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Happy Mondays - Pills ‘n’ Thrills and Bellyaches

Hosted by the Consul of the Sydney Music, Concerts and Arts Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Fri 08 Mar 19:00 - 23:00

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For the first time in Australia and New Zealand the band will be playing their seminal album ‘Pills ’n’ Thrills and Bellyaches’ in full!

HAPPY MONDAYS formed in Protected content Salford, Greater Manchester: the original line-up included Shaun Ryder on lead vocals, with brother Paul Ryder on bass, lead guitarist Mark Day who are all still with the current line up! The group’s work bridged the Manchester independent rock music of the Protected content and the emerging UK rave scene.

Protected content their first album ‘Squirrel and G-Man Twenty Four Hour Party People Plastic Face Carnt Smile’ and this was followed by the classic album ‘Bummed’ in Protected content .

But it was Protected content ‘Pills ’n’ Thrills and Bellyaches’ an majorly influential album, produced by Paul Oakenfold and Steve Osborne which saw the band break big time and go platinum in the UK selling more than 350,000 copies. This put the band firmly on the map as one of the most influential bands to come out of the UK in the early Protected content . Singles Step On and Kinky Afro from this album both reached number 5 in the UK singles chart. ‘Yes Please!’ followed in Protected content ,

Joining the Ryders Brothers and Mark Day are Bez (Percussion & dancer), Gaz Whelan (drums), Rowetta (vocals) and Dan Broad (keyboardist and musical director). Now it is Australia and New Zealand’s turn to see this visionary band and they have a huge surprise in store! They will be playing their seminal album ‘Pills ’n’ Thrills and Bellyaches’ in full!

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