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Steve Poltz – Lizotte’s, Newcastle – Tuesday, December 13th 2016

True folk troubadour Steve Poltz is on his second trip to Australia this year after criss-crossing the country including stops at the famous Spiegeltent and festival appearances at Nannup, Port Fairy, Blue Mountains, and the National Folk Festival. Following this years first tour Steve released his latest record, Folksinger, into the world. The new collection of songs features recent crowd favorites ‘I Want All My Friends To Be Happy’, ‘Mother Russia’ along with the title track.

Steve Poltz 'Folksinger'

Steve Poltz ‘Folksinger’

Steve Poltz is an American singer song writer and guitarist. He is best know for his collaboration with singer Jewel especially the song ‘You Were Meant For Me’ which they wrote on a trip to Baja Mexico. Steve Poltz captivates his audience with his charismatic story telling abilities and array of very interesting stories. His songs are an extension of his impressive story telling ability. A must see musical act that will keep you interested throughout his performance.

Book now for the Lizotte’s show; Online at or Phone: 02 4956 2066

Lizotte’s Newcastle – 31 Morehead St Lambton NSW 2299 

Further tour dates;

  • WED 14 DECEMBER; Clarendon Guesthouse – Katoomba, NSW, Australia
  • THU 15 DECEMBER; Camelot Lounge – Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • FRI 16 DECEMBER; The Bunker, Coogee Diggers – Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • SAT 17 DECEMBER; The Basement – Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • SUN 18 DECEMBER; Riversdale – Nowra, NSW, Australia
  • THU 22 DECEMBER; Republic Bar – Hobart, TAS, Australia
  • FRI 23 DECEMBER; Governor Hindmarsh Hotel (The Gov) – Adelaide, SA, Australia
  • SAT 24 DECEMBER; Flying Saucer Club – Elsternwick, VIC, Australia
  • TUE 27 DECEMBER – SUN 1 JANUARY; Woodford Folk Festival 2016 – Woodford, QLD, Australia