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Sunshine Brothers - single launch - going away show. | Mojos Bar Fremantle | Saturday, 27. May 2017

The brothers are back! We get ready for our second tour of Spain with a special show at Mojos. Joining us will be Freo royalty Mister and Sunbird. Also pulled deep from the Port city's music scene, roots reggae band "Resolution".

Founded in 2005, the Sunshine Brothers are Australia’s premium purveyors of tropical dub/roots/ska music.

They are the wild bunch from the sweet spot of the Australian music scene - Perth, Western Australia – where the sun shines, the beer is cold and outsiders thrive.

The Brothers all played in thrash, pop, indie rock, funk and soul bands throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the Perth scene which spawned the Scientists, Hoodoo Gurus, The Stems and many more Fender loving freaks but found an even more rebellious and adventurous home when they first rolled the Sunshine Brothers good times tour bus out of the garage and into the beaches, deserts and cities of Australia.

Operating consciously outside the expectations of the music business The Sunshine Brothers live and perform in the moment and only do what feels right and where they can capture and amplify the power and spirit of good people and good times.

ALBUMS/LP’s
Rebel Yellow | recorded on the beach Couch Studios, Western Australia | Released 2005
Greenpoint | recorded at Daptone Studio Brooklyn, New York | Released 2008
Red Alert | recorded in Madrid, Spain | Released 2011
Tropical | recorded in Perth, Western Australia | release date Sep 2017
NEW MUSIC
AA Side single ‘The Thing’ and ‘Smokey Strut’ available May/Jun 2017

LIVE
Since 2005 the Sunshine Brothers have played hundreds of headline shows, supports and festivals in Australia, NZ, UK, Spain and USA.

SUPPORTS include
Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Depedro
Lily Allen
Morcheeba
Mulatu Astatke
Ernest Ranglin
Fat Freddys Drop
Cat Empire
Roots Manuva
Salmonella Dub
Budos Band
Charles Bradley & the Extraordinaires
Arrested Development
Xavier Rudd
Antibalas
Cornerstone Roots
Los Coronas
Calexico
Dub is a Weapon
Roni Size
Soul Jazz Sound System
Gomez
Amp Fiddler
MAJOR FESTIVAL APPEARANCES include
Good Vibrations
Soundsplash NZ
Woodford Folk Festival
Perth International Arts Festival
Island Vibes Festival
Wave Rock Weekender
WOMUBU
Adelaide Arts Festival
Perth Fringe Festival
Margaret River Reggae Festival
Reggaetown Festival Cairns
Southern Arts & Soul Festival
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  • Playing times for this weekend!!!! MOJOS SATURDAY NIGHT 8-1am Resolution 8.30-9.00pm Mister & Sunbird 9.30-10.30pm Sunshine Brothers 11.00-12.30+ ROSEMOUNT 459 SUNDAY NIGHT 6-10pm Sweet Baby Rays 6.30-7.00pm Stoney Joe 7.30-8.10pm Sunshine Brothers 8.40-9.40pm Tickets here Mojos (Sat.night) https://tickets.oztix.com.au/?Event=73698 459 (Sun Night) https://tickets.oztix.com.au/?Event=73700
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  • Tarryn Meason