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Previous Events (2017)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
07/05/2017 St. Johns Ambulance Hall, Elgar Park. 11 a.m. Crn. Belmore Road and Elgar Road, Mont Albert North/ex Box Hill, enter from Elgar Road, last building. Marcus plays solo with all new compositions at 'WALK AGAINST WANT' CHARITY CONCERT, Sunday 7th May, Mont Albert North, previously under the jurisdiction/municipality of Box Hill. Contact Person: Bruce Puma Mbl: 0417303567 or Alan Stephens Mbl: 0408 562 837
27/03/2017 7 p.m. Auckland, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
26/03/2017 VOICES OF SACRED EARTH FESTIVAL 8 p.m. 14 Mills Lane, Albany, 0632, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO perform at Voices of Sacred Earth Festival (concerts/workshops) DAYS & TIMES TBA. The festivals vision: 'To create a sacred place where we transform the way we relate with the land, each other and the planet, so that future generations will live in a healthier, harmonious, socially responsible, spiritually aware, regenerative world'. Set at Kawai Purapura, retreat centre in Albany village 20-30 mins from Auckland city centre. Set up in large tract of mature bush land, a sanctuary break from the city & close to the city buzz. Kawai Purapura, Retreat Centre 14 Mills Lane, Albany North Shore, Auckland, 0632 New Zealand (0064) 9 415 9468 or (0064) 27 260 4894 for residents (0064) 9 415 9470 Emails at: http://kawaipurapura.co.nz/contact-kawai-purapura/ WEB:http://kawaipurapura.co.nz/voices-of-sacred-earth-festival/# TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/voices-of-sacred-earth-festival-2017-at-kawai-purapura-tickets-23951477514
25/03/2017 Lot 23 Studio 8 p.m. 23 Minnie St. Eden Terrace/Kingsland Auckland New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS STURROCK SOLO. Pre-show tapas and drinks available for purchase from 6pm. This brilliant venue has so much to offer, rather than a description check their North Island multi-purpose hub on their website: www.lot23.co.nz/ Ticketed show: $20 entry 021 974 614 09 9744 730 studio@lot23.co.nz Enquiries to studio@lot23.co.nz \\
23/03/2017 Rotorua Night Market concert stage. 5 p.m. 9 p.m. Tutanekai St, Rotorua 3010, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand, THURS. STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE rotoruanz.com/nightmarket/
21/03/2017 7 p.m. Rotorua, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
20/03/2017 Taupo, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
19/03/2017 7 p.m. Wellington, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
18/03/2017 7 p.m. Wellington, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
18/03/2017 Wellington Night Market concert stage. 5:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Lower Cuba Street, Wellington. SAT. STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS STURROCK (solo) versatile acoustic trio from Australia perform 9th stop on a 28-day tour of NZ. Featuring award-winning songsmith Brian Ward, the masterful guitar work of Marcus Sturrock (including his trademark guitar body percussion) and the lovely vocal tone, agility and harmonies of Jenny Ward.
17/03/2017 Kaitaki Interislander Ferry 2:30 p.m. 5 p.m. STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS STURROCK (solo) perform live to 1600 passengers on board the Kaitaki Interislander Ferry Deck 7, 2.30 - 5.00 pm Picton to Wellington, NZ departing Fri. 2.15 pm “It must be one of the most beautiful ferry rides in the world” WINE SPECTATOR. 92 km across Cook Strait bridging 2 beautiful North and South Islands that are New Zealand https://www.interislander.co.nz/Kaitaki.aspx Phone: 0800 802 802 info@interislander.co.nz Wholesale Bookings wholesale@interislander.co.nz Group Bookings groups@interislander.co.nz Within NZ 0800 802 802 Wholesale Bookings 0800 265 626 Group Bookings 0800 878 898  Outside NZ 64 4 498 3302 Wholesale Bookings outside NZ  64 4 498 2110 Groups Bookings from outside NZ 64 4 498 2134
16/03/2017 Le Cafe ~ Le Bar ~ Le Restaurant ~ Le View ~ Le Ve 8 p.m. Le Café Picton - New Zealand. Le Café offers international world class live music, the best in contemporary continental dining, using locally sourced ingredients, local wines, craft beers, fine coffees, as is the views, seasonal menus & comprehensive wine list 03 573 5588 http://www.lecafepicton.co.nz/
15/03/2017 Fairfield House, Nelson, Nelson, NZ 8 p.m. 48 Van Diemen St, Nelson South, Nelson 7010, New Zealand Sturrock & Ward NZ Tour Wed Mar 15th, 2017 acoustic trio from Australia. Fairfield House, Nelson is the sixth stop on a 28-day tour of NZ by this versatile Australian trio Ph: +64 (03) 548 3640 Fax +64 (03) 548 3540 Email: fairfieldnelson@paradise.net.nz http://www.fairfieldnelson.org.nz Doors open: 8:00pm Gig starts: 8:00pm Entry: All Ages Cover charge: $15.00
14/03/2017 Motueka, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
13/03/2017 7 p.m. Westport, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
12/03/2017 Greymouth, New Zealand
11/03/2017 Cook Saddle Cafe and Saloon 7 p.m. Fox Glacier, New Zealand SAT. 11th March, STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO PERFORM LIVE. Located in the heart of Fox Glacier Township, a variety of menu options, indooR & outdoor dining, warm & friendly country atmosphere, historical Saloon. Email: ​cooksaddlefox@xtra.co.nz http://www.cooksaddle.co.nz/aboutus.aspx Main Road, Fox Glacier 7859 PO Box 29, Fox Glacier 7859 Tel: 03 7510 700
10/03/2017 7 p.m. Wanaka, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
09/03/2017 7 p.m. Queenstown, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
08/03/2017 'SHERWOOD' Queenstown 8 p.m. 554 Frankton Road ~ Queenstown 9300 ~ Aotearoa, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS STURROCK SOLO play live while you dine a-la-carte at 'Sherwood', Queenstown, New Zealand with an extensive music program & 'be here & now' philosophy, hand in hand alpine hillside setting overlooking Lake Wakatipu; craft beers, fine natural wine, and rare spirits. Wed. March 8th. 8.00 pm. No cover charge.    Phone: +64 3 450 1090 ~ Email: reservations@sherwoodqueenstown.nz ~  http://sherwoodqueenstown.nz 
06/03/2017 7 p.m. Te Anau, New Zealand
05/03/2017 50 Dundas Acoustic Space 7 p.m. 50 Dundas Street, Dunedin, New Zealand. STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE headline on Sunday 5th March, The Dunedin Folk Club, formerly the New Edinburgh Folk Club, is the most active folk club in the country, Sundays; traditional and contemporary acoustic music, first half floor-spots, second half a booked performer. Tickets: $15 ($10 members) http://www.nefc.org.nz/contact.asp EMAIL: info(at)nefc.org.nz
04/03/2017 HILLTOP TAVERN 7:30 p.m. 5207 Christchurch-Akaroa Rd, Little River, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO Saturday 4th March 2017 Restaurant with stunning views over Akaraoa Harbour; Wood fired pizza, local wine, craft beer. Tel: +64 3-325 1005 http://www.thehilltop.co.nz/ info.hilltoptavern@gmail.com
03/03/2017 7 p.m. Kaikoura, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE
01/03/2017 Blue Smoke. 7:30 p.m. 3 Garlands Rd, Woolston, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE Wed. 1st March, Live music, concert venue, craft beer, cocktail, wine, spirits & Americana soul foods in a beautifully renovated historic building. Foremost it’s about the music here; a place for concerts and high calibre performances from a wide range of performers. Music Manager Jess Shanks presents concerts including intimate performances from some of the finest prized musicians, some of the best independent NZ & international touring musicians across multiple genres. http://thetannery.co.nz/stores/food-beverage-entertainment/blue-smoke/ +64 3-389 554403 Facebook https://www.facebook.com/bluesmokemusic/
21/01/2017 'THE SUPPER CLUB' TAMWORTH COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL 8 p.m. North Tamworth Bowling Club 65-73 Piper St, North Tamworth NSW 2340 Marcus plays solo, 21st to 28th Jan. 2017 at Tamworth Country Music Festival 'The Supper Club', the curve ball to the festival, a huge line up & some of the great eclectic musicians of our time from around the world. For 18 years Andrew Clermont brings, hosts & plays exotic diverse acoustic & beyond performances at Tamworth Festival. http://www.andrewclermont.com.au/specialevents.htm Phone (Mobile): (61) (0)407 753 809 Email : andrewclermont@gmail.com Phone: (02) 6766 1987
12/01/2017 Sutherland Acoustic Club Concert Venue 7 p.m. 57 Manchester Road (Crn of Kingsway) Gymea, NSW Marcus performs solo Thurs. 12th Jan. 2107 7.30pm Sutherland Acoustic Club Concert Venue (formerly known as Sutherland Folk Club) at Sutherland District Trade Union Club Ltd. http://jam.org.au/moxie/venues/sutherland/about-sutherland-folk-club.shtml Tickets $8 at the door OR Bookings Jenny Watson (0403) 673 317 https://www.facebook.com/Sutherland-Acoustic-Club-650347191745258/
08/01/2017 Folk Redlands present 3:30 p.m. 7 p.m. Alexandra Hills address will be provided on booking. Folk Redlands present Marcus's solo performance, get up close to one of our finest virtuouso guitarists. supported by Mama Juju & The Jam Tarts - Sassy, quirky - "songs you love made fresh with personality and great harmonies!” Bookings essential - limited seats. Tickets $ 25 includes light meal, tea/coffee. Bar Open. Email: vicky@artstable.net or phone 0433 333 494. Address will be provided on booking.
