Jul 2012

August News

From Monday 13 August, Don will be playing solo every Monday and Wednesday night at the Cosmopolitan Cafe in Double Bay on their high quality grand piano. See gig guide for details.

This Month
And don’t forget Friday 24th August Dr. Don’s Double Dose will be doing 2 spots at the Newcastle Jazz Festival 6:15 -7 15pm & 8:15 - 9:15pm held at the Newcastle City Hall. Lots of great acts. See website for details: www.newcastlejazz.com.au/

Piano Pounding Poppas in September
Pugsley Buzzard and Dr. Don's Double Dose team up for a special gig called Piano Pounding Poppas at The Vanguard, 24 King St Newtown on 14 September http://tinyurl.com/98syn6u

Sydney Blues & Roots Festival
Dr. Don’s Double Dose will be performing at this years Sydney Blues & Roots Festival held at Windsor on 25,26,27,28 October, 2012. Don will also be appearing there with Jim Conway’s Big Wheel and Captain Matchbox Whoopee Band.

Thredbo Blues Festival
Confirmed that Dr. Don’s Double Dose will be doing 3 spots at the 2013 Thredbo Blues Festival on 18, 19, 20th January.

New CD for Big Wheel
Jim Conway and the band members of Big Wheel have been hard at work recording the next CD. Featuring the songwriting of Jim and Don with quite a few co-writes, along with Jess Green and R.P. White. Jess sings and plays up a storm on this CD, her first with Big Wheel. There is amazing variety from track to track. This CD will be released through Vitamin Records. The producer is Phil Punch and sound engineer Tamlin Tregonning. To be released in the new year.