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Melbourne Band Show Announced 17 August!

We are playing a special band show at the Regal Ballroom on Friday August 17th w/ special guests Francolin and Thommy Wilson. BUY TICKETS HERE: http://tiny.cc/2ulmhw

This is our first headline show in Melbourne since selling out the East Brunswick Club in February. It will follow his debut theatre performance this July, starring as Gram Parsons at the Athenaeum Theatre’s ‘Grievous Angel: The Legend of Gram Parsons’.

We will showcase a fresh batch of tracks from recent writing and recording sessions in LA with Producer Tom Biller (Elliott Smith, Beck, Kanye West) and Drummer/Producer Matt Chamberlain (Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen, John Mayer).

There will also bring a fresh batch of stories from our epic East to West traverse of the USA by caravan.

This will be a humdinger of a night at Northcote’s finest establishment.

June/July Solo Tour

May 30th 2012
Jordie will play five headline dates from June 27 – July 1 through the East Coast and Adelaide. The shows will be intimate and Jordie is going to showcase some brand new tracks he has been writing while in North America. You can buy tickets on the shows page – ON SALE NOW!

Wednesday June 27: Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD w/ Kate Martin & Alan Boyle
Thursday June 28: 5 CHURCH STREET, Bellingen, NSW w/ Kelly Stoner
Friday June 29: Royal Exchange, Newcastle East, NSW w/ Kira Puru
Saturday June 30: Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW w/ The Falls
Sunday July 1: The Wheatsheaf, Adelaide, SA w/ The Yearlings & The Timbers

Gram Parsons Theatre Production

May 16th 2012
Jordie is playing the role of Gram Parsons in the theatrical concert ‘Grievous Angel – The Legend of Gram Parsons’ this July. He will be joined by the fantastic Clare Reynolds who is playing Emmylou Harris. It begins on July 20th at the Anathaeum Theatre in Melbourne. You can buy tickets and read more at www.legendofgramparsons.com

Take Something Beautiful Compilation Album – Out Now!

May 14th 2012
Today my label Vitamin Records and Source Music celebrate the release of a beautiful tribute album for the late Jessie Younan called ‘Take Something Beautiful’. I play Jessie’s song ‘Swing’ and there are also performances by Emily Lubitz (Tin Pan Orange), Jen Cloher, and Abbe May. ‘Swing’ is getting airplay on Triple J and ABC Radio National. You can hear the album and read about the story at www.takesomethingbeautiful.com and BUY the record from www.vitamin.net.au Have a listen to Swing in my playlist on the right side of this website!

ABC Best of Blues & Roots 2012 Album

May 6th 2012
The ABC released its annual Best of Blues & Roots compilation album in February featuring Jordie’s song ‘Publican’s Daughter’. He is in fine company with the album also including songs by Aloe Blacc, Justin Townes Earle, City & Colour, Buddy Guy, Josh Pyke, John Butler and Lanie Lane. You can buy it here.