07/01/2017 THE RETRO BAR (Concert venue) 7:30 p.m. 2071 Moggill Road, Kenmore, Brisbane, QLD Marcus Sturrock plays solo Sat.7th Jan.. 2017 at Richard Harrisons ''THE RETRO BAR'. Whilst music is Richards passion so is providing great hospitality, from yoga, a wide selection of craft beers, wines, spirits, cocktails, tasty snacks, pizzas & world class music. Great sounding concert venue with dance floor & filming.          TICKETS via: https://www.trybooking.com/Booking/BookingEventSummary.aspx?eid=234647 OR http://www.theretrobar.com.au/What-s-On-pg28814.html $15 pre booking $12 at the door (07)3378 1209 Richard Harrison: 0419 156 646 Email: richard@theretrobar.com.au

Previous Events (2016)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
27/12/2016 WOODFORD FOLK FESTIVAL 7 a.m. Hour & a half drive north of Brisbane, or 40 minutes west of Caloundra or an hour south of Noosa. Marcus plays solo & with Andrew Clermont at the renowned Woodford Folk Festival 27th Dec. to 1st Jan. bringing in the new year in Brisbane Valley & Queensland's beautiful Sunshine Coast Hinterland in a rural valley surrounded by natural bushland & native wildlife & a superb view of the Glass House Mountains. Festival director Bill Hauritz said the gate takings and a record 126,996 attendance in 2016 coupled with a new layout and new venues had set the event up for the next decade. The festival is about an hour and a half drive north of Brisbane, or 40 minutes west of Caloundra or an hour south of Noosa. GETTING THERE: https://woodfordfolkfestival.com/prepare/getting-here/ HOME PAGE: https://woodfordfolkfestival.com/ TICKETS: https://woodfordfolkfestival.com/tickets/prices.html
23/12/2016 FINBARS 8 p.m. 12 Bicentenary Lane, Maleny, Queensland. A chance to hear MARCUS on Friday, 2 days prior to Xmas, at FINBARS, Woodfired Pizza & Tapas, Guinness, beers, wines, Irish themed setting, warm friendly atmosphere, a smorgasbord of music catering to a wide range of tastes in an intimate setting among the characteristic rolling green hills of the Sunshine Coast hinterland, close to The Glass House Mountains; prior to Marcus playing at the Woodford Folk Festival known to have 130,000 audience attendance. Richard 0487 978 535 (07) 5494 3146 Email: info@finbarsirishbar.com.au www.finbarsmaleny.com
23/11/2016 8 p.m. Indonesia 16th to 23rd Bali: Lombok, Legian, Ubud. Contact Mbl: 0421 109 818
11/11/2016 Wanneroo Folk Music Club (at Warwick) 8 p.m. Cnr Dorchester & Dugdale Sts, Warwick, Western Australia. The West Australian Folk Federation presents 'Wanneroo Folk Music Club', Fri.11th Nov. 8pm with Marcus playing solo. 8 pm. $10 (WAFF members $8) Email: John Ralph johndralph@hotmail.com. http://wafolk.iinet.net.au/clubs.html https://www.facebook.com/events/1720262484895975/
09/11/2016 Fly By Night Musicians Club 8:30 p.m. 179 High St, Fremantle, WA 6160 Marcus performs solo. Booking & Venue Coordinator Justine Crowther P: 08 9430 5208 M: 0449 666 567 e: contact@flybynight.org Ross Mccallum ramic@iinet.net.aup:  PO Box 73, Fremantle WA 6159
06/11/2016 SETTLERS HOUSE, 11:30 a.m. 125 Avon Terrace, York, Western Australia WA. Sunday 6th Nov. 11.30a.m. Marcus plays solo at Settlers House, indoor & outdoor (overlooking the stage) dinning in the picturesque surroundings of Yorks historic town, with a selection of breakfast & lunch indulgences. Tel: (08)964118848 Mobile +61 499 825 377 E: enquiries@settlershouseyork.com.au http://web2apps.mobi/app/wa?account=settlershouseyork https://m.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1246335775437082.1073741828.1243048315765828&type=3
05/11/2016 Darlington Arts Festival 3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Darlington Oval, Pine Terrace, Darlington, Perth, Western Australia. Set in the hills of Perth Western Australia Marcus plays a solo concert & holds guitar & music composition workshops Sat. 5th & Sun. 6th Nov. Times TBA. Mailing Address: PO Box 87, Darlington, WA, 6070 Email: admin@darlingtonartsfestival.org performingarts@darlingtonartsfestival.org
23/10/2016 SETTLERS HOUSE, YORK 11 a.m. 125 Avon Terrace, York, Western Australia WA. Sunday 11:30 a.m. Marcus plays solo at Settlers House, indoor & outdoor (overlooking the stage) dinning in the picturesque surroundings of Yorks historic town, with a selection of breakfast & lunch indulgences. 08964118848 Mobile +61 499 825 377 E: enquiries@settlershouseyork.com.au http://web2apps.mobi/app/wa?account=settlershouseyork https://m.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1246335775437082.1073741828.1243048315765828&type=3
16/10/2016 Jackadders Music Club 3 p.m. Woodlands Reserve Hall, Teakwood Ave, Woodlands (GPS: Warren Lake Hall). Sunday Sept 23rd Marcus plays solo at this friendly warm & inviting venue. Adults $8, WAFF, Children $2, WAFF members 50% discount email: carmel@carmelcharlton.com Carmel Charleton 9446 1558
02/10/2016 MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL 11:30 a.m. 125 Avon Terrace, York, Western Australia MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL, Sun. Marcus plays solo Settlers House, indoor & outdoor dinning overlooking the stage in the picturesque surroundings of Yorks historic town, WA., with a selection of breakfast & lunch indulgences. Festival Warriors in Mock Battles, Dance Groups, Blacksmith Display Re-enactments, Archery and Weapon Display, Medieval Parade, Banquet (Peasant style) 08964118848 Mobile +61 499 825 377 enquiries@settlershouseyork.com.au http://web2apps.mobi/app/wa?account=settlershouseyork https://m.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1246335775437082.1073741828.1243048315765828&type=3
27/09/2016 PERTH BLUES CLUB at The Charles Hotel 8 p.m. 509 Charles St, North Perth WA. Tues. Sept. 27th Marcus Sturrock plays solo. Advance tickets for the show from Ticketmaster at $25 for non-members. Members can purchase tickets at the club shop on Tuesdays for $20. www.perthbluesclub.com info@perthbluesclub.com (08) 9444 1051
26/09/2016 SETTLERS HOUSE, YORK noon 125 Avon Terrace, York, Western Australia Marcus plays solo at the York Jazz Festival, Settlers House, in the picturesque surroundings of Yorks historic town, WA., with a selection of breakfast & lunch indulgences. 08964118848 Mobile +61 499 825 377 enquiries@settlershouseyork.com.au http://web2apps.mobi/app/wa?account=settlershouseyork https://m.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1246335775437082.1073741828.1243048315765828&type=3
21/09/2016 Gypsy Tapas House 7 p.m. Cnr Queen & High Street, Fremantle Wed. 21st Sept. Marcus play's solo followed by Marcus & accompaniment by flautist, Cecelia Cecelia: Phone 9336 7135. Mbl: 0427 773 954 music@gypsytapashouse.com.au http://gypsytapashouse.com.au/
21/08/2016 FORTESCUE FESTIVAL (Newman, Pilbara region, WA) 9:30 a.m. 10 p.m. Capricorn Oval, Newman Marcus plays solo, times TBA Starting at 9:30am with the Festival Float Parade and concluding at 10:00pm. An inclusive Festival for everyone, named after Fortescue River, the third longest river in Western Australia, which runs just out of Newman, in the Pilbara region. The festival is of such importance locally that a public holiday is declared yearly on the following Monday and is the last stop on the North West Festival calendar. President - Anthony Middleton - 0405 666 482 Secreatry - Jessica Middleton - 0415 699 991 Facebook - www.facebook.com/newman.lions Website - www.newman.wa.lions.org.au Email - newmanlions@yahoo.com.au
31/07/2016 TBA 5 a.m. TBA Driving 20,000 klms the 'Strings loaded' back on board remote tour begins. Victoria to Munglinup, Esperance WA, Mandurah to Geraldton to One Arm Point to the far North of Western Australia (holding workshops & playing solo & with Tracy Harrington playing her Mandouki, a custom instrument combining a Mandoline & Basouki) to Yanchep to Woodford Qld to Tamworth NSW & on. TBA
30/07/2016 THE HOLE IN THE WALL CLUB>Esperance Motor Hotel 8 p.m. 11 p.m. 14 Andrew St, Esperance WA 6450 Sat. 30th July Marcus plays solo. Phone:+61 (08) 90711555 Email: esperancehotel@bigpond.com
30/07/2016 Hole in the Wall Club, Esperance Hotel 8 p.m. 11 p.m. 14 Andrew St, Esperance WA 6450 Sat. 30th July Marcus plays solo. Phone:+61 (08) 90711555 Email: esperancehotel@bigpond.com
29/06/2016 Australian Embassy Function Centre 8 p.m. TBA Marcus plays solo at The Australian Embassy Function. TBA
15/05/2016 BAR of BENGAL at KINDRED STUDIOS. 3 p.m. 6 p.m. 212 Whitehall St. Yarraville, Melbourne, Victoria. CD launch all proceeds go to the WESTERN WELCOME WAGON REFUGEE SUPPORT Marcus plays with McSherry & O'Brien & Director's Choice (formerly 'The Lowlands' band) with solo performances by Marcus Sturrock, Timothy J Fry Sunday 15th May, Family friendly event. http://www.kindredstudios.com.au/venue/functions-bar-of-bengal.aspx Tickets at door or Inka Marketing Communications/Events sara@inkamarketing.com.au +61 3 99425175 +61 421117627 Melb. PO Box 618 Williamstown 3016
01/05/2016 WALK AGAINST WANT noon 12:45 p.m. St. Johns Ambulance Hall, Crn. Belmore Road and Elgar Road, Mont Albert North/ex Box Hill (enter from Elgar Road, last building. SUNDAY MAY 1st WALK AGAINST WANT CHARITY, Marcus plays solo at Mont Albert North, Previously under the jurisdiction/municipality of Box Hill. For concert location & hall admin, Contact Person:Alan Stephens Ph. 0408 562 837
29/04/2016 The Railway Station, Service Street, Clunes 6 p.m. No public admission, however, refer to the right for festival public admissions. Prior to the Clunes Booktown Festival Marcus Sturrock plays to luminaries, VIP's & public figures at the pre festival, press launch FRIDAY 29th APRIL. THE FESTIVAL (in it's 10th Anniversary) COMMENCES 30 April/1 May 2016, Nation’s best authors award winners incl. Stella Prize winner, CBC award winner, internationally acclaimed photographic artists. Largest collection of rare, out-of-print, new, small-press publications, second hand & collectable books in Australia; approx. 18,000 people in attendance in 2015. 70 Service Street, Clunes VIC. 3370 TICKETS ON SALE NOW AT TRY BOOKING, https://www.trybooking.com/Booking/BookingEventSummary.aspx?eid=188483 Festival Pass online http://clunesbooktown.com.au/clunes-book-town-festival/ OR please try to bring cash for the entrance fee due to limited EFTPOS facilities, All Author talks, and discourses by Australian luminaries, Anna Bligh and Stan Grant, ARE INCLUDED IN THE TICKET PRICE of $10 for the entire weekend. This gives you access to everything. For those coming via public transport, rains will depart from Ballarat Station, with an honorary Town Crier to usher you aboard. There’s no Myki on this line, so you must buy your tickets the old-fashioned way! Artistic Director Ailsa Brackley du Bois Ph: 0467 959 955 or 03 5345 3947 Creative Clunes Inc Email: visitus@clunesbooktown.com.au Postal Address: PO Box 287, Clunes, Victoria 3370
26/04/2016 IAN WOOLF AUDITORIUM 7 p.m. 349 Barkers Rd. Kew. Victoria. Marcus performs solo & Orchestra at Ian Woolf Auditorium; followed by a function room discourse on his journey's as a session & solo concert musician at music festivals around Australia and overseas, (headlining at some), audio engineering (runs ‘Big Ear’s recording studios’), playing and composing music for movies, dance, theatre, visual arts, radio, television, circus, theme park and dressage, guitar workshops, DIY promotion/admin. private guitar lessons, lectures in song composition and audio engineering at TAFE, performing with Indian dance and music ensembles, bands, George Dobson orchestra, music therapy for the profoundly autistic, non neural typical and physically challenged, judging the ‘Australian Song Writers Competition, ‘WAMi Song Comp’. & ‘Murdoch University Band Competition’, a current record deal with ‘Rouseabout Records’ (MGM distributors) playing on a CD along with, Jeff Lang & Michael Fix; followed by questions & answers. Ticket Sales: OCGA NIGHT OF MUSIC (03) 9816 1222 trevor.black@carey.com.au
23/03/2016 CONFEST / Festival 9:50 p.m. 9:50 p.m. Deniliquin Road / Pretty Pine Road, Moulamein, NSW. Marcus will be holding 3 guitar workshops & 2 music composition workshops & 7 concerts. The festival is a week long; 23/3/2016 to 30/3/2016. $100 online, $150 at the gate. http://confest.org.au
31/01/2016 JAVA ST ANDREW SOCIETY. Burn's Supper Night Concer 8 p.m. Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav, 10-11, Jakarta, Indonesia 10220. QUOTE: Marcus Sturrock is truly one of the best Guitarist's & songwriters in Australia at the moment and as the name suggests was originally from Edinburgh & really is absolutely perfect for us and very keen on all things Burns: BRIAN PROUDFOOT, Java, Saint Andrews Society. As heard on Marcus's last CD, Duo partner extraordinaire Andy Davis, one of the finest Pipers on Uilleann Irish Pipes, Highland Pipes, Lowland Small Pipes, Irish Whistle & Bodhran drum will join Marcus. Andy plays traditional Irish & Scottish music, also taking the pipes into the realm of a Funk brass section, a Jimi Hendrix on Pipes. An innovative Duo. Laura at thompsonsjakarta@gmail.com for tickets.
