CHARLIE MARSHALL and the BODY ELECTRIC launch the new album 'Won't Give Up' Jan 19 2016 with special guests Ron S Peno & The Superstitions and Fraudband.
Note the date - TUESDAY JAN 19th - we had to change it or Warren wouldn't have been able to do it.
The show will feature two Body Electric lineups
- the original Jim R White, Warren Ellis, Brian Henry Hooper and Charlie Marshall band playing the whole first album and Bryan Colechin, Brett Poliness, Charlie Marshall playing songs from the second album. Caroline Kennedy will be singing some backing vocals and Tim Deane will be helping out on piano.
The Body Electric featured the songwriting skills of one of Melbourne’s finest Charlie Marshall along with an all star lineup of musicians including Jim R White and Warren Ellis from the Dirty Three, Brian Hooper from the Beasts of Bourbon and Darren Seltmann of The Avalanches.
‘Won’t Give Up’ is a retrospective album due for release in January 2016 on Red Ted thru Rocket Distribution – a compilation of songs from the band’s first two albums along with unreleased tracks from the first ever recording session.