The legendary guitarist Ana Popovic will be hitting out shores for the first time in her career to headline the Mitchell Creek Rock and Blues Festival in QLD followed by shows in both Sydney and Melbourne and Casper sat down to have a great chat with her

MITCHELL CREEK ROCK AND BLUES FESTIVAL IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE
GUITAR LEGEND ANA POPOVIC
AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES SEPTEMBER 2016

“Ana Popovic is one helluva a guitar-player.”- Bruce Springsteen
“Ana rocks the blues in fine, fine fashion.“- Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top)

Following the recent announcement of her very first Australian tour, Mitchell Creek Rock and Blues Festival
headline artist ANA POPOVIC is bringing her TRILOGY TOUR to Australian audiences for a series of intimate,
up-close and personal shows showcasing her stunning new album ‘TRILOGY’ which is due for release
in Australia next month. The award-winning, hard-touring, guitar slinger successfully blends smoking
electric funk and slide guitar, jazzy instrumentals and a tight blues groove with soulful, feminine vocals. Add
to the mix her incredible stage presence, all of which makes her an irresistible force in the world of contemporary
blues music.

Belgrade-born, Memphis-based guitarist Ana Popovic WOW’s her fans with her most ambitious project yet. With ‘TRILOGY’ Ana releases three albums in one! Twenty-three blues, jazz & funk tunes produced by Grammy Award winner Warren Riker (Lauryn Hill, Carlos Santana ) , Grammy Award winner Tom Hambridge (Buddy Guy, Susan Tedeschi) and Delfeayo Marsalis, one of the top trombonists, composers and producers in jazz today. Guest appearances include Joe Bonamassa, Robert Randolph, Bernard Purdie (The Purdie Shuffle), Cody Dickinson (North Mississippi Allstars), George Porter (The Meters), Ivan Neville, rapper Al Capone and others. TRILOGY highlights in musicianship. Ana’s agile shredding and soulful voice, showing you don’t need Southern roots to create fiery blues, jazz or funk. 


As the only female guitar player Ana was added to the 2014 -’16 all-star Experience Hendrix lineup; a US nationwide tour celebrating the music and legacy of Jimi Hendrix w/ Buddy Guy, Eric Johnson, Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and many more world renown artists. She’s nominated for five Blues Music Awards, appeared on the cover of Vintage Guitar and Guitar Player magazine. Her albums ‘Can
You Stand The Heat’ and ‘Unconditional’ where Pick-Of-The-Week by USA Today and featured on NPR Music.

Nearly all of Ana’s albums made it the Top 5 of the Billboard Blues Charts and are being played regularly on USA radio.

ANA POPOVIC AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
SEPTEMBER 2016
Saturday September 17 @ Mitchell Creek Rock N Blues Fest | Kandanga, QLD
Tickets available from: http://www.mitchellcreekrocknbluesfest.com.au
Sunday September 18 @ Beaches Hotel Thirroul, NSW
Tickets available from: http://beacheshotel.com.au
Wednesday September 21 @ The Basement Sydney NSW
Tickets available from: http://www.thebasement.com.au
Friday September 23 @ Corner Hotel Melbourne, VIC
Tickets available from: https://corner.ticketscout.com.au/gigs/5366/AnaPopovic

For any further ticket and show information please email :
info@ticketscout.com.au

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