Saturday Night “Live” Concert

I was fortunate enough to go see Xavier Rudd, live in concert last night, as part of his Storm Boy Tour of Australia, and he was here in Geelong, and what an incredible show he put on, in front of a pack house in his hometown. He’s a rare talent, playing multiple instruments, including the Aboriginal Didgeridoo and “Lioness Eye” is a good example of him playing the didgeridoo. Click this link >>   Attached below is a few of his songs that he performed last night. I did try taking some video clips, but they were very poor attempts I’m afraid, Yes, Ivor should stick to trying to write poetry.




And of course there’s no Xavier Rudd show/concert, without listening to his classic song, “Spirit Bird”, I’ll post this version so you’re able to follow his lyrics, a heartfelt message of important significance for all walks life of our world.

“Spirit Bird she creaks and groans

She knows she has

Seen this all before she has

Seen this all before she has”


I hope you enjoy his music as much as I do.

Featured Image: From Aesthetic Magazine, July 17th 2017.

Ivor Steven (c)  2018



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G'day, and welcome to my blog site. My name is Ivor Steven, I live in Geelong, Australia. I'm an ex-industrial chemist, and a retired plumber, and a former Carer of my wife(Carole), for 30 years, who suffered from severe MS. I Write poetry about those personal thoughts, throughout and beyond my life as a Carer. I've been blogging for over 2 years, and writing poems for 19 years. Of course a lot of my poems are about my favourite subject Carole, but since I've been blogging my writings have become quite varied, humourous, mystical, observational, and even a few monster/horror poems.

24 thoughts on “Saturday Night “Live” Concert”

    1. It was his encore/final song last night with the whole crowd singing along, it was very moving, and before that he played his powerful song “Lioness Eye”, solo on the drums and didgeridoo. An unforgettable night/show, Raili.

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  1. Oh, I’m so glad you got to attend the concert, Ivor! You were in need of a fun night out!
    Thank you for introducing us to him and his music! He is so talented! I am a new fan of his now! 🙂
    (He looks like a handsome modern-day viking to me! 😉 )
    HUGS!!! 🙂

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  2. Like isn’t good enough really Ivor. A really talented man who obviously cares deeply for his country and for how it has been abused by modern mankind. Thank you so much for sharing this with us. You are a lucky man to be able to go to see him live.

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    1. Yes I remember your poem, and I’m sure you would’ve loved his concert, and you probably would have again been inspired to do another poem….. I was, I wrote Fish-eggs And Grapes last night.

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  3. Great post Ivor, sounds like you had a blast you could not fail with a talent like his to entertain he is coming to Ireland in a couple of weeks time unfortunately distance is a problem for me but i will share this post on twitter it may just tick some boxes.

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