Memphis Satellite Stage – Friday

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:


9.30am – 10.00am Parkes Dance Co.
10am – 10.45amBlue Suede Dudes
10.45am – 11amScottish Elvis
11.00am – 11.30amJoe Piastrino
11.30am – 12.00pmBlues Bros
12.00pm – 12.30pmBrendon Chase
12.30pm – 1.00pmRoss Mancini
1.00pm – 1.30pmLen Connolly
1.30pm – 2.00pmAndy B
2.45pm – 3.00pmSydney Swing Katz
3.00pm – 3.30pmToki Toyokazu
3.30pm – 4.00pmFrank Pesely
4.00pm – 4.30pmGabe Phoenix
4.30pm – 5.00pmJohn Coates
5.00pm – 6.00pmGeorgia and Birdee Sideris

The Memphis Stage is proudly sponsored by Ron Dunford Chemist.

Memphis Satellite Stage

  • Friday, 22nd Apr 09:30am (8 Hours and 30 minutes)

Anthony Petrucci

Anthony is a multi-award-winning performer from Melbourne, Australia who developed a passion for music very early in life with Elvis Presley being his main influence. 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.

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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.

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Gabe Phoenix

Gabe Phoenix is an Award-winning Elvis Tribute Artist, whose gold star performances have earned him both local and international acclaim. More recently he was awarded Runner Up at Parkes Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest 2019, going on to Win First Place in the Elvis Pro Gospel Division at Lake George, New York - then the second largest Elvis festival in the World!

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Blue Suede Dudes

The Blue Suede Dudes are a western NSW based band that began in 1996, and perform at weddings, parties, clubs and pubs. The Blue Suede Dudes play all dancing and party music, from 50's rockabilly to psychedelic 60's and 70's covers.

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Joe Piastrino

Joe is a tribute artist from Melbourne who impersonates many of the great musical artists of our time.

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Brendon Chase

Brendan has been singing Elvis's tunes for over 20 years. In 2017, he won the pristine title as "Australasia's Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist" which took him to Memphis to compete for the world title. Brendon looks like Elvis, sings like Elvis, and has an extraordinary stage presence that makes you temporarily believe you might be watching the King himself! Over the years, Brendon has won titles and played in all major venues throughout Australasia and featured many times on national TV. Originally from New Zealand, he is now based on the Gold Coast and regularly performs all over the globe. Seeing Brendon’s commanding and exciting performance as Elvis will leave you all shook up whether you’re a die-hard Elvis fan or not!

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Frank Pesely

Frank Pesely first performed as Elvis at professional shows around Perth at the age of 14. Now 30 years old, Frank has been performing professionally for 2 years where he performs to sold out ticketed shows.

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John Coates

John Coates has performed as an Elvis Tribute Artist for many years. He is a member of the ETA Hall of Fame in the USA, and has performed in the Graceland Pavillion, and Sun Studios Memphis.

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Toki Toyokazu

Toki Toyokazu is one of Japan's leading Elvis tribute artists from Aomori.

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Lenard Connolly

Introducing the only indigenous Elvis tribute artist performing today – the incredible Lenard Connolly. Lenard first pulled on an Elvis costume over a decade ago when he created a live and faithful performance of the King's great hits wowing crowds across the country. 

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Elvis Tribute Artist, Ross Mancini, performs at the Parkes Elvis Festival

Ross Mancini

Ross Mancini, has been going to the Parkes festival for many years, he has established himself as a favourite amongst the fans.

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“Andrew Bithell” better known as “Andy B” (Elvis Tribute Artist) has been in the music industry for over 20 years. Andy has played pub rock covers in duo’s, up to 6-piece live bands as high energy front man keen to engage the audience.

Andy B

“Andrew Bithell” better known as “Andy B” (Elvis Tribute Artist) has been in the music industry for over 20 years. Andy has played pub rock covers in duo’s, up to 6-piece live bands as high energy front man keen to engage the audience.

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Memphis Satellite Stage

Cnr Church and Clarinda St Parkes


Parkes Elvis Festival

P: 0268626000

2019 regional-tourism-awards-hall-of-fame-2019
2018 Australian Tourism Awards Bronze