TONY JOE WHITE (USA) plus Leah Flanagan

Love Police Presents

TONY JOE WHITE (USA) plus Leah Flanagan Tickets

7:00pm, Thu 20th April, 2017
The Basement, Sydney, NSW

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Ticket Type Sale Dates Ticket Price Booking Fee Total Price* Ticket Price Quantity
GENERAL ADMISSION - STANDING Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017 $49.50 $4.90 $54.40

$54.40 ($49.50 + $4.90 Booking Fee)*

Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017

A RESERVE (Dinner & Show) Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017 $109.50 $6.30 $115.80

$115.80 ($109.50 + $6.30 Booking Fee)*

Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017

Allocation Exhausted

B RESERVE - HIGH TABLES + STOOLS (Dinner & Show) Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017 $109.50 $6.30 $115.80

$115.80 ($109.50 + $6.30 Booking Fee)*

Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017

Allocation Exhausted

C RESERVE - HIGH TABLES + STOOLS (Dinner & Show) Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017 $109.50 $6.30 $115.80

$115.80 ($109.50 + $6.30 Booking Fee)*

Sales Close: 4:00pm, Thu 20th Apr, 2017

Allocation Exhausted

You need to be 18+ to attend this event

* Total price is in AUD and includes booking fee and GST.

Event Details

The Swamp Fox, Tony Joe White, is to put it simply a bona legend of the music game and at the age of 73 he just keeps getting better. So it with great pleasure Love Police are pleased to announce his return to Australia in April 2017.

Tony Joe White will play shows in Adelaide, Melbourne, Meeniyan, Sydney, Fremantle and Perth plus appearances at Byron Bay Blues Festival.

Tony Joe White was literally born for the blues, the part-Cherokee musician being brought up as part of a big brood on a cotton farm in Louisiana, raised on a diet of Lightnin' Hopkins and local bluesmen, an upbringing reflected to this day in his evocative, haunting music and adding a veneer of authenticity to everything that he touches.

Gems like "Polk Salad Annie" and "Rainy Night in Georgia" were just the beginning. His recording career has now spanned parts of six different decades and spawned well over 20 albums with his songs recorded by Elvis Presley, Tina Turner, Ray Charles, Roy Orbison, Dusty Springfield, Tom Jones and Etta James. He has worked in the studio or on stage with list of artists that would make your head spin - Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, The MGs, Eric Clapton, JJ Cale, Waylon Jennings, Lucinda Williams and Emmylou Harris and recently appeared with the Foo Fighters on Letterman as they performed Polk Salad Annie which prompted host David Letterman to say "If I was this guy, you could all kiss my ass." Fair call.

TJW is not one to sit still, and he's still as relevant as he ever was with the release of his latest album, Rain Crow. American Songwriter magazine gave it 4 from 5 star review and said "Rain Crow is yet another stunning example that Tony Joe White's uncompromising, often ominous vision, shows no signs of diminishing."

So whether you've been with White for the duration or are a newcomer to his incredible music it matters not - come along and join the festivities when the legend that is Tony Joe White hits Australia in 2017.



General Admission ticket buyers have an added option of purchasing The Basement's Plate & Glass deal on the following booking page.

The Plate & Glass meal includes one meal option with one glass of selected wine which will be made available at the Green Room Bar from the time doors open through to 10:30pm.

Plate and Glass meal and wine options are listed on the following booking page.

Dinner & Show tickets include entry, seating and 2 course meal.

Dinner & Show tickets are only available via Moshtix.

Some Dinner & Show Bookings may be on a shared table. Please let us know at the time of the booking as a special request should you prefer not to share, and subject to availability we'll do our best to accommodate your request. Note it is not possible to join ticket holders together across ticket groups (meaning A Reserve ticket holders cannot sit with B Reserve etc).

Standard and Premium Beverage Packages are available by exclusive table service to Dinner & Show Ticket Holders for 3 hours from Doors. Beverage packages are available for purchase on the following booking page. *RSA and conditions apply


When General Admission Ticket sales have closed on the day of the show they may still be available at the door on the night.

All patrons must be over the age of 18

Once purchased tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable
(applies to both Standing and Dinner sales)

Please ensure you bring photo ID as proof of age

A booking fee applies to all advance tickets. (All quoted prices include tax).

Dress is Smart/Casual at Manager's discretion. No thongs.


The Basement has very limited accessibility for patrons with disabilities, however please contact the venue to ensure there is adequate availability for you to enjoy the show comfortably and they can advise on the recommended seating options.

Please call The Basement to confirm opening times - (02) 9251 2797

Please Note: tables cannot be joined together. Please ensure everyone you intend to seat at your table is included in your booking to avoid being seated separately. Unfortunately, Dinner & Show bookings are for a minimum of 2 people.

Specific table reservation is not available for this performance. It is the venue's decision as to which table you will be allocated. Whilst the venue would love to give everyone their preferred seats, it is not always possible. We ask that you respect this decision and enjoy the performance.



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