Louis King & The Liars Klub play 2 sets from 4.30pm FREE
Louis King “The King of the Rockabilly Blues” was born in Scotland and raised on the road in Australia. He has been at the top of the Roots music scene in Australia since the first CD was released in 1996.
He has performed at all the major festivals in the country, including the East Coast Festival in Byron Bay 5 times, as well as Bridgetown, Cairns and Broadbeach Blues festivals.
Louis King has also toured Europe 5 times, performing at the prestigious Great British Blues Festival. In 2013 he again toured Europe and was a featured artist at The Screamin’ festival in Barcelona, as well as the famous Kwadedamme Blues festival. His 5 Original CD’s have gained numerous awards from ARIA Nominations, to The Age’s ‘Album of the Year’.
Louis’s songs have been covered by artists including New Orleans favourite son Rockin’ Doopsie Junior and The Flattrackers, and Doug Mulray. They have also been incuded in a Hollywood movie soundtrack and TV series ‘Underbelly’.
The band has been the featured support act for B.B King, Buddy Guy, Jimmie Vaughan and Screamin’ J Hawkins, and features the Great Victor Polyik ,one of Australia’s outstanding Blues Harp exponents as well as the legendary Liars Klub.
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