Australia's best LIVE at our Melb Cup!

“All music should be this much fun.” – The Age

Mansfield District Racing Club are proud to announce that multi-award winning Australian Bluegrass artists ~ The Davidson Brothers ~ will be LIVE at this years Melbourne Cup Day in the High Country!

Hamish and Lachlan Davidson grew up in the rural Victorian town of Yinnar. Raised in a musical family, the brothers began playing music and performing from a young age. With seven albums under their belt, they have built the reputation of being one of Australia’s hottest bluegrass acts – multi instrumentalists on banjo, fiddle, mandolin and great entertainers with an enormous respect for the traditions of the genre.

Australian Country Music Award winners in 2009, 2010 and 2012, and Group of the Year at the 2010 Australian Independent Country Music Awards, Hamish and Lachlan Davidson are “the best young bluegrass pickers we have seen for a long while in Australia and a very exciting live act,” according to Troy Cassar-Daley.

"The Davidson Brothers are talented fellas and awesome guys. I love what they do and I've really enjoyed the privilege of working with them. This album is a great one." – Dan Sultan

In recent years, the Davidson Brothers have toured extensively throughout Australia, America and Europe. The brothers have toured with Australian country music veterans such as Troy Cassar-Daley and Lee Kernaghan, shared the stage with household names like Tommy Emmanuel, Kasey Chambers and Dan Sultan.

"Two young blokes with all the energy and drive of their generation and an innate ability to transpose that energy to a younger audience.” – Capital News Magazine

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