First Nation Voices – Glenn Skuthorpe Band and Sonia Smith Live at Payinthi
Fri 7 Jul @ 7:00 pm
Join two of Australia’s singer songwriters for a wonderful evening of live music, camaraderie, and culture. Sonia Smith is a proud Kokatha woman living and working on Kaurna land. Sonia’s music speaks of her life journey, struggles, love and recreation. Supported by her backing band, this emerging talent is not to be missed.
Glenn Skuthorpe returns to Payinthi following a string of highly successful tours including Port Fairy Folk Festival, Byron Bay Blues Fest, Cygnet, Calgary and Edmonton Folk Festivals. Glenn Skuthorpe, Nhunggabarra, Kooma, Muruwari man is a powerful lyricist and composer who gives voice to those whose stories must be heard. Mr Skuthorpe has performed on stages with some living legends in his long career including Buffy Sainte-Marie, Steve Earle, Tex Perkins, Kev Carmody, Archie Roach, Rory McLeod, Michelle Shocked, Buddy Miller and Mary Gauthier, prepare for an infusion of genres with vibes of urban street blues and wide-open skies.
Tickets are $20 each from Eventbrite and includes your first drink. Get a group together and celebrate 2023 NAIDOC Week at Payinthi. For more information call Mark Crabtree, Youth & Live Music Coordinator at City of Prospect on 8269 5355.