Waiting Room (band)
|Origin||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
Waiting Room is an Australian band consisting of lead vocalist and actor Alan Fletcher, guitarist Chris Hawker, singer-songwriter Tommy Rando and drummer Jeff Consi. The band play at a public house called The Elephant and Wheelbarrow in Victoria, Australia. for Neighbours Night to meet fans. The band often tour the UK, where Fletcher is well-known because of his role in the Australian soap opera Neighbours.
The band released their debut album In the Waiting Room in 2005.
With Fletcher's link to Neighbours, a couple of their songs have been about Neighbours characters including Sleeping Alongside Susan which was a remix of Smokie's Living Next Door to Alice. This was in reference to his characters relationship with Izzy Hoyland.
- "Neighbours Night". Retrieved 9 December 2014.
- "About The Nights". Retrieved 9 December 2014.
- Interview at Perfectblend.net. Accessed 14 February 2008.
- Dr. Karl's Band. BBC. Accessed 14 February 2008.
- Medlicott, Phil. "Doncaster News and Features: Interview with Neighbours' Alan Fletcher, on Donny Online". Donny Online Network. Retrieved 5 March 2011.
- Manning, Stuart (2009-09-15). "News Headlines (Sep 2009)". News Archive. PerfectBlend.net. Archived from the original on 2012-05-10. Retrieved 2013-06-17.
Dates have been announced for Alan Fletcher's (Karl Kennedy) upcoming UK tour, supported by UK band The X-Rays. The tour will kick off in Liverpool on October 2nd.