in June, July and August 2012, each Long Player Session find two Brisbane bands performing a classic albums that is close to their heart from start to finish…plus a few of their own.

Shows confirmed to date are:

SATURDAY JUNE 23

TEXAS TEA perform Paul Kelly’s ‘Post’
SUE RAY performs Nina Simone’s ‘My Baby Just Cares for Me’