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Robot Productions is an active production company specialising in kool, kustom kulture events.

Established in 2000, the Brisbane-based events business stages hot rod shows, rockabilly concerts, fashion and pinup parades, art displays, markets and much more.

Large scale events created by Robot Productions include the annual GreazeFest Kustom Kulture Festival, the BrizVegas Kustom Karnivals, the Twilight Hot Rod Shows and the just launched Redlands Rockabilly Revival.

Other concerts include the Rockabilly Bop, the Rockabilly Rage, Custom Rockabilly, Crown Rockabilly, Blue Suede Sundays, the Johnny Cash Tributes, the Rockabilly Psychosis and many more.

Robot Productions also stages and promotes international shows and has worked with touring acts such as the Reverend Horton Heat, Big Sandy, Wayne Hancock, Los Straitjackets, Imelda May, The Paladins, Dale Watson, James Intveld, Deke Dickerson, The Planet Rockers, The Nekromantix, The Go Getters and many, many more.


Redlands Rockabilly Revival

Sunday March 13, 2016 - 10am to 5pm

Cleveland Showgrounds

Hot Rod Show
Live Bands
DJs and Dancing
Pinup Parade
Market Stalls
Gourmet Food Village
Kustom Art Show

Special guests:

The Bellfuries USA
Rusty Pinto's Shotdown from Sugartown
Lovejoy Surf
A Band Called Twang
The ERT Trio
DJ Leapin’ Lawrie

Entry:

$10 at the door
All ages welcome, kids enter for free

More Info:

www.rockabillyrevival.com.au

 

JD McPherson touring Australia!

American music’s newest shining star, Oklahoma-born rocker, JD McPHERSON, is heading to Australia to rock your socks off in February 2016.

Known for his classic sound, rooted in rock'n'roll, rhythm'n'blues and rockabilly, JD McPherson is set to play razor-sharp shows in support of his latest album ‘Let The Good Times Roll’.

JD will be joined by his longtime band, featuring the sensational Jimmy Sutton on upright bass, Jason Smay on drums, Ray Jacildo on keys and Doug Corcoran on saxophone, guitar and keys.

With an impressive touring ledger that has seen JD McPherson perform all over the world in 2015, Australian fans have welcomed this 2016 tour downunder with open arms, and tickets to the shows are racing out the door.

Thursday February 25
The Triffid, Brisbane

Wednesday February 24
Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul, NSW

Tuesday February 23
Factory Theatre, Sydney

Saturday February 20
Theatre Royal, Castlemaine, VIC

Friday February 19
The Corner, Melbourne

Ticket links here:
www.livenation.com.au/artists/jd-mcpherson

 


Lori Lee's End of Year Rockabilly Party

Saturday December 12, 2015

Venue: Club Greenslopes
131 Ridge Street, Greenslopes

The Hi-Boys
Miss Teresa & Her Rhythmaires


Bistro open from 6pm
Show opens from 7pm


Come along and join Lori Lee and friends as we celebrate the end of another great year of rockabilly in Brisbane.

Featured at this year's party will be Miss Teresa & Her Rhythmaires and The Hi-Boys, who will be sure to get you rockin' the night away some mighty fine rockabilly tunes.

Parking on site out the front, or out the back down the side street.

 


 


Robot Roundup Email Newsletter:

Do you want to hear about what's rockin' and when? Join the Robot Roundup, the e-newsletter from Lori Lee at Robot Productions. It's informative and it's FREE! Simply send an email to gf@robot.com.au, alongwith your name and your city and we'll join you up straight away.

 

Robot on Facebook:

You can catch up with Robot Productions on Facebook. Check out our latest event and past event photos, and 'Like' them here: www.facebook.com/robotevents

 

Yesterday's news and reviews...

The Go Getters at GreazeFest Melbourne Aug 2015:   Benny & The Flybyniters at GreazeFest Brisbane 2015:
 
Wayne Hancock at GreazeFest Brisbane Aug 2014:   The Paladins at GreazeFest Brisbane Aug 2013:
 
The Flattrakkers pumping the dance floor at GreazeFest:   The Detonators at Twilight Hot Rod Show Jan 2011:
 
The Planet Rockers at GreazeFest:   Marti Brom at GreazeFest:
 
The Convertibles at the Kustom Kroozers Reunion 2011:   Deke Dickerson performing March 2014
 
GreazeFest 2011   The Reverend Horton Heat Tour 2010
 

In the Press...    
Lori Lee talks to The Sunday Mail, click to read:
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  Lori Lee talks to City News, click to read:Click on image to read full version

Rockabilly Rules Japan OK
Lori Lee's photos from Yokohama Hot Rod Show and more. Songs by Japanese rockabilly bands.


  Rockabilly Rules Japan OK - Vol 2
Lori Lee revisits the Mooneyes Hot Rod Show and checks out the rockabilly culture in Tokyo, December. 2010.



Clips from Johnny Cash Tribute VII
 

Travel blogs    
Lori Lee's road trip  
Cool Cats Rock Tokyo
Lori Lee in Japan November 2007

Elvis Lives in Japan

Lori Lee in Japan - December 2010

Rockabilly Rules Japan OK
Lori Lee at Moon Eyes Japan 2008

Back in the U.S.A.
Lori Lee heads back to the U.S.A. for a smorgasbord of music - November 2011


Gig Review Archive

End of Year Rockabilly Party 2013 - photos here

Johnny Cash Tribute IV October 2007

Johnny Cash Tribute II October 2005

Johnny Cash Tribute III September 2006

Saints'n'Sinners New Years Eve Ball 2007

The Purple Hearts Reunion - June 2006


Custom Rockabilly #9 The Troubadour Dec 2007

Custom Rockabilly #8 @ The Troubadour Oct 2007

Custom Rockabilly #7 @ The Troubadour June 2007

Custom Rockabilly #4 @ The Troubadour July 2006


Custom Rockabilly #3 @ The Troubadour April 2006

Custom Rockabilly #2 >@ The Troubadour March 2006

Custom Rockabilly #1 @ The Troubadour February 2006

The Mods'n'Rockers  @ Souths, February 2007

Rockabilly Gals #1 @ Carina Bowls February 2006

Rockabilly Psychosis @ The Troubadour January 2007

Gram Parsons Tribute @ The Troubadour, November 2006