Kevin and Dehlia are duet singers, songwriters and musicians who have been performing music since high school in Geelong Victoria.
They began performing together in 1998 and have been impressing audiences with a distinctive choice of songs and their captivating harmonies ever since. The couple have performed extensively across Victoria, into South Australia and more recently throughout Southeast Queensland. They are regular artists at Tamworth Country Music festival where they have played at venues such as West Diggers Leagues Club, Tom McGuire’s Hotel, the Oasis Hotel, Kootingal Bowls Club and the Manilla Bowls Club.
In addition to performing together, the couple are accomplished musicians in their own right having backed renowned country music artists Olive Bice, Slim Connor, Des Morgan and “Chooka” Williams.
Kevin and Dehlia won the 2006 South Australian Country Music Festival Award for Duos and placed third that same year in the song-writing category for their original composition Nothing Changes. They have recorded two CDs together, Along the Track in 2005 and I’ll Take the Dog in 2008.
Their diverse repertoire extends across a wide range of country music styles: from Buck Owens to Dwight Yoakam; from Patsy Cline to the Eagles; from Slim Dusty to Alan Jackson and from Rick and Thel Carey to the Everley Brothers all the while infusing their own distinctive brand of harmony and originality.
Whether you enjoy heart-rending ballads, foot-tapping favourites or those old time classics you just can’t help singing along with, Kevin and Dehlia aim to give you a show to remember.
Guest Artist this month is...
Guest Artist - 3rd March
| The next club social for Redlands Modern Country Music Club will be held on Saturday
3rd March 2018 starting at 5pm. At this event the club will welcome entertainer and
Bush Balladeer Kalestri Butler.
Born and raised on a cattle station in Queensland’s Gulf of Carpentaria, Kalesti was just
three when she made her stage debut at Charters Towers Country Music Festival. Since
that time her music accolades include the 2011 Australian Bush Balladeer Star Quest in
Tamworth, 2011, new talent trophy at the Gidgee Coal Bush Ballad Awards, 2012 New
Talent at the Stan Coster Memorial Australian Bush Ballad Awards and winning the
2013 APRA Tamworth Songwriters Association New Songwriter Award. Her musical
influences include legends such as Slim Dusty, Sara Storer, Tom T Hall, Charlie Pride,
Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline to name a few. She was a graduate of the 2011 CMAA
Academy Of Country Music and now her second album “Airborne” has been released at
2018 Tamworth Country Music Festival and will be on sale at the concert. We are all
looking forward to hearing Kalestri perform.
The venue for the social is Redlands Modern Country Music Clubhouse, Pinklands
Sports Reserve, 226 Cleveland Redland Bay Road, Thornlands. It is a semi-outdoor
venue but we do suggest you bring a chair and insect repellent.
As well as Kalestri Butler appearing, members of the Redlands Modern Country Music
Club will be on stage throughout the evening offering a variety of country music
entertainment. Many of club members are very experienced entertainers and you are
guaranteed a lively night of music. The venue has a very relaxed atmosphere where
visiting artists are invited to perform and members of the public are most welcome to
Admission is $4 for members and $5 for visitors. A barbeque meal will be available and
our licensed bar will be operating. Free tea and coffee is available throughout the night
and a free country style supper will be served at 8:30pm.
If you would like more information on this event, please visit our website at
www.redlandscountry.asn.au or call Allen on 0413877756.
|Where to find us|
|Redlands Modern Country Music Club is located at Pinklands Reserve on Cleveland - Redland Bay Road, Thornlands|