17/01/2016 FRANK'S CIDER BAR & CAFE 2 p.m. 3118 Huon Highway Franklin, Tasmania Marcus performs solo & accompanied by Terry on Sax & Flute. Duo with Marcus Sturrock (mandolin, guitar, vocals) & special guests Steph Donovan on violin, vocals & guitar in Tasmania’s scenic Huon Valley, Franklin, overlooking the River. Meals, coffee, Multi award winning 100% Tasmanian fruit cider. Naomie Clark-Port: 0438 663525 Tony Port: 0417 523 275.
10/01/2016 FRANK'S CIDER BAR & CAFE 3 p.m. 5 p.m. 3118 Huon Highway Franklin, Tasmania Marcus performs solo in Tasmania’s scenic Huon Valley, Franklin, in an atmospheric 1870's cellar door, formerly St John’s Church Hall with local food, coffee & 100% Tasmanian fruit (multi award winning) ciders. Naomie Clark-Port: 0438 663525 Tony Port: 0417 523 275.

Previous Events (2015)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
11/11/2015 Victoria University VU Metro West University Dept. 8 p.m. Address: 138 Nicholson St, Footscray VIC 3011 Public Pedagogy Phone: (03) 9919 4000
04/11/2015 Gypsy Tapas House 7 p.m. Cnr Queen & High Street, Fremantle Marcus play's solo followed by Marcus & accompaniment by flautist, Cecelia WED. 4TH NOV. Cecelia: Phone 9336 7135. Mbl: 0427 773 954 music@gypsytapashouse.com.au http://gypsytapashouse.com.au/
31/10/2015 Darlington Arts Festival 4 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Workshop Tent on the grounds, Darlington Oval, Pine Terrace, Darlington, Perth, Western Australia. 31/10/2015 Darlington Arts Festival 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., on the grounds. After Marcus's performance, a 1 ½ hr workshop, exploring unique guitar techniques, tunings and styles on the baritone, 6 & 7 steel string acoustic guitars & tension and resolution of composition attainable to all levels; sustaining interest and passion for playing.
31/10/2015 Darlington Arts Festival, main stage. 2:45 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Darlington Oval, Pine Terrace, Darlington, Perth, Western Australia. MARCUS PERFORMS SOLO, MAIN STAGE. 52nd DARLINGTON ARTS FESTIVAL: Saturday 31st October & Sunday 1st November, 2015, in the hills setting of Darlington, eclectic music, an array of ethnic groups over two days with free entertainment, free workshops for all ages, horse & camel rides, market stalls, arts & crafts exhibitions, food, wine, film festival, literary festival, book readings, writing & music workshops.
22/10/2015 Gypsy Tapas House 8 p.m. Cnr Queen & High Street, Fremantle Marcus play's solo followed by Marcus & accompaniment by flautist, Cecelia. Cecelia: Phone 9336 7135. Mbl: 0427 773 954 music@gypsytapashouse.com.au
18/10/2015 Jackadders Music Club 3 p.m. Woodlands Reserve Hall, Teakwood Ave, Woodlands. (GPS: Warren Lake Hall) Marcus plays solo at this friendly warm & inviting venue, an old favourite of his. Sunday 3pm Adults $8, WAFF, Children $2, WAFF members 50% discount email: carmel@carmelcharlton.com Carmel Charleton 9446 1558
16/10/2015 Mundaring Folk 'n' Blues Club 7:30 p.m. Mundaring Sporting Club 665 Coolgardie Road, Mundaring, WA Marcus returns to his old stomping ground after a festival tour over East. In fact The Mundaring folk 'n' blues club is where it all started for Marcus on the festival circuit. Originally he had thought that the folk scene may not be open to his eclectic style of music. Since his initial performances at the folk club in the early years at Mundaring Sharing & Mahogany Inn, he has headlined at some folk and music festivals worldwide. Marcus is currently signed to 'Roustabout Records' with a CD soon to be released along with Tommy Emmanuel & Jeff Lang. After a break from music Marcus's homecoming reveals some new original compositions. mundaringfolknblues@gmail.com http://www.mfnbc.iinet.net.au (08) 2951109 The Mundaring Folk 'n' Blues Club presents a wide variety of local & international artists with a wide variety of music, played LIVE. $8.00. A bar at better than pub prices and there is often a home cooked meal 
14/10/2015 Fly by Night Musicians Club (Gaslight Club) 8 p.m. 179 High St, Fremantle, Perth, WA. A chance to see Marcus perform at his 4th last gig in WA at the end of his Australia tour before he heads back East. (08)9430 5208. $10 entry.
06/10/2015 PERTH BLUES CLUB 8 p.m. 509 Charles St, North Perth WA. The Charles Hotel Marcus Sturrock plays solo at THE 'LARRY CARLTON & ROBIN FORD' dedication night. Advance tickets for the show are now on sale from Ticketmaster at $25 for non-members. Members can purchase tickets at the club shop on Tuesdays for $20. www.perthbluesclub.com info@perthbluesclub.com (08) 9444 1051
07/09/2015 Amaroo Festival 2nd to 12th September 2015 Peaks Crossing, Queensland, Australia. Amphitheatre & Pavilion
04/09/2015 FOLK BY THE SEA. 4-6 SEPT. 2015 8 p.m. NSW Kiama is an easy train trip from Sydney, less than 2 hours drive from Sydney CBD or 2.5 hours drive from Canberra on the South Coast of NSW Marcus plays at FOLK by the SEA an intimate folk festival featuring the sounds of folk, world, roots, Celtic, bluegrass and gypsy music over 3 days in the picturesque seaside town of Kiama; featuring 35 artists from overseas and all around Australia in 70 concerts at Kiama Show ground and a free day of local folk artists on the Sunday in Hindmarsh Park and other locations around Kiama. www.folkbythesea.com.au www.folkbythesea.com.au
30/07/2015 Ian Woolf Auditorium 7 p.m. 10 p.m. Carey Baptist Grammar School, Kew Campus 349 Barkers Road, Kew, Victoria Marcus plays solo with an eclectic mix of music along with Symphony Orchestra, Spanish Guitar Ensemble, Viola, Double Bass, Piano. 350 seat capacity. pauline.thomson@carey.com.au> OCGA Night of Music Pauline Thomson Head of Orchestra Strings Donvale and Kew Campuses Telephone: 61 3 9816 1392.
01/07/2015 Kawaii Klub ^_^ 8 p.m. Omoshiroi. Invite only, contact: 0421 109 818
14/06/2015 BENGAL BAR at KINDRED STUDIOS 4 p.m. 7 p.m. 212 Whitehall St. Yarraville, Victoria. Marcus plays solo & various musicians add to the eclectic mix for the asylum seekers charity benefit (Welcome Wagon) concert 'WINTER SOLSTICE'. Sunday/family friendly event. $5 at the door. Inka Marketing Communications/Events sara@inkamarketing.com.au +61 3 99425175 +61 421117627 M E L B. PO BOX 618 Williamstown 3016
03/05/2015 OLD BUS DEPOT MARKETS noon 4 p.m. 21 Wentworth Ave, Kingston, Wentworth Canberra, A.C.T. After the floods in NSW some gigs were cancelled, so off to the Sunday Markets in Canberra. Marcus performs solo at Canberra's National award winning venue/Australian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame, level 1. No booking necessary. INFO, Mbl: 0421 109 818 or Gail (02) 6295 3331
23/04/2015 Ian Woolf Auditorium 7 p.m. 349 Barkers Rd. Kew. Victoria. Marcus plays songs & tunes in the Ian Woolf auditorium. Then in a relaxed, sometimes humorous atmosphere he discusses his journey as a session and concert musician playing at major and small music festivals around Australia and overseas, (headlining at some) & audio engineering (runs ‘Big Ear’s recording studios’) & playing and composing music for movies, dance, theatre, visual arts, radio, television, circus, theme park and dressage, his guitar workshops, private guitar lessons, lectures in song composition and audio engineering at TAFE, performing with Indian dance and music ensembles, George Dobson orchestra, carer and music therapy for the profoundly autistic, non neural typical and physically challenged, Judging the ‘Australian Song Writers Competition, ‘WAMi Song Comp’. & ‘Murdoch University Band Competition’ & how through a friends referral Marcus recently excepted a record deal with ‘Rouseabout Records’ playing on a CD along with Tommy Emmanuel, Jeff Lang and Michael Fix; followed by questions & answers. trevor.black@carey.com.au

Previous Events (2014)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
01/11/2014 DARLINGTON ARTS FESTIVAL, MAIN STAGE 2:45 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Perth Hill, village of Darlington, approx. 30 minutes drive from the Perth CBD. MARCUS SOLO, Saturday at the 51st DARLINGTON ARTS FESTIVAL, MAIN STAGE. http://www.darlingtonartsfestival.org/be-a-darlinghttp://www.darlingtonartsfestival.org/SaturdayEntertainmentProgrammeV3.pdf President: Sue Lavell oshadhi@iinet.net.au Phone: 08 9299 7420
26/09/2014 Jarrahdale Concert 7 p.m. 640 Jarrahdale Rd Jarrahdale WA, Australia‎ MARCUS STURROCK & ERIC NORDBERG as 'THE MERRICS', duo. +61 8 9525 5015
06/09/2014 Jarahadale Concert 7 p.m. 640 JarrAhdale Rd Jarrahdale WA, Australia‎ MARCUS STURROCK & ERIC NORDBERG as 'THE MERRICS' +61 8 9525 5015
06/06/2014 Ticket & location details 0421 109 818 7 p.m. TONY WOODWARD & ROBERT HOUGH Paradise Concert featuring MARCUS because It's his website. Lol 0421 109 818
21/03/2014 MUNDARING ARTS CENTRE 7 p.m. 7190 Great Eastern Hwy (crn Nichol St.) Mundaring, WA Marcus performs solo at an Art Exhibition featuring graduates from WA's tertiary institutions. Free event. RSVP. info@mundaringartscentre.com.au www.mundaringartscentre.com.au (08) 9295 3991
09/02/2014 CHIDLOW TAVERN 3 a.m. 6 p.m. 4 Thomas Street, Chidlow, Western Australia. THE MERRICS DUO reunite after Marcus's 5 month concert tour (08) 9572 4154 Email:chidlow@chidlowtavern.com.au
01/02/2014 Kemang Raya No.11, Kemang, Jakarta Sela, Indonesia 8 a.m. Marcus playing Saturday night at the biggest Irish pub (Murphys) in Indonesia in the affluent Kemang area of Jakarta, Murphy’s was the first authentic Irish pub in Jakarta, Indonesia. 250 Tickets sold to date, be quick Laura at thompsonsjakarta@gmail.com for tickets. Ph: 021 7183382, Email: info@murphysjakarta.com
31/01/2014 JAVA ST ANDREW SOCIETY BURN'S 6 p.m. Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav, 10-11, Jakarta, Indonesia 10220 JAVA ST ANDREW SOCIETY: Burn's Concert night. A Scots night to remember in Indonesia with musicians from around the world. QUOTE: Marcus Sturrock is truly one of the best Guitarist's & songwriters playing the circuit in Australia at the moment and as the name suggests was originally from Edinburgh. You'll find some background online but he really is absolutely perfect for us and very keen on all things burns.... BRIAN PROUDFOOT, JAVA ST ANDREW SOCIETY. Marcus will be joined by piper extraordinaire, duo partner Andy Davis. Laura at thompsonsjakarta@gmail.com for tickets.
