Due to overwhelming demand, Damo the Musical – the life-size tribute to Damien Lovelock – has been upgraded from The Factory Theatre to the Enmore Theatre. Same date, same times: Sunday 22nd September 4pm- 8pm. Tickets on-sale now via enmoretheatre.com
Leading the tribute of course will be The Celibate Rifles, the band Damien’s fronted for 39 years. Rifles members past and present will share the stage with a host of guest singers including Ben Brown (The Hellmenn), Evil Dick (HiTS), the ageless Jeff Duff and mega-fan Jello Biafra; frontman for the Guantanamo School of Medicine and founding member of the Dead Kennedys.
“Talk about returning to the scene of the crime! Damien opened for me the time I sold that building out for spoken word.” – Jello Biafra
Also performing on the day will be the Wigworld band, paying homage to Damien’s solo years and the albums’ It’s A Wig, Wig, Wig, Wig World and Fishgrass. The Wigworld Band will feature…
Drums – Paul Larsen (The Celibate Rifles, The New Christs, The Aints!)
Bass – Rick Grossman (Hoodoo Gurus, Divinyls)
Acoustic Guitar – Patrick Pollnow (The Classic Kings)
Electric Guitar – Rex Goh (Air Supply)
Electric Guitar/Vocals – Bruce Callaway (The Saints, The New Christs, Flaming Hands)
Vocals – Amanda Easton
Damien’s friends from cover band world the Centrelink Surfers will also appear performing some of the material that Damien loved to sing and the songs that inspired him.
Plus testimonials, visuals and even more special guests.
Damo the Musical! Sunday 22nd September // Enmore Theatre