**BACKSLIDERS UPDATE - NEW DATE ANNOUNCED. Show previously 15th January 2022 is now rescheduled for 14th January 2023. Tickeholders will be emailed with updated tickets for the new event.
We’ve just received news this morning (Friday 14th) that unfortunately members of the Backsliders gang have tested positive to COVID and the show will not be able to proceed on Saturday night. We’re very sorry to disappoint the many music fans who were keenly looking forward to our first show back for 2022. The show is postponed with the new date to be announced soon.
Multi-award winning, blues-based act, Backsliders, are returning to Milton Theatre for their first live gigs out of lockdown. The band will be showcasing ‘Bonecrunch’, their 15th and most varied album to date. Backsliders are renowned for energetic and captivating live shows and this promises to be just that. Celebrated slide guitarist and vocalist, Dom Turner, and drum and percussion virtuoso Rob Hirst joined by young harmonica master, Joe Glover, are set to take you on an eclectic blues-music journey.
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“in the hands of these vets the blues element isn’t staid, but is led down different, swampy paths to create something new and, indeed, hopeful” SMH 2020
“The fuzzy guitar and percussion, and warbling harp, are sublime” The Courier Mail 2020