Supported by David Payne Construction
The 2018 Artist of the Year is Dave Mason, a renowned singer-songwriter, record producer and actor.
Dave was a founding member and lead vocalist of ‘The Reels’, which shot to fame in the late 70’s and throughout the 80’s. He wrote many songs including ‘Quasimodo’s Dream’, which in 2001 was listed by the Australian Performing Rights Association (APRA) at No. 10 of their Top 30 Australian songs of all time.
Dave achieved critical acclaim as an actor in the Australian feature film ‘Ghosts…. Of the Civil Dead’, with Nick Cave; and in the past few years, Dave has had multiple collaborations with some of Australia’s most respected musicians. He recently joined Lindy Morrison and Amanda Brown of ‘The Go-Betweens’ to form ‘Sandy Shores’, and has been performing throughout Australia
This year's event will take the form of a cocktail party with question and answer session, and will be held in the foyer of the Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre.
This is a great opportunity to hear about Dave's journey and help celebrate his award.
TICKETS: will soon go on sale - for further information, contact the Artist of the Year coordinator on 0427843240