Inspired by David Lynch’s hit TV series, we will be playing songs from the show plus films such as Blue Velvet, Eraserhead, Mulholland Drive, Lost Highway as well as tracks by contemporary artists inspired by the world of Lynch. We will even play tracks born from the loins of the director himself including his new album ‘The Big Dream’.
Live acts include Dave Collison and Bloody Bones with DJs, The B Ron Ron (96 Tears) and Gemma O’Brien (The Spirit of Andy Warhol)
Entry is free and all information is available on the facebook event page via the link above.
Very excited to be singing this Saturday (30th June) at the 2012 Summer Ball for the Heritage Foundation as Roy Orbison. Lots of famous faces will be there. It’s the second time I’ve entertained for the Heritage Foundation. This time round I’m billed as “Special Guest Dave Collison as Roy Orbison”. Details on the Heritage Foundation website
Catch me performing Roy Orbison songs plus some good ol’ Rock ‘n’ Roll at the White House, Enfield on Saturday the 22nd of November. I’ll be performing some of Roy’s biggest hits, including Only the Lonely, Oh, Pretty Woman and Crying.
If you’re coming and you have a favourite Orbison song or Rock ‘n’ Roll number, let me know what it is and I’ll try to fit it in. Other than that, see you there!
The White House
570 Hertford Road
EN3 5SU map
This Sunday (28 August) I will be doing karaoke at the White House, 570 Hertford Road, Enfield, EN3 5SU from 4 til 8 in the evening! Sorry for the short notice! If you can make it down it’d be great to see you there!
This is the official UK Roy Orbison 75th Birthday Bash with a full band show featuring Dave Collison as the ‘Big O’, plus the ‘Trembling Wilburys’ with Glen Knowler as George Harrison, who’ll also be doing some solo George & Beatles songs. Plus a short support slot from our country singing pal Will Kevans. Entry only £5.00 (pay on the door), which also includes a free raffle ticket for special Big O goodies PLUS FREE ROY DVDs for everyone, courtesy of Barbara Orbison Productions.
It’s gonna be a great night, so come on down if you’re in London for Easter!!
Saturday April 23rd
at The Castle
452 Finchley Road
London NW11 8DG
(Corner of Finchley Rd & Cricklewood Lane)
Doors open 7.30pm. Show starts around 8.30pm.
Venue open till 1.00am. Full menu available. Kids welcome.
Roy Orbison was born on 23rd April 1936 and to celebrate his 75th birthday, we’re having a birthday bash to be remembered. Starring myself as the Roy ‘Lefty’ Orbison, Glen Knowler as George ‘Nelson’ Harrison and the Dave Stark Five bringing back the rest of the Trembling Wilburies. We’ll be featuring all the big hits from the Big O, George Harrison and the Traveling Wilburies. There’s also a raffle with lots of Roy Orbison goodies to be won. All with the full blessing and support of Barbara Orbison and the Orbison estate!
But, before that happens, you can also come and see us play with other artists at the Castle’s Dave Stark Five and Friends jam night on the 3rd of April. I’ll be the along with Glen to do a few numbers. It happens on the first Sunday of every month and is always a great night with fantastic musicians.
So, to summarise:
Sunday 3rd of April
Dave Stark Five and Friends Jam Night
5 til 9pm
Free Entry – Families Welcome
The Caste, 452 Finchley Road, London, NW11 8DG
Saturday 23rd of April
Roy Orbison 75th Birthday Bash
The Castle, 452 Finchley Road, London, NW11 8DG
If you know anyone who is a Roy Orbison or George Harrison OR Traveling Wilburys fan, please share this information with them! To keep up with future events, come and join me on Reverbnation or Facebook.
For the first time in over 22 years Lefty and Nelson Wilbury of the Traveling Wilburys have performed together. On the 6th of February, Glen Knowler and myself performed as George Harrison and Roy Orbison at the Castle, Finchley Road.
And the great news is, we’re doing it all over again! On the 6th of March we’ll be right back there giving you Orbison, Harrison, Wilburys and maybe even a bit of Beatles. Want to see what it’s like? Have a look…
Going to be a busy week this week. Thursday night we have karaoke at the Surrey arms in Mitcham. Friday night some more karaoke at the White House in Enfield. Saturday night EVEN MORE karaoke at the Innisfree in Finchley Central. And last but not least, a great evening of live music at the Castle on Finchley Road with the Dave Stark Five and myself as the Big O.
This is very last minute so I don’t know what the chances are of any of you seeing this and being able to make it down but, I have a booking for karaoke at the White House, 570 Hertford Road, Enfield EN3 5SU.