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Hey, hey, its Wilbur Wilde: The Countdown Years

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A concert of music and reverie revisiting that seminal time in Australia’s music and cultural history songs and characters that shaped the society of then and today.

Featuring Wilbur Wilde and the Troublemakers (including the original drummer from Skyhooks) plus musicians who worked alongside most of the influential artists of that era.

Led by Wilbur Wilde (Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons/OL’55/Hey Hey it’s Saturday) his band The Troublemakers perform their selection of iconic Australian tunes from Daddy Cool, OL’55, Skyhooks, Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons, Dragon plus a whole lot more of your favourite chart toppers.

Bop along to a totally upbeat, entertaining concert of classic hits sung and played by terrific musicians.

Story after story, hit after recognisable hit evoking our teen and formative years.

Free entry

Light snacks, tea and coffee provided.

Awkward Portraits onsite to capture the Countdown nostalgia.

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Presented by Leaps and Bounds Music Festival, Yarra City Arts and Yarra City Aged and Disability Services.

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