The Del Shannon & Roy Orbison Story spans 5 decades of some of the most dynamic songs of joy and pain ever expressed in the history of popular music.
Del Shannon and Roy Orbison had much in common – via their exceptional vocal styles, distinctive sound and dramatic song structures.
This multi-media show incorporates rare photos and song facts – taking you on a biographical musical journey – which includes a narrative that delves into their ‘truth-is-stranger-than-fiction’ personal lives.
During his varied music career, Mike has been a session singer – a published song-writer and performed with such diverse acts as Georgie Fame, folk/blues legend John Martyn and ‘Pilot of the Airwaves’ songstress Charlie Dore.
So, if you’re a fan of these 60’s superstars – Mike VanDetta affords you a double helping of their never-to-be forgotten music.
This event is promoted independently of The Spring.