30/01/2014 MOLLY MALONES 6 p.m. Molly Malone’s Irish Pub, Plaza Senayan Arcadia, Jalan New Delhi, Senayan, Jakarta Celtic Connections night at Molly Malones- Andy Davis and Marcus Sturrock will be joined by some local talent in a traditional Scottish / Irish acoustic session, how it's meant to be played ceilidh featuring talent from Scotland, Australia and sweet home Jakarta. Marcus Sturrock and Piper Andy Davis, good chance to catch up with two fine musicians. Check out the endorsements. Email: info@mollysjakarta.com Phone: 021 579 01433 http://www.mollysjakarta.com/
19/01/2014 CHIDLOW TAVERN 3 a.m. 6 p.m. 4 Thomas Street, Chidlow, Western Australia. THE MERRICS DUO reunite after Marcus's 5 month concert tour. Family friendly, great food, drinks & music in a shaded outside & inside area. (08) 9572 4154 Email:chidlow@chidlowtavern.com.au

Previous Events (2013)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
29/12/2013 Chidlow Tavern 3 p.m. 7 p.m. 4 Thomas Street, near corner of Old Northam Road Chidlow, Western Australia THE MERRICS DUO reunite after Marcus's 5 month concert tour Phone: 08 9572 4154 Email: tavern@chidlowtavern.com.au
22/12/2013 The Raw Restaurant 2 a.m. 181 HIghtfield Street Fremantle WA Fine vegetarian & vegan food. Supporting live eclectic music. Marcus plays solo 9433 4647 info@therawkitchen.com.au. www.therawkitchen.com.au
22/11/2013 MOUNT HELENA TAVERN 6 p.m. 10 p.m. 900 Keane Street, Mount Helena, Western Australia, Australia Marcus returns to the Mount Helena Tavern after a 5 month concert tour (08) 9572 1221
17/11/2013 FOLK IN THE FOREST FETSIVAL 11:30 a.m. FOLK IN THE FOREST, Banksia Springs Cottages Banksiadale Road Dwellingup W.A., FRI. 15th to SUN. 17th NOV. CANCER RESEARCH Marcus solo incl. overseas musicians. Little Folk Childrens' Cancer Charity, 100% of all donations go to this research via the Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation. We do not have any paid collectors or organisers, committee and performers are volunteers, and we never use any part of your donations for anything other than our stated charitable cause. To date we have raised over $100,000.00 Festival tickets are $65.00, early-bird price $50.00 until 30th September. You can purchase these tickets by EFT to LITTLE FOLK INC BSB 066115 A/C NO 10274813 please identify your payment with your name and the designation FF2013 or by posting a cheque, payable to Little Folk Inc 11 Montreal Road, Woodbridge 6056 Accommodation $50.00 per person per night for a bed, and $25.00 per person per night for camping ALSO ample space for tents, caravans, motor homes etc. 'Dosser's Dorm' at the same price as camping & two person tents for those who don't have a tent. More about that later Cost for Saturday's breakfast is $10.00. folkintheforest@gmail.com http://www.hotfrog.com.au/Companies/Little-Folk-Childrens-Cancer-Charity http://www.meetup.com/Little-Folk/
15/11/2013 The Mundaring Folk 'n' Blues Club 7 p.m. Mundaring Sporting Club, 665 Coolgardie Rd. Mundaring, WA Marcus performs solo at THE HEADLINER NIGHT: Last show of the year. The Club presents a wide variety of local and international artists in a warm & inviting atmosphere for all ages. entry $8.00, limited tickets, be quick. A bar at better than pub prices & home cooked meals. DOORS OPEN 7.15pm show starts 8pm. 92951109, Mbl:0402 008 211 or at the door "Derrick Nichols" wa@blygold.com.au http://www.mfnbc.iinet.net.au/ mundaringfolkclub@gmail.com "Mundaring & Blues Club" <mfbc_4@bigpond.com>
27/10/2013 WHIM FESTIVAL. 1 p.m. Pioneer Park 900 Keane St, Mt Helena WA MARCUS SOLO PERFORMANCE MAIN STAGE. 3,000 people were involved in the previous Whim Festival. WHIM FESTIVAL : Music, orchestras/solo/duos/trios/quartets art & handcraft, food stalls & photographic exhibition, for all ages. President: Gwyn Dean - 9572 1447 Email: secretary@mthelena.org.au Secretary: Valerie Jenner - 0423 237 473 http://www.mthelena.org.au/whimfestival.html Entertainment co-ordinator: Phil Bourgault philbourgault@hotmail.com Mbl: 0414 261 160
01/10/2013 THE MAHAL 7:30 p.m. Rainforest Plaza 4/43 Maple Street, Maleny, Queensland MAHAL world standard multi cultural / eclectic fine music & fine food reflecting Indian Cuisine with authentic Pakistani flavor as cooked in an Indian & Pakistani home . Marcus plays solo & with guest Tabla player Boaz Gill. BOAZ (07) 54999913 0488 283 451 Shaffaf Initiatives Pty Ltd
30/09/2013 THE UPFRONT CLUB 8:30 p.m. 31 Maple St Maleny, Queensland Solo performance. ON SALE: new double CD 'FLORENCE BOURKE & the VIRTUAL DOUGHNUT CIRCUS' $20, an eclectic mix of solo & multi-instrumental & vocal compositions by Marcus, with guest/friend musicians, incl. movie sound tracks from South African production 'True Dream' Danny Rose, Mbl: 0427 022 612 http://www.upfrontclub.org/contact
29/09/2013 THE ARTIST TREE CLEVELAND 4 p.m. 6 p.m. 14/99 Bloomfield St, Cleveland, QUEENSLAND MARCUS PERFORMS SOLO in the CONCERT AREA, an all age venue, visual arts / gifts (original works by local artists and writers) & music performance infused with the tastes of delicious coffee, tasty morsels and fragrant tea, smells, sights & sounds of creativity. CONCERT TICKETS $15 WORKSHOP $10, MASTERCLASSES $15, BRUCE OR VICKY (07) 34 88 26 24 askme@artistree.net.au http://www.artistree.net.au/ http://www.facebook.com/TheArtistTreeCleveland
29/09/2013 THE ARTIST TREE CLEVELAND 6 p.m. 14/99 Bloomfield St, Cleveland, QUEENSLAND GUITAR WORKSHOP INCL. SONG WRITING SKILLS. In a relaxed, sometimes humorous atmosphere attainable to all levels, Marcus plays and teaches his unique techniques, tunings and styles on the Baritone, 6 & 7 steel string acoustic guitars. He explores the tension & resolution of composition and ways to sustain interest & passion for playing through spontaneity & techniques such as melody & chord progressions while simultaneously playing percussion on the guitars body; with questions & answers. Also Avail: Delicious coffee, tasty morsels & fragrant tea. CONCERT TICKETS $15 WORKSHOP $10, MASTERCLASSES $15, BRUCE OR VICKY (07) 34 88 26 24 askme@artistree.net.au http://www.artistree.net.au/ http://www.facebook.com/TheArtistTreeCleveland
28/09/2013 MALENY R.S.L. CLUB 3 p.m. 1 Bunya St. Maleny (near the bridge) QUEENSLAND Marcus performs solo at "One Man’s Band" Concert, 90 kims. north of Brisbane on the Blackall Range overlooking the Sunshine Coast hinterland near the Glass house Mountains in Queensland, Australia. Marcus will demonstrate Guitars hand crafted by Doug Eaton a Luthier of 45 years, President of the Australian Association of Musical Instrument Makers, Qld. Branch since June 1995, and national president since 1999. Ph: 07 5494 4046 Mob: 0413 843 652 Email: sr.music@bigpond.com
27/09/2013 FINBARS MALENY 6:30 p.m. Unit 2 / 12 Bicentenary Lane Maleny, Qeensland. MARCUS, LIVE SOLO PERFORMANCE Delicious wood fired pizza in an enjoyable Irish themed setting with quality world class, wide genre music. Paul or Anthony (07) 5494 3146 Mbl: 0418 189 347 anthony@finbars.com.au
27/08/2013 BROWNES STADIUM 7 p.m. Goddard Street Lathlain WA Marcus performs Solo & Duo with Anthony Hargraves, Cambodian Orphans Concert Bs: (08) 9362 4499 Mbl: 0421 109 818
18/07/2013 SCALA Live (concert venue) 9:50 p.m. 141 Currie Street, Adelaide CBD (cnr of Light Square & Curries Street). SA Marcus headlining solo performance presented by SCALA – Songwriters, Composers & Lyricists Association Inc. since 1987, at The Light Hotel in 'The High Rollers Lounge' Adelaide’s renovated, contemporary, premier venue, situated on picturesque Light Square, open to all who want to hear the newest original music and songs presented by its creator, away from the bustle of the main portion of the Hotel, Seats 100 people. Contact: Corey (08) 8231 4044 Mbl: 0422 883 247 SCALA Live @ The Light, http://www.scala.org.au/ http://www.colonellighthotel.com.au/
18/07/2013 101.5fm ADELAIDE RADIO digital 6:15 p.m. 228 North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia. LIVE PERFORMANCE & INTERVIEW THURS. with presenter Clayton Werner on 'SONGCATCHER'. Songwriters experiences, inspirations, how they ply their trade, and why their musical ideas become musical compositions. Featuring MARCUS STURROCK. songcatcheradl@gmail.com radioadelaidemusic@adelaide.edu.au https://radio.adelaide.edu.au/ +61 (0)8 8313 5000
17/07/2013 THE LIGHT HOTEL 8 p.m. 141 Currie Street, Adelaide, CBD (cnr of Light Square & Currie Street). SA Marcus solo presented by SCALA – Songwriters, Composers & Lyricists Association Inc. since 1987, The Light Hotel in Adelaide’s renovated, contemporary, premier venue, situated on picturesque Light Square, open to all who want to hear the newest original music and songs presented by its creator. Contact: Corey (08) 8231 4044 Mbl: 0422 883 247 SCALA Live @ The Light http://www.scala.org.au/ http:/ www.colonellighthotel.com.au/
