Dates announced for New South Wales this September
With special guest Jenny Talia from Australia
There are few comedians on the touring circuit today who tackle subjects with such aplomb as funnyman Kevin Bloody Wilson. He is politically incorrect, direct, he doesn’t mince his words and he doesn’t rely on subtlety to get his point across – he is a breath of fresh air compared to his contemporaries who often walk about on eggshells. His directness totally embodies the spirit of Australian humour. In recent times, he has become a social commentator of sorts about political correctness in the current day, so it is apt then that his 2019 Australian tour is a nod to that, the tongue-in-cheek titled F.U.P.C Tour.
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. It is not just a concert performance, it is a full-on event and an opportunity for most to tick off something from their bucket-list – see a ‘national institution’ in concert, done!
Kev has an extensive back catalogue, and audiences can expect to experience them and more at his F.U.P.C Tour, such as 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. His songs have helped define Aussie humour – he is practically the definition of the great Australian comedian. His recently released biography – DILLIGAF: The Life and Rhymes of Kevin Bloody Wilson – is a raucous, earthy in-depth look at a performer who has not bowed to the pressures of political correctness.
Kevin Bloody Wilson’s story is now 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 status. 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. His fan base stretches from Broken Hill to Buckingham Palace and he has sold-out shows around the world, constantly earning new fans, who are envious of his DILLIGAF attitude.
Kev’s latest offering What’s Donald Gonna Do Today?, a straight shooting look at what’s happening in the world today. He tackles the song in only the way Kev could, with his b***s*** filters and comedic directness. The song has been a viral sensation since its release online in May and continues to get the thumbs up from fans and critics alike.
Well done Kev, you’ve done us proud! Don’t miss the legend in a venue near you! Tickets for Kevin Bloody Wilson’s F.U.P.C Tour are on sale now.
Tuesday 3rd September 2019
Katoomba RSL, KATOOMBA NSW
86 Lurline Street, Katoomba NSW
02 4782 2624 | www.katoombarsl.com.au
Wednesday 4th September 2019
Central Coast Leagues Club, GOSFORD NSW
1 Dane Drive, Gosford NSW
02 4325 9888 | www.cclc.com.au
Thursday 5th September 2019
Club Charlestown, CHARLESTOWN NSW
5 Lincoln Street, Charlestown NSW
02 4943 3766 | www.clubcharlestown.com.au
Friday 6th September 2019
Club Mudgee, MUDGEE NSW
99 Mortimer Street, Mudgee NSW
02 6372 1922 | www.clubmudgee.com.au
Saturday 7th September 2019
Parkes Leagues Club, PARKES NSW
194 Clarinda Street, Parkes NSW
02 6862 1499 | www.parkesleaguesclub.com.au
Sunday 8th September 2019
Cowra Services Club, COWRA NSW
101 Brisbane Street, Cowra NSW
02 6342 1144 | www.cowraservicesclub.net.au
Tuesday 10th September 2019
Club West Wyalong, Wyalong Services & Citizens Club, WEST WYALONG NSW
100 Monash Street, West Wyalong NSW
02 6972 2111 | www.westwyalongsandcclub.com.au
Wednesday 11th September 2019
Cootamundra Ex-Servicemans Club, COOTAMUNDRA NSW
299 Parker Street, Cootamundra NSW
02 6942 1677 | www.cootaclub.com.au
Thursday 12th September 2019
Leeton Soldiers Club, LEETON NSW
Cnr Acacia & Yanco Ave, Leeton NSW
02 6953 3444 | www.leetonsoliders.com.au
Friday 13th September 2019
Hay Services Club, HAY NSW
371 Murray Street, Hay NSW
02 6993 1206 | www.hayservicesclub.com.au
Saturday 14th September 2019
Tolland Hotel, TOLLAND NSW
245 Bourke Street, Tolland NSW
02 6922 6266 | www.tollandhotel.com.au
For more information, please visit www.kevinbloodywilson.com