Mark Hilton

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Tall stories – truth, lies and everything in between. A prolific songwriter and seasoned storyteller, choosing acoustic guitar & vocals as the main weapons, with occasional asthmatic harmonica. Expect to laugh and cry.

This is folk and country blues, with urban smarts. You’ll hear upbeat foot-tapping hoe-downs, slinky sultry mood pieces and beautiful aching ballads. Follow the bittersweet storylines, get caught in unpredictable landslides – songs that never forget you.

As a solo performer and with his acoustic trio, Mark brings together many years of touring experience covering the Byron Bay Blues & Roots Festival, St. Kilda Festival, Brunswick Music Festival, the Adelaide Fringe, the Darwin Festival, the Seabreeze Festival, the Woodford Dreaming Festival, countless pubs & clubs along Australia’s east coast and overseas tours to Bali, Vietnam and Europe.

SOME QUOTES

“your songs are so beautiful and soulful”
PRADEEP KUMAR (Poorvaa)

“humorous and honest – swampy, soulful songs and gritty realism”
RAY KENNEDY (Grammy award winning producer – Steve Earle, Ray Davies)

“I think your songs are really beautiful”
DON WALKER (Cold Chisel)

“A fantastic lyricist and songwriter”
BEK DEVLIN (Adelaide Advertiser)

“humour and pathos with a rare stamp of originality”
FRED E. GOSTEIN (CitySearch)

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Mark Hilton & the Two Few

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The Two Few are country blues, with urban smarts. Dobro, banjo, mandolin & violin collide in foot-tapping hoe-downs, slinky mood pieces and beautiful sad ballads. Follow the bittersweet storylines, get caught in unpredictable landslides – songs that never forget you.

The lineup features Dan Davies on bull-fiddle, accordion & backing vocals, Toby Robinson on dobro, banjo, mandolin & backing vocals, and prolific songwriter Mark Hilton on acoustic guitar & vocals.

This trio brings together many years of touring experience covering the Byron Bay Blues & Roots Festival, St. Kilda Festival, Brunswick Music Festival, the Adelaide Fringe, the Darwin Festival, the Seabreeze Festival, the Woodford Dreaming Festival, countless pubs & clubs along Australia’s east coast and overseas tours to Bali and Vietnam.

SOME QUOTES

“I think your songs are really beautiful”
DON WALKER (Cold Chisel)

“A fantastic lyricist and songwriter. At times as heart-wrenching as running into your first love, while as liberating as hitting the road with the top down. “
BEK DEVLIN (Adelaide Advertiser)

“humour and pathos with a rare stamp of originality”
FRED E. GOSTEIN (CitySearch)

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