Thursday, May 21, 2009
Guy Sebastian featuring Steve Cropper and David Ryan Harris at World Cafe Live
This show will bring together two musical greats, the incredible voice of "Australian Idol" Guy Sebastian and the legendary Stax axe man Steve Cropper. Their recent collaboration on Sebastian's 3 x platinum The Memphis Album has led to touring together, and the two are coming to World Cafe Live to kick up some soulful R&B.
Guy Sebastian is an Australian singer/songwriter with several top albums and singles under his belt since winning the country's first "Idol" contest in 2003. His joyous and individualistic style has won him over twenty music awards, and his U.S. debut is expected this summer.
Steve Cropper is named one of the "Top 100 Guitarists of All Time" by Rolling Stone, Steve Cropper first picked up a guitar at age 14 and began playing with local musicians in his native Tennessee. Legendary for for his work with Booker T & the MGs, The Blues Brothers, and his songwriting, engineering and producing, he has been inducted into the American Hall of Fame four times (Rock and Roll, Rhythm & Blues, Songwriters and Musicians). Cropper has been credited with writing some of the most enduring soul music of all time.
Join us this Friday 28 May as they perform the music that critics have called creative masterpieces. Listen Live
AND Check out Guy Sebastian on NBC Network - 'Like it Like That' is their Summer Promotional Song