Get ready to dust off your dancing shoes and head ‘Back to the Bar’ for UON’s first Bar on the Hill alumni reunion on Thursday 22 October. Regurgitator will headline an awesome line-up that includes Citizen Kay, The Soorleys, Fishfry/Pow Wow, Bernie Segedin and more!
ARIA award-winners, Regurgitator, were a staple in anyone’s CD player growing up in the 90s, and their genre-mashing blend of alt-rock electronica provides the quintessential party soundtrack. With a career that spans across two decades, Regurgitator show no signs of slowing down, continuing to deliver powerful live shows packed with a high-energy punch.
Australia’s next rising star in hip-hop, Citizen Kay, will also hit the stage in his only Newcastle show on his current With The People album tour. Dubbed as one of the most exciting hip-hop releases of the year, the first single from the album, Wax On Wax Off showcases Citizen Kay’s smooth and soulful side, and his sophisticated rapping style.
Also on are the line-up are local folk favourites, The Soorleys, who make every live performance feel like a collective family sing-a-long, laced with jangling banjo, thumping beats and beautiful four-part harmonies.
Gather your uni grad group and take advantage of our special offer – bring 5 other grads and get your ticket free! Get five of your mates to buy a ticket to Back to the Bar and then send us their names and we’ll send you a free ticket!
However, you don’t need to be UON Alumni to enjoy all the ‘Back To The Bar’ fun – everyone is invited along to this special event as part of the University’s 50th anniversary celebrations.
Local rock legend and drummer from the Screaming Jets, Craig ‘Rosie’ Rosevear will MC the night, and the musical journey will channel a multitude of genres and songs from the last 50 years. Bring your picnic rug for a relaxed afternoon of music, before the tempo kicks up after sundown!
Back to the Bar is hosted by the Hunter Alumni Network and will be a highlight of the University’s Homecoming celebrations – a three day festival of events across Callaghan campus and the city from 21 to 23 October. Tickets are on sale now!
What: ‘Back To The Bar’ Alumni Reunion feat. Regurgitator, Citizen Kay, The Soorleys, Fishfry/Pow Wow, Bernie Segedin and more
Where: Bar On The Hill, Callaghan
When: Thursday 22 October, 2015