Fiona Shaw as Call Me Blondie brings you her own special ‘Atomic’ tribute to the Florida born singer / songwriter ‘Punk Icon’ Debbie Harry. Portraying Blondie will help to re-live the whole history of Debbie Harry in this dynamic one hour show as Debbie (born in 1945) now aged 70, is still performing to the present day.
Call Me Blondie captures the songs of the band ‘Blondie’ who encapsulated the New Wave, Punk Rock & Pop genres which transgressed the late 70s to the early 80s. It’s first two albums contained strong elements of these genres. Although successful in the United Kingdom and Australia, Blondie was regarded as an underground band in the United States until the release of Parallel Lines in 1978. Delivering all the biggest hits from the gentle reggae style of ‘The Tide is High’ & ‘Islands of Lost Souls’. Leading through to the Rock Chick’s dynamic tracks like ‘Call Me’ and ‘Hanging On The Telephone’ – ‘One Way Or Another’ this ‘Blondie’ will wow her audience.
Call Me Blondie Fiona Shaw Blondie Tribute
Whether they were originals fans of the Smash Hit No.1 albums such as ‘Parallel Lines’ or the new younger retro fans of today who have present memories of ‘Maria’. Blondie is an American rock band founded by singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein. The band was a pioneer in the early American new wave and punk scenes of the mid-late 1970s. Over the next three years, the band achieved several hit singles including “Heart of Glass”, “Call Me”, “Rapture” and “The Tide Is High” and became noted for its eclectic mix of musical styles incorporating elements of disco, pop, reggae and early rap music. (Wikipedia).
Fiona is also available with her 60s show, 80s show + tribute to Karen Carpenter. She is very adaptable to suit any event or occasion. As seen on Channel 5’s ‘Bargain Lovin’ Brits In Blackpool’ Nov 9th 2017.