One of Australia’s most cherished bands, The Badloves, are getting ready to hit the road for their vinyl release tour. The local lads will be performing at venues across the country and at one of Melbourne’s much loved live music institutions.
The Badloves became a household name in the 90’s with their debut album Get On Board. It spent a massive 69 weeks in the charts, peaked at No. 5 and went on to achieved double platinum sales. The critically acclaimed album delivered four hit singles: Lost, Memphis, I Remember and Green Limousine. The band then went on to be nominated for five ARIA Awards – Album of The Year, Single of The Year (Lost), Breakthrough Artist – Album, Breakthrough Artist – Single (Lost) and Best New Talent. The band secured two awards for Breakthrough Artist – Album and Breakthrough Artist – Single.
After extensive tours in Australia and Europe, they released their second album in 1995, Holy Roadside. It was a Top 15 chart debut, received further ARIA nominations, and another string of hit singles in Slave, Barefoot Bride, Living Thing and Caroline, establishing them as one of this country’s premier acts.
The Chantoozies, Ally Fowler and Evie von Bibra continue to wow audiences with their dynamic blend of pop and rock. The last few years have seen the girls release new singles, ‘Baby It’s You’, ‘Take Me In Your Arms’ and more recently a Compilation CD with the new original song ‘No Fool for You’ cowritten & produced by ‘Southern Sons’ Reggie Bowman. The Chantoozies have appeared on countless TV & radio shows over the years and performed around the country as part of the Pure Gold and Sunset Sounds series and more recently, The 2021 Big Red Bash in Birdsville. Collectively and individually The Chantoozies have contributed to Australia’s rich music, film, television and theatre culture. They have a unique and entertaining energy that they bring to every show, singing a combination of their original songs and favourite covers.