Rai Thistlethwayte (Thirsty Merc) @ Camelot Lounge
at Camelot Lounge
Thursday, 3 May 2018 Doors 7:00 PM Show 8:00 PM + Add to calendar03/05/2018 19:0003/05/2018 20:00Australia/SydneyRai Thistlethwayte (Thirsty Merc) @ Camelot LoungeRai Thistlethwayte (Thirsty Merc) @ Camelot Lounge Thursday, 3 May 2018 Doors 7:00 PM Show 8:00 PM (AUS Eastern Standard Time) Organiser Camelot Lounge 0295503777 firstname.lastname@example.org Address Camelot Lounge 19 Marrickville Road Marrickville NSW 2204 Australia Event web page: https://www.stickytickets.com.au/64151/rai_thistlethwayte_thirsty_merc__%40_camelot_lounge.aspxCamelot Lounge
19 Marrickville Road
Marrickville NSW 2204
|** Includes Sticky Tickets booking fee.|
$25+bf, $30 door | 7pm doors, 8pm show
Table bookings for groups of 8 or more only – email us for table reservations AFTER you have prebooked…
Delicious food (including pizza!) available. Fully licensed – NO BYO
Please book carefully – as no refunds, credits or exchanges on tix!
All ages welcome (but under 18′s must be accompanied by an adult)
Rai is a one of Australia’s most respected musical talents: a highly accomplished pianist, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. As a songwriter, he has been nominated for APRA Song of The Year. His band Thirsty Merc has sold over 250,000 albums and has been nominated for 5 ARIA awards.
Rai’s composition ‘In The Summertime’ has been the theme song to internationally acclaimed Aussie TV show ‘Bondi Rescue’ for 11 consecutive seasons.
Rai was taught to play piano by his mother from the age of 4. He started writing songs around the age of 15. After finishing high school he was awarded a scholarship to study at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music where he commenced a Bachelor of Music in jazz piano.
Aside from his work in Rock and Pop, Rai performs as a solo artist, basing his performances around his first instrument - the piano - and his love of Jazz, Soul, and Funk music. He has released 4 solo EPs and has toured extensively in Australia and the U.S. since 2012. Some of his notable collaborations have been with with ARIA award-winning guitarist James Muller, Trumpeter James Morrison, and bassist Christian McBride (Sting, Wynton Marsalis band).
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