For one night only (October 7 at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax) - seven legendary names take to the stage and deliver to a night to savour.
This is must see 60’s show for 2016/ 17. Starring Herman’s Hermits, Chris Farlowe, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Fortunes, The Ivy League, The New Amen Corner, Alan Mosca from Freddie and The Dreamers
This exclusive line up from the 60’s is crammed with nostalgia and hits and presented by Alan Mosca.
Throughout the mid-60’s music scene Herman’s Hermits proved to be a dominating force worldwide. From 1964 the band chalked up over 23 top 20 singles, 10 hit albums and three major movies. Hermans Hermits have sold 75 millionrecords. Their chart breaking hits include, Mrs Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter, Silhouettes, There’s A Kind Of Hush, Henry V111, Something Is Happening and I’m Into Something Good. .
Chris Farlowe (originally Chris Farlowe and The Thunderbirds) started out in the late fifties. Chris later moved on to perform all over Europe and still does. His hits include classics like Out Of Time, Handbags and Glad Rags, Let The Heartaches Begin and Reach Out I’ll Be There.
The Swinging Blue Jeans had hits with ‘Hippy Hippy Shake’, You’re No Good, Good Golly Miss Molly and Don’t Make Me Over. The Swinging Blue Jeans has been led by Alan Lovell, faithfully carrying on the long tradition of the band. Peter Oakman continues with the band to this day along with Jeff Bannister and Graham Hollingworth who complete the line up.
The Fortunes formed in the 1960’s and producing classics such as, ‘You’ve Got Your Troubles’, ‘Here It Comes Again’ and, continuing into the seventies with more successful releases such as ‘Storm in a Teacup’ and ‘Freedom Come, Freedom Go’.
The Ivy League guarantees to have the audience rolling in the aisles with laughter! Couple this with their hit records Funny How Love Can Be, Tossing & Turning and That’s Why I’m Crying and you’ve got feelgood at its very best.
The New Amen Corner a force to be reckoned with on any stage throughout Europe will keep you entertained with classics such as If Paradise Is Half As Nice, Bend Me Shape Me.
Tickets from the theatre box office on 01422 351158.