Fly My Pretties
|Fly My Pretties at The Metro Theatre
Metro Theatre, Sydney
|Thu 02 Apr 2015 - 08:00pm to 11:00pm
FLY MY PRETTIES
“A remarkable concept with numerous dimensions ... an amazing musical achievement” – Amplifier NZ
New Zealand's favourite live collaborative group Fly My Pretties is coming to Australia in 2015 for Bluesfest and a capital city tour.
Starring a revolving selection of the country’s finest contemporary musicians, all set to a visual backdrop, it is a unique and beautiful live experience not to be missed.
Conceptualised by The Black Seeds’ Barnaby Weir and Loop’s Mikee Tucker, the mercurial collective has become a legend of NZ music that continues to reach people all over the world.
The platinum-selling project won best Roots album at the 2007 New Zealand Music Awards, received multiple B-Net nominations, and has been received internationally with popularity and acclaim. ‘Fly My Pretties – A Story’ (2011) debuted at #1 on the Top 40 RIANZ album charts, and its tour sold out.
The Australian show line-up includes: Singer/songwriters Anna Coddington, L.A. Mitchell, Eva Prowse, Mel Parsons, Ria Hall (Bilingual Maori singer/from Hollie Smith band), Barnaby Weir(The Black Seeds), Jarney Murphy (Drummer, The Black Seeds), Kara Gordon (multi-instrumentalist), Mara TK (Electric Wire Hustle/son of Bill TK), Mike Fabulous, Nigel Patterson, and Ryan Prebble (The Inkling/ The Chandeliers/ Dubcheck/Spartacus R).
Fly My Pretties has showcased the most established and upcoming exceptional Kiwi talent to music lovers internationally. Bluesfest Touring is proud to present this exciting show to Australian audiences.
FEATURING Anna Coddington / L.A. Mitchell / Eva Prowse / Mel Parsons / Ria Hall / Age Pryor / Barnaby Weir / Jarney Murphy / Kara Gordon / Mara TK / Mike Fabulous / Nigel Patterson / Ryan Prebble
BELOW IS A GREAT DOCUMENTARY THAT GIVES YOU A REAL IDEA OF WHAT FLY MY PRETTIES ARE ABOUT: