Songs to satisfy music lovers
AMERICAN singer Richard Jackson and Q Sound will team up with local trumpeter Adam Hall and the Soul Playboys to launch their first collaborative album, Satisfied.
Astor Theatre is the only Australian stop on the tour and will feature songs including Stevie Wonder’s Superstition, Marvin Gaye’s Let’s Get It On, James Brown’s I Feel Good and Faith by George Michael, combined with other soul artists and original compositions.
Adam Hall and the Soul Playboys, along with the Velvet Playboys, will combine to create a soul super group for the performance, complete with full horn section and background vocals.
The Satisfied album launch concert is at Astor Theatre on Friday, June 1. Tickets at www.ticketek.com.au. Landscape artist John Lacey will be exhibiting his new oil work at Gallows Gallery until June 10. ‘Capturing Karijini’ reflects Lacey’s time spent visiting the national park to paint en plein air studies and gather photographic reference for the exhibition.
Lacey has painted for over 30 years in various mediums DETAILS: Tuesdays to Fridays 10am to 4.30pm, Saturdays noon-5pm and Sundays 2pm-5pm until June 10. Gallows Gallery is at 53 Glyde Street, Mosman Park.
JEWELS IN THE SWAN RIVER CROWN
Explore some of the natural areas nestling quietly in the Swan River foreshore at a talk on June 5. Catherine O’neill from Swan Estuary Reserves Action Group will be at Nedlands Library to discuss river treasures. DETAILS: 10.30am to 11.30am at Nedlands Library, 6064 Stirling Highway. Register for this free event at nedlands.evanced.info/ signup.
ATSA INDEPENDENT LIVING EXPO
More than 50 exhibitors will be on show at ATSA’S first disability event in WA. DETAILS: 8.30am to 4pm on Wednesday, May 30, and 8.30am to 3pm on Thursday, May 31, at Claremont Showground. Entry is free.
HEALTH TALK IN CLAREMONT Chiropractor Simon Carlin will be speaking in Claremont this Thursday about spinal health, brain health and more. DETAILS: 9.30am to 10.30am on Thursday, May 31, at Claremont Community Hub and Library, 327 Stirling Highway. To book your place in the free session, visit trybooking.com/37 6194 or call 9285 4353.
Adam Hall and Richard Jackson. JOHN LACEY AT GALLOWS GALLERY