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Celebrating “Yesterday’s Heroes”... A nostalgic look at the rise of pop music through the decades

Events that accompany the Yesterday's Heroes exhibition featuring artists who shaped the Adelaide music scene in the 1960s through to the 1980s.

Supporting the Yesterday's Heroes exhibition, the State Library of South Australia, in conjunction with AMC Hall of Fame, present a series of Up Close and Personal Q & A sessions with some of the artists who helped shape the Australian music industry over the 1960s, 70s and 80s. Each session will be presented by South Australian Music Hall of Fame founder, David Day and will be accompanied by a performance by an emerging musical talent.

Each event is free, but bookings are essential

John Brewster (The Angels), and Rockin' Rob Riley (Rose Tattoo)
Music guest: Nancy Bates
Tuesday 10 February at 6pm
Hetzel Lecture Theatre

John Bywaters, Paddy McCartney, Peter Brideoake (The Twilights)
Music guest: Kelly Menhennett
Tuesday 17 February at 6pm
Circulating Library

Mick Bower, Brian Vaughton (The Masters Apprentices)
Music guest: Loren Kate
Tuesday 24 February at 6pm
Circulating Library

Bruce Howe, John Freeman, Mauri Berg (Fraternity)
Music guest: Sam Brittain
Tuesday 3 March at 6pm
Circulating Library

Bev Harrell, Johnny Mac, Barrie McAskill
Music guest: Kaurna Cronin
Tuesday 10 March at 6pm
Circulating Library

John Schumann (Redgum), Evan Jones (Push Bike Song)
Music guest: Laura Hill
Tuesday 17 March at 6pm
Circulating Library

Event contact details

Contact: Steve Burrows

Phone: 8207 7626


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