Thursday, July 28, 2011
Vote For Elton's Next Support Act
Concert promoters Capital C: Concerts had received more than 50 entries from around New Zealand for the spot, and had selected a shortlist of four finalists, Capital C: Concerts chief executive Phil Sprey said in a statement.
The shortlist included Kaylee Bell (18), formerly of Waimate, but now based in Sydney, Australia, who won the prestigious Gold Guitar award at the 2007 New Zealand Gold Guitar Awards.
Other finalists included Mercury Crowe, of Wellington, Jonny Love, of Auckland, and Katie Thompson, of Hokitika.
Members of the public had a week from yesterday to vote for their preferred performer, by visiting www. classichits.co.nz with results announced next month.
The concert would be held at the Forsyth Barr Stadium on November 25.