Snap Scene: Mikelangelo & Rob Snarski for the Leaps & Bounds Festival – The Melba Spiegeltent, Fitzroy, 8th July 2016

Rob Snarski and Mikelangelo first met in 1997, Mikel was lying in a coffin dressed as Elvis and Rob was gazing down at his seemingly lifeless body, singing to him – thus began their first collaboration. Fast forward 20 years and the two crooners are performing their first double headline shows together.

This was a rare opportunity to hear the honey voice of Snarski with the velvet baritone of Mikelangelo. Each sang a solo set of original material, and then joined each other to re-interpret classics such as Nancy Sinatra’s Bang Bang and Ricky Nelson’s Lonesome Town. They also reimagined their solo songs as a duo, including selections from Mikelangelo’s critically lauded album City Of Dreams and Snarski’s acclaimed, award-winning solo album Wounded Bird.

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