Dianne Cripps - SOUTHERN COMFORT | THURS 22 APR: 7.30pm
3 course Asian Fusion-Tapas and two live sets
US powerhouse Southern Belle vocalist – DIANNE CRIPPS!
Like a hug and a peck, and a squeeze around the neck SOUTHERN COMFORT is a saucy mix of jazz, blues, and reimagined pop, rock and bluegrass tunes accompanied by captivating stories about life as a daughter of Appalachia. A gifted raconteur, Dianne and her Great Southern Band have charmed audiences with this amazing show from The Hydro Majestic, Foundry 616, and Johnston Street Jazz to rave reviews and encores.
Originally from Virginia, USA, vocalist Dianne Cripps earned her music degree from George Mason University, USA and studied with Australian jazz luminaries Judy Bailey and Michelle Nicolle. She has performed around the world from the US Capital Steps to the Sydney Opera House. Dianne’s Great Southern Band features Australia’s most exciting musicians including Montreux Jazz competition Finalist Felix Lalanne on guitar, Freeman Fellowship nominee Ed Rodrigues on drums, and award-winning double bassist Elsen Price.
Venue UPSTAIRS of the Street Market Asian Tapas Restaurant
116 Willoughby Rd Crows Nest Capacity for this show is limited to 30
Book with Alan now: 02 8540 5535
Covid-safe guidelines - signing in upon entry is required