He is an icon of Australian rock music, known as much for his solo work as he is for his role as frontman of You Am I. The legendary Tim Rogers is coming to Newcastle, and will grace the stage for an intimate solo performance at The Depot on Beaumont on Friday 10 July.
With a career now motoring along in its third unique decade, Tim Rogers remarkable resume encompasses the world of Music, Film, Television and Stage.
As the frontman of You Am I, one of the essential Australian rock n’ roll bands, Tim Rogers has released 10 studio albums, three of which have debuted at number one in consecutive order – 1995’s Hi Fi Way, 1996’s Hourly Daily and 1998’s #4 Record – with each receiving ARIA Awards and multiple platinum and gold status for commercial sales. The band has been released internationally, and toured worldwide, headlining shows across North America and Europe.
In addition to You Am I, Tim Rogers has released critically acclaimed solo albums, and a number of collaborations with fellow musicians including Tex Perkins, The Temperance Union and The Bamboos. In 2012 Tim released his fifth and most recent solo album (his second without a backing band) the critically acclaimed “Rogers Sings Rogerstein”.
Known for his captivating stage presence, and raw, heartfelt performance, Tim Rogers effortlessly moves between mellow and relaxed, to his signature rock ‘n’ roll swagger. Tim Rogers is an instantly recognisable name and has earned critical acclaim for his unique Australian song writing and has endeared himself to a whole generation.
What: Tim Rogers
Where: The Depot on Beaumont
When: Friday 10 July
More information: http://www.thedepotonbeaumont.com.au/tim-rogers/