Saturday, 15 June 2019
Hussy Hicks and Kristy Lee (USA) at the Stag & Hunter
Critically acclaimed Australian act, Hussy Hicks are a tour de force featuring Leesa Gentz’ powerhouse soul vocals and Julz Parker’s revered guitar skills. Prolific and well accomplished musicians, Hussy Hicks have honed their sonic dexterity over the past 12 years with six studio albums, multiple industry awards and more than 1,000 live shows under their belts. They’ve performed at Australia’s biggest blues, roots and folk festivals, clocked up 15 plus international tours and are selling out shows across Europe. Known for their emotive lyricism, energetic live shows and fiery, frenetic instrumentation, it’s no surprise this all female, four-piece band have staying power.
Kristy Lee is a southern soul shouter! All the way from Alabama, she is a legend of the underground, renowned for her spirit, songs and stories about her life. After being diagnosed with a disabling disease, Multiple Sclerosis, she has stepped off on a journey of healing herself and others through music.
The Hussies have been long-time collaborators with Kristy Lee, recording and performing together across the USA, Europe and Australia since they formed a bond about fifteen years ago. These incredible women are looking forward to sharing their magical musical connection with Australian audiences on this 2019 Winter Tour.