17/07/2013 5EFM 'THE FORUM' 89.3 & 94.7 FM 11 a.m. 18 SEAVIEW RD. VICTOR HARBOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA Marcus, RADIO INTERVIEW & LIVE PERFORMANCE, WEDNESDAY with presenter the charismatic ROB HENDERSON 5EFM on air since 1991, the only Community Broadcaster heard across the entire Southern Fleurieu Peninsula. (08) 8552 5655 http://www.5efm.org.au/ FM Dial: Victor Harbor & South Coast 89.3 - Strathalbyn & Yankalilla Districts 94.7
14/07/2013 CLUB ACOUSTICA ECLECTICA 6 p.m. Shop 11 & 12 Balhannah Junction Shopping Center 84 Main Street Balhannah SA. Just behind the pub. Solo performance at The Olive Branch Cafe FINE FOOD, FINE MUSIC ‘one-stop- venue, local produce and gourmet products, merchandise area, warm inviting atmosphere. Tickets $30 BOB MOLLOY, 0423 578 063 incl. 2 course meal & show OR Phone: 8398 0009 OR bookings@olivebranchcafe.com.au www.facebook.com bmolloy27@gmail.com
13/07/2013 The Singing Gallery 7:30 p.m. 133 Main Rd McLaren Vale South Australia The Singing Gallery is set in the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula & has featured many Musicians from around the world with some incredible live recordings. Tickets $20 Dave Clark 0413 358 618 dave@singinggallery.com.au http://www.singinggallery.com.au/
12/07/2013 TRIBE FM RADIO Inc 91.1 'Drive Time' 5 p.m. 6 p.m. 6 Railway Tce, Willunga South Australia INTERVIEW & PERFORMANCE on 'Drive Time' Fri. with presenter Marty Summers a broad range of listening programs to the eclectic community that is the Willunga basin and beyond. http://tribefmradio.com.au/ (08) 8556 2967
10/07/2013 891 Evenings ABC Radio, Adelaide 9:20 p.m. 85 North East Road Collinswood, SA WED. Interview & live performance on a unique, warm and engaging radio program with presenter Peter Goers, a fiery witty big hearted man who sees himself as, “the same as everyone else, just a regular guy.” Peter was honoured in the 2013 Australia Day Awards with the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to the community as a radio broadcaster. http://www.abc.net.au/profiles/content/s1869440.htm?site=adelaide (08) 8343 4000
10/07/2013 5EFM 'THE FORUM' 89.3 & 94.7 FM 10:30 a.m. 18 SEAVIEW RD. VICTOR HARBOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA RADIO INTERVIEW & LIVE PERFORMANCE WITH PRESENTER ROB HENDERSON 5EFM on air since 1991, the only Community Broadcaster heard across the entire Southern Fleurieu Peninsula. (08) 8552 5655 http://www.5efm.org.au/ FM Dial: Victor Harbor & South Coast 89.3 - Strathalbyn & Yankalilla Districts 94.7
07/07/2013 OneFourteen 4 p.m. 114-116 Nepean Highway Mentone, Melbourne. Solo performance, Marcus's final Vict. gig. OneFourteen, formally the Nighthawk Blues, newest live music venue for the bayside area in Melbourne. Sara (03) 9583 8511 or 0400 173 901 enquiries@onefourteen.com.au www.onefourteen.com.au https://www.facebook.com/onefourteenlive
06/07/2013 St. Andrews Hotel 1 p.m. 4 p.m. Cnr Kangaroo Ground Rd. & St. Andrews Rd St. Andrews, VIC Solo performance. Nestled in the foothills of the Kinglake National Park, 40 minutes from Melbourne, fast becoming one of Victoria's top live music venues, famous around Australia for attracting great Blues and Roots musicicians. St Andrews Pub has produced many CD's of performances by some of Australia's top musicians winning praise from reviewers and punters alike. Cameron (03) 9710 1201 http://www.standrewspub.com/ https://www.facebook.com/standrews.hotel.7?fref=ts
23/06/2013 Black Hill Hotel 3:30 p.m. 8 p.m. 502 Peel Street Black Hill / Ballarat Marcus Sturrock guitar virtuoso solo performance. Country side location, warm inviting atmosphere. family friendly, wood fire, fine food. Brian Pember 0419 633 141 (03) 5334 4635 info@blackhillhotel.com http://www.blackhillhotel.com/
22/06/2013 The Empress Hotel 3 p.m. 6 p.m. 714 Nicholson Street North Fitzroy Vict. Sorry ticketed Seating SOLD OUT, no longer avail. by phone or online. Tickets at the door for Standing room only. Marcus Solo gig with guest artists, The Goddess + Tomas Fitzgerald. The Empress has been a hub of creative & alternative live music since for a long time & in demand with musicians from all over Australia of all genres, a meeting ground for creative, alternative people of all types, and you are never too big to play The Empress. SEATS 250 people. SORRY, ​Wines from New Zealand across to Margaret River (W.A.) TICKETS Ph: (03) 9489 8605 Dima Shafro: theempress@theempresshotel.com.au http://www.theempresshotel.com.au/ Merch stand.
21/06/2013 THE PRODUCE STORE (for music lovers) 7:30 p.m. 10:30 p.m. 68 High Street Mansfield, Victoria. SEATED TICKETS SOLD OUT, STANDING ROOM ONLY FOR 20 PERSONS. Marcus solo performance in the High Country in an 1895 rustic building, high ceilings, crafted rafters, a wonderful ambience. Presenting the highest calibre of musicians. Regional produce, e.g. wine room (over 70 wines) superlative coffee, seasonal menu, local works of art by respected artists. Trading Hours: open Tues. to Sun. 9am to 5pm 
breakfast, lunch & coffee all day.
 Fridays, open for dinner and live performances bookings recommended, TICKETS $15.                                                                                                               Your Hosts: Dean & Gillian Belle & team info@theproducestore.com.au www.theproducestore.com.au/‎ ph:03 5779 1404 Trading Hours: open Tuesdays to Sundays from 9am to 5pm
breakfast, lunch and coffee all day.Bookings recommended for Live performances, Friday evenings.
21/06/2013 Radio Mansfield 99.7FM 5 p.m. 6 p.m. Studio Location 62 High Street Mansfield VICT. Live performance & interview with presenter Tim Crawford. Fridays, feature artist http://www.radiomansfield.org.au/
16/06/2013 The Cosmopolitan Hotel 1 p.m. 4 p.m. 21 High Street Trentham, Vict. Marcus Solo The Cosmopolitan is located in Victoria's Macedon Ranges, gourmet restaurant, organic pork, vegetables, fruit and herbs, cheese, smallgoods, biodynamic breads, chutneys and preserves. Gourmands of the superb chocolates, biscuits, cakes, icecream, honey and jams, flagship Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Méthode Champenoise, superlative Shiraz & Riesling, noteworthy Cabernet, Merlot & Pilpnot Gris, award-winning premium ales. Venue Owner: Rod Hughes & Peter Griffin Venue Contact: Nel Staite, Nelephant productions. http://www.thecosmopolitanhotel.com.au/contact.htm
15/06/2013 Bhodi Tree Cafe 7:30 p.m. 317 Maroondah Hwy Healsville, Victoria. Solo performance Firak, Ph: (03) 5962 4407 fantfirak@gmail.com
14/06/2013 The Glenlyon General Store 6 p.m. 8 p.m. 63 Barkly St. Glenlyon Victoria Solo performance. Minutes from Daylesford and Hepburn Springs, Glenlyon General Store is a unique venue, a performance area with great acoustics. Daily breakfast & lunch 'Restaurant Night' Tues. Friday nights offer dinner & live music, extensive range of local produce, beer, wine, cider, bi-monthly art exhibitions by local artisans, open fires, sofa seating & courtyard. Venue Owners: Tania & David Levens http://www.glenlyongeneralstore.com.au/ Venue Contact p: 5348 7922 e: shop@glenlyongeneralstore.com.au Nel Staite, Nelephant Productions 0437 628 911
08/06/2013 LOST ON BARKLY 4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 211 Barkly St St. Kilda (Next to claypots) APOLOGISES (BEYOND MARCUS'S CONTROL) THERE HAS BEEN A TIME A CHANGE TO 4.30pm. If fans are unable to be contacted or are not responding to emails etc. & attend the original concert time please contact Mbl: 0421 109 818 for Marcus's latest CD, free. Meg. 0408 229 938
07/06/2013 Kinglake Pub 7:30 p.m. 10 p.m. 28 Whittlesea-Kinglake Road, Kinglake VICT. Marcus Sturrock Guitar virtuoso with vocals. Country pub with a difference, friendly atmosphere, open fire, extensive wine list, signature dishes, most herbs and veggies used are organically grown in their own veggie garden. Hearty breakfast, Sat. Sun. 8am to 11am. Accommodation http://www.kinglakepub.com.au/ (03) 5786 1230 info@kinglakepub.com.au http://www.kinglakepub.com.au/
01/06/2013 Kelly's Bar & Grill 7 p.m. 10 p.m. 1510 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd Olinda VICT. Built in 1891 one of the oldest licensed venues in the state. Rumour has it, Kate Kelly, mother, outlaw, horsewoman & sister to Australia's most infamous bushranger 'Ned' Kelly lived here, . Supporting local produce, dry goods coffee, wine, cider beer, meats, fruit vegetables etc. Tim (03) 9751 1056
22/05/2013 CousCous experience (private function) 7:30 p.m. see booking info Marcus Solo and playing with some of the creame da la creme of talent from around Australia. For tickets & address please Ph: 0421 109 818 Venue seats 275. 10 seats left as of today.
