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Alex Smith

Alex Smith

Oct 9th 2019 @ Royal Hotel Queanbeyan (RHQ)

Queanbeyan, Australia
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About Alex Smith
Genres:
Singer, Songwriter, Australian, Contemporary Bluegrass, Contemporary Pop, rock, Americana, Pop, Folk
Hometown:
Sydney, Australia

Official Facebook Page for musician, vocalist, songwriter, storyteller, actor & artist, Alex Smith. Moving Pictures Frontman.

1ST SOLO ALBUM OUT NOW - THE THREAD
Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
8:30 AM
Royal Hotel Queanbeyan (RHQ)
Queanbeyan, Australia
DINNER & SHOW PACKAGESDinner service commences at 6.00pm. General Admission Entry at 7.45pm Dinner & Show packages include entry and a two course meal (Entrée & Main), alternate serve.*Shared table seating: 1, 2 OR 3 people ticket holders are seated together*Please note: this show will have limited seating and be standing only, dinner&show tables cannot be joined together on the evening and dinner will be allocated in multiple rooms separate to the show. Each below purchase option will allow you to buy one whole table. Tables may be place together to suit numbers. If you require more than one table per purchase please call our customer service team on 1300 762 545.Special Needs Booking InformationFor special needs bookings (including specific dietary requirements) please contact the venue directly on (02) 6297 1444.Online Ticket AvailabilityDinner & Show sales close at 12pm on the day prior to the event.Show Only sales are available up until 4pm the day of the event. Door Sales are subject to availability FLYING SOLO” - THE VOICE OF MOVING PICTURES SOARS AGAINLead singer of “Moving Pictures”, Alex Smith will tour East Coast live-music venues in October 2019, performing his new album “The Thread” & celebrating the songs & artists that shaped his youth. It’s a long time since the intensity of the early 1980’s, but the passion for singing & performance has never left him. As the younger brother of talented Blues Guitarist, Gypsy Dave Smith, Alex grew up listening to the music of artists like Muddy Waters & Brownie McGhee filtering through his bedroom wall. That deep connection with the rhythms & power of the blues, morphed on to form the backbone of his musical tastes and performance style. From living his personal history at the heart of the 80’s Australian pop scene & as a celebrated vocalist and song-writer, Alex Smith a lot to reflect upon & say. His new CD album release “The Thread” (2018), combines classical inspirations from the ancient myths & powers of the three Fates, with his experience of life lived at full-tilt down through the decades. Alex’s trademark skills as a lyricist & songwriter come shining through, while his smooth and original new music, reverberates with themes & storylines we all will recognise. “Lemonade” - when life gives you lemons.“Slow Train” – real love is all about the journey.“Heaven Yet” – taking a leap of faith. “Alex Smith is bright and erudite. He’s a journeyman with two hands on the wheel & one eye on the world – a condition that saturates sharp & sure-footed story-telling. A pristine, dynamic voice is at the centre of songs awash with emotion and flooded by the ebb & flow of life.”Nick Bennett, journalist, broadcaster. The Flying Solo tour will blend Alex’s new original material from “The Thread” with his powerful renditions of his favourite blues, soul and rock tracks. With performances of much-loved masterpieces by The Loving Spoonful, Bob Dylan, Buffalo Springfield, Leonard Cohen & The Who, the Flying Solo tour sees this celebrated voice ringing out again, as he performs throughout a variety of intimate venues, pubs & clubs in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane/GoldCoast.
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About Alex Smith
Genres:
Singer, Songwriter, Australian, Contemporary Bluegrass, Contemporary Pop, rock, Americana, Pop, Folk
Hometown:
Sydney, Australia

Official Facebook Page for musician, vocalist, songwriter, storyteller, actor & artist, Alex Smith. Moving Pictures Frontman.

1ST SOLO ALBUM OUT NOW - THE THREAD