MUSEUM VISITING CONTACT  NEWSLETTER JOINING ROLL OF RENOWN HANDS OF FAME

Michel ROSE (1997)

Michel Rose

Born in Port Louis, Mauritius

Age 8 – Got his first guitar, an Egmond Acoustic

Moved to Australia.

Around 1974 played his first gig at Campsie Masonic Hall. Unfortunately we had to pack down and leave early as a fire broke out!

After hearing the instrument break in "Misty" he bought his first steel, a Showbud Single Neck.

1997 – Inducted into the Hands of Fame.

2002 – Golden Guitar for Instrumental of the Year (Feral Swing Katz) with “Stealin’ Corn”.

2006 - People’s Choice Awards – Country Group as part of Feral Swing Katz.

2008 - South Australian Country Music Festival Awards- Inducted into the Hall of Fame.