Pacey King and Doley


“When three of our best local Australian musicians come together, one needs to stand back and just savour the moment in time, this is going to be worth every moment.”

Girrakool Blues Festival & The Naughty Noodle Fun Haus season of “Blues at The Funhaus” continues with Pacey King & Doley.

“This is a Blues Supergroup” – Peter Noble – Bluesfest (March 2021)

Three Legendary Australian Artists – Coming together in Perfect Harmony. A World Class Band – with 4 part harmonies – and a Catalogue of Superb Original Songs – Infectious Rhythms

  • Sydney Blues Society Annual Awards winner 2021
  • Voted “Favourite Female Singer” 2021, Sally King
  • Song Writer of Year 2021 Shane Pacey
  • Keyboardist of The Year 2021 Clayton Doley

SHANE PACEY has had over the last four decades, an outstanding career in music and with recent accolades from the Sydney Blues Society as 2019 Best Male Vocalist and Song Writer any more justification on his extraordinary talent and loved by audiences all over this land.

Shane Pacey is the Lead Vocalist / Guitarist and Songwriter…for the legendary Bondi Cigars. The Shane Pacey Trio and the Iconic, Foreday Riders.

SALLY KING is considered blues royalty and a pioneer of women in blues in the Sydney blues scene. She has worked with the likes of Bo Diddley, Jimmy McGriff, Hightide Harris, Jacky Orzarsky. Sally is truly blessed with an irresistibly authentic voice that settles into the groove from the first note. Whether singing her own beautifully crafted songs or putting a unique stamp on classic – audiences warm instantly to Sally’s vibrant stage presence. The fabulous Sally King is the real deal.

CLAYTON DOLEY is one of Australia’s most in-demand singer, keyboard player and songwriters, brandishing all things Hammond and beyond. Clayton won the 2019 Sydney Blues Society Keyboard Player Of The Year. His skills’ have brought him international recognition having shared the stage with some of the world’s biggest names in music including Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn, Joe Bonamassa, Dan Aykroyd, Jimmy Barnes, The Divinyls, Richard Clapton and Harry Manx, to name just a few.

PACEY KING & DOLEY together, are to be backed by a stellar rhythm section. Featuring:
DAVID GREEN on Bass Guitar & Vocals (Lana Cantrell, Hot City Bump Band, Seals and Croft, Sally King Band)
DAVO FESTER on DRUMS (Shane Pacey Trio, Glenn Cardier, PJ O’Brien, Genevieve Chadwick, Leanne Paris)

At this time seating is pre-allocated for best possible COVID safety also accomodating 1st in best dressed. If you want to sit next to specific people/friends at this time please ensure you purchase together.

This is supper & show @ the Haus with Café Du Blueza taking over the kitchen – in a New Orleans inspired Gumbo & Jambalay Popup cafe offering 3 supper options:

1. Giant Brisket Cheddar Cheese Sausage Rolls with a touch of jalapeño (mild) and coleslaw

2. Giant Cajun Andouille Sausage Rolls (spicey like chorizo) with coleslaw

3. Giant Vego Gumbo Sausage Rolls with coleslaw

COVID UPDATE: At this time all seating will be allocated to you at the door & based on 1st to purchase gets front row, last to purchase gets back row etc. If you want to sit with your family/mates purchase your tickets together (and get an awesome 10% discount).

COVID QR Scanning and Temp check is mandatory. We operate in accordance with all the updated NSW guidelines, if a mask is required indoors you will be asked to follow protocols which are not negotiable.


We love bringing the blues to the Central Coast, but due to rising costs, please also consider contributing by donating.

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