Neil Murray

  • Old Castlemaine Gaol 36 - 48 Bowden Street Castlemaine, VIC, 3450 Australia

One of the country’s finest song men and founding member of the Warumpi Band, Neil Murray is the man behind such classic songs as “My Island Home”, “Blackfella Whitefella”, and “Good light in Broome”.

Performing for one night only at the Old Castlemaine Gaol on Friday September 15th he will be accompanied by renowned guitarist Damien Neil.

With more than three decades performing and recording behind him Neil Murray has delivered a string of remarkable albums that have contributed handsomely to the nations contemporary music heritage.

His live shows are a captivating journey deep into Australian lands of rich stillness.

An APRA song of the year recipient in 1995, Neil Murray’s songs have also been recorded by Mary Black, Jimmy Little, Missy Higgins, Christine Anu, Peter Denahy, Adam Brand, Amy Saunders, Powderfinger, Tiddas, Ursula Yovich, Emma Donavan, Yirrmal Marika and Peter Brandy.

His most recent studio album “Bring Thunder & Rain” garnered critical acclaim and his double CD album “ Hindsight” – a compilation of 32 selected tracks from his back catalogue can be purchased at his concert.

Doors from 7 pm.  Show starts 7.30 pm