Renowned folk song-writer and IWW union organiser George Mann is coming to perform!
A former union organiser based in New York, George Mann has produced albums featuring such folk music legends as Pete Seeger, Utah Phillips and Tom Paxton, and tours of the US and Australia to honour The Almanac Singers (2013) and Joe Hill (2015).
George brings his experience as a union organiser and educator to his concerts - stories and songs about historic events and the struggle for a better life.
With an opening set by Andrew Swainston & Sally Taylor, and more TBA. Come down for a night of great folk songs and singalongs!
Victorian Trades Hall
Meeting Room 1
54 Victoria St, Carlton
Suggested donations $10 / $15
First Nations mob & refugees free entry
No one turned away for lack of funds
Wheelchair access to Trades Hall is via a lift located at Lygon St entrance. Meeting Room 1 is located on the Ground Floor, accessible via the lift.
This event takes place on the stolen and unceded lands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nations. We pay our respects to their elders and warriors past, present and emerging.
We understand that their sovereignty of their lands has never been ceded and the struggle for decolonisation and an end to the frontier wars is continuing. We stand in solidarity with all first nations people in this fight.