SUZI QUATRO — LIVE AT RIVER CREE RESORT & CASINO
Enoch, Alberta Canada
Tickets available on Ticketmaster.ca
Friday, October 26, 2018
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Born June 3, 1950, 4th child out of 5, 4 girls one boy, in Detroit Michigan.
First instrument bongo’s aged 7, and performed with her father's jazz band. She studied classical piano and percussion and reads and write both instruments.
1964. Aged 14, started the first all-girl band with her sisters, teaching herself bass guitar. The Pleasure Seekers, sisters Patti on guitar, Arlene on Organ. Toured successfully for 8 years. Suzi was the main vocalist/ bass player and focal point of the band.
1969 they disbanded and reformed as Cradle, adding baby sister Nancy as the main vocalist. Suzi took a back seat, playing bass and only singing lead on a few songs. They wrote their own material.
1971 Mickie Most saw the band in Detroit and immediately offered Suzi a solo contract.
In October 1971, she flew to London to begin recording. Success did not come immediately.
1972, Suzi formed her first English band. They went on the road and were the support group on Slade’s first nationwide tour, performing Suzi’s original material.
Mickie Most got his new signing to Rak, hit songwriting team, Mike Chapman and Nicky Chinn, to go see a show, with the possibility of writing Suzi a hit single based around her own material.
Can the Can, a number 1 in many countries around the world, was the result, which went onto sell 2 and half million singles.
Between 1973 and 1980 she featured in the British charts for 101 weeks and has sold over 55 million records to date.
1977, Suzi began a 3-year stint as Leather Tuscadero on Happy Days opposite the Fonz. She has also appeared in Minder with Denis Waterman, Dempsey and Makepeace, Midsummer Murders, and Absolutely Fabulous
1986, she starred in the West End as Annie Oakley in ‘Annie Get your Gun’, to great critical acclaim.
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