Dog Trumpet is spearheaded by brothers Peter O’Doherty and Reg Mombassa, original members of iconic Aria award winning and Hall of Fame band Mental As Anything.
The Mentals had a worldwide hit with Live it Up. Featuring Bernie Hayes on Bass and Vocals and Declan O’Doherty on Drums and Vocals. Dog Trumpet are heading out on the second leg of the Shadowland Tour after selling the first leg of the tour out. Come along and enjoy a great night of music and fun. Playing songs from across the catalogue and Mentals classics.
This show will also double up as a book launch and signing for the new Mental As Anything story, “Just Starting Out Drinking Beer” by Stuart Lloyd.
The riotous rollercoaster ride of Mental as Anything, One of Australia’s greatest bands from 1976-2019. The Mentals went from the top of a pool table to the top of the charts. Enjoy the untold stories behind Aussie classics like: Live It Up, Too Many Times, If You Leave Me Can I Come Too?, Berserk Warriors, Egypt, The Nips are Getting Bigger, and a whole lot more. Plus tales from the road as told by Greedy, Martin, Bird, Pete & Reg — and a star-studded cast including Colin Hay, Richard Gottehrer, Mark Opitz, Jeremy Fabinyi and Wreckless Eric — in this access-all-areas official biography.