THANK YOU – Simply Sade – Adelaide Fringe – Arkaba Hotel

All Photos by MICHAEL MESTON

Bonnie beautiful voice and her BoyZ music wraps the audience in a farandole of rhythms: it is smooth, sleek, sexy, melodic… Simply Sade!

Review by Virgine the Frenchie – Weekend Notes & Radio Adelaide : WHOLE REVIEW CLICK HERE


Arkaba Hotel – Top Room – Adelaide Fringe 2021

Bonnie Lee Galea


Bonnie Lee Galea

Bonnie Lee Galea 


SIMPLY SADE – 1st Set 

Smooth Operator – have to dance! 

Review


Peter Raidel

Quinton Dunne 


The Two Michaels – Rigby & Bryant 

Steve Todd


BY YOUR SIDE with Bonnie & the BoyZ!

NEWSFLASH – 20 Discount Tix for SIMPLY SADE

THIS WEEKEND ONLY

$10 off full price tickets for Sun 21 Feb , 2021

Use Promo Code SADE2021 at check out on FringeTIX 

First 20 tickets purchased receive discount – good Luck and see you tomorrow.

 CLICK HERE – FringeTIX

THIS SUNDAY ONLY

BOOK NOW for this Sunday 21 February at the Arkaba (Sorry Noarlunga is Sold Out on Sat 27 Feb)

Getting Close Now …. SIMPLY SADE

Two sets of SADE’s funkiest rhythms and most loved songs for the 80’s & 90’s. 

Arkaba Top Room – SUN 21 FEB / 7pm

BOOKINGS or MORE INFO –  CLICK HERE – FringeTIX

SEE YOU THERE !

#sade #arkabahotel #adlfringe #liveband #adelaide #livemusic #bonnieandtheboyz #funkjazzafrocubanmusic

HAPPY NEW YEAR … SNAPPY NEW SHOW

SIMPLY SADE

ARKABA * ADELAIDE FRINGE 2021 * ON SALE NOW 



FOR MORE INFO & TICKETS CLICK HERE at FringeTIX

SUN 21 FEB, 7pm – Arkaba

SAT 27 FEB, 8pm – Port Noarlunga Arts Centre

Bonnie Lee Galea / Michael Rigby / Michael Bryant / Quinton Dunne / Peter Raidel / Steve Todd


‘Take Us Home With You This Christmas’

OUR CHRISTMAS FAVOURITES Available Now to purchase on Bandcamp ($22) OR Email us here to arrange purchase and we can send you the CD ($20 cd/$5 postage) If you would like to purchase all three Cd’s in any combination we have a special offer of 3 cd’s for $50 (postage would be $9)

1x cd $20

2x cd’s $40

3x cd’s $50

Thanks for your support & MERRY CHRISTMAS ***

CHRISTMAS SHOWS & CD RELEASE

OUR CHRISTMAS FAVOURITES – Yours Ours Everybody’s will be appearing at these venues and times in December.

8 maybe 9 shows ~ 6 locations
All bookings direct from venues or online.
Click here for more info or to book …

Shedley Theatre Mon 7 Dec, 11am
Marion Cultural Centre Tue 8 Dec, 11am
Port Noarlunga Arts Centre Wed 9 Dec, 11am & 2pm
Golden Grove Arts Centr
e Thu 10 Dec, 2pm
Prospect Town Hall Wed 16 Dec, 11am 
Murray Bridge Town Hall Thu 17 Dec 11am & 2pm

RELEASE OF CHRISTMAS CD.

We hope you can come along to one of the shows. It will coincide with the release of our Christmas Cd with songs from the show.

Alternatively Pre Orders are available of the CD for $20 (plus $5 postage fee if required) Just CLICK HERE and send me details and we can arrange payment.

 

 

 

SIMPLY SADE – FRI 23 OCT 2020 – Goodwood Institute – SA

Bonnie Lee Galea sings SADE Hits (6pc band)

Part of the Goodwood Institute’s ‘COMEBACK’ Program for ONE NIGHT ONLY Bonnie Lee Galea launches her latest show singing SADE’s hit songs from 1984 to 2011.

SIMPLY the big hits and other favourites including Smooth Operator, The Sweetest Taboo, Hang Onto Your Love, Why Can’t We Live Together, Your Love Is King, Cherry Pie & more.

Joining Bonnie bringing you the sophisticated blend of soul, funk jazz & Afro-Cuban rhythms is a sensational line up of Adelaide musicians

  • Michael Rigby on guitar,
  • Quinton Dunne on electric bass & vocals,
  • Michael Bryant on keys & vocals,
  • Peter Raidel on saxophone &
  • Steve Todd on drums/percussion.

Bar will be open, Snacks available

Limited Seats. Book Now at TryBooking.com for a sultry evening of entertainment.
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO & TICKETS.
Call Chris at Goodwood Institute for More Info on 0412 572 402
To email Bonnie for more info CLICK HERE.

“YOU CAN CALL ME IN INSOLATION”

Here is a little ditty, warts and all for a bit of fun amidst these serious times. A play on the song by Paul Simon ‘You Can Call Me Al’ hopefully to make you smile in this unusual world we find ourselves currently in.

We hope you enjoy it. Rewritten Lyrics written by Bonnie Lee Galea. Double bass played by Quinton Dunne.

Bonnie & the BoyZ! – March 2020 – Club 5082

Available as Duo, Trio up to 9pc band.

BANDCAMP purchases & downloads where musicians receive 80% to 100% of the revenue raised.

Hello Everyone, We are hoping you are all safe and healthy during these times or the world changing. During these down times in music performance, I have begun uploading a few songs to a site called Bandcamp (see below) it supports artists consistently with roughly 80% of revenue raised goes direct to the artist. Lately, through these difficult times, once a month (the first Friday for 24 hours based on PDT, Pacific Daylight Time (e.g.  Adelaide 4.30pm to 4.30pm)) they have been giving 100% of revenue from purchases straight to the artist. Remember you can purchase & download at price asked or donate extra to support your favourite artist. I hope you enjoy the songs below.

THAT’S MY BABY is one of my own compositions only available on BANDCAMP.


‘THAT’S MY BABY’ single only available from BANDCAMP to Purchase & Download.

 


‘AFTER YOU’VE GONE’ single available from BANDCAMP to Purchase & Download or track is on CD ‘Blonde Bombshells of Jazz’ (hardcopy also avail via Paypal or via email direct).

 


‘EREV KACHOL AMOK’ – ‘A Deep Blue Evening’ single available from BANDCAMP to Purchase & Download or track is on CD ‘SINCE I FELL FOR YOU’ (hardcopy also avail via Paypal or via email direct).

 


‘IS YOU IS OR IS YOU AIN’T MY BABY’ single available from BANDCAMP to Purchase & Download or track is on CD ‘SINCE I FELL FOR YOU’ (hardcopy also avail via Paypal or via email direct).


In Brief …
The Covid-19 pandemic continues to impact all of us, and artists have been hit especially hard as tours and shows are canceled for the foreseeable future. 

Thank you for checking out, sharing or purchasing some music xxx stay safe everyone, we hope to see you all soon.

Mid March – Last Live Gig til Lockdown Ends

Missing everyone, hoping all everywhere in the world is safe and well. We know some are suffering way more than others and our thoughts are with you and your loved ones. Please take care and we will see you on the other side of this. Meanwhile we are still working from home, planning for the future, creating more music, recording, designing cd artwork for artists. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch for any musical ideas, bookings, enquiries, collaborating, online ventures or tour dates for sometime in the months or following year to come! We are around* sending you all love & laughter to get you through this.

Looking forward to when the time is right! xxx

JAZZ in CHEEK
at Playford Adelaide
Quinton Dunne, Richard Coates & Bonnie Lee Galea