50th Anniversary Celebration – Cliff & The Shadows Together Again
50th Anniversary Celebration
Cliff & The Shadows - Together Again
2008 marks the 50th Anniversary of one of the most remarkable careers the world of entertainment has seen. 1958 was the year that Cliff Richard & The Shadows joined forces to record "Move It". This was to be the first of over 150 chart hits collectively and separately.
Cliff Richard is the only recording artist in history to have a No 1 chart hit in 5 consecutive decades and the Shadows is the most successful recording instrumental band in pop history.
Cliff Richard is touring the UK late in 2008 to celebrate the milestone but without the Shadows. There is no tour of Australia secheduled, however there is a highly acclaimed show touring Australia in 2008 acclaiming Cliff's incredible milestone and featuring the music of the Shadows.
A precursor to this great show, The Great Hits Of Cliff & The Shadows' starring Australian Music Legend Marty Rhone & The Tom Ferris Band ( The Shadows) has been playing to packed venues and receiving standing ovations Australia wide.
News of the show has already reached the UK with a story apppearing on " Cliff Richard News"
This great show runs for two hours and contains 30 of the biggest hits of Cliff Richard and his famous backing group "The Shadows".
Songs include the mega hits of the early years like - Move It, Young Ones, Livin' Doll, Summer Holiday, Do You Wanna Dance, Congratulations, Apache, FBI, Wonderful Land, to Cliff's later hits such as Devil Woman, Wired For Sound, We Don't Talk Anymore, The Only Way Out, Dreamin', Hank B Marvin's Sasha and many many more.
Australian Music Legend & one of Australia's greatest entertainers Marty Rhone brings the hits alive with his pure energy, stage presence and $ Million Dollar Voice, which is why Australian TV legend Bert Newton described Australia's very own Marty Rhone as one of the greatest entertainers Australia has ever produced. WOW !
Marty Rhone has become a legend of the Australian music industry through his ability to sustain a stellar career over five decades that has included No 1 Hit records, television series, successful stage shows here abd abroad. He has gained a reputation as one of the most exciting stage performers this country has produced.
Tom Ferris is one of the finest exponents of the Hank Marvin Shadows' sound,except for the man himself who now calls Australia home. Tom is regarded as one of Australia's most valuable studio musicians and has lent his "licks" to many movies, CD and jingle productions over the last 20 years.
50th Anniversary Celebration Cliff & The Shadows Together Again - is an Australian show, devised by proud and talented Aussies who are taking this great show to the rest of Australia and overseas to show the rest of the world just what we are capable of.
Amongst solo performers, only Elvis Presley has sold more records than Cliff Richard, although in Britain those roles are reversed.
Come and witness why Australian audiences have remarked that this show is by far one of the most professional and most exciting shows they have ever seen.