Hey folks, thanks for dropping by.
So looks like things are getting back to some form of normal, which is great! Live gigs have been well supported by both patrons and venues.
There are a few shows happening over the cooler months here in Tassy. Please scroll down to find gigs near you

I have been busy putting together a Podcast - Say It With Guitars - where I sit down and chats with some of Australia's finest guitar pickers, songwriters, producers, collectors and makers. Join us for some in depth conversations that dig beneath the surface and crack into the lives and minds of these wonderful creatives.
https://sayitwithguitarspodcast.podbean.com/ 

I'm excited to bring you the Lockdown Lowdown album we put together during the peak of Covid here in Tasmania. 
You can download or stream it here: 
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Or purchase yourself a copy either on CD or Vinyl from Avenue Records in Launceston, instore or online.

 Anyways, please take care and hope to catch you at a live gig soon

 Cheers, Pete

Shows

Previous events

Ray Singline & The Trawldogs have bought out a highly anticipated new album "SOUTHCOAST" The guys are excited to launch it at the Bicheno Memorial Hall, Saturday 16th April 2022. Including Special guests who appeared on the album. (Pete will be performing with the band) Support act Henry Rippon & Saree Salter will be kicking off the evenings entertainment. Local legends Bicheno Beer Co. will be running the bar. An event not to be missed! Tickets are limited as Covid19 restrictions are still in place so get in quick as we can't guarantee there will be door sales left. Tickets only $20 (plus booking fee) Proudly supported by the Bicheno Lyons Club

Hobart Blues and Brews Festival

Hobart Brewing Co, 16 Evans St, Hobart TAS

Hobart Brewing Co presents Brews & Blues.

It's BACK and it's bigger than ever. A two day collision of good beer and good music. Saturday is looking insane with acts flying in from every corner of Aus, then on Sunday we'll nurse you back to health withTasmanian Blues Royalty.

Saturday Brews Single Day Ticket: $56 Sunday Blues Single Day Ticket: $39 Brews & Blues Two Day Ticket: $80

SATURDAY BREWS Carla Geneve The Ugly Kings First Beige The Bad Dad Orchestra SF Wrens Boil Up Billy Warner Band

SUNDAY BLUES Pete Cornelius United States of Amnesia (ft Brian Richie & US Friends) Yesterday's Gentlemen Uncle Gus & the Rimshots Mangus Katy Raucher & the Spectrums

Tickets are limited. This is a Licensed Event and Alcohol will be for sale. Persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a legal guardian. Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination Required for Entry.

The Bark Mill in Swansea is hosting an 'ECHO Festival Ripple' event on Sunday the 10th of April from 2:30pm - 7:30pm.

This live music event will be hosted in our abundant car park with all the feel and vibe of The ECHO festival.

There will be a Mountain Goat sponsored drinks truck and recovery food available all day.

Live Music Times:

Scott Lewis 2:30 - 3:30PM

Pete Cornelius 4:00 - 5:00PM

Phil Smith Band 5:30 - 6:30PM

Admission is free for Echo Ticket holders

For non echo ticket holders, please purchase your tickets here. This is a non-refundable ticket. The only event in which tickets will be refunded is in cancellation of event.

Tickets online will be $20 Tickets on the day at the Gate will be $25

PreSale $20 Gate $25

Gold Rush Bash Music Festival

McGaels Run, Mangana Rd, Mangana TAS

“McGaels Run “ Gold Rush Music Festival Featuring: NEW TO THE BILL :Captain O’Brien’s Craic :Pete Cornelius and band Chiseld Jon &Col Ray Singline and (The Trawldogs) Nick Wardlaw and the Pretty Things Pete Waddle and the three left feet Saree Salter Digging Alone Jacob Boote Rob Youl Hadyn Chilcott

From 9th to the 10th April Camping available A licensed Event NO BYO Toilets provided Food stalls Bring a blanket / chairs All ages event under 16 free This event supports mental health( BEYOND BLUE ) $56.00 per head includes camping for 2 Days Tickets available on www.oztix.com.au

$56

Pumped to rock the historic Weldborough hall again! We had a ball doing so back in November. We also have our great mate and very special guest Randal Muir joining us for this one

Gravity Isle will also do a Blue Tier run on the 19th. Departing Weldborough to Blue Tier at 2pm. $35 per person. Bookings essential. Call or text Gravity Isle on 0474 371 365 to book.

So pack your bike, have dinner at the pub and dance the night away in the spectacular Weldborough Hall (opposite the Hotel). Please phone the Hotel to book a room or meal (03) 6354 2223. Free Camping. This is a free event! Music from 8pm

Guitar Fever Tasmania 2021

Longley International Hotel, Huon Road, Longley

Guitar Fever Tas 2021 Keeping music live & local.

After a smashing year in 2019, a year off in 2020, Guitar Fever 2021 is BACK with a all Tassie line-up.

FT... Alice Jane Billy Warner Billy Whitton De-Anna Parkinson MT Blues Mocane Pete Cornelius Ross Sermons Simon Patterson Smokin' Elmores MC - Peter Herrmann

Sunday 28th November 12noon-9pm Tickets $28+b/f Kids under 12 free - ticket still needs to be purchased.

Short notice for this one guys! Simbo had us booked for a house Concert and then the universe sent us a few curveballs!!! So, with the awesome support from John and the team at the Weldborough Hotel we are going to rock the historic Weldbourogh hall! We have our great mate and very special guest Randall Muir joining us for this one and we are pumped! The pedal Heads MTB club are going to run a group ride on Little chook and Big Chook. So pack your bike, have dinner at the pub and dance the night away in the spectacular Weldborough Hall. There will be a Can Bar available and Manchild brewing will have some delicious craft beers as well. Call Simbo on 0405320977 if you would like to get a bus from St Helens return.

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Doing Me Good

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“Doing Me Good” is the 2019 release from the Pete Cornelius Band. Recorded live to tape at Pete’s Elephant Room Studio in St Marys, Tasmania over a few sessions during the colder months of 2018. This album features all original material collected over the years since his triumphant 2013 album, “Groundswell”. The 11 songs have a deep feeling of

“Doing Me Good” is the 2019 release from the Pete Cornelius Band. Recorded live to tape at Pete’s Elephant Room Studio in St Marys, Tasmania over a few sessions during the colder months of 2018. This album features all original material collected over the years since his triumphant 2013 album, “Groundswell”. The 11 songs have a deep feeling of ease and contentment as Pete continues to find his flow, writing and performing.

“Doing Me Good” also features collaborations with some of Tasmania’s finest musicians, including Claire Anne Taylor, Ange Boxall, Danny Healy and Randal Muir.

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Groundswell

Pete Cornelius

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Groundswell is a mix of Pete's original material and some tasty covers from some of Pete's favourite songwriters. Groundswell rocks and rolls with a strong New Orleans flavour. Musicians: Pete Cornelius, Henry Nichols, Simon Holmes, Randal Muir, Kelly Ottaway, Susannah Coleman Brown, Don Bates, Paul Williamson, Jeremy Williamson, Lila Meleisia

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Tumbleweed

Pete Cornelius

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Tumbleweed is a guitar driven blues rock album with big sounds and bigger songs. Musicians: Pete Cornelius, Henry Nichols, Randal Muir, Jane McArthur, Carmel Claxton, Ian Collard, Kelly Ottaway.

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Pete Cornelius has been a working musician since the age of 13. He continues to expand his repertoire and impress his audience with his toneful guitar and soulful vocals. Pete’s style is difficult to describe but is steeped in heartfelt blues, greasy funk & soul with Americana overtones.

His authentic sound and original songwriting is unique to Pete and does not disappoint. 

Pete’s skill is recognised internationally. He has a swag of awards and albums and maintains his status as one of Australia’s best guitarists. 

The Pete Cornelius Band is nothing less than world class.

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