Suzi Quatro at Twin Towns – Tweed Heads 20 & 21 February, 2015
Celebrating 50 years of performing, Suzi Quatro returns to Australia in January 2015 for her last Australian tour. With 30 Australian tours under her belt, this will be the final chance for Australian fans to see their rocker Suzi on stage. The tour will kick off in Perth January 28 and finish in Cairns on March 1. She will be at Twin Towns 20 & 21 February, 2015.
Born in Detroit Michigan, Suzi was raised in a musical family who all played various instruments. Suzi made her stage debut, playing bongos in her father’s Jazz band, The Quatro Trio. From an early age, she studied classical piano and percussion and at the age of 14 began an all girl band with her sister Patti calling themselves The Pleasure Seekers. Suzi became the lead singer.
She went to the UK in 1971 to begin her journey to fame. Suzi began working with the legendary songwriters Chinn and Chapman which resulted with her first magic hit CAN THE CAN which went to #1 around the world, sold over 2.5 million copies. In the past four years the original video has nearly 6 million hits. Between 1973 and 1980 Suzi Quatro featured in the British charts for 101 weeks and to date sold over 55 million records including hits, 48 Crash, Too Big, Devil Gate Drive, Daytona Demon, The Wild One, She’s In Love With You, Rock Hard and her duet with Chris Norman, Stumblin’ In.
In 1977 Suzi then spread her wings and headed for the small screen playing Fonzie’s girlfriend, Leather Tuscadero in Happy Days. She continued to act in other television series including Minder, Dempsy and Makepeace, Absolutley fabulous and Midsomer Murders. In 1986 Suzi made her West End debut playing the lead of Annie Oakley in Irving Berlin’s Annie Get Your Gun receiving critical acclaim.
Suzi will perform at Twin Towns 20 & 21 February, 2015. The Twin Towns Club is located at cnr Warf St and Boundary St, Tweed Heads. You can ring 1800 014 014 for more information or visit their website http://www.twintowns.com.au
Why not stay at City Lights Motel and take the Twin Towns courtesy bus to see the show. City Lights Motel is less than two Kilometres from Twin Towns.