DIARY - 15/7/08 - PREVIEW OF EPISODE 7 - SERIES 10
JONES & BECKY HOBBS LIVE CONCERT
Jones & Becky Hobbs - Noise Bar
country stars Kacey Jones and Becky Hobbs headline the Nu Country TV concert
from the Noise Bar, Brunswick, this Saturday - July 19 - at 8.30 p m on
The duo won wide acclaim for the exclusive concert on Friday February
1 during their first Australian tour that began on the famous Tamworth
Our Series #10 editor Sean Tierney and Timothy Cole filmed the two stars
after their major concerts in Tamworth and Sydney.
Jones and Hobbs were touring to promote their rich country catalogues
dating back to the eighties on a show that is repeated Thursday - 9.30
am - and Saturday 4.30 am.
Californian born Kacey fronted Ethel & The Shameless Hussies when
they cut debut disc Born To Burn in 1988.
She proved depth of her talent by showcased hilarious songs from her comedy
albums and her evocative Mickey Newbury tribute disc, out here this month.
Fellow Californian born Mid Pacific Bob Olson hosts this week's show for
Jones who also performed on Derek Guille's popular nocturnal show on 774-AM
on the ABC.
Comedienne Jones also landed three songs in Olivia Newton-John movie Sordid
Lives that has now inspired a sit-com on U.S. cable television.
Kacey and Becky also reached way back into their musical history for a
memorable performance on David Heard's eclectic Acid Country show on PBS-FM.
Hobbs, born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, turned 58 in Tamworth, and impressed
with a vast variety of songs from Best Of The Beckaroo Part 1 and
her rich back catalogue.
Beckaroo features songs from her albums from 1988-2001 - All Keyed
Up, The Boots I Came To Town In, From Oklahoma With Love, Swedish Coffee
& American Sugar and Hottest Ex In Texas.
CLICK HERE for a Kacey
Jones feature from the Diary on January 20, 2008.
CLICK HERE for a Becky
Hobbs feature from the Diary on December 15, 2007.
CLICK HERE for their
Noise Bar review from our concert section.
CLICK HERE for our
exclusive on the road feature on Kacey and Becky from
our Diary on February 11, 2008.
JONES CDS AND TEE SHIRTS TOO
has donated autographed copies of her acclaimed tribute CD to the late,
legendary Texan singer-songwriter Mickey Newbury to Nu Country.
Nu Country has featured the CD video clips San Francisco Mabel Joy
and Lie To Me Darlin' featuring Texan singer-songwriters Kris
Kristofferson and Waylon Payne.
The CD - to be released here in July - is one of many rewards for viewers
to become members or renew their much-appreciated memberships.
Kacey also autographed tee shirts and posters for Nu Country members.
For your $22 membership and postage you can take your pick of Kacey memorabilia.
We have limited supplies so please email us at email@example.com
AVRIL AND BONA FIDE TRAVELLERS
Country FM DJ and singer Leslie Avril joined Becky and Kacey on stage
in Tamworth and at the Noise Bar for riveting versions of the Hobbs classic
Leslie recorded the evocative song on her debut disc Champagne &
Desolation - first of three Avril albums released here.
Snowy Townsend's Bona Fide Travellers, featuring Nu Country audio technician
and Dead Livers guitarist Rodger Delfos, also performed on the marathon
Hobbs played Delfos's daughter Connie's Kurzweil piano at their Noise
WIN ADAM BRAND CD-DVD PRIZES
We have more
good tidings for viewers wanting to join Nu Country TV and keep us on
air in Victoria, Queensland, South Australia and New Zealand.
Major independent label Compass Brothers has donated autographed copies
of Adam Brand's seventh disc Blame It On Eve for viewers who become
Nu Country members or renew their membership.
The CD has a bonus DVD of the making of the album and the video clip of
Get On Down The Road that we aired on our show.
Adam also did an exclusive interview with Nu Country TV that we have broken
up into two episodes during Series #10.
We have limited supplies of Adam's big selling CD-DVD so please email
us first at firstname.lastname@example.org
so we can allocate your reward.
Adam performs at Crown Casino in Melbourne on August 2 with Compass Brothers
stable-mates James Blundell and The Sunny Cowgirls.
CLICK HERE for the Adam Brand
interview from the Diary on March 3, 2008.
WIN CATHERINE BRITT AND MELINDA SCHNEIDER DISCS
We also have
the latest CDS by Aussie stars Melinda Schneider and Catherine Britt as
a reward for new members and renewing members.
Melinda hosts an upcoming episode of Nu Country and has donated copies
of her fifth CD Be Yourself.
And Catherine and her record company ABC-Warner provided autographed copies
of her third CD Little Wildflower.
We have limited supplies of Melinda and Catherine's big selling CDs so
please email us first at email@example.com
so we can allocate your reward.
NELSON BOOK PRIZES
We also celebrated
Shotgun Willie Nelson's 75th birthday on April 30 with a special giveaway
of his collectors' book.
We have limited stock of Willie Nelson - The Collected Writings Of
A Living Legend - The Facts Of Life And Other Dirty Jokes.
The book, featuring yarns, jokes and Willie Nelson song lyrics, is the
latest addition to our prize treasure trove.
It's available for viewers wanting to become members or current members
wishing to renew membership.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
for a chance to win a copy of this book with your membership.
We also have autographed copies of Mike Brady's new album Country To
Country and others by Troy Cassar-Daley, Tania Kernaghan and Arizona
singer Billy Wyatt.
CLICK HERE for our Membership Page.
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