In 2020 will celebrate 40 years since their inception (though a mere 12 years of actual existence) via a new release that brings together the first ever re-release of the band’s much loved 1980 eponymous debut 7” – featuring the original version of the all-time classic Alone With You - alongside culled from the archives of chief songwriter . The full length 8-track album will be released on via all formats including a limited edition vinyl release complete with hard cover 12 page 30cm x 30cm photo essay of the band as well as CD, cassette and all digital platforms.
"You can’t keep a good band down. These new and revitalised songs take it back to the reason behind the band in the first instance. The 40 years in between is nicely depicted in the change in voice while the energy and craftsmanship is still there in the sound, albeit a little fuller and rounder. I guess, it’s just like us too really… “ -
is available for pre-order from Oct 24 via https://www.sunnyboys.com.au/sunnyboys40. Retail release November 29th.
And what better way to celebrate both the new release and the milestone anniversary than by doing what Sunnyboys do best – play live! And so Sunnyboys hit the east coast this February including first time ever shows in Torquay and for Sydney’s Twilights @ Taronga. Special guests will join Sunnyboys for the shows in Victoria and Queensland while garage rockers will join the birthday boys in Sydney.
“We really didn’t think we would ever play again as a band. But wow, we have and we sure are having a bloody great time doing it.”
Friday 7th February 2020 – Torquay Hotel, with guests Painters and Dockers
Saturday 8th February 2020 – Forum, with guests Painters and Dockers
Friday 14th February 2020 – Tivoli, with guests Painters and Dockers
Saturday 15th February 2020 – Twilights @ Taronga, with guests Rocket Science
Friday 21st February 2020 – Miami Markettawith guests Painters and Dockers
Sunday 23rd February 2020 – The Shed @ Aussie World,with guests Painters and Dockers
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