The Catholics - Live at PRATTEN!
About“Still sounding like no one else” – Sydney Morning Herald
The Catholics are one of Australia’s most distinct contemporary ensembles. Over 3 decades, they have formed a unique body of beautifully crafted music with African, Caribbean, Latin & Eastern influences.
Band leader, composer, bassist, Lloyd Swanton, is known internationally for his work with improvising legends The Necks, as well as appearances on over 100 albums, many ARIA Award winners, for artists including Vince Jones, Wendy Matthews & Bernie McGann. An all-star septet join him to deliver live performances that are consistently uplifting and full of joy.
Drawing on their incredible musical legacy The Catholics will perform their favourite pieces as well as a vibey swag of recent compositions.
Lloyd Swanton - Acoustic bass
Sandy Evans - Saxophones
James Greening - Trombone, trumpet
Jess Ciampa - Percussion
Gary Daley - Piano accordion, melodica
Tim Rollinson - Guitar, Banjo
Hamish Stuart - Drums
Pratten Park Bowling Club
42 Arthur St, Ashfield NSW 2131