Three Members of Devilskin are making a special flight south just for the WBSO in Petone. With the forth member currently overseas the group will perform with 2 guitars and vocal in and acoustic cameo that will show their incredibly rich sound.
Ruth Robertson-Taylor (Gorse), Alice Masters, Margaret Tolland, Chris Barrand and Jack Kirifi and now DSIDE will start work in the foyer of the Asteron Centre, Featherston Street Wellington (Opposite the Railway Station) this week and over the next 20 days will express themselves in full public view unfettered by any brief as to what they will paint. After they have been exhibited at the Dec 7 event. each panel will find a new home for permanent display in the community.
Days Bay’s songwriter & lyricist Paul Fitzgerald wrote a song for the famous Bonnie Tyler called ‘Streets of Stone’. It tells the story is about a homeless woman, fallen from the heights of fame and was now wandering the streets of Paris.
Phil Sprey - DestinationHutt,” I thought it would be a perfect song for the World’s Big Sleep Out. I downloaded Paul’s original lyrics and made some changes to a few lines that ‘updated’ the context, which seemed appropriate, I wrote her an email - To cut a longer story short she said yes, so did her record label, so did the published owner of the song and her current management and album producer. Last week she went into her studio in Europe with producer Davis MacKay and now we have a New Version of ‘Streets of Stone’.
We have been give the rights to use the song worldwide for broadcast and to play to the people sleeping out across 50 cities worldwide on December 7th as part of the World’s Big Sleep Out.
"It breaks my heart to see homeless people sleeping rough on the streets, so I wanted in some way to help. This lovely song captures a sad situation that we all can remedy if we open our hearts" – Bonnie Tyler (2019)
No shortage of crowds looling in at the team in the lobby of the Asteron Centre, in Featherston Street Wellington.
Chair of DestinationHutt the not-for-profit charitable trust Phil Sprey and Hutt City Mayor Ray Wallce at the offical public announcmet on October 9.
Coldplay's Chris Martin joins the growing list of names wanting to be part of the global call to action.
The three big names make a viral video call out across the world to people to get up and unite in a single voice to stop homelessness. Register to be at any of the 50 cities globally on December 7.
British Comedian and Children’s Book Author, David Wallimas to read one of his great stories as part of the World’s Big Sleep Out event on December 7th.
The Call to End Homelessness is becoming a force to be reckoned with everywhere as superstars add their names to the growning voices or supporters.
In Los Angeles, Randy Jackson will be taking to the stage in Elysian Park in LA. Best known for his time as the longest-serving judge on American Idol. He will be forming an all-star band for the special occasion, with full details revealed on the night.
The Script are sure to receive an impressive welcome when they perform at Trinity College in Dublin.
Richard Taylor one of the creative miracle workers of the cinema world, adds his voice and support to the World Bif Sleep Out cause. A story is in the making...........