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Delaney Davidson & Barry Saunders

Delaney Davidson & Barry Saunders

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When:

  • Sun 5 May ’19, 5:30pm

Where:

Sawmill Cafe, 142 Pakiri Rd, Leigh

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • general admission pre-sale: $35.00
  • general admission door sale: $40.00

Website:

Barry Saunder

Delaney Davidson and Barry Saunders launch Word Gets Around their co-write album with a tour.

“It felt like something that just needed to happen. It felt right.” Says Saunders about the songwriting push these two have wrought into being. “I was just throwing these words and ideas at Delaney and watching them bounce off his head.”

Davidson agrees, “Yes it was all pretty quick, these songs just started appearing out of the kitchen air and we were grabbing them as fast as we could. It has a realness and truth to it. An immediacy that is hard to find in music. Real songs about real things.”

Saunders is a master of localizing the subject, and you can relate to the songs. Guitars in hallways, people on the street, dark smoky parties. These aren’t about some lofty ideal or rooted in glossy production. It’s blood on the floor. Davidson’s production brings his trademark immediacy to the game, and gives these songs a sparkle and grain.

The result? “ It’s a manic and barnstorming balance , at times when we were singing we couldn’t tell whose voice was whose, it all just melded together, I’d be singing in Barry’s voice and he in mine..” Says Delaney. “it must be that deal in blood we made..“

Featuring Chris O’Connor on drums and Mark Hughes on Bass

Ticket holders only from 4:30pm
Pre-sales: $35.00 + BF at undertheradar
Door sales TBA we’ll keep you posted.

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