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The Village People performed at The Palais theatre in St Kilda on Thursday 25 May 2017. Photo by Ros OGorman

Village People at The Palais Theatre 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman

A Day On The Green Resurrects 1976 For First One of the Season

by Paul Cashmere on July 27, 2017

in News

A Day On The Green will be hitting the playlists of 2SM, 3XY and 4IP for the first tour of the 2017-18 summer season. KC & The Sunshine Band will headline the Disco Fever tour.

The A Day On The Green bill also features The Village People, Sister Sledge and Marcia Hines.

Collectively this lot had more disco hits than the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack. In fact, KC & The Sunshine Band ‘Boogie Shoes’ was on Saturday Night Fever.

The Village People recently toured Australia. They also graced the big screen with their movie ‘Can’t Stop The Music’.

Debbie and Kim Sledge keep Sister Sledge rolling. They took off when Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards of Chic took over their production and created a catalogue of hits for the Sledge sisters based on Chic sounds.

Australia’s Marcia Hines rounds it off. With 10 Top 40 hits to her name, her set could easily just be the songs you know and still not play everything.

A DAY ON THE GREEN SHOWS

KC And The Sunshine Band, Village People, Sister Sledge, Marcia Hines

Thur Dec 7, Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Perth, WA
Sat Dec 9, Leconfield Wines, McLaren Vale, SA
Sun Dec 10, Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley VIC
Sat Dec 16, Bimbadgen, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sun Dec 17, Sirromet Wines, Mt Cotton, QLD

INDOOR SHOWS: (Frontier Touring)

KC And The Sunshine Band, Village People, Sister Sledge

Tues Dec 12, Evonne Goolagong Arena, Melbourne
Thurs Dec 14, Hordern Pavilion, Sydney

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