Petition to induct Australian Country Music Pioneer Kevin Shegog (dec) into the Tamworth Roll of Renown.
#1Kevin Shegog deserves to be on the Aystralian Roll of Renown for his achievements and popularity in Country Music. Loved by all who knew him!
Christine Hampton (MOWBRAY, 2021-08-22)
#7Kevin should have been inducted years ago so let’s fix this bad mistake and get Kevin Shegog onto the Roll of Renown where he truly belongs
Garry Ivory (Launceston, 2021-08-22)
#11Kevin shegog is a legend and over the years has not received the recognition for the many years of performing and recording..that he very deserves..
Debbie Parry (Westbury..Tas, 2021-08-22)
#12I agree with all the above comments. As a singer, songwriter Kevin had an enormous impact on the country music industry in the second half of the last century and deserves to be posthumously honoured to the Roll of Renown
Reg Poole (Bendigo, 2021-08-22)
#13He seems very deserving for the accolade
Dennis Sheean (Devonport , 2021-08-22)
#14I believe Kevin Shegog played a huge part in Australian Country Music and definitely should be inducted into The Tamworth Roll of Renown.
Sue Shegog (Scarborough , 2021-08-22)
#15I think Kevin Shegog is a legend of Australian country music and should be remembered as such.
Darryl Kiernan (Brisbane, 2021-08-22)
#18He was my uncle, and such an incredible singer that should have been recognized for it
Carolyn Polley (Launceston , 2021-08-22)
#19My Uncle deserves the recognition because he has contributed such a lot for the Country 'n Western industry in Australia and beyond .I am so proud of him and there would be many thousands of his fans who still play his music.
Vicki Alder (GeorgeTown, 2021-08-22)
#22He was an Australian entertainer that has not been given the accolades that he truly deserves.
Allan Pennant (Narre Warren, 2021-08-22)
#25Agree 💯 absolute legend
Coral Tyson (Location should not disadvantage , 2021-08-22)
#26I am his neice and believe my uncle deserves this hounor
Donna Locke (Launcecton, 2021-08-23)
#28Kevin Shegog should be inducted into the hall of fame
Fred Smith (Macksville, 2021-08-23)
#30He was my uncle and a magnificent Australian, deserves recognition
Karen Hill (Corinella , 2021-08-23)
#31Kevin Shegog did a lot to enable country music to be more widely recognised around the nation. It's about time he's recognised for his talent, hard work and music. Thank you.
Catherine Adams (Mornington, 2021-08-23)
#32I believe that he deserves to be recognised as a great country artist.
Dennis Ivory (Ashmore , 2021-08-23)
#34Kevin made a big contribution to country music.He was well deserving of the honour.
Roy Costello (Rosetta, 2021-08-23)
#35To put Kevin shegog into the Tamworth Hall of Renown
Robert Brown (Launceston, 2021-08-23)
#36It would be well deserved, to honour Kevin's achievements in the music industry. I had the honour of hearing Kevin singing Blue eyes crying in the rain in his living room. Amazing.
Peter Cody (Launceston, 2021-08-23)
#38High time this was awarded.
Alistair Roberts (Wallerawang , 2021-08-24)
#40Kevin was my fathers cousin and can remember Kevin and my uncle Stan playing and singing together in East Ringwood as a very young boy l love Kevins music
Ian Russell (Mooroolbark, 2021-08-24)
#42Loved his music a Tasmanian to be proud of
Hydy Ferguson (Hobart , 2021-08-24)
#43I believe Kevin should be inducted into the hall of fame, after all he is family and proud of his achievements
Gaylene Allwood (Launceston , 2021-08-24)
#46I'm Kevin's granddaughter.
Tarlya Tucker (Shegog) (Nunawading , 2021-08-25)
#48It's where he should be
Brenda Newman (NAGAMBIE, 2021-08-26)
#49Kevin carried country Music in his Day True Country Australian Music
Gary Brown (Seymour, 2021-08-26)
#50Kevin Shegog should be recognised as a great Australian Country Music Artist.
Margaret Kerr (Geelong, 2021-08-26)
#51He's truly deserved of that honour
Trevor Leary (Launceston , 2021-08-26)
#53My family and I love Kevin shegog
Kendle Good (Penguin, 2021-08-26)
#66Kevin was a pioneer and a very popular artist and his songs included hit singles.
Lynne Carey (Childers, 2021-09-19)
#68certainly Australian entertainers in the early days had work so hard. Tallent was what they had and passion it was not just about the dollars.
Allan Pennant (Narre Warren, 2021-09-19)
#69He deserves to be there
Julie Gaiter (Blackwater, 2021-09-19)
#71I have seen Kevin Shegog perform many times and owned many of his records. Fantastic entertainer. He certainly deserves to be awRded The Tamworth Role of Reknown , I cannot believe this has not already happened.
Judith Bassett (Tully, 2021-09-19)
#75I love Kevin Shegog’s music
Athlone Riches (Rutherford, 2021-09-19)
#77He deserves to be in there
Kate Evans (Somerset, 2021-09-19)
#78Kevin Shegog should have been inducted into the Roll Of Renown a long time ago.this is overdue and it is absolutely unjust if this doesn’t happen.
Paul Gesler (Keperra, 2021-09-19)
#79I love mr great Uncles music
Chelsea Gawthorne (Yanchep, 2021-09-19)
#80Kevin Shegog is a legend and pioneer of Australian Country Music who helped pave the way in our industry for the artists of today and I believe he is very deserving of being inducted into the Roll Of Renown and I think this should have happened many years ago.
Alisha Smith (Bouldercombe, 2021-09-19)
#81I have most of Kevin's music and love every bit of it. He was one of the pioneers of our country music industry, Met him a few times, too. and learnt quite a bit about our country music history.
Nancy Hodgess (Albury, 2021-09-19)
#82As a young child my parents used to take me to the Rick & Thel show, and I recall Kevin Shegog performing. I also recall playing his records in the 60's
Robert Pease (Brisbane, 2021-09-19)
#84Love our Country Music Legends
Les Wilson (Dubbo NSW , 2021-09-19)
#85I had the honour of meeting him when l was at school that would have been in the early 60's. I still listen to him today
Darryl Simpson (Wooroolin, 2021-09-19)
#88Kevin is an.icon in country music Australia
Dave Hall (Dubbo, 2021-09-19)
#91Not enough recognition given to some of our country singers they deserve better
Brian Scheuber (Bundaberg, 2021-09-19)
#97I’m signing because I feel it is the right thing to do, he deserves it
Denise Heath (Holmesville, 2021-09-20)
#98I have seen him in travelling shows years ago and loved his songs
Lyn Boston (Kojonup , 2021-09-20)
#100Great singer deserves the recognition
Kay Gray (WEE WAA , 2021-09-20)
#101I loved his singing
Fred Batt (Gosnells WA, 2021-09-21)
#103I would go to his shows with Rick and Thel in Renmark,back in the early sixties with mom and dad, my brother and three sisters and we thoroughly enjoyed every show.
Colin Patterson (Broken Hill, 2021-09-21)
#104It would be a great tribute to a fine Austral
Jim Cowin (Clare SA, 2021-09-21)
#105he truly deserves recognition for all he has done for country music
Rhonda Butler (Penguin Tasmania, 2021-09-21)
#108Kevin was one of our pioneer of Australia's country music industry.
Edward Guilfoyle (Cowra , 2021-09-23)
#111I'm signing because I love listening to Kevin Shegog
Barbara Goodman (Kurri Kurri NSW , 2021-10-09)
#112One of our great country artists and should be greater recognised
Leonie French (Wyndham Vale, 2021-10-10)
#113He reckon he deserves to be inducted
Terry Knox (Ipswich He, 2021-10-12)
#114I was a great fan of Kevin in the ‘60’s. Phar Lap was one of my all time favourite Aussie songs plus many other Classics by Kevin.
Leon Wyvill (Yarraman. 4614, 2021-10-13)
#115They are great people Kevin and his brother Ron it would be well deserved
Bobby Young (Scottsdale, 2021-10-21)
#117I enjoy/ed his music over a long time and believe that his long contribution to the c&w movement in Australia was inspiring.
Van Ransley (Melbourne , 2021-11-15)
#118I'm a fan. I used to sell his records in the sixties.
Bruce McGilvery (Gayndah , 2021-11-16)
#119My dad, Barry (DEC) was fortunate enough to have played alongside Kevin many times 🙂 🎸
Michael Murrell (Melbourne , 2021-12-28)
#123I have a number of Kevin Shegogg’s records and listen to him almost daily. I can’t believe not in the C&W Hall of Fame. He was a top class performer and had a wonderful voice.
grant quinn (Carindale, 2021-12-28)
#125I love his music, poppy use to talk about Kevin all the time. He deserves this.
Michelle Youd (George Town, Tasmania , 2021-12-28)
#128A well deserved addition to the Tamworth Roll of Renown, he did so much for the whole of Australia,I met him once such a gentle and kind man.
Judy Ferguson (hobart, 2021-12-28)
#130Kev is a legend of aust country music
Darryl Scott (Winslow, 2021-12-28)
#131Love Kevin Shegog's music, rightly deserves acknowledgment
Sandie Sierke (GOOLWA , 2021-12-29)
#133I knew Kevin and worked with him on
many occassions more deserving than some of the people already there
Rupert Adams (Lockington vic, 2021-12-29)
#134I grew up with Kevin Shegog music. His music was awesome. My families favourite is Wolverton Mountain
Kylie Vanzetti (Moora, 2021-12-29)
#135Kevin Shegog was a pioneer of Australian County Music and one of the best voices ever to sing our music. This recognition is long overdue and it’s a sad indictment of those responsible for these inductions to have overlooked Kevin for so long.
Edward Tapp (Tamworth, 2021-12-31)
#138Top Country Artiste, should have been there already.
Gregory Kiely (LURNEA, 2022-01-05)
#140I am signing because with out the time and music that Kevin Shegog put into the Australian country music industry would not be what it is today.
Edward Guilfoyle (Mungindi , 2022-01-10)
#141I have not been a fan long, but long enough to know that Kevin had one of the most beautiful voices in Australian Country music, IMHO above that of counterparts Reg Lindsay or Slim Dusty, a true Australian voice.
Matthew Horsfall (Adelaide, 2022-01-10)
#145Well & truly worthy of the posthumous award, we shouldn't have had to wait for a petition for this.
Peter Boatwright (Westbury, Tasmania,Austra, 2022-02-09)
#147Kevin was one of the great Australian country music artists of the 60s/70s and deserves recognition.
Graeme Brown (Townsville, 2022-02-24)
#152Long long overdue.
Brian Ivory (Brisbane, 2022-07-12)
#153Kevin was one of the original pioneers of pushing the cause of Country Music in Australia
Gavan Rayner (Thirroul, 2022-07-12)
#156This is long overdue for Kevin Shegog, should have been awarded to him whilst he was still alive. We should not be signing a petition to make this happen.
John Battle (THORNTON, 2022-07-12)
#157A Country music pioneer who deserves the honor.
Jim Cowin (Clare, 2022-07-12)
#159As a former oerformer, I was hugely influenced by the late Kevin Shegog's music.
In areas I have travelled he is still a househokd name.
Merv Romeo (Ballarat, 2022-07-12)
#163Kevin Shegog should have been inducