Hugo Race launches his new album Once Upon A Time In Italy at George Lane, Melbourne, Friday 19 August 2022, in trio with Michelangelo Russo and Georgia Knight.
Hugo recently returned from a 25 date Italian tour together with his band Fatalists. They recorded Once Upon A Time In Italy at long distance during the lockdown years then reunited on the road in April to perform the songs live for the first time. The reaction in Italy has been sensational. Stream the new album: https://ffm.to/onceuponatimeinitaly
Brett Poliness & Katie Scott will present their astonishing ‘A Chance To Fail’ album live! Listen – https://ffm.to/achancetofail
Hugo Race Fatalists originated in Italy in 2007 and have released 5 albums and one EP. Once Upon A Time In Italy has a companion EP of 4 songs in Italian language versions. The album is released by Italian independent label Santeria Records/Audioglobe and will be available in Australia through MGM Sydney.
Fatalists ‘Hurdy Gurdy Man’ video:
‘Once Upon A Time In Italy’ (Unplugged): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_luDlH_WvUA
Hugo is an internationally based underground living legend, ex-Bad Seeds, ex-Oz postpunkers The Wreckery and since 1989 a maverick producer performer songwriter with Dirtmusic, The True Spirit.
Doors open at 6:30pm for this show with support still to be announced. There are Front Row Priority Seats available as well as General Admission for this show. Tickets can be purchased below:
See you there 🙂