Lecia Louise – Free Festival Show
The Sunshine Rock & Blues Festival will be held on the weekend of Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th June 2018. An exciting three day celebration of Australian music, featuring national recording and touring artists, the kind of event which has never before been held in a Sunshine Coast venue.
Lecia Louise plays a FREE SHOW on Day One of the Sunshine Rock & Blues Festival here at the Caloundra RSL. Set to perform at 7.45pm, you’ll find her rockin’ the Main Stage.
“Clean, elegant, tasty playing!!! I watched 3 times!!! Shred on!!!!!” – Nita Strauss, Alice Cooper Band
“Lecia’s unique style and rock chic attitude make her a new fav!! Awesome…” – Triple J Unearthed
Unlike your usual singer songwriter, Lecia Louise demands attention with her soaring, bluesin’ rockin’ guitar riffs and licks. A guitar virtuoso and diverse songwriter, Lecia effortlessly moves through the styles of folk, pop/rock and blues. From a lyric driven tune to a rockin’ song to mosh, move and groove to, Lecia has been touring internationally and nationally and ‘wowing’ audiences.
Last year, Lecia did a long tour in Europe where she played in Germany, Austria and Holland. Last year Lecia did a three month European tour to promote her EP, ‘Per Te’, where she played in Germany, Italy, France, Switzerland and Spain, either solo or with a band. Her single from this EP, ‘Individual’, was placed at #1 on the JJJ unearthed charts for 3 weeks in 2015. Tracks from this release have also been played in most states on Australian radio. In this same year Lecia released her remastered album, ‘Into Being’ (alternative rock/pop/blues) and performed at prime time at The Mitchell Creek Rock n Blues Festival with her band on the Sunshine Coast, Australia.
Lecia’s discography includes EP (Heaven or Hell, 2005), album (Into Being, 2009/2015), singles Individual (2015), For You (2013), Shock Me (2016), EP (Per Te 2016) and recent single ‘Mastermind (2017).’
Tracks from ‘Into Being’ have been added to a number of radio stations in the USA, Australia and NZ. ‘Hoops’ was played on New York radio station, ‘Mary’s Magical Music Show. The rock inspired song ‘Little Girl’ received the highest amount of votes on USA internet collage radio. This saw three more songs from the album placed on high rotation on their play lists.
Lecia has supported some of Australia’s great artist’s including Killing Heidi, Grinspoon, Phil Emmanuel, Shannon Noll, Daryl Braithwaight, Mental as Anything, James Morrison, Phil Manning and Jon Stevens (INXS, Noise Works). With a vast amount of touring experience, Lecia has performed through the USA, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, London, Italy, Scotland, France, Austria, Germany, Hong Kong, Holland, Australia, The Solomon Islands, New Zealand, and Singapore.
Lecia received the coveted top ten charting position in the Music Oz instrumental song writing category for the track ‘Reynold Waters’ from her Heaven or Hell EP (bonus track). This saw her perform in Sydney with her band which was featured on cable TV.
An award-winning songwriter and performer, Lecia has played at Tamworth, The Woodford Folk Festival, Woodford’s Dreaming Festival, Mullumbimby festival, The Quick Silver Pro, A le carte in The Park, West End Festival, Joyfest, The Mitchell Creek Rock n Blues Festival and The Deni Ute Muster.
An exciting performer and sort after guitarist, Lecia has been rockin’ the stages and studios around the world ever since graduating with a Bachelor of Popular Music with honours in 2004.
When: June 22, 2018
Where: Main Stage