Halfway Up.... ..... Mt Victoria Don McGlashan in Devonport
Halfway Up.... ..... Mt Victoria
Don McGlashan in Devonport
Songwriter, singer, musician, composer, poetical lyricist….Don McGlashan has provided the sound track for a generation of New Zealanders.
He has been in bands such as The Plague, From
Scratch, The Whizz Kids, Blam Blam Blam, The Front Lawn, The
Mutton Birds, The Bellbirds, written for Limbs Dance Company
and won numerous awards for his music, songs and film
scores. Songs such as Dominion Road, Anchor Me
Bathe in the River have become anthems
for our major events.
Don is now embarked on a solo career and he has held the Summer Residency at the Michael King Writers’ Centre this year, his second major literary award.
To mark the end of his residency, Don will talk
(and sing) about his life and work, a journey from Dominion
Road to Devonport via the world stage.
When: Wednesday March 6, 2013, from 5.30 pm for a 6 pm start
Where: The Depot Artspace, 28 Clarence St, Devonport
Free: (koha appreciated)