THE BACKYARD BALLADEER
From his home base in Sawtell on the north coast of NSW, singer/songwriter and teller of tall stories, ERROL GRAY travels Australia with his one man show THE BACKYARD BALLADEER. With his acoustic guitar, stompbox, harmonica and a distinctly Aussie sense of humour, ERROL has his audience cracking up with songs and the occasional bush poem about everyday situations that happen to us all.   With song titles like WORKING FOR CENTRELINK, THEY WONDER WHY YOU DRINK,  JUST LET IT RIP  and TURDULENCE (The Dreaded Bedpan)  I'm sure you get the idea. 

Scroll down the page and have a look at the video which will take you to ERROL'S YouTube page where you can check out some more clips  and if you like what you see and hear, you can even buy a CD or two.  If you have any queries just give ERROL a call on the number below or shoot him off an email.

WHAT THEY SAID ABOUT ERROL -
"Very entertaining" - Danii Minogue

"Sawtell's Jimmy Buffett" - John Williamson

"In the true blue tradition of John Williamson and Kevin Bloody Wilson (but not quite as rude) - People Magazine

"You can't miss him.  He's the one without the hair singing the funny songs." - Anna Rose, CM journalist.






14 Brand new comedy songs !

1. LANDMINES
2. THE HANDBAG
3. TECHNOLOGY IS KILLING ME
4. PLAY US SOMETHING WE KNOW
5.TIL DEATH US DO PART
6. TOO BLOODY HOT
7. ARE YOU A BLOKE
8. RINK 15
9. THE WOODHEAP
10. THE ITCHYBUM CREEK TALENT QUEST
11. WHEN I'M GONE
12. THE ULTIMATE REALITY SHOW
13. THE POST OFFICE HOTEL
14. IT'S A TOUGH JOB
$ 20.00


Recorded "live" at the Squatters Rest Museum, Tucabia, this  2 disc set comprises a DVD and a CD, so you can either watch the show or listen to the songs.  18 of Errol's cultural classics plus 3 new ones.

            $ 25.00                 
FOOTLOOSE AND FANCY FREE 2013- 14 tracks including CAMPING AT YAMBA, THAT'S WHAT POPS DO, MILKIN' TIME, THE HUSBAND (Errol's parody of The Gambler), THE GOLF TRAGIC and OUT WHERE THE PHONES DON'T RING.
THINGS COULD BE WORSE  2011 - 15 crack up tracks  including Neville  The Know It All, The Internet Blues, The Onion Bag, Christmas At Our Place and I Just Don't Look Good Naked Anymore                                     $20.00
THE BACKYARD BALLADEER 2007 - Taking up where Bugger Me Dead! left off, 15 tracks that comically explore the issues that affect us all.  Government bureaucracy (WORKING FOR CENTRELINK), Indian Call Centres (I WANT TO TALK TO A PERSON) and terrorists (TAKE ME WHERE THE WHITING ARE BITING) all come in for attention.
BUGGER ME DEAD! 2005 - A collection of the most requested comedy songs from Errol's "live" show. Six previously released classics join 11 new originals such as Ducks Guts on Toast, Old Fart, Number 97 to the Snackbar Please and The Town With No TAB. With giggles guaranteed, BUGGER ME DEAD has become Errol's best seller.
THE EARLY YEARS - 1985 - 2000.  A 20 track complilation of the best songs from Errol's first 2 albums ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE, JOURNEYMAN and from THE COMPLETE SONS OF THE SOIL, back when Errol was trying to carve out a career as a "serious" singer/songwriter. 
HOW GOOD IS THIS - 2009. Featuring classics It's A Bugger When You're Ugly, Just Let It Rip, They Wonder Why You Drink and Errol's most popular song on iTunes - I'm A Bloke.  12 songs and 2 bush poems including Turdulence (The Dreaded Bedpan).

BUY THE LOT!!!

Get all 7 CD's plus the "Live" DVD/CD for $100.00
BARGAIN !

You can purchase  Errol's CD's (listed below) by dropping a line and sending a cheque or money order to :-

Errol Gray, P.O. Box 424, Sawtell NSW 2452.

Add $5.00 postage and handling for orders up to $50.00,  $10.00 for orders over $50.00 and $20.00 for orders $100.00 and over.

To make a purchase with your credit card, you can use the Pay Pal facility located next to each item.

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GIG GUIDE


BIG 4 BONNY HILLS !
EVERY MONDAY NIGHT

If you're travelling up or down the Pacific Highway, make sure you stop off for a night at the Big 4 Holiday Park in beautiful Bonny Hills right on the beach.  I will be in residence there performing every monday evening, so make it a part of your travel plans and pop in and say g'day!
4 /12 Maitland Markets 8.30am
5/12 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
10/12 Maclean Markets 8.30am
12/12 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
19/12 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
21/12 Sawtell Hotel, Fishtales 6.30pm
26/12 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
28/12 Sawtell Hotel, Fishtales,  6.30pm
1/1 Laurieton Riverwalk Markets
2/1 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
4/1 Sawtell Hotel, Fishtales 6.30pm
8/1 Stuarts Point Workers Club 4.30pm
9/1 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
11/1 Sawtell Hotel, Fishtales 6.30pm
12-15/1 Illawarra Folk Festival, Bulli Showgrounds
16/1 Big 4 Bonny Hills 5pm
18/1 Sawtell Hotel, Fishtales 6.30pm
19/1 Austin Caravan Park, Tamworth 7pm
20/1 Guyra Spud and Lamb Festival 12 noon
21-29/1 Tamworth Country Music Festival
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BACKYARD BLURB DECEMBER, 2016
The cicada's are singing, the nor'easters blowing and it's getting bloody hot!  It must be Christmas.

If you're looking for a Christmas pressie for the old man, I reckon he'd love my new USB stick that you can play through your USB port in your new car.  There's 108 of my songs and yarns for the low price of $50.  It comes with a card with all the songs listed as well.  It's not listed below, but if you're interested in getting one before Christmas, give me a call on 02-66532845 and I'll arrange it.  I can even take credit cards over the phone or do an electronic transfer.  (Getting all high tech!)

Thank you to all you wonderful people who enjoy a good laugh who have attended my shows or bought some of my music this year.  Your flattering comments to me at my shows have been greatly appreciated and humbling.  I just write down the funny things I see around me, and I'm glad to say, most other people find them amusing as well.  As I've said before, you can't make this stuff up.
I hope you and your families have a safe and merry Christmas, and for goodness sake, look out for the idiots and keep safe on the roads!

Keep smiling!
ERROL























NOW AVAILABLE
ON iTUNES
NOW AVAILABLE
ON iTUNES
"If you want to license any of Errol's recordings or music videos please click here to view his Direct Licensing Policy".
$20.00

Errol Gray - How Good Is This? - They Wonder Why You Drink
$20.00