"The Hornets are steeped in the blues, they rise out of the Yarra Valley delta meeting at the mythical crossroads where Chicago grit has blown in. This is an earthy blues band with a pedigree of outstanding musicians…"Warwick McFadyen The Age
The Hornets play The piping Hot Chicken Shop October 19 at 8.00pm and feature some of the country’s most well known and respected blues and roots musicians. They have released six CDs , to rave reviews and have gained a regular following of devoted fans as a result of many live performances. Consequently, The Age named The Hornets “The best blues band in Melbourne”, and the Herald Sun said the band “demanded attention”.
For this performance The Hornets will be celebrating their entry into cyberspace. For the first time all six CD Hornets albums are now available on band camp at https://thehornets1.bandcamp.com/ and watch out for their new release sometime in the earl new year.
For those of you who are new to The Hornets, singer song-writer Craig Horne together with ARIA Hall of Fame guitarist Jeff Burstin from Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons, the Black Sorrows and Vika and Linda are joined by Yuri Pavlinov (Bamboos and Renee Geyer) on bass and Chris Tabone (Bad Loves, Junes) drums PLUS award winning keyboardist Bruce Haymes (Paul Kelly, Archie Roach, Vika and Linda, Renee Geyer, the list is endless)…NOT TO BE MISSED!!!