Events 2013

Half way up....Mt Victoria: Don McGlashan in Devonport

06 March 2013 - 5.30 pm for 6 pm

Songwriter, singer, musician, composer, poetical lyricist….Don McGlashan has provided the sound track for a generation of New Zealanders.

He has been in bands such as The Plague, From Scratch, The Whizz Kids, Blam Blam Blam, The Front Lawn, The Mutton Birds, The Bellbirds, written for Limbs Dance Company and won numerous awards for his music, songs and film scores. Songs such as Dominion Road, Anchor Me and Bathe in the River have become anthems for our major events.

Don is now embarked on a solo career and he has held the Summer Residency at the Michael King Writers’ Centre this year, his second major literary award.

To mark the end of his residency, Don will talk (and sing) about his life and work, a journey from Dominion Road to Devonport via the world stage.

When: Wednesday March 6, 2013, from 5.30 pm for a 6 pm start

Where: The Depot Artspace, 28 Clarence St, Devonport

Free (koha appreciated)

Don M