TIM ROGERS “An Actor Repairs” 2017 National Tour @ FLOW BAR
Sunday 28 May 2017, 31 DAVID STREET, OLD BAR NSW 2430
An intimate lunch and show with one of Australia's most entertaining and loved rock'n'roll icons Tim Rogers.
Whilst You Am I are bogged down in negotiations about a new group haircut Tim Rogers has recorded his seventh
secessionist recording “An Actor Repairs” and pleads for your attention as he once again confuses hubris for artistry. For your affection he will be playing songs from twenty-eight years of recordings with accompaniment by extraordinary musicians who should know better.
Doors open at 11:30am for Lunch and Drinks (A-la-carte menu will be available)
Show Door at 1:30pm | Lunch orders taken up until show start time of 1:30pm
This seated show is a combination of tables for dining and bar stools.
With a career now motoring along in its third unique decade, Tim Rogers remarkable resume encompasses the world of Music, Film, Television and Stage.
As the frontman of You Am I, one of the essential Australian rock n’ roll bands, Tim Rogers has released 10 studio albums, three of which have debuted at number one in consecutive order – 1995’s Hi Fi Way, 1996’s Hourly Daily and 1998’s #4 Record – with the records receiving ARIA Awards and multiple platinum and gold status for commercial sales. The band has been released internationally, and toured worldwide, headlining shows across North America and Europe.
2013 saw You Am I reissue remastered versions of their first three albums, Sound As Ever, Hi Fi Way and Hourly Daily, complete with extra tracks including never-before-released live material, Demo’s, alternate versions and B’sides. In support of these releases You Am I presented live performances of Hourly Daily and Hi Fi Way back-to-back in a lush theatre-styled extravaganza. You Am I sold over 10,000 tickets in Sydney and Melbourne alone, and this sold out run of national shows proved to be one of the most successful tours in the bands long and illustrious career.
In addition to You Am I, Tim Rogers has released critically acclaimed solo albums, and a number of collaborations with fellow musicians including Tex Perkins, The Temperance Union and The Bamboos. In 2012 Tim released his fifth and most recent solo album (his second without a backing band) the critically acclaimed “Rogers Sings Rogerstein”.
Tim has also lent his talents to acting in film – with one of his most notable role’s in the 2013 musical/thriller film “The Boy Castaways” – which featured Rogers and fellow Australian musician Megan Washington. Tim also appears alongside Mia Wasikowska in the feature film “Tracks”, due for release in March 2014. He has also performed significant roles on television and in theatre.