Head back to 60s at RCH

A must-see extravaganza of 60s music has announced the details of a major national tour, including a visit to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on November 18.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 29th April 2015, 5:32 pm

Brand new for 2015, the Sensational 60s Experience features all the hits performed by five of the most popular artistes of the decade, starring Herman’s Hermits, Chris Farlowe, Steve Ellis, the voice of Love Affair, Union Gapuk, and New Amen Corner.

This explosive line-up from the 60s delivers nostalgia and hits such as I’m Into Something Good, Something Is Happening, No Milk Today, I’m Henry The 8th, Silhouettes, Mrs Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter, Everlasting Love, Rainbow Valley, Bringing On Back The Good Times, A Day Without Love, Out Of Time, Handbags and Gladrags, Let The Heartaches Begin, Reach Out I’ll Be There, Young Girl, Lady Willpower, Woman Woman, Bend Me Shape Me and If Paradise Is Half As Nice.

Step back in time and relive the past during an evening true to the 60s, the golden age of pop. 

Throughout the mid-60’s, Herman’s Hermits proved to be a dominating force worldwide. From 1964 the band chalked up over 23 top 20 singles, ten hit albums, three major movies.

Originally, Chris Farlowe and The Thunderbirds started out in the late 50s. Chris later moved on to perform all over Europe and still does to this day. His hits include classics like Out Of Time, Handbags and Glad Rags (which was also released by Rod Stewart as a single.

Formed in 1967, Love Affair stormed into the charts with Everlasting Love. At the time, vocalist Steve Ellis was only 17 years of age but with his distinctive powerful voice he and the band notched up further hits such as Rainbow Valley.

The Union Gapuk will perform such classics as Young Girl, which hit the number one spot in the UK and number two in the USA. Next came Lady Willpower, which reached number five in the UK and again number two in the USA. The next release, Woman Woman, also proved a major top ten hit in both the UK and USA.

The New Amen Corner a force to be reckoned with on any stage throughout Europe and will keep you entertained with classics such as If Paradise Is Half As Nice.

The show will be hosted by Alan Mosca from Freddie and The Dreamers and ticket details are available on 0115 9895555.