BIGGER. BRIGHTER. BETTER!
Harley Days 2017 will rock for three days with a great line-up of headline artists supported by local bands and DJs. Music starts from the moment gates open and continues till you ride home at night. There’s plenty more music to be announced before Harley Days too, but here are some of the highlights.
FRIDAY NIGHT – EXCLUSIVE TO H.O.G. MEMBERS & GUESTS
Two great Aussie acts put on an exclusive show for H.O.G.s, with the Radiators and Diesel presenting an all Australian rock’n’roll show.
Mark Lizotte aka DIESEL formed the band ‘Johnny Diesel & The Injectors’ before embarking on a solo career in 1991. He has won 6 ARIA awards with over 35 singles and 13 albums including hits like Tip of My Tongue, Never Miss Your Water and Don’t Need Love edging 1 million in sales.
With hits like Comin’ Home, Up for Grabs, No Tragedy, the RADIATORS have carved a niche in the annals of Australian rock history. They’ve played to an estimated three million people in Australia, recorded over one hundred original songs, with two albums being awarded Platinum status, two achieving Gold and sales of over one million units.
Rocking, Amazing, Electrifying, dynamic and leaving you wanting more, best describes a Hollerin Sluggers performance.
Hailing from Sydney’s Northern Beaches, a traditional hotbed of rock n roll, the Sluggers are a refreshingly new generation of Aussie rock and blues acts. This trio joins the resurgence of bands that identify with and gives a huge nod to their forebears.
SATURDAY NIGHT – TICKETED EVENT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Free to H.O.G. Members and Guests with a valid Harley Days ticket
For over 30 years, JON STEVENS remarkable career as a singer, songwriter and performer has seen him achieve so much. This includes ARIA chart-topping success as the front man of legendary Australian bands Noiseworks, INXS, and The Dead Daisies.
“Take Me Back”, “Touch” and “Hot Chilli Woman” are just some of the hits synonymous with this great rock and roll artist.
Whether touring with INXS, doing the festival circuit with Noiseworks, playing his own headline solo shows to packed houses, one thing has always been consistent with Jon Stevens, it is, and always will be, about the music. Fans heading to see Jon in concert are certainly in for a treat as he takes them through his diverse and versatile career, playing all the hits.
Any examination of THE BLACK SORROWS inevitably comes down to one person. Joe Camilleri is one of the most talented figures in Australian music.
Leader of two of Australiaʼs most successful bands, Jo Jo Zep and The Falcons and The Black Sorrows, Joeʼs music has become part of Australian music culture. Writer of milestone Australian songs such as So Young, Hit And Run, Shape Iʼm In, Hold On To Me, Harley and Rose, Chained To The Wheel, Never Let Me Go and the Chosen Ones, Camilleri has dedicated his life to making music.
Since 1984, The Black Sorrows have toured Australia more times than anyone can remember, played sell out shows across Europe, won the ARIA for Best Band‚ and sold more than a million albums worldwide. Joe Camilleri has shown fans and critics alike that he is a performer with an undeniable energy and love of it all.
THE SCREAMIN’ EAGLES
The Screamin’ Eagles need no introduction to the Harley-Davidson faithful, and have been rocking out at H.O.G. events for years. Capturing the spirit of the legendary “Eagles” these guys rock it live on stage! The show starts with a dedicated 75 minute Eagles set, and they finish the show with many of your favourite great rock classics.
SATURDAY – FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Performing at 12pm and 3.30pm
The Revheads have developed a strong following throughout the Illawarra, pumping out great classics from the 70s, 80s and 90s.
Lead singer Monica, a member of the South Coast H.O.G. chapter, along with band mates Mike, Luke and Chris look forward to rocking the stage with performances on Saturday afternoon.
SUNDAY – FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Performing at 12pm and 1.30pm
THE SCREAMIN’ EAGLES
The Screamin’ Eagles need no introduction to the Harley-Davidson faithful, and have been rocking out at H.O.G. events for years. Capturing the spirit of the legendary “EAGLES” these guys rock it live on stage! The show starts with a dedicated 75 minute Eagles set, and they finish the show with many of your favourite great rock classics.