Saturday Sounds

A weekly event held throughout SpRing and Summer, right here in Tamworth!

Get excited to see artists playing in Fitzroy Plaza every Saturday from October 14, right up until mid-Decemeber. You can catch these artists playing from 10am-12pm each week.

Jimmy Craz - 14 October

James “Jimmy Craz” Craswell is a Tamworth-based guitarist, singer and songwriter who prides himself on versatility and loves the challenge of playing many different styles of music. He has performed for a wide variety of acts including (but not limited to) SumAssault, the O Trio, Merchants of Venice, Savage Groove, UNE Jazz Band and the eponymous Jimmy Craz Band. He has also taken part in a number of musical stage shows such as 2340 Rock the Big Band, Paul is Dead (Beatles tribute) and Strictly Nashville.

Brother Hollow Duo - 21 October

The Brother Hollow Duo of Daniel Thornton and Daniel Mountain will be performing a number of stripped back acoustic tunes. Daniel Thornton lives right here in the heart of Tamworth absolutely lives and breathes country music, and is a single dad to 4 amazing little boys. He lists Luke Combs, Morgan Wallen, Luke Bryan as a few of his favourites. Daniel Mountain is also a Tamworth also and has been in the music industry for 25+ years and played with a number of Australia's leading artists.

Carolyne Morris - 28 October

A lover of harmony and many genres of music, Carolyne was a member of respected Tamworth musical trio THOSE GALS; and then duo TWO GALS; for over 20 years. She is also a songwriter and visual artist. As an entertainer, Carolyne enjoys a warm rapport with her audience and loves to share her personal favourite musical memories. Influenced by a multitude of artists and styles; she especially enjoys performing popular songs from the 50’s, 60’ and 70’s; and also showcases a broad range of classic and contemporary country music.

Sally-Anne Whitten & Alwyn Aurisch - 4 November

Sally-Anne is a multi award winning singer songwriter born and bred in Tamworth. From a musical family, she’s been writing and performing since she was 15, and has toured Europe, USA and Australia, winning praise from fans and critics alike with her Funky Country sound. Alwyn Aurisch is an award winning multi instrumentalist and producer who has been touring, recording and teaching music for over 30 years. He's a Hands Of Fame inductee, when not recording, he is the resident guitarist for the 2340 Big Band.

Joel McKay - 11 November

Werris Creek turned Tamworth local, Joel Mckay has spent the last 5 years playing music around most of Northern NSW. Having the opportunity to be a part of the 2019 Academy of Country Music has given Joel the chance to hone skills in song writing and performing among many seasoned musicians and Golden Guitarists. Joel Brings a chilled vibe & rustic voice to his music which can be found in his debut E.P living to Survive.

Sarah Head - 18 November

For two decades, Sarah Head has left her mark on the global music scene with her emotive lyrics, sensational vocals, and captivating stage presence. As a singer-songwriter based near Tamworth, she's released two EPs featuring original contemporary country tracks, gaining international radio and online streaming recognition, with her music videos featured on CMT. Her second EP, "Nothin’ But Love," recorded in Nashville, showcases her undeniable talent, highlighted by a performance at the renowned Bluebird Café.

GOLDHEIST - 2 December

GOLDHEIST is a local singer-songwriter who has performed her evocative original music across regional, outback and metropolitan Australia, from the caves of Naracoorte and the streets of the Tamworth Country Music Festival to the sails of the Sydney Opera House. You can find her songs and stories wherever you get your music.

Chelsea & Scholesey - 9 December

Tamworth locals Chelsea & Scholesey have been performing together since 2021! You can usually catch them on a Sunday arvo at the pub singing some of your favourite classic singalongs, as well as acoustic covers of recent pop hits, but come down to Fitzroy Street to hear them on this sunny Saturday morning.

Marc Jackson - 16 December

Marc Jackson is certainly one musician who captivates the moment the first chord is struck! This singer/songwriter revels in colouring outside the lines, and while maintaining a true respect for artists such as The Beatles, Chris Stapleton, Eddie Vedder and Elton John.