Feel the Vibes…

Russell Morris
Genre: Blues
Where: Community Centre Stadium
When: Friday 9:00PM-10:15PM
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Aria Hall of Fame inductee, #1 selling Platinum artist, Australian Icon!! A few phrases commonly used when describing Aussie legend Russell Morris.. Shooting to fame in the middle 60’s with Somebody’s Image, Russell had a string of hits including Hush and the Bob Dylan classic Baby Blue. In 1969 he and producer Molly Meldrum released “The Real Thing”, Australia’s only true psychedelic #1 hit and a song that is played regularly on commercial radio to this day. Following that, Russell penned breakthrough hits such as; Sweet Sweet Love, Wings of an Eagle, Rachel, Part 3 into Paper Walls, The Girl That I Love and many many more......... In July 2008, the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) inducted Russell Morris into the ARIA Hall of Fame and the past five years have been an incredible musical journey and privilege for Russell Morris, who has been fortunate enough to create and release two albums of blues and roots music that pertains to some of the iconic characters, events and moments in our rich tapestry of Australian history.
Russell Morris is one of Australia's most enduring singers. A major pop star in the late '60s, he went on to become one of the country's first singer/songwriters. Both ends of his career feature predominantly in the soundtrack to the movie The Dish.
Ed Nimmervoll

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