Tim Ries live at Yah Yahs

Yah Yahs, 99 Smith Street, Fitzroy, Victoria


Tim Ries (USA) appearing live on the Yah Yah’s bandstand w/ Soul Serendae

Saxophonist/multi-instrumentalist for The Rolling Stones...

$10 Espresso Martinis ALL NIGHT too x

This Friday January 17th the legendary saxophonist/multi-instrumentalist Mr Tim Ries (USA) will be appearing on the Yah Yah’s bandstand with the one-off, all-star local Soul supergroup, Soul Serenade.

Tim Ries has played saxophone, keyboards and organ with The Rolling Stones for over 20 years. His musical CV is completely off the hook... The professor of Jazz Studies at the University of Toronto has performed live with Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops and The Temptations. Whilst his performing and recording credits include artists such as Rod Stewart, Paul Simon, Donald Fagen, Stevie Wonder, Blood Sweet and Tear, Lyle Lovett and Michael Jackson.

The said supergroup of Melbourne soul virtuosos, arranged by Yuri Pavlinov exclusively for Tim, includes:

Kylie Auldist (Needs no introduction...) - Lead Vocals

Yuri Pavlinov (The Bamboos, Barbarion...) - Bass (& some new horn arrangements)

Graham Pogson (The Bamboos, GL) - Drums

Ross Irwin (The Bamboos, The Cat Empire...) - Trumpet

Aaron Mendoza (ex- Electric Empire, Mondo Freaks, Meg Mac & more) - Keybaords and vocals

Trea Hindley - Trombone (Melbourne Opera, Australian Baroque Brass, La Compania...)

Gillan Gregory (Kylie Auldist band, ex-Strange Talk, Killing Heidi, The Chantoozies...) - Guitar

Unlike most band rooms, Yah Yah's is open 'til 5AM. And after the show you’re welcome to kick on and party with no extra charge. See you at Yah Yah’s. A quality live music venue, in the Fitzroy postcode.