Performing on Stage One
1:45pm to 2:45pm
Dale Robbins Band is based in Rangeville, Queensland, Australia, and is blues based (bass, drums, guitar and vocals) lead by veteran guitar player, Dale Robbins.
Influenced by a multitude of diverse sounds the band creates its sound and performance acknowledging the classic guitar bands of the 60s, tipping its hat to the pioneers of electric blues/rock and jazz.
Formed in 2015 the band is about to release its debut EP, “Out of the Shadows”, featuring cover tracks from artists as diverse as Jimi Hendrix, Cream, George Benson, Ray Charles and Stevie Ray Vaughan.
The band guarantees a trip down memory lane and a performance delivery in keeping with its motto being “If you’re not going to play it hard just do weddings”.
“I am really thrilled to be returning back to gig in New Zealand – I always love playing in the Bay of Islands, love the people, and I can’t wait to play some blues in one of the most special places in the world” – Dale Robbins, June 2016