Kevin Bloody Wilson adds a string of Queensland dates to his 2018 Almost Awesome tour this June

With special guest Jenny Talia from Australia


Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson is hitting the road again in 2018 on his hilarious politically incorrect Almost Awesome tour and has just added a string of dates up the Queensland coast this June. As one of few funny-men who totally embody the spirit of Australian humour, Kev is revered around the globe for his Aussie larrikin take on life. He’s performed everywhere throughout his career, from outback pubs to the hallowed halls of the London Palladium, packing out houses wherever he goes. An evening in the company of Kevin Bloody Wilson is jam-packed with entertainment.

As anyone who knows the funnyman performer, he definitely not ‘almost awesome’ himself – but an aptly named tour opens up for a whole range of run on the road. The tour will see him traverses his extensive back catalogue, performing fan favourites, like D.I.L.L.I.G.A.F, Dick’taphone, I Knew the Bride (When She Used to be a Mole) and Living Next Door to Alan, (plus many more songs, which can’t be mentioned in this press release as their expletives will get blocked by email firewalls).

Kev says audiences can really expect anything to happen. “There will be lots of full frontal nudity from me,” he jokes. “The show revolves on its own axis, I never know night from night what is going in the show. A lot of ad-lib goes in, it depends what is happening in the world between now and then.”

Kevin Bloody Wilson’s story is one of legend. Always a larrikin, he originally recorded songs on a cassette tape for his mates, penned about his experiences working in the mines in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. In the early 1980s, he put together a tape called Your Average Australian Yobbo and started selling it – sales went into the tens of thousands before it was transferred to LP, where it sold even more. It was just the start of his career and he has never looked back.

Fast forward more than three decades and Kev is a household name throughout Australia and the world. It is hard to believe that it was only 30 or so years ago that he was getting arrested for performing his politically incorrect songs in public. Times have changed though, and Kev even now spots a nomination for Australian of the Year (nominated in 2010). As one of the country’s most prolific performers, and a genuinely nice, down-to-earth bloke to boot, it’s not surprising he has earned the reputation as one of our country’s greatest living treasures.

With many of his songs pushing the boundaries, Kevin Bloody Wilson has earned his place in the entertainment industry without a lot of mainstream media support. His record sales are now nudging the four million mark. All of his CDs and DVDs have achieved gold status globally, with many reaching platinum. In fact one album, Kev’s Back, hit quadruple platinum. His recordings can be found all over the world, from outback Australia to Canada. His music has also been preserved for generations to come in the National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra. He has sold-out shows around the world and is constantly earning new fans, who are envious of his DILLIGAF attitude.

Don’t miss Kevin ‘Bloody’ Wilson as he heads to Queensland this June on his Almost Awesome tour, with special guest Jenny Talia from Australia. Tickets are on sale now.

Friday 8th June 2018 | 8pm
Hamilton Hotel, BRISBANE QLD
442 Kingsford Smith Drive, Hamilton QLD
07 3268 7500 |

Saturday 9th June 2018 | 8pm
The Shed @ Aussie World, SUNSHINE COAST QLD
73 Frizzo Road, Palmview QLD
07 5494 5444 |

Sunday 10th June 2018 | 8pm
Kondari Resort, HERVEY BAY QLD
49-63 Elizabeth Street, Hervey Bay QLD
07 4125 5477 |

Tuesday 12th June 2018 | 8pm
Moncrieff Theatre, BUNDABERG QLD
177 Bourbong Street, Bundaberg Central QLD
07 4130 4100 |

Wednesday 13th June 2018 | 8pm
Harvey Road Tavern, CLINTON QLD
1 Harvey Road, Clinton QLD
07 4978 7102 |

Thursday 14th June 2018 | 8pm
Biloela Anzac Memorial Club, BILOELA QLD
94 Callide Street, Biloela QLD
07 4992 1511 |

Friday 15th June 2018 | 8pm
Emerald Star Hotel, EMERALD QLD
47-51 Clermont Street, Emerald QLD
07 4982 1422 |

Saturday 16th June 2018 | 8pm
Pilbeam Theatre, ROCKHAMPTON QLD
Victoria Parade, Rockhampton QLD
07 4927 4111 |

Sunday 17th June 2018 | 7pm
Capella Cultural Centre CAPELLA QLD
89 Peak Downs Street, Capella QLD
07 4984 9300 |

Tuesday 19th June 2018 | 8pm
Mackay Northern Beaches Bowls Club, MACKAY QLD
2 Rosewood Drive, Mackay QLD
07 4954 8677 |

Wednesday 20th June 2018 | 8pm
The Reef Gateway Hotel, CANNONVALE QLD
Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale
07 4945 2312 | via Proserpine Entertainment Centre

Thursday 21st June 2018 | 8pm
Burdekin Theatre, AYR QLD
161 Queen Street, Ayr
07 4783 9880 |

Friday 22nd June 2018 | 8pm
Dalrymple Hotel, TOWNSVILLE QLD
310 Bayswater Road, Garbutt QLD
07 4779 6344 |

Saturday 23rd June 2018 | 8pm
Edge Hill Tavern, CAIRNS QLD
145 Pease Street, Manunda QLD
07 4053 4811 |

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