Code One Presents

Dancing in the Shadows of Motown

with special guests

Friday 02 November 2018 (opening 7:00pm)

at Club York ( venue info )
99 York Street, Sydney NSW


The Motown groove was the start of SOUL - DANCE Music and is known in legend as …“The Sound Of Young America. Three Decades Of Magic !!!””

This 9 piece extravaganza features some of Australia’s most respected singers and muso’s playing classic dance hits from the “Standing in The Shadows Of Motown” movie/album in the first set, then a second Motown dance set to take the night out.

Hear the original dance hits including: Dancing in The Streets, Heatwave, Uptight, You keep Me Hanging On, WAR, Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, Standing On Shakey Ground, Higher Ground, Get Ready, Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone (Groove version), Superstition, Signed Sealed Delivered, Tears of a Clown, Reach Out, River Deep, Ain’t Too Proud To Beg and many more. 

It’s hard not to sing along and dance with the hits of : Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, Martha and The Vandellas, Marvin Gaye, The Four Tops, Edwin Star and many more.

Check out the line-up: 

Armando Hurley: MC/Vocals – Toured with Diana Ross, Joe Cocker, Tina Turner, etc.

Franchesca Appolis – Sang with The Starlettes, Harlem K nights, Marvin Gaye Experience etc.

Patou Powell: Vocals – ARIA Winner, sang with Kylie Minogue, Melbourne Ska Orchestra, James Freud..

Kimi Tupaea: Vocals/Drums – legend Sydney based singer/drummer ex. Doobies/ Eagles show, Barry Leef etc.

Matt Roberts: Guitar/Vocals - International Blues Challenge Memphis 2016, Jeff Duff, Kate Lush Band

Sam Boyd: Keyboards – played with Guy Sebastian, The Beautiful Girls, Mia Dyson, Ray Beadle, etc.

Jason Bruer: Sax – Ex Jools Holland band, played with Sting, BB King, Madness, Martha & The Vandellas

Craig Bodinnar: Producer/Bass – The Aretha Franklin Experience, Stevie Ray Vaughan Celebration

Adrian Veale: Trumpet – ARIA Award nominee, played with Jessica Mauboy, Dami Im, Flume etc.

This is an 18+ event.

* Over 18's only unless advertised otherwise. * Photo ID is essential,­ acceptable ID is a current and valid Australian Photo Drivers Licence or Passport. Please check with the venue for any other acceptable forms of photo ID * All children under 18 not permitted including small children and babies * Intoxicated persons will not be admitted * No thongs or steel cap boots * The venue reserves the right to refuse admission to any person * Dangerous behaviour including Crowd Surfing, Stage Diving, Moshing and Violent Dancing is not allowed and will result in your immediate removal from this venue.*Inappropriate behaviour at this venue will lead to your banning.*