Dragon 'April Sun in Cuba' 40th Anniversary Concert @ The Basement

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Can you believe it's been 4 decades since you first heard April Sun in Cuba on the radio? Come to The Basement in Sydney on the 6th of April and the Chelsea Heights Hotel in Melbourne on the 21st of April and help Dragon Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the release of their iconic song April Sun In Cuba in 1977. A song that is part of the soundtrack of everyone's life needs a birthday party on turning 40. Original Dragon, Todd Hunter says "We recorded April Sun in Melbourne in early 1977. We were recovering from a bad car accident that was a very close call for Robert Taylor and Paul Hewson. We recorded it in ATV studios. When we were recording the back track I distinctly remember looking around the studio and thinking what's wrong with this picture?. We were a bunch of bedraggled, bandaged and neck braced casualties who were recording this bright and shiny pop song. I think that more or less sums up the 70s for us. We had no idea then that it was a hit, or that we would be celebrating it's longevity 40 years later." This show is a celebration of a song that will live on long after we are gone.

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Old Mount Gambier Gaol 06 April, Bella Vista Farm 30 March, Mackay Park 23 March


Leadbelly Newtown 16 December, The Foreshore 05 November, 05 November, Hamilton Hotel 06 October, The Oaks Hotel 03 June, Stones Corner Hotel 20 May, Lizotte's Restaurant 09 June, Bendigo Jockey Club 22 April, Memo Music Hall 18 March, Memo Music Hall 17 March, Old Mount Gambier Gaol 11 February, The Basement 06 April, Shoalhaven Heads Bowling Club 28 January, Harrigan's Drift Inn 01 April


Robertson Country Inn 11 August, Brass Monkey 16 December, Toongabbie Sports and Bowling Club 09 December, Brass Monkey 03 December, The Gov 19 November, Shoalhaven Heads 22 October, Ipswich Civic Centre 28 October, Club Central Menai 21 October, Riverstone Schofields Memorial Club 29 October, Ettamogah Hotel 24 September, ICC Sydney 23 December, Robertson Country Inn 11 August, The Basement 15 July, Lizotte's Restaurant 08 July, The Oaks Hotel 25 June, Milton Theatre 24 June, North Sydney Leagues Club 21 May, The Juniors Kingsford 18 March, Brass Monkey 09 July, Cronulla Beach 26 January, Shoalhaven Basin Country Club 15 January, Towradgi Beach Hotel 16 January