If you love Billy Fury then you will love “The Billy Fury Years”.
Born in Liverpool in 1940 Ronald Wycherley rose to fame as Billy Fury in the late 1950s to score a string of national and international successes.
Fury continued to score hits well into the 1960s, and remained an active songwriter until the 1980s.
One of the best-selling recording artists of the 1960s, Fury enjoyed a string of hit singles which spent an incredible 332 weeks in the British charts.
A childhood bout of rheumatic fever damaged his heart and contributed to an untimely death on January 28, 1983.
‘The Billy Fury Years’ is quite simply the ultimate Billy Fury show to ever hit the stage.
Michael King portrays Billy and has been hailed as“the best Fury since Fury”.
Michael has pulled together a fantastic collection of musicians who will take you on a journey through the musical career of Britain’s best loved homegrown rocker.
An exciting two-hour show filled with Billy Fury’s greatest hits and more delivered live in true Fury style. This is a night of pure breathtaking Billy Fury entertainment.
The show is enhanced by fantastic audio and video effects plus various costume changes depicting the ever changing image and face of the Fury phenomenon.
The show is at the Burnley Mechanics on Friday, May 30. Tickets £16; concs £15. To book call 01282 664400 or go to www.burnleymechanics.co.uk.