YOUNG GUNS OF COUNTRY
Chris Staff and Will Day are two of Australia’s hottest up and coming country music acts. On the 20th of August at The Caloundra RSL, These two talented singer-songwriters will come
together for an explosive new show, ‘Young Guns Of Country’. Originally from Grafton, Chris Staff has been guitar slingin’ since he was 13.
Through his teenage years, Chris’s amazing guitar playing abilities were spotted by several of Australia’s leading country music acts such as The McClymonts and Col Finley. Soon enough, Chris was invited to go on the road with these acts and became a highly sought after hired gun for many more top country bands.
Recently Chris has branched out on his own and has had great success with his debut album ‘Different Road’. The first single from the album ‘Storms A Comin’’ spent a staggering 4 weeks in Australian Country Music Charts including reaching number one. Will Day, who grew up in Goondiwindi lives and breathes live music. With the ability to play, write and perform at a level his peers’ rate, performing up to six shows a week, Will is one of the hardest workers in the music industry.
This modern-day singer-songwriter has had an exciting start to his career and has already achieved a swag of impressive milestones such as touring and performing with acts such as Shannon Noll. The first two singles from his debut self-titled EP ‘Seasons’ and ‘Steady and Strong’ both spent time in Australian Country Music Top Ten ITunes charts. He recently embarked on a very successful 10-day tour of New Zealand and with plans to record his debut album and spend time touring the USA, it’s an exciting time for Will Day and his music.
The ‘Young Guns Of Country’ show will be three jam packed hours of high energy country rock music featuring the talents of these two great acts. They will both perform their rockin’ sets individually featuring their chart-topping songs and will then join forces for the last set for one massive grand finale of country rock.
This show which is proudly supported by Proud and True Group and Caloundra RSL is one not to be missed.
When: August 20, 2017
Where: Live and Free Main Stage