Vix and the Slick Chix

Norton Music Factory, 13 Bronwyn St, , Caloundra west

This is promising to be a great night of Blues at a little know but premium venue in Caloundra. The Norton Music factory is a hidden gem in the Caloundra industrial area, They have an amazing set up with first class staging and sound eqiupment. There will be Plenty of food and drinks available and fire pits to keep you warm and cosy. With 3 great bands from the local area we'll also keep you entertained between the main stage changeovers with some incredibly talented solo/duos on the Garden stage. THE CHIX are set to hit the stage at 9:30pm, after JUKE JOINT 6:30 NMF OUTLAWS 7:30 GUMBO 8:20 Gumbo are a group of seasoned musicians from all different musical backgrounds, all thrown in the GUMBO pot to bringmusic lovers some New Orleans type Blues & Grooves. Dean Gray: Guitar & Vocals Richie Eyles: Hammond & Vocals Matt Perin: Drums Brendan Scully: Bass In between sets you'll bear witness to the supremely talented Sam Shepherd who will take to the garden stage from 6 pm for your listening pleasure. If you haven't seen Sam yet, then do yourself a favou......Last time he was here, the crowd loved him and there were a few seasoned guitarists picking their jaws up off the floor haha. We love Sam and so will you! Why is that you ask? In 2005 Sam won the ‘National young jazz/blues guitarist of the year’ award at Frankston international guitar festival. Since then he has worked and performed with some of the best musicians in the country. Artists such as: Diesel, Peter Cupples, Michael Fix, Danny Mayers (Lead singer of ‘The Delltones’), Bruce Mathiske, Louie Shelton. In early 2014 Sam made the finals of Lee Ritenour's 'Six String Theory' guitar competitions. It's one of the biggest guitar competitions in the world with thousands of entries from 48 different countries. Sam was the only Australian to make the finals. So get on down to NMF on the 6th of August! This show is not to be missed! Get your tickets now so you don't miss out….. On sale now for only $20!