Johnnie has sung his way around the world, performing to large audiences in places such as Siberia, The Gobi Dessert, Transylvania, Hungary, Prague, Ireland, Spain and at the Adelaide and Edinburgh fringe festivals.
Numerous appearances on TV and radio have included interviews about his songs as well as stories of his work in environmental horticulture. Here's some of the interesting ones...
FESTIVALS / BENEFITS:
Siberia: Baikal Cultural Express International Festival
Amsterdam: Ruigoort Environment Festival; East Timor Massacre Benefit;
Greens Party Benefit Against Facism.
Scotland: Edinburgh Festival
Australia: North West Festival (Port Hedland)
World Environment Day Festival (Glenbrook Valley);
Adelaide Fringe Festival (5 performances);
‘Can Rock-N-Roll Save The World’ Festival (Adelaide);
Wollumbin Festival (Tyalgum, New South Wales)
TOURS & FEATURE GIGS
Siberian Tour: Ulan Ude Football Stadium (Audience: 5000 people);
The Buryat Order of Lenin State Academic Opera & Ballet Theatre, Russia
- (Audience: 2000 + TV viewing audience throughout eastern Europe);
Ulan Ude Museum (Audience: 1500 people);
Siberian Cultural Centre (Audience: 1000 people)
Mongolia: Theatre of Ulan Bataar (3 Performances);
Dalangzagdad (Gobi Desert)
Ireland: With the Galway Theatre Company (4 Performances);
European Tour: France/Amsterdam/Hungary/Budapest/Transylvania/Prague
Scotland: Edinburgh University
South Aust Tour: Lions Theatre - 4 performances (Adelaide);
Outdoor Fringe Festival stage (Adelaide);
The Venue (Adelaide);
Gawler (4 Performances)
Western Australian Tours:
Teatowel Tour (supported by Tracy Redhead) - Grosvenor Hotel (Perth); University of Western Australia (UWA Perth); Prince of Wales Hotel (Bunbury), Dunsborough Hotel (Dunsborough), Cafe Laguna (Yallingup),
Treaty Tour - Kulcha Arts Centre (Fremantle); Grosvenor Hotel (Perth); University of Western Australia (UWA Perth); Brass Monkey (Northbridge); Mojos (Fremantle); Scallywags (Joondalup), Jurien Bay Hotel (Jurien Bay).
Whistlestop Tour - Newport Hotel (Fremantle); Settlers Tavern (Margaret River); Prince of Wales Hotel (Bunbury); 3 Bears Bar (Dunsborough).
AIRPLAY / T.V.
Australia: To many to list!
Ireland: RTE TV Nighthawks Program. Irish national TV performance and interview.
Holland: Live to air performances and interviews on Dutch radio.
Russia: Live to air T.V. telecast from the Ulan Ude Football Stadium & Opera House