Jackie Bristow + Kara Grainger + Suzy Connolly Tickets
7:30pm, Wed 12 January, 2011
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Singer songwriter Jackie Bristow is a southern girl at heart. Born and raised in the South Island of New Zealand this kiwi has found her wings. Moving to Australia 1994, this is where Jackie established herself as a professional and recording artist, signing to Mushroom and Liberations music in 1999, Craving Records 2005 and Native Tongue 2007.Beautiful songbird that she is, Jackie has flown halfway around the world with nothing more than her guitar and a dream. Jackie will will be supporting Shawn Mullin's on his Australian tour 2010 and then returning to the USA with a national release of her 3rd album ""Freedom"" and a prestigious US tour opening for internationally acclaimed guitar legend Tommy Emmanuel scheduled for Feb 2011. Live Review. .
""It didn't take long sitting there in Hollywood's 'Hotel Cafe' to realise that Jackie Bristow was special and she brings to the stage a soulful voice, acoustic guitar with pop accessiblities and folk sensibilities. She offers rooted music that is fresh and modern and uniquely her own"" and has impressed audiences around the world opening for the likes ofMadeleine Peyroux, Phoebe Snow, Jimmy Webb, Art Garfunkel, Renee Geyer, Mark Seymour, Daniel Lanois, James Reyne, Wendy Matthews."" About the album. Album ""Freedom"" recorded between Austin and Sydney and was co-produced by Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch. Musicians on the album include, J. J Johnson (John Mayer), Mark Punch (Kasey Chambers), Chris Maresh (Eric Johnson), Matt Fell (Josh Pyke), Jeff Young (Steely Dan), Clayton Doley, Rob Woolf (Jimmy Barnes).
Mastered By Joe Gastwirt. Jackies songs have been used repeatedly in Australian and New Zealand film and television hit shows such asThe Secret Life Of Us,Home And Away,Outrageous Fortune,Shortland Street, andGo Big. Her trackThis is Australia won Tourism Australias Song Competition, which subsequently featured in a worldwide promotional campaign. Her video's have been added to ME Television (Texas) J2 (NZ ) and has had charting songs on CMC (Australia). At one, heartfelt and sophisticated, Jackie Bristow combines subtle but beautiful melodies and hooks that hypnotise the listener, demand complete surrender and then stick around with the backbone of a real friend.
PLEASE NOTE: Raval is an intimate venue with limited seating. Entry is general admission, on a first come, first served basis. If you require seating, please arrive early. Doors open at 7.30pm.