Mixtape Australia strikes a chord at Adelaide Fringe

In a celebration of Australia's musical legacy, multi-award-winning vocalist and performer Michelle Pearson will enchant Adelaide music lovers with her latest creation, Mixtape Australia.

Mixtape Australia is a spellbinding music-driven cabaret promising to take audiences on a nostalgic journey through six decades of Australian hits. The hits have not only captivated hearts but have also played a pivotal role in shaping the nation’s cultural identity.

Michelle Pearson and her phenomenal six-piece band will preform at Gluttony this Adelaide Fringe from 9th-11th of March, with performances at 4:30pm across the long weekend.

Originating from South Australia, Mixtape Australia has been making waves across the country, earning accolades along the way. What’s more, the show recently won the major festival award for music at the prestigious 2024 Fringe World Festival in Perth, setting the stage for its upcoming performances in Adelaide.

Adelaide Fringe 2024: Mixtape Australia

Known for her powerhouse vocals and acclaimed as Australia’s singing cook, Michelle Pearson steps out of the kitchen and onto the stage for this musical extravaganza. Audiences can anticipate a dynamic performance featuring classic hits from legendary Australian acts like Midnight Oil, The Divinyls, INXS, Tina Arena, Cold Chisel, and more. Pearson’s renditions promise not just to get the crowd on their feet but to transport them through the pages of Australia’s rich musical tapestry.

Mixtape Australia is a tribute to the guts and determination of our incredible musicians who have paved the way for the industry and addressed the issues that matter,” says Michelle Pearson. The show is not merely a concert; it’s an immersive experience that invites the audience to reminisce about Australia’s musical evolution while contemplating the profound impact of these songs on the nation’s social fabric.

This sonic exploration of the beauty and brutality of the Australian landscape transcends time, resonating with every generation. Michelle Pearson’s magnetic stage presence and the seamless synergy with her band promise to deliver an unforgettable experience that goes beyond mere entertainment.

Mixtape Australia isn’t just a cabaret; it’s a musical odyssey through the heart and soul of Australia. Immerse yourself in the transformative power of music with Michelle Pearson and her extraordinary ensemble. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this historic celebration of Australian musical greatness.

Mixtape Australia

Saturday the 9th of March – Monday the 11th of March

The Virago, Gluttony


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