Kasey Chambers will head back out on the road for some select tour dates in early 2012.
Kasey has taken a break from touring and recording whilst she and Shane, Talon & Arlo have been enjoying some time out with the latest member of the Chambers/Nicholson family; daughter Poet born in October.
Just recently Kasey’s ‘Little Bird’ album was awarded the ARIA for Best Country Album of 2011 – Her 6th one of these and 10th career ARIA. Kasey’s first ARIA award was back in 1996 for Best Country with her family ‘The Dead Ringer Band’. 3 years later she won for her first solo album ARIA’s for Best Country and Best Female for ‘The Captain’. In 2002 she won Best Country, Best Female and Album Of The Year for her ‘Barricades & Brickwalls’ album. In 2004 she won Best Country and Best Female for ‘Wayward Angel’ and in 2008 Kasey & Shane won Best Country for ‘Rattlin’ Bones’.
In August 2011, Kasey’s autobiography ‘A Little Bird Told Me’ co-written with Jeff Apter was published by Harper Collins and remains on the top selling book lists nationally. To accompany the book, Kasey recorded and released an album of cover versions of songs that she loves and that have inspired her during the course of her life and recording career. The album titled ‘Storybook’ was released on September 23rd, 2011 through Liberation Music/Australia.
Kasey will be doing select shows early 2012 including a one off show with The Dead Ringer Band up at Tamworth. Tickets for all shows are on sale now.
Kasey will be available for phone interviews on Thursday January 5th in support of the following shows.
Sat Jan 21st – 7.30pm Sydney Festival FREE gig!
With Dan Sultan & Busby Marou
Old Kings School, O’Connell St & Marsden St, Parramatta
Weds Jan 25th The Dead Ringer Band 20thAnniversary Reunion Show
T.R.E.C.C. Greg Norman Drive, Tamworth
Box Office Phone:(02)6767 5300
Fri Jan 27th Kasey Chambers – Blazes Auditorium
West Tamworth Leagues Club, Philip St, West Tamworth
Show starts at 5pm
Tickets: (02)6765 7588 or www.wtlc.com.au
*****CD and Book signing after show.
Sat 4th Feb – 5:30pm Zoo Twilights 2012
Royal Melbourne Zoo
Tickets from www.ticketmaster.com.au
Sat 11th Feb Mundaring Weir Hotel Outdoor concert series WA
Tickets from the venue Ph 08 92956098 firstname.lastname@example.org
Sun 12th Feb Mandurah Offshore Fishing Sailing Club, WA
Twilight concert series
Tickets from venue Ph 08 95356251 & BOCS Ph 08 94841133 www.bocsticketing.com.au
For further information, please visit: www.kaseychambers.com