- Col andf Judy's 2007
Tamworth Festival Gig
- Col Joye with Judy Stone & The
Saturday 20th January - Tamworth Town Hall 8pm
- COL JOYE AM & JUDY STONE AM
Triple the Fun in Tamworth!
Australian music icons Col Joye AM and Judy Stone AM return
to Tamworth with the Joy Boys for one night only at the Tamworth
Town Hall on Saturday
20th January at 8pm.
The joint will be jumping to the classic hits from both acts and
latest songs from Col’s album Don’t Give Up, which showcased at
the sold out concert during the Tamworth Country Music Festival in
You’ll be singing along with Col’s By Bye Baby, Livin’ Doll, Yes
Sir, That’s My Baby, Oh Yeah Uh Huh, Heaven is My Woman’s Love,
Sweet Dreams of You, Today’s Teardrops, You’re The One, Judy’s
Born A Woman, Silver Wings and Golden Rings, Field of Stone, 4
Million 3 Thousand 221 Tears From Now, Mare, Mare, Mare, Hasta
Manana and hot duets to bring the house down.
Col and Judy recorded and toured together from the outset and were
‘family’ to a national audience throughout Bandstand’s 14 year run
on television. In constant demand, their solid musical partnership
has continued and parallels successful solo careers.
Inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame in 1988, Col pioneered
Australia’s presence on the American Billboard chart, was our
first artist to have a #1 single nationally and 3 consecutive hit
records, with no less than 7 songs in the Top 10.
He received his Golden Guitar at the 2nd CMA Awards in 1974 for
Heaven Is My Woman’s Love and bestowed an Order of Australia in
1983 for Excellence in the Entertainment industry and his work
with numerous charities.
Judy’s career began on the road with the Reg Lindsay Show and she
has since shared the stage with Sir Harry Secombe, Rolf Harris,
Dick Emery, Johnny Mathis and Howard Keel.
The inaugural recipient of the National Award in 1974 for
Australian Female Entertainer with 2 concurrent Top 40 singles -
Field of Stone & Mare, Mare, Mare, Judy was firmly established in
Country with Silver Wings and Golden Rings in 1976.
She made international history in 1986 as the first foreign Female
Performer to sign with the Republic of China Record Company and
celebrated the release of an album in Beijing with a televised
performance in Mandarin. Embraced as ‘Precious Gem’ in China, Judy
has also recorded in Flemish, Italian and Japanese and followed a
hit in that country with performance at elite venues.
Judy has represented Australia at 3 International Expositions and
other credits extend to the UK and Scotland for the song Hasta
Col and Judy have contributed enormously to our cultural heritage
and are driven by a passion for the music which has brought them
accolades in abundance - 12 Mo Awards, 6 Logies & Col’s 2 ARIAs,
Gold and Platinum albums and recognition from their respective
Don’t miss your one chance to see these extraordinary entertainers
in full flight.
***COL JOYE ***JUDY STONE***THE JOY BOYS***ONE SHOW ONLY***
20th January Tamworth Town Hall 8pm
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- Col Joye's latest
- Col Joye
- DON’T GIVE UP
Col Joye’s latest album “Don’t Give Up” is a country rockin’,
honky tonk’n soundtrack of 15 classics with all the elements to
create a party atmosphere for all ages.
The uplifting tracks featured on “Don’t Give Up” are a selection
of the standards Col makes his own during live performances and
includes the original hit “Oh Yeah Uh Huh” as a bonus track.
The effervescent and legendary entertainer believes that music
cleanses the soul of the dust of everyday life and this album is
guaranteed to put a spring in anyone’s 2-step, dose-e-doh and tush
You’ll be singing and dancing your troubles away to “Crazy Little
Thing Called Love”, “Boot Scootin Boogie”, “Achy Breaky Heart”,
“You May Be Right”, “Setting The Woods on Fire”, “Fly Like A Bird”
Since the heady days of early Australian rock n’ roll, Col Joye
has made an enormous contribution to the Australian music industry
and was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame as part of the first
He has a swag of other industry accolades including 2 ARIAs, multi
Gold and Platinum albums, 4 Mo awards, 3 Logies and a Golden
He was the first artist with a # 1 single nationally, the first to
have 3 consecutive hits and the first Australian on the American
Publicist Sue Camilleri Em:
- COUNTRY ROCKIN’ IN TAMWORTH – Oh Yeah Uh
Col Joye AM returned to Tamworth for one show only with
Judy Stone and the Feral Swing Katz at the Town Hall
It’s a welcome return for Col who received his Golden Guitar in
1974 for the Top Selling Record - Heaven Is My Woman’s Love,
alongside Slim Dusty, Tex Moreton, Reg Lindsay and other country
music pioneers at the 2nd Golden Guitar Awards.
Col is a trail-blazer who has achieved much since making his own
instruments and putting his band The Joy Boys together.
An original guest when Brian Henderson’s Bandstand first appeared
on our television sets, Col was a family member throughout the
show’s 14 years on air.
He drew huge crowds to his personal appearances long before he had
a signed contract and the hits rolled out when he finally
Col was our first artist to have a Number 1 single nationally with
the song Bye Bye Baby and followed this success with number one
hits and chart records for Rollin’ Clementine, Oh Yeah Uh Huh, Yes
Sir That’s My Baby and Heaven is My Woman’s Love.
He was the first Australian on the American Billboard Charts and
back home, the first to have three consecutive hit records and no
less than 7 in the Top 10.
His extensive back catalogue includes a string of other hit
singles - Livin’ Doll, There Goes My Everything (on the charts for
54 weeks), Sweet Dreams of You, Today’s Teardrops and You’re The
Since the heady days of early Australian rock ‘n roll, Col Joye
has made an enormous contribution to the Australian Music Industry
and was one of the first to be inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame
in 1988 (along with Joan Sutherland, Johnny O’Keefe, Slim Dusty,
Vanda & Young and AC/DC).
Col has a swag of other industry accolades including 2 ARIAS for
Gold albums, Multi Gold and Platinum awards, 4 Mo awards (2 times
Gold Mo), 3 Logies, 3 Variety Club Heart awards and he is one of
our first 8 Golden Guitar recipients.
An original Australia Day Ambassador, Col was bestowed an Order of
Australia in 1983 for Excellence in the Entertainment industry and
his work with numerous charities.
In 1999, he was one of the stars included in the Australia Post
tribute to the Legends of Australian Music stamp series.
An Olympic Torch Bearer in the lead up to the 2000 Sydney Olympic
Games, Col was more recently recognized at the Tribute Night “A
Life In Music” raising over $500,000 for diabetes research.
- COL JOYE
Christmas with Col Joye
Col Joye is one of Australia's best loved performers and his
Christmas album is sure to delight his legion of fans. Col's
Christmas album celebrates the season in many ways and includes
such classics as Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, Jingle Bell Rock
and Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas.
- Track Listing
The Christmas Song
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Santa Claus is Coming to Town
It’s Christmas All Over Again
Baby Please Come Home
Mele Kaliki Maka
I'll be Home for Christmas
Christmas with the Old Folks
Jingle Bell Rock
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Col Excepting his
Golden Guitar Award in 1974
- Print out and have the