Memphis Satellite Stage

Pop on those blue suede shoes and rock ‘n’ roll to the Memphis Satellite Stage located on the corner of Church Street and Clarinda Street.

A great line up of entertainment awaits:

FRIDAY 10 JANUARY

9.30amTwinkle Toes Dance Display
10.00amBlue Suede Dudes
10.45amJeff Hancox
11.15amShelley Minson
12.00pmBrody Finlay
1.00pmAl Buchan
1.30pmAnthony Petrucci
2.00pmAmitie
2.45pmSydney Swing Katz
3.00pmKingsley Rock
3.45pmSarah Carroll
4.15pm Gabe Phoenix

The Memphis Stage is proudly sponsored by Ron Dunford Chemist.

Memphis Satellite Stage

  • Friday, 10th Jan 09:30am (7 Hours and 30 minutes)
FREE EVENT

Amitie

Based in Parkes, Shevaun Brown, Christie Green and Christa Radley make up this talented trio. With amazing vocals and vibrant costumes, you will be swept back in time listening to hits of the 50's, 60's and 70's.

Anthony Petrucci

Anthony has been inspired by Elvis since childhood and made his national television debut as his idol on the Nine Network's Star Struck in 2005. Winning that competition saw him go on to perform a the Legends in Concert Show at the Imperial Palace in Las Vegas. Since then, Petrucci has been cast as Elvis in the Class of ‘59 stage show, Happy Days theatre production and also performed on Sony Music’s “Elvis by Request” album and tour. Late this year, Anthony decided to put on his own show backed by a full band. Showcasing all Elvis’s hits from the awesome Sun Sessions in 1955 through to his well-known songs, including Jailhouse Rock, Teddy Bear, Hound Dog and Follow that Dream.

Jeffrey Hancox

Jeff is a huge Elvis Presley fan who enjoys sharing his love of his idol’s music with an audience, entertaining people at his local clubs, pubs and private functions. He is a humble guy who passionately wishes to help keep 'The Kings' legacy alive by singing his songs. Jeff has been a regular at the Festival since 2014 and he enjoys seeing the diversity of ages in the crowd.

Shelley Minson

Tamworth based singer Shelley Minson sings her own style of Rockabilly and together with her guitar playing husband Lawrie they’ve made quite an impact in Australia and internationally. Shelley celebrated the release of her debut album ROCKABILITY with a launch at the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly weekend in Las Vegas and she has followed up with performances at the Gympie Music Muster, Shepparton Shakeout and Cruisin’ Country. Shelley and Lawrie have recently played shows in New Delhi and Mumbai in India and she also recently performed 5 shows at the Gold Coast this June for the Cooly Rocks On festival. Her first single Rockability was a number 2 hit on Tamworth’s 88.9 Chart, took 3rd position on Australian Country Radio and made 4th spot on Australian Country Tracks. ROCKABILITY was produced by Shelley’s multi award winning husband and features the talents of some of the top session musicians in Australia including Scott Hills, James Gillard and Hugh Curtis. Australian Music legend Ross Wilson has been a big supporter and lent his songwriting talents to the song Rockabilly Man. Her music and look is inspired by the great Rockabilly artists from the fifties and her shows are upbeat with songs made for dancing.

Brody Finlay

Brody grew up loving the sounds of Elvis Presley and singing on stage since the age of five. He was scouted to perform as Elvis in Sydney and since then has developed his likeness to 'The King’s' movements, voice and mannerisms. Brody was placed 2nd in the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist contest at the Festival in 2018. He has also previously performed alongside two-time winner contest, Paul Fenech, and alongside the worlds best Roy Orbison Tribute Artist Aaron W Mansfield performing Blues Brothers Rebooted.

Sydney Swing Katz

The Sydney Swing Katz are one of Australia's premiere swing dancing performance troupes. Their spectacular and extravagant floorshows replicate the dance styles done in the 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s - Charleston, Swing, Lindy Hop, and Rock n Roll.

Gabe Phoenix

Gabe is an award winning Elvis Tribute Artist whose youthful and dynamic performance has earned him local and international acclaim. Gabe's Elvis show has been making a lasting impression - not only with fans alike, but well-seasoned peers in the industry.

Kingsley Rock

Elvis may have "left the building" but the King can still Rock your world and Kingsley Rock is the man to do it! Kingsley Rock has the look, the moves and the voice that will transport you back through time, to a time when Elvis Presley became....."The King of Rock 'n' Roll"

Jen Harris

Jen is a local Yogalates (mixture of Yoga and Pilates) instructor offering a peaceful yet fun workout, strengthening & stretching the body. Both men & women are welcome. Suitable for most fitness levels, modifications are offered. Be guided by the breath, relaxing meditation & connecting with your body. Bookings recommended. Limited mats per session, all equipment provided. Registered with Yoga Australia.

Venue

Memphis Satellite Stage

Cnr Church and Clarinda St Parkes
W: http://www.parkeselvisfestival.com.au

Organiser

Parkes Elvis Festival

P: 0268626000
E: [email protected]