NEIL MURRAY (WARUMPI BAND) with special guest JENNY TAYLOR Tickets
6:00pm, Sun 19 November, 2017
THE TOFF IN TOWN, MELBOURNE, VIC
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TICKETS: $25.00 + bf. Doors 6:00pm.
A founding member of the pioneering Warumpi Band, Neil Murray is an influential singer songwriter with a solo career since 1989. He has released a string of remarkable solo albums - the latest being "Hindsight"- a 2 CD back catalogue selection.
"Blackfella, Whitefella", "Good Light in Broome" ,"Native Born" and "Whispering Casuarina" are just a few of the iconic songs he has penned.
He received the 1995 APRA song of the year for "My Island Home" and in 2017 was made the Port Fairy Folk Festival Artist of the Year. Both "My Island Home" and Jailanguru Pakarnu- (Out From Jail) a 1983 co-write with Sammy Butcher in the Luritja language- (and the first commercial single released in an indigenous language) have been included in the National Film And Sound Archives- "Sounds Of Australia" series.
Widely covered, his song writing is diverse and live in concert at the Toff - accompanied by renowned guitarist Damien Neil - he is bound to captivate and inspire taking the audience with him on a journey through Australian lands of rich stillness.