Akoustic Odyssey play at McLaren Vale's Singing Gallery July 31st 2009
Adelaide's own original, instrumental and eclectic seven piece band Akoustic Odyssey are playing at the beautiful Singing Gallery on the 31st June in The McLaren Vale. The Singing Gallery is an heritage listed, former Congregational Church located at 133 MainRoad McLaren Vale SA. Renowned for it's excellent ambience and acoustics, the Singing Gallery is a venue perfect for Akoustic Odyssey's music.
After their very successful performances at WOMADelaide, the Adelaide Fringe Festival and The National Folk Festival in Canberra earlier this year, Akoustic Odyssey have been busy composing, rehearsing, recording and performing many exciting new tunes.
They will again treat the crowd to their own brand of rich, intricate and diverse compositions, and will also play selection of pieces from their existing recorded works, including some from their popular “Ilios” CD.
Akoustic Odyssey's music has attracted national and international interest, with their original tracks receiving regular airplay on Radio Adelaide, 5EBI, 3d Radio and ABC FM's Classic Drive with Julia Lester.
Their live performances and original CD releases have met with high praise and critical acclaim, with the band recieving nominations for the "Most Outstanding Group" and “Most Outstanding CD Release” in the 2008 & 2009 SA Folk Federation awards respectively. Akoustic Odyssey have recently started recording their third studio album, are planning a national tour for late this year, and are soon to appear in a number of music festivals throughout the country as their star continues to rise on the world music scene!
The performance at the Singing Gallery starts at 8pm (doors open at 7.30pm) and tickets are $20 & $15 at the door (discount is available for groups of 10). Patrons are invited to BYO nibbles and wine (corkage fee applies) and bar faclities including bottles of wine are available for purchase at the venue between sets.
Tables can be pre-booked by calling Dave at the Singing Gallery on 0413 358 618 or Rodney at Akoustic Odyssey on 0419 861 627.
Rodney Hutton, Manager - 0419 861 627
Akoustic Odyssey are Adelaide's own original, instrumental and eclectic seven piece band. Their rich and eclectic tapestry of music is a feast for your musical soul. With an original blend of instruments and musical flavours, they will take you on a journey, an odyssey, through Rock, Baroque, Latin, Jazz, Mediterranean and Medieval music.
An exciting and entertaining seven piece band from Adelaide South Australia, playing a diverse range of musical styles with an unusual arrangement and combination of instruments.
Appeared in WOMADelaide in SA and the Australian National Folk Festival in Canberra ACT in 2009.