Jimmy Barnes tour
Australian musical legend Jimmy Barnes is on tour in support of his new memoir Working Class Man. Here at Ticketbis you can find a range of Jimmy Barnes tickets so this is your chance to see the working class man live in concert. Jimmy Barnes' success speaks for itself. As a solo artist, Barnes has topped the Australian charts nine times, putting him amongst musical legends like the Beatles, Madonna and the Rolling Stones. It's almost impossible to think of Australian rock & roll without thinking of Jimmy Barnes, with over forty years in the industry and having performed in arenas across the country, and globe, Jimmy Barnes has sold more records in Australia than any other Australian rock star. If you want to see one of Jimmy's shows, then you need to buy Jimmy Barnes tour tickets.
Jimmy Barnes background
Jimmy Barnes was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and his family emigrated to Australia in 1956 when he was four-years-old. Barnes joined the rock band Cold Chisel which would go on to become Australia's most popular band of the 1980s. Part of Cold Chisel's appeal was Jimmy himself and the singer's incredible stage presence. Jimmy Barnes was famous for crouching with intensity as he sang (and often shouted) into the microphone with all his might.
In 1984, after the break-up of Cold Chisel, Jimmy Barnes released his debut solo album Bodyswerve. Taking with him Cold Chisel's huge audience, what followed was number one record after number one record. In total, Jimmy Barnes has released 14 Australian top 40 albums with Cold Chisel and 13 charting solo albums, giving him the accolade as Australia's most successful recording artist! This is your chance to hear some of Jimmy Barnes best songs live in concert. You can sing along to "Working Class Man", "No Second Prize", "Driving Wheels" and, if you're lucky, Jimmy may even perform his epic screaming that featured in the internet hit "Big Enough". This song, which features Jimmy Barnes appearing as a cowboy apparition, has turned the rock star into a hugely popular 21st-century meme! Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to see Jimmy Barnes performing live. The concert is said to be one of the most popular of this year. So what are you waiting for...buy your tickets now to see Jimmy Barnes.
Jimmy Barnes books
Not only is Jimmy Barnes a record-breaking artist, he is also a successful author. In 2015, he released his memoir Working Class Boy, which went on to sell over 150,000 copies in Australia and won the ABIA Award for Best Biography of 2016. Now, in 2018, he has released his new book Working Class Man which is accompanied by a special tour of Australia. Get your Working Class man tickets now to be part of this special occasion.
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