Damien Leith & Darren Coggan join forces to celebrate the songbook of John Lennon & Paul McCartney.
Two of Australia’s most applauded performers, Leith and Coggan will perform immortal songs from The Beatles treasure trove of pop history and songs from both Lennon and McCartney’s solo careers. The duo will transport the audience back in time, back to the well of inspiration, to hear the timeless songs of Lennon and McCartney as they would have sounded when they were freshly penned, just a guitar, a piano and two voices.
Damien Leith first captured the attention and affection ofAustralians when he was crowned winner of 2006 Australian Idol. Since then Leith has made his mark in Australia as a singer, songwriter, producer, author, playwright and TV personality. He has enjoyed platinum-selling albums and toured Australia extensively with his tributes to Roy Orbison and Elvis Presley.
Darren Coggan is one of Australia’s most exciting and diverse artists, a masterful storyteller who has carved a solid career within the Australian Country Music Industry, winning numerous Golden Guitar Awards. Coggan is perhaps best known for his critically acclaimed portrait of Cat Stevens that has inspired audiences in the most prestigious theatres around the world, including sell out seasons at the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, Glasgow Concert Hall & Liverpool Philharmonic.
The Two of Us promises to be a magical, intimate and acoustic portrait of the songs that changed the world.