19/05/2013 Canberra Pavillion 10 a.m. 4 p.m. 21 Wentworth Ave, Kingston Canberra, ACT Marcus performs a series of 3 solo concerts at Canberra's national award winning venue/Australian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame. Mbl: 0421 109 818 (02) 6295 3331 or (02) 6239 5306
17/05/2013 The Merry Muse 7:30 p.m. 54 McCaughey St, TURNER, ACT Canberra Southern Cross Club MARCUS Solo performance, CD launch Merry Muse (presented by the Monaro Folk Society) Canberra's best live eclectic performance venue. Guest artist 'POLK' Tickets: Full $17, Concessions $14, MFS - Members $12, Under 16 yo - FREE! Contact: 0421 109 818 or Tim Keeble 0412 463 388 timkeeble@optus.net.au
17/05/2013 ArtSound FM Radio 92.7 & 90.3 noon Manuka Arts Centre 
Cnr. NSW Crescent & Manuka Circle 
(right behind Manuka Oval, next door to the cricket nets) 
Manuka ACT Friday, Live performance & Interview with Marcus. Presenter Phil Birch-Marston. New broadcast and recording studios. On my world tours ArtSound Fm are the finest eclectic music radio station that I have come across, celebrating their 30th anniversary in Canberra's centenary year. www.artsound.fm Office: +61 (0)2 6295 7444 
On air: +61 (0)2 6295 8444
 judy admin@artsound.fm NA
14/05/2013 Kurrajong Hall 7 p.m. 14 Comleroy Rd Kurrajong, NSW Concert followed by Guitar Mastrer Class Concert tickets $15 Mbl: 0421 109 818. Master Class, pre booking required & interview
12/05/2013 The Church Bar 6:30 p.m. 22 Kable Street, Windsor, NSW MOTHERS DAY Solo performance in an warm inviting atmosphere in a historical majestically restored Church in the heart of Windsor, extensive menu, fresh produce, NSW beers. Nora (02) 45776151 No entrance fee.
11/05/2013 Hawkesbury under the stars. (rear of HB. Hotel) 7:30 p.m. 335 George St Windsor NSW Marcus Sturrock, Solo performance. Net review results show 'excellent'. e.g. fantastic food, newly built live entertainment covered outdoor stage located in the foothills of the Blue Mountains. David Ph (02) 4577 3050 Tickets $25 (17 seats left as from today)
09/05/2013 Sutherland Folk Club/Casino 7:30 p.m. Crn of Manchester Road Kingsway Gymea, NSW Marcus headline Solo performance with guests Jenny Mbl: 0413673317 jg.watson@hotmail.com
04/05/2013 Macquarie Towns Music Club 7 p.m. St Peters Ed. Centre 384 Windsor Street Richmond NSW Lydia Solo performance Lydia Bowen-Clare (02) 4576 0521
03/05/2013 Illawarra Folk Club NSW THE OWEN THEATRE 7:30 p.m. City Diggers Casino 82 Church St Wollongong NSW Marcus Solo Performance & Ami Williamson. Tickets $25 Russell Hannah, 02 4297 1777, 0488 97 1777, info@illawarrafolkclub.org.au THE OWEN THEATRE Seats 250
03/05/2013 ABC Radio Sydney INTERVIEW & LIVE PERFORMANCE, DETAILS TO BE CONFIRMED
24/04/2013 NSW, ST. ALBANS MUSIC FESTIVAL Webb's Creek Ferry Road St. Albans NSW Marcus, one of the Headline acts, St Albans Folk Festival, showcases the best of the best interstate and international performers, song writers and musicians. Camp on the banks of the McDonald River in the beautiful Hawkesbury River area, North of Sydney and West of Gosford. Sydney to Wisemans' Ferry cross the Hawkesbury River on the Webb Creek Ferry, meander through the McDonald Valley. is now sealed to St Albans. Alternative route via the Wisemans' Ferry - largely unsealed. http://www.stalbansfolkfestival.com.au/
20/04/2013 Iron Festival Lithgow Showground NSW 20th & 21st April. The best little festival in the Universe:. The 14th Annual Ironfest, in a sun drenched valley on the western side of the Blue Mountains World Heritage National Park. Tickets: www.ironfest.net & facebook.com/ironfest. Tourist info:1300760267
17/04/2013 Nullarbor Roadhouse - SA 5 p.m. 273.84kms West of Ceduna - Driving 295 km (3 hours 1 min) Eyre Highway Far West Coast Solo on the Nullarbor Desert plains. Where next? NA
08/03/2013 Parkerville Tavern 6:30 p.m. 10:30 p.m. 6 Owen Road Parkerville WA Marcus solo & with band 'Bombay Sky Divers' open air concert 08 9295 4500 parkypub@bigpond.com
17/02/2013 Swan Hotel Lounge 6 p.m. 6:45 p.m. 201 Queen Victoria St North Fremantle WA MARCUS SOLO with 2 other great bands FREE EVENT 9335 2725
14/02/2013 Chidlow Tavern 4 Thomas St Chidlow. WA THE MERRICS DUO on Saint Valentines Day, THURS. I'll be playing solo in THE MERRICS breaks. FREE
26/01/2013 Chidlow Tavern 3 p.m. 6 p.m. 4 Thomas Street Chidlow WA After some sold out gigs in Melbourne, I'm back in WA & my first gig back to date is with THE MERRICS DUO. YA! Australia Day, SAT. I'll be playing solo in THE MERRICS breaks. FREE
20/01/2013 HI HAMISH & HOLLY GIVE ME A CALL Mount Helena, WA
19/01/2013 Chidlow Tavern 3 p.m. 6 p.m. Chidlow Tavern 4 Thomas Street, near corner of Old Northam Road Chidlow, Western Australia THE MERRICS DUO reunite after Marcus's 5 month concert tour. Phone: 08 9572 4154 Email: tavern@chidlowtavern.com.au
06/01/2013 LOST FOR WORDS 7 p.m. 211 Barkly Street, St Kilda, VICTORIA Solo performance by Marcus (SUNDAY) Contact TRIPPER OR FRED (owners/managers) (03) 9593 9889 CAFE & PERFORMANCE AREA (UPSTAIRS & DOWNSTAIRS)
05/01/2013 Hickinbothom Wineries noon 4 p.m. 194 Nepean Highway Dromana Victoria Solo Tel: (03) 5981 0355
04/01/2013 St Andrews Hotel 8 p.m. Cnr Kangaroo Ground Rd. & St. Andrews Rd St. Andrews, VIictoria. Melways: Page 250, Ref D11 (See Map) Nestled in the foothills of the Kinglake National Park, 40 minutes from Melbourne, is the 'Grand Old Pub' at St Andrews. Phone 9710 1201

Previous Events (2012)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
29/12/2012 The Farm Theatre, private address, details below 8 p.m. VICTORIA. MARCUS SOLO plus guests. CONTACT MBL: 0421 109 818 for address & TICKETS front 5 rows $48.00, middle $38 , rear $30 13 seats left as from 29/12/2012. SEATS 300 PERSONS
22/12/2012 Irish Club 6 p.m. 9 p.m. 61 Townshend Road Subiaco WA Marcus headlines at WA POLICE PIPE BAND Concert Supporters Association/Folk Session (Fund Raiser) Tickets $15 Danny TEL: 9370 7183
20/12/2012 Music Centre of Fremantle 6 p.m. 149 South Tce. Fremantle It's a break up Party and Marcus will be playing Solo. FREE EVENT ON A THURS. Contact Jason Miles on (08) 9335 1754 Music Centre of Fremantle
16/12/2012 Rosemount Hotel. 3 p.m. 459 Fitzgerald Street, North Perth WA MARCUS PLAYS SOLO MAIN STAGE. SCoRCHeR FeST. Tickets $25.00 INCLUDES ACCESS to 40 ORIGINAL BANDS, 3 STAGES. MY CONCERTS STARTS 3.00pm, Event starts 11.00am Buy tickets: CALL MBL: 0421 109 818 or go to http://www.scorcherfest.com.au /ticket/purchase/25
25/11/2012 Endeavour Tavern noon 58 Gingin Road Lancelin WA Marcus Solo . No Cover charge. CONTACT: (08) 9655 1052 http://endeavourtavern.com.au/contact-us/
24/11/2012 WA Police Academy's, Scottish Day Out noon 1:25 p.m. WA Police Academy, 81 Lakeside Drive Joondalup WA Marcus headlines solo at the 'Scottish Day Out' Festival. CONTACT: STEPHEN (PIPE BAND) 9370 7183
16/11/2012 FOLK IN THE FOREST Banksia Springs Cottages Banksiadale Road Dwellingup W.A. 7th FOLK in the FOREST FESTIVAL, weekend of 16th to 18th November. FOR CANCER RESEARCH GUITAR WORKSHOP WITH MARCUS incl. Music Composition. SAT. 17/11/2012 1.00 to 2.00pm Marcus reveals his unique techniques, tunings and styles on the Baritone, 6 & 7 steel string Acoustic Guitars, 42 String Harp Guitar & 68 String Bandura. He explores the tension & resolution of composition; exploring ways to sustain interest & passion for playing through spontaneity and techniques such as melody and chord progressions while simultaneously playing percussion on the Guitars body. MAIN CONCERT, MAIN STAGE SOLO 8pm Sat. 17/11/2012 FAREWELL CONCERT, MAIN STAGE MARCUS SOLO WITH GUESTS, SUN. 18/11/2012 12-2pm incl. overseas guest musicians. Tickets will be $65.00 - still WA's cheapest festival! You can secure your ticket by paying directly into the Festivals bank account Commonwealth Bank A/c name Little Folk Inc. BSB 066115 A/c no. 1027 4813 or by sending a cheque made out to Little Folk Inc. to our address 11 Montreal Road Woodbridge WA 6056. Those of you who are paying electronically please identify your payment with 'FF2012 and your surname. Accommodation costs remain unchanged Bed $50.00 per person per night Camping/Dossing /caravan/ motorhome. 25.00 per person per night Beds have almost sold out. Tel. Connie 0n 0402 914 365 Banksia Springs Cottages (08) 9538 1880
08/10/2012 Dunsborough foreshore WA. 3:15 p.m. 5:15 p.m. Dunsborough foreshore WA. Marcus in an Open Air concert on the Dunsborough foreshore WA. All bookings Mbl:0421 109 818
06/10/2012 Nexus Theatre Murdoch. 5:30 p.m. 10 p.m. Murdoch University Campus, South Street, Murdoch, Kwinana Freeway 'South Street' exit. 3 main entrances. The most convenient access, Car park 3 Virtuoso Marcus Sturrock in EAST MEETS WEST BENGALI CONCERT of Music & Dance. Marcus solo & with the Indian BENGALIBengali orchestra & Choir. ALSO MARCUS STURROCK & PRANJAL BORA DUO. PRANJAL producer, classically trained Tabla (eclectic) player, from India ALSO MARCUS STURROCK & ERIC NORDBERG AS 'THE MERRICS' DUO a Dynamic Duo with a great chemistry, performing original eclectic songs & tunes from World, Roots, Folk, Pop, Funk, Rock, Middle Eastern. PROFITS GO TO THE RED CROSS. TICKETS $15 CONTACT SABASHI MBL: 0437 487 210
04/10/2012 Music Centre of Fremantle 6 p.m. 8 p.m. 149 South Terrace Fremantle Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' A certain spontaneity, living on a musical edge. Also Marcus will be playing solo. FREE EVENT ON A THURS. Contact Jason Miles on (08) 9335 Music Centre of Fremantle
03/10/2012 RADIO 89.7 FM 11:30 a.m. noon Contact: 08 6304 2420 David Apps WED. 3rd OCT. 2012 Tune in to & listen to RADIO 89.7 FM & ERIC as 'THE MERRICS' play live & MARCUS SOLO
22/09/2012 Hadley Hall, Methodist Ladies' College. 6:30 p.m. 10 p.m. 365 Stirling Highway, Claremont WA. Guitar Virtuoso Marcus Sturrock performs solo, headlining at the BANGLADESH/ BENGALI/ BAAWA CONCERT. Door ticket sales or to order Mbl:0421 209 818
03/08/2012 'The Blvd Tavern' Joondalup. 6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 151 Grand Blvd Joondalup WA The Merrics & MARCUS SOLO FREE CONCERT (08)9300 9494
06/07/2012 'The Blvd Tavern' Joondalup 6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 151 Grand Blvd Joondalup WA The Merrics and Marcus Solo FREE CONCERT (08)9300 9494
14/06/2012 Music Centre of Fremantle 6 p.m. 8 p.m. 149 South Terrace Fremantle Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' A certain spontaneity, living on a musical edge. Also Marcus will be playing solo. Contact Jason Miles on (08) 9335 1754
08/06/2012 The Blvd Tavern, Modern Restaurant Joondalup WA 6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 151 Grand Blvd Joondalup WA THE MERRICS & MARCUS SOLO (08)9300 9494
11/05/2012 'The Blvd Tavern Joondalup'. 6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 151 Grand Blvd Joondalup WA The Merrics & MARCUS SOLO 08)9300 9494
22/04/2012 FLY BY NIGHT CLUB 7:30 p.m. 1 Holdsworth Street Fremantle WA (08) 9430 5976
13/04/2012 'The Blvd Tavern Joondalup'. 6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 151 Grand Blvd Joondalup WA THE MERRICS & MARCUS SOLO (08)9300 9494
07/04/2012 ROSE AND CROWN HOTEL 7:30 p.m. 105 Swan Street Guildford WA THE MERRICS & MARCUS SOLO 0421109818
20/02/2012 Kinglake Acoustic Sessions 8 p.m. The beginning of March's Australian tour 47 dates 6 month tour then off to Europe. Early bird cheap tickets $23 Tickets $27.00. Mbl: 0421 109 818
03/02/2012 Central Walk Markets 6 p.m. 9 p.m. Between Grand Blv. & Davidson Tce Main Stage within the the Joondalup Central Walk Market Place. Where WA’s creative culture comes together. All info. contact Tyler Hutchison on (08) 9400 4230
20/01/2012 FOLK & BLUES CLUB 8 p.m. 11 p.m. Mundaring Sporting Club Coolgardie Rd Mundaring WA HEADLINE ACT: MARCUS STURROCK & ERIC NORDBURG AS 'THE MERRICS' DUO & MARCUS STURROCK SOLO Door Sales or contact (08) 9295 1109
20/01/2012 HI HAMISH & HOLLY GIVE ME A CALL Mount Helena, WA
01/01/2012 Mount Helena Tavern 4 p.m. 8 p.m. 900 Keane St Mount Helena, WA New Years Day in the Gardens, THE MAKE BELIEVE BAND extravaganza with Marcus: Guitar, Vocals, Percussion. Eric: Guitar, Vocals. Allan: Sax, Flute, Blues Harp. Paul: Drums. Kevin: Ukelele, Vocals. Vince: Guitar & Vocals. Peter: Bass

Previous Events (2011)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
28/12/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane Street Mount Helena, WA ''OPEN MIC NIGHT'. 'THE MOUNT HELENA TAVERN & RESTAURANT'. SMS Marcus on 0421 109 818 requesting a time slot between 7.30pm to 12pm every Wed.
24/12/2011 Fremantle Village Markets 1 p.m. 2 p.m. Kings Square Fremantle WA SATURDAY OUTSIDE CONCERT UNDER THE SHADE OF THE TREES WITH FOOD AND MULTICULTURAL ARTIFACTS
21/12/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane Street Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
14/12/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
07/12/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
06/12/2011 The Perth Blues Club 8 p.m. 9:20 p.m. Charles Hotel, 509 Charles Street, North (08) 9444 1051 Perth. Headline: Marcus solo followed by 'THE MERRICS'. Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS', are a new Dynamic new Duo, a chemistry that works, quickly building a following with some great reviews in various publications and are about to sign to a record label. ERIC Nordberg a prolific composer, dynamic heartfelt vocalist and a solid effortless Guitarist. MARCUS Sturrock: "Marcus mesmerised me with uniquely innovative heartfelt vocal and guitar styles. Funk, World, Flamenco, Celtic and more, with driving percussive solos on the guitar body. Simple or technical, but always passionate."

- Robin Lumley (Keyboard player Pink Floyd, David Bowie, Phil Collins, Moody Blues & Procul Harum) The Perth Blues Club Online Ticket Sales Link: also Tickets from Ticketmaster™ ...
01/12/2011 Music Centre of Fremantle 6 p.m. 8 p.m. 149 South Terrace Fremantle Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' A certain spontaneity, living on a musical edge. Also Marcus will be playing solo. Contact Jason Miles on (08) 9335 1754
30/11/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
26/11/2011 Mount Helena Tavern & Restaurant 6 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' A certain spontaneity, living on a musical edge.
23/11/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
16/11/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
09/11/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
05/11/2011 FALLS BAR /Noble Falls Tavern 7 p.m. 11 p.m. 2672 Toodyay Rd, Gidgegannup, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' A certain spontaneity, living on a musical edge.
02/11/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
26/10/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
23/10/2011 WHIM FESTIVAL noon 1 p.m. Pioneer Park, Mount Helena, WA Whim Festival. A Musical Adventure in the park. Mbl: 0421 109 818
22/10/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 6 p.m. noon 900 Keane Street Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' THE MERRICS' are a Dynamic new Duo, quickly building a following as depicted on 'FACE BOOK' and have had some great reviews in various publications. Stay tuned for the reviews on this site. MARCUS HAS FOUND A MUSICAL CHEMISTRY THAT WORKS: 'THE MERRICS' ERIC Nordberg a prolific composer, dynamic heartfelt vocalist and a solid effortless Guitarist and MARCUS Sturrock. Marcus Sturrock plays solo during 'THE MERRICS BREAKS'
19/10/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
12/10/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
05/10/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
28/09/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
25/09/2011 Mount Helena Tavern & Restaurant 4 p.m. 11 p.m. 900 Keane St. Mount Helena WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' & MARCUS STURROCK SOLO (08) 9572 1221
24/09/2011 FALLS BAR (Noble Falls Tavern. 6 p.m. noon 2672 Toodyay Rd, Gidgegannup, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS'
21/09/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
14/09/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
07/09/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. 9 p.m. 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA MARCUS Special Guest ( fancy word for support act) for Austen Tayshus - The Merchant of Menace. Tickets $10. Bookings 08 9572 1221. Link at bottom of page.
02/09/2011 City Farm 7 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 1 City Farm Place, East Perth, WA Tel: 9325 7229
02/09/2011 Forrest Place end 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Murray St. Mall, Perth City, WA Marcus performs at the main stage OPEN AIR CONCERT. Mbl: 0421 109 818
01/09/2011 Forrest Place end 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Murray St Mall, Perth City, WA OPEN AIR CONCERT
31/08/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
31/08/2011 Forrest Place end 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Murray St Mall, Perth City WA OPEN AIR CONCERT
30/08/2011 Forrest Place end 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Murray St Mall, Perth City, WA 2011 WA Poetry Festival. Marcus will perform a series of 5 Open Air Concerts in collaboration with the 2011 WA Spring Poetry Festival. The WAPI committee has sourced an exciting list of national and international poets and musicians.This year will see a concentrated effort to attract more indigenous and ethnic poets and musicians to create an atmosphere of inclusiveness and coherence with music, dance, art and theatre. For complete Festival Program details go to www.wapoets.net.au
29/08/2011 Forrest Place end 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Murray St Mall, Perth City, WA OPEN AIR CONCERT
27/08/2011 Curtin Theatre 6 p.m. noon 90 Ellen Street Fremantle WA. Bus: High St After Ord St Street, Fremantle Marcus Sturrock with 'IMPERFECT STRANGERS' ( Indian Bollywood Band ) at the Bengali Concert "East Meets West" which has been developed around the theme of cultural fusion, cultural co-existence & cultural Musical Fusion by people across diverse communities including Bengali, other Indian ethnic, Australian, Far Eastern and Indigenous groups. This event is conceived as cross-cultural taking a step further beyond multi-culturalism. Other performances on the day at the Bengali Annual Concert 2011. Vocal and instrumental fusion music, stand-up comedies, contemporary and folk dances, skits and a dance drama "The Mantra" based on a unique storyline bringing together Indian and Western classical dance forms to create a fusion that will surely stir the emotion of the audience. Please join Marcus in this celebration of this cross-cultural extravaganza. MBL: 0421 109 818 (08) 9433 7200
26/08/2011 City Farm 5:30 p.m. 6 p.m. 1 City Farm Place, East Perth, WA
24/08/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
20/08/2011 The Falls Bar / Noble Falls Tavern & Restaurant 6 p.m. noon 2672 Toodyay Rd, Gidgegannup, WA Marcus and Eric as the 'MERRICS' SATURDAY 20TH AUGUST 6pm
17/08/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
14/08/2011 Mount Helena Tavern and Restaurant 4 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Eric AS 'THE MERRICS' with guest artists & MARCUS STURROCK, SOLO
10/08/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St.Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
07/08/2011 City Farm 2 p.m. 3 p.m. 1 City Farm Place Perth WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' & MARCUS STURROCK, SOLO (08) 9325 7229
03/08/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
31/07/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 4 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' & MARCUS STURROCK, SOLO (08) 9572 1221
27/07/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon 900 Keane St. Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
23/07/2011 The Falls Bar 6 p.m. noon 2672 Toodyay Rd, Gidgegannup, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' & MARCUS STURROCK, SOLO Contact Rhys (08) 9578 3627
20/07/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
13/07/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA Guest artist drummer Bruce Aitken [Awarded 'Musician of the year' 2004] improvising with Marcus
06/07/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
03/07/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 4 p.m. Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' & MARCUS STURROCK, SOLO with guest artist Saxophonist, Allan Lester 'Hedge'
29/06/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
22/06/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
15/06/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
08/06/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
01/06/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA 'OPEN MIC NIGHT'.
28/05/2011 Charity House concert 7:30 p.m. 10 p.m. Landsdale. 'Little Folk', kids with cancer For bookings contact Karen - Hm: 9303 4204 Mbl: 0439 844 024
25/05/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 6 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
18/05/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
15/05/2011 Jackadders Folk Club 4 p.m. 6 p.m. Woodlands, WA Warren Lake Hall, Teakwood Ave
11/05/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
04/05/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
27/04/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
20/04/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
13/04/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
10/04/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Eric as 'THE MERRICS' & MARCUS STURROCK, SOLO
06/04/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
02/04/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 8 p.m. 9 p.m. Mount Helena, WA Marcus & Matt Taylor
30/03/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
23/03/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
17/03/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. Mount Helena, WA
16/03/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. Mount Helena, WA
26/02/2011 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
30/01/2011 Lost for Words Cafe 6 p.m. 10:30 p.m. 25 Blessington Street St Kilda VIC Tel: 03) 9593 9889
29/01/2011 The Palais 8 p.m. 10 p.m. Hepburne Springs, Victoria
28/01/2011 Daylesford Guide Hall 8 p.m. 10 p.m. Daylesford, VIC
27/01/2011 House Concert & Masterclass 8 p.m. 10 p.m. Dromana, VIC Day Masterclass 11am to 6pm refreshments incl. (bring guitar & lunch) Entry $80, 30 positions avail. 23 sold, 7 avail. as of 18/1/2011. Concert, seats 50 people, Entry $25. 35 tickets sold, 15 avail. as of 16/1/2011 refreshments incl. For Concert, Masterclass (same address) bookings & address contact 0421 109 818
24/01/2011 House Concert 6 p.m. 8 p.m. Daylesford, VIC For bookings & address contact 0421 109 818. Entry $25 refreshments incl.
23/01/2011 Hickinbothom Wineries noon 4 p.m. 194 Nepean Highway Dromana Victoria Tel: (03) 5981 0355
22/01/2011 Long Board Cafe 6 p.m. 10 p.m. 139 Point Nepean Rd Dromana, VIC Tel: (03) 5987 0733
20/01/2011 Lark distillery 8 p.m. 14 Davey Street Hobart City TAS Tel; (03) 6231 9088
20/01/2011 Mundaring Folk & Blues Club 8 p.m. 11 p.m. Mundaring Sporting Club 665 Coolgardie Rd Mundaring WA MARCUS STURROCK & ERIC NORDBURG AS 'THE MERRICS' DUO & MARCUS STURROCK SOLO Friday. Door Sales and contact (08) 9295 1109
19/01/2011 Brookfield Winery 8 p.m. Margate, TAS
18/01/2011 Hobart 96.1 FM Radio 4 p.m. Hobart, TAS
17/01/2011 Republic Hotel 7 p.m. Hobart, TAS
16/01/2011 Cygnet Folk Festival RSL 1 p.m. Cygnet, Tasmania Vocal, Guitar & Percussion treat with a surprise concert / audience interaction. 13th album / CD launch. Tickets are available at Centertainment Elizabeth St Mall, Hobart, or online at www.centertainment.com.au and the Cygnet Telecottage in Mary street and the Festival office
16/01/2011 Cygnet Folk Festival, RSL (Workshop) 10:30 a.m. Cygnet, Tasmania Marcus reveals his unique techniques, tunings and styles on the Baritone, 6 and 7 steel string acoustic Guitars. He explores the tension and resolution of composition; exploring ways to sustain interest and passion for playing, through spontaneity and techniques such as chordal progressions and simultaneous percussion on the guitars body. Tickets are available at Centertainment Elizabeth St Mall, Hobart, or online at www.centertainment.com.au and the Cygnet Telecottage in Mary street and the Festival Office
15/01/2011 Cygnet Folk Festival, Main Stage 2 p.m. Cygnet, TAS Marcus performs Vocal, Guitar & Percussion with a surprise concert treat and audience interaction with special guest saxophonist, violinist and Tabla player to perform with Marcus for 1 tune and 1 song. Tickets are available at Centertainment Elizabeth St Mall, Hobart, or online at www.centertainment.com.au and the Cygnet Telecottage in Mary street and the Festival office
14/01/2011 Cygnet Folk Cygnet Folk Fest. Headline/Main Stage. 8 p.m. Cygnet, TAS Vocal, Guitar & Percussion treat with a surprise concert / audience interaction. 13th album / CD launch. Special guest violinist playing along with Marcus in 2 songs and 1 tune. Tickets are available at Centertainment Elizabeth St Mall, Hobart, or online at www.centertainment.com.au and the Cygnet Telecottage in Mary street and the Festival office

Previous Events (2010)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
31/07/2010 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. Mount Helena, WA
12/07/2010 Murray Upper School 1 p.m. Murray Upper, QLD
11/07/2010 Coconutz Cafe 8 p.m. Mission Beach, QLD
10/07/2010 Oceana Bar and Grill 8 p.m. Mission Beach, QLD
09/07/2010 Coconutz Cafe 8 p.m. Mission Beach, QLD
03/07/2010 Mount Helena Tavern 8 p.m. Mount Helena, WA Marcus with the 5 piece, 'MAKE BELIEVE BAND' introducing Stephanie Maeers, violin and special guest Auther Robinson, saxophone
26/06/2010 Mount Helena Tavern 7:30 p.m. noon Mount Helena, WA
12/06/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
29/05/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
23/05/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
11/05/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
15/04/2010 Champlungmas Resort Motel noon Ubud, Indonesia
14/04/2010 Champlungmas Resort Motel noon Ubud, Indonesia
13/04/2010 Champlungmas Resort Motel 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
12/04/2010 Champlungmas Resort Motel 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
11/04/2010 Ryoshi Restaurant Ubud 1 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
11/04/2010 Tjammphuhan Resort Motel 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
11/04/2010 Jazz Cafe 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia Marcus Sturrock with world renown Balawan a Batuan Ethnic Fusion guitarist and his Indonesia traditional/fusion/Balinese gamelan Band
11/04/2010 Champlungmas Resort Motel 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
10/04/2010 Ryoshi Restaurant Ubud noon Ubud, Indonesia
10/04/2010 Tjammphuhan Resort Motel 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
09/04/2010 Ryoshi Restaurant Ubud noon Ubud, Indonesia
09/04/2010 Tjammphuhan Resort Motel 8 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
08/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
08/04/2010 Ryoshi Restaurant Ubud 2 p.m. Ubud, Indonesia
08/04/2010 Tjammphuhan Resort Motel Ubud, Indonesia
07/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
06/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
05/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
04/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
03/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
02/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
01/04/2010 Gecko Bar 8 p.m. Lombok, Indonesia
17/03/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
13/03/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
20/02/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
16/01/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
13/01/2010 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA

Previous Events (2009)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
13/07/2009 The Singing Gallery 7:30 p.m. 133 Main Rd McLaren Vale South Australia The Singing Gallery is set in the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula, feturing many Musicians from around the with some inredible records live from the venue. Dave Clark & The Singing Gallery Phone: 0413 - 358 618
06/07/2009 St Andrews Hotel 8 p.m. Cnr Kangaroo Ground Rd. & St. Andrews Rd St. Andrews, VIictoria. Nestled in the foothills of the Kinglake National Park, 40 minutes from Melbourne, is the 'Grand Old Pub' at St Andrews. Cameron Phone 9710 1201
28/06/2009 Canberra Pavilion 2 p.m. Kingston, ACT
26/06/2009 The Merry Muse Turner, ACT
21/06/2009 Newcastle Hunter Valley Folk Club 8 p.m. Hamilton, NSW
07/06/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
06/06/2009 Loose Accoustic Cashmere, QLD
29/05/2009 Hot Tin Roof Noosa Heads, QLD
23/05/2009 Hot Tin Roof Noosa Heads, QLD
21/05/2009 Brisbane Unplugged the Bug Annerley, QLD
17/05/2009 Redlands Folk Club Capalaba, QLD
15/05/2009 Hot Tin Roof Noosa Heads, QLD
08/05/2009 Upfront Club Maleny, QLD
06/05/2009 Kookaburra Folk Club Paddington, QLD
03/05/2009 Glen Innes Celtic Festival Glen Innes, NSW
02/05/2009 Glen Innes Celtic Festival Glen Innes, NSW
01/05/2009 Glen Innes Celtic Festival Glen Innes, NSW
30/04/2009 Glen Innes Celtic Festival Glen Innes, NSW
26/04/2009 St Albans Music Festival St Albans, NSW
25/04/2009 St Albans Music Festival St Albans, NSW
24/04/2009 St Albans Music Festival St Albans, NSW
20/04/2009 Botany View Hotel Newton, NSW
17/04/2009 Hornsby Folk Club Hornsby, NSW
28/03/2009 The Verandah Music Club Grose Vale , NSW
25/03/2009 Yarramundi Music Club Richmond, NSW
19/03/2009 Braidwood Folk Club Earlwood, NSW
07/03/2009 The Shack North Narrabeen, NSW
06/03/2009 City Diggers Woolongong, WA
02/03/2009 Blackheath Folk Club Blackheath , NSW
28/02/2009 City Diggers Woolongong, WA
21/02/2009 Macquarie Folk Club Richmond, NSW
12/02/2009 Sutherland Folk Club Gymea, NSW
31/01/2009 The Dag Nundle, NSW
26/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
25/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
24/01/2009 The Frog And Toad Tamworth, NSW
24/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
23/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
22/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
21/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
20/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
19/01/2009 The Supper Club Tamworth, NSW
18/01/2009 Illawarra Folk Festival Bulli, NSW
17/01/2009 Illawarra Folk Festival Bulli, NSW
16/01/2009 Illawarra Folk Festival Bulli, NSW
15/01/2009 Illawarra Folk Festival Bulli, NSW

Previous Events (2008)

Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
19/12/2008 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
28/11/2008 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
24/10/2008 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
26/09/2008 Mount Helena Tavern Mount Helena, WA
19/07/2008 Kidogo Arthouse Fremantle, WA
19/07/2008 Railway Reserves Heritage Trail Mundaring, WA Trek the Trail
March, 2008 National Folk Festival Canberra, ACT

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Date Venue Start Time End Time Address Description Booking Info
26/03/1017 Voices of Sacred Earth Festiva 8 p.m. 14 Mills Lane, Albany, 0632, New Zealand STURROCK & WARD TRIO & MARCUS SOLO perform at Voices of Sacred Earth Festival (concert/workshops) DAYS & TIMES TBA. The festivals vision: 'To create a sacred place where we transform the way we relate with the land, each other and the planet, so that future generations will live in a healthier, harmonious, socially responsible, spiritually aware, regenerative world'. Set at Kawai Purapura, retreat centre in Albany village 20-30 mins from Auckland city centre. Set up in large tract of mature bush land, a sanctuary break from the city & close to the city buzz. Kawai Purapura, Retreat Centre 14 Mills Lane, Albany North Shore, Auckland, 0632 New Zealand (0064) 9 415 9468 or (0064) 27 260 4894 for residents (0064) 9 415 9470 Emails at: http://kawaipurapura.co.nz/contact-kawai-purapura/ WEB:http://kawaipurapura.co.nz/voices-of-sacred-earth-festival/# TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/voices-of-sacred-earth-festival-2017-at-kawai-purapura-tickets-23951477514