PRESS RELEASE: GLENN SHORROCK PREMIERING HIS BRAND NEW SHOW

The History of Rock and Roll Part 1 ...according to GLENN SHORROCK

With an immensely successful career spanning over 50 years, GLENN SHORROCK is one of the elder statesmen of Australian contemporary show business.

In celebration and reflection of Glenn’s love of music and extensive career he will be premiering FIVE exclusive new shows after his first sell out show at Twin Towns in April which received rave reviews and high accolades within the industry and his fans.

Backed by his 9 piece band (including brass) this brand new show, THE HISTORY OF ROCK AND ROLL Part 1...ACCORDING TO GLENN SHORROCK will feature songs from artists that have influenced and inspired Glenn throughout his life in music such as Elvis, Buddy Holly, The Kinks, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, Van Morrison and many more.

SHORROCK was founding member and lead singer of super groups The Twilights, Axiom (with Brian Cadd) and Little River Band. The Twilights had eight consecutive national hit singles including "Needle in a Haystack" and "What's Wrong with the Way I Live". Axiom's top 10 hits include "Arkansas Grass", "Little Ray of Sunshine" and "My Baby's Gone". Little River Band cracked the lucrative United States market in 1976, and began a string of eight Top Ten Hits in the U.S.A. and around the world.

His songwriting credits include the international hits Help is on its Way, Emma, Home on Monday(co- writer Beeb Birtles), Long Jumping Jeweler, Shut Down Turn Offand Cool Change.

As a selfconfessed child of rock n roll, SHORROCK is looking forward to this big new show and guarantees the concerts will be highly entertaining, taking the audience on board an unforgettable and reminiscent musical journey of rock and roll.

“I’m really looking forward to premiering my brand new show. It will be an exciting ride, so HANG ON! HELP IS ON ITS WAY ...a splendid time is guaranteed for all!”

Book your tickets NOW to avoid disappointment!

The Palms at Crown, Melbourne Friday 16 September
Online @ TICKETMASTER or call 136 100

GPAC – Costa Hall, Geelong Saturday 17 September
(presented by BAYFM & Southern Cross Austereo)
www.gpac.org.au or call 03 5225 1200


Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre - Friday 30 September
(presented by 2ST & Southern Cross Austereo)
www.shoalhavenentertainment.com.au or call 1300 788 503

Glasshouse Theatre, Port Macquarie – Friday 7 October
(presented by Southern Cross Austereo)
www.glasshouse.org.au or call 02 6581 8888


Civic Theatre Newcastle – Saturday 8 October
(presented by Southern Cross Austereo)
Online @ TICKETEK or call the Box Office on 4929 1977

****NEW ALBUM RELEASE****

GLENN SHORROCK will release his first album in many years on Friday 9 September 2016, “Rise Again” through SOCIAL FAMILY RECORDS. A collection of songs composed by himself and a few friends. This new solo album offers a mix of folk- rock and easy listening tracks.