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Country Pub Chorus Featuring Mick Thomas and Brooke Taylor

Country Pub Chorus
Featuring Mick Thomas and Brooke Taylor 

10 July 2022  |  2:30 PM  |  Longley International Hotel  |  $25

Gather your mates, bring the family, and don’t forget to pack a puffer jacket –  join in the chorus at the Longley International Hotel.  

Following on from the enormous success of the Country Pub Chorus in 2021, we are heading back to the Longley International Hotel for another great night of food, fire and song. Mick Thomas (Weddings, Parties, Anything)  and Brooke Taylor will be teaching us the words to a handful of their favourite songs. It could be covers, it could be original songspart of the fun is in the surprise!   

We’ll provide the song sheets you bring your friends, family and your puffer jacket. The fires will be lit and the Longley team will be serving your favourite fare. If 2021 was anything to go by, it’s going to be an afternoon of cracking good community spirit.…and song!  

Mick Thomas and Brooke Taylor are hosting our second big country pub singalong. 

 

Mick Thomas
Raconteur, troubadour, balladeer and poet, Mick Thomas is best known as chief songwriter of pub-rock icons Weddings, Parties, Anything. His current band The Roving Commission features old “Weddoes” bandmate Squeezebox Wally on Piano Accordion and a rotating schedule of talented performers to keep the party alive with Mick’s unique mix of folk, roots and country. 

Having not spent the Victorian lockdowns idle, Mick and his fine band ended up producing not one but two albums. The first of these was See You On the Other Side which came out in June 2020 and featured the landmark ‘chain recording’ track See You When I’m Looking At You showcasing a plethora of artists such as Angie Hart, Nick Barker, Vicki Thorn and Ron Peno. The second of these ‘City’s Calling Me’ was released July 2021. 

Mick’s ever-evolving talents as a writer and performer defines a career as intriguing as it is enduring.

 

Brooke Taylor
Brooke Taylor is a Melbourne-based singer, songwriter and guitarist. Her music style encompasses folk, rock and country elements. Brooke writes about the human condition, drawing listeners in with her storytelling and raw emotion. Her songs are built with strong rhythm guitar, memorable melodies, honey-toned vocals and soulful lyrics. Wowing crowds with her magnetic energy at gigs and music festivals across the country, including St Kilda Music Festival, Bruthen Blues Festival and The Taste of Tassie. 

Brooke Taylor is an exciting artist to watch out for, with her Debut Album ‘It’s The Little Things’ launching at #2 on the Australian Independent Album Charts July 2020.  

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Duration: 2 hours

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While face masks are not mandatory at any FOV events, you are more than welcome to choose to wear one. Free medical face masks will be available at this event venue entrance upon request. 

Physical Distancing:
This event is a mix of seating and free movement. Please be mindful of physically distancing from others when moving through this event space. 

Hand hygiene:
Sanitiser will be provided at this venue. Please use thoughtfully.