The Move, ELO and Wizzard founding member will be joined by his Rock & Roll Band, Chas & Dave, Andy Fairweather-Low & The Low Riders (making a welcome return), The Enigma String Quartet, comedian Stan Boardman and perhaps one or three surprise guests too in what promises to be a fantastic pre-Christmas event nestled in amongst his already announced UK dates. Here's what Roy has to say about his Rockmas show for 2015:
Those of you, who attended previous concerts at the Birmingham Symphony Hall, will remember that The Proclaimers didn’t just perform their own material with us, but to hear them singing ‘I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day’ in that broad Scots accent, was really priceless. Last Christmas was Rick Wakeman and his son Adam together with a lady opera singer, so we’ve hopefully made the format interesting and different for every concert.
We have been lucky enough this year, to team up with Chas & Dave. With their ‘Rockney’ sound, fun personalities and great hits like ‘Rabbit’ and ‘Gertcha’, they are sure to get you on your feet and dancing. For the second year running, Andy Fairweather Low and The Low Riders have
Join us at this year’s ‘Rockmas’ festivities and you are sure to have a thoroughly superb evening.
All The Very Best ... ROY WOOD" (end quote)
Tickets are priced from £33.75 each and go on sale on Friday 21st August at 10AM.
ELO Beatles Forever (ELOBF) recommends Roy Wood Rockmas 2015 to those enlightened folks who enjoy the music of ELO/Jeff Lynne, Roy Wood, The Move, The Idle Race, 'Brum Beat', The Beatles and related artistes.
Until next "Time" in the ELO (and related) Universe ... KJS ... 20-Aug-2015