Halfway to Paradise, The Billy Fury Story at Mansfield Palace Theatre
Date: Fri 24th May
ROCK STAR FURY COMES ALIVE AS TORNADOS STORM INTO MANSFIELD!
Furys Tornados played behind rock star Billy Fury from 1969 through to his sad, early death in 1983
at just 42 years old. They were his friends..& also his longest ever serving band. All original members come
together to tell stories of their life on the road with Billy in between playing again all those wonderful songs, as they did
with him all those years ago.
Guitarist Chris Raynor with Billy Fury on the 1974 U.K Rock 'n' Roll Tour.
Fury was one of U'K's biggest stars from 1960 -1966 , having more hit singles in the 60's than the Beatles & Stones 
-Halfway To Paradise, Last Night Was Made For Love, A Thousand Stars, Jealousy , I Will - to name but a few...
Furys Tornados had always dreamed of playing those old hits again , now, thanks to new technology,
they can once more re-live those fabulous days as.....
..... Fury sings live again!.... with his own [all original] Billy Fury's Tornados.
Charlie Elston [keyboards] Chris Raynor [lead guitar], John Raynor [drums] Graham Wyvill [bass]
HALFWAY TO PARADISE... the BILLY FURY STORY
Palace Theatre Mansfield Friday 24th May 2019 box office : 01623 633133
Rock & roll , big production hits with Fury's original band - fun...with a touch of sadness
as they remember their life on the road with Billy. A personal & unique show.
* BILLY FURY'S OWN BAND
The all original & named by Billy Fury himself - FURYS TORNADOS.
who play a key role, adding authenticity to this classy production. playing their 1974 re-recording of
U.K & U.S.A #1 "Telstar".
* FURY COMES ALIVE ONSTAGE!
Thanks to new technology, his band are now able to play once again with their old boss & friend.
Billy is seen performing live on giant screen , while Fury's Tornados back him as they did all those years ago.
*COLIN GOLD as Fury
"A voice blessed by heaven!" - Brian Matthews [Bbc Radio 2] when introducing the show at the Brighton Conference Centre 1999.
Fury's personal musical director Charlie Elston performs his own arrangement of Billy's hits to thunderous applause!
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