Walkers Arms Hotel
Lucky Seven Swing - Christmas Dinner & Show at the Walkers Arms Events Centre Tickets
7:00pm, Fri 2nd December, 2016
Walkers Arms Hotel, SA
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The Walkers Arms Hotel presents: Lucky Seven Swing - Christmas Dinner & Show at the Walkers Arms Events Centre!
Join us for a Festive Friday night in our new Events Centre with a Three Course Set Menu, Three Hour Drinks Package and entertainment supplied by swing aficionados Lucky Seven Swing!
**VIP Packages Available - 2 x Tickets, Dinner & Show + a nights Accommodation in a Deluxe Suite. Tickets are strictly limited so be quick!
When a like minded attachment of musical aficionados' grace the stage the result speaks for itself. To encapsulate a genre of music that appeals to all generations is a winning formula effortlessly perfected by the band 'Lucky Seven'.
What started as a predominantly swing band doing Sinatra, Crosby and Martin, they were quick to expand their repertoire with strains of rockabilly and rhythm 'n' blues. Their wide appeal is evident and can have all ages and any joint jumping.
A driving rhythm section coupled with hostile horns blend together suitably with full-size vocals. Comprising vocals, drums, double bass, guitar, trumpet, alto, tenor and baritone saxophone. Singularly they are accomplished muso's but together they are a force to be reckoned with.
But what's more is their appearance. Complementary to the music is their garb 'a la gangster'. Just like Elliot Ness in looks, musically these cats are untouchable, right down to the bullet holes in the bass, bearing no criticism of musicianship, more-so vending sly hootch and dancing girls perchance?
Lucky Seven's first performance saw support for Adelaide rockabilly icons 'The Saucermen' at the 'Jade Monkey' in 2004. This historic venue was the site of the first Balfours bakery. The punters stood in awe and treated to a polished performance by this new swing outfit, dare I say, far from half-baked.
In 2005 the guys won a band competition held by the Adelaide Casino which saw them perform in Darwin. On their return to Adelaide they continued on as the house band at the Adelaide Casino for the next eight years.
After mastering the swing standards the boys put pen to paper and the result is original tunes that are reminiscent of the genre. A testament of their abilities and eagerly received by their disciples.
Having conquered the nightspots of Adelaide they set their sites on Australia. Lucky Seven are seasoned travellers, interstate and abroad, wowing crowds with their sound and stage presence.
So as these swingin' hepcats grab hold of the musical pendulum and swing with it, you can be guaranteed of an entertaining experience with 'Lucky Seven'.