MUSTERED COURAGE PRESENT “BANJO BBQ”
**FIRST SHOW SOLD OUT, SECOND DATE ADDED**
The Golden Guitar winning and ARIA Award nominated band brings authentic Texas Barbeque to Melbourne
“The food cooks slow while the band cooks fast.”
The “BANJO BBQ” is an exciting new food and music event created by Melbourne based progressive bluegrass band Mustered Courage. A truly authentic Texas BBQ experience, the food will be prepared by Texan ex-pat – and Mustered Courage front-man – Nick Keeling, using the most authentic flavors and standards in central Texas BBQ that you are likely to find in Australia. The mouthwatering dishes of the Lone Star State will be accompanied by a special live performance from ARIA Best Country Album nominees Mustered Courage to give your BBQ a real southern kick and boutique festival feel.
Mustered Courage will be joined by special guest musicians and the event will also feature a Texas party game competition. The inaugural event will be held on the summer afternoons of Saturday 9 January *sold out* & Sunday 10 JAN 2016 at the most comfortable and country lovin’ beer garden in Melbourne: The Retreat Hotel, 280 Sydney Rd, Brunswick.
There are strictly 100 tickets available for food service, so get in fast. Tickets are $35. A limited number of entry only tickets will be released for $10 each.
- Doors open: 12:30 PM
- Lunch served: 1:00 PM
- Music begins: 1:30 PM
- Event concludes: 5:00 PM
MENU All guests will be treated to mouth watering Texas BBQ and classic handmade side dishes including:
- Eight hour smoked brisket
- Beer-can chicken
- Homemade smoked beef hot-link sausages
- Texas style coleslaw Mac and cheese
- Texan baked beans
Potato salad Vegetarian options are also available upon request Guests will also be treated to Keeling’s own homemade Red River BBQ Sauce. Be generous when applying your sauce…it’s the Texan way!
For tickets and more information, visit www.MusteredCourage.com. # # # Watch the music video for the #1 Country Radio and Video song “Honesty”: http://vevo.ly/LfGHyi Watch the music video for “The Future” featuring Audra Mae: http://vevo.ly/L8dvHt
MUSTERED COURAGE are:
NICK KEELING: Vocals, Banjo, Keys
JULIAN ABRAHAMS: Guitars, Backing Vocals
JOSH BRIDGES: Bass, Backing Vocals
HUGH DEACON: Drums
HUGH STUCKEY: Mandolin