Brisbane Pride announces Fair Day line-up
Brisbane Pride Festival has announced its line-up for this year’s Fair Day at New Farm Park.
Musical guests for 2013 include: Brisbane musician Stephen Carmichael, who’s topped the Triple J Unearthed Dance Charts, won a mashable.com cover competition and been featured on Britney Spears’ website.
Also appearing is Amali Ward of Australian Idol fame and the voice behind the anthem against racism and homophobia ‘Knock you out’.
X Factor’s Paige Phoenix (pictured), who talked about his transitioning on the show, will be on hand to add his hunky presences, while 2013 Queens Ball Performer of the Year singer-songwriter Kristy Apps will also be on hand, as will Sarah Booker whose credits include the 2006 Woodstock Festival and supporting such artists as Jimmy Barnes, Killing Heidi and Diesel.
Closing the day with a set played live against this year’s closing fireworks will be 2013 Queens Ball DJ of the Year DJ ACRAIG (Wickham’s search for the next DJ Comp 2008, Limes Hotel, Port Office Hotel, Lectrik’s Bliss at Metro, Chalk Hotel, Exchange, White Wolf).
Fair Day will be hosted by 2012 Big Brother winner Ben Norris, and also includes the Brisbane Gay and Lesbian Choir, the finals of Ms and Mr Pride Brisbane 2013 and the return of Farmer Dave’s Dog Show.
Brisbane Pride Festival’s hoping for a big turn out this year at Fair Day’s new home at New Farm Park on Saturday, September 21, 2013. www.brisbanepridefestival.com.au
IMAGE: Paige Phoenix.