We welcome to The Civic Country Roads: A Celebration Of John Denver, a highly acclaimed tribute to beloved Music legend, John Denver, performed by Wayne Denton and his exceptionally talented musicians. And this December stunning singer Dick Gaughan joins us at The Civic for the first time, with his live show.
Wayne Denton (the UK’s premier tribute to the country legend) will take you back to a simple time, with Country Roads – A Celebration of John Denver. Backed by talented musicians and enhanced with video footage throughout the performance, Wayne transports the audience to a time of innocence and fun when country music filled the airwaves of every radio station around the globe. The show includes legendary hits such as ‘Country Roads’, ‘Annie’s Song’, ‘Grandma’s Feather Bed’ and ‘Leaving on a Jet Plane’ and many more.
“Despite being an entertainer and winning New Faces as a vocalist in my own right it was always the music of John Denver that was my first passion and I think it’s fair to say he was a hugely influencing factor on my career.” Wayne Denton
Once describe as a “Troubadour with Attitude” (The List), Dick Gaughan makes his first visit to The Civic next month. The only performer to hold the dual honours of a Lifetime Achievement award by the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and induction into the Scots Traditional Music Hall of Fame; a Stunning singer with a wonderfully expressive voice, allied to his dazzling guitar technique, Gaughan delivers an extraordinary music experience which is not to be missed.
“In any style, on any stage, Gaughan is one of folk music’s guitar geniuses as well as one of Scotlands’ finest singers” Dirty Linen
Country Roads: A Celebration of John Denver is at The Civic on Saturday 22 November at 7.30pm, tickets are £17.50.
Dick Gaughan is at The Civic on Friday 5 December at 8pm, tickets are £12 full price and £10 concessions.
To book or for more information call 01226 327000 / www.barnsleycivic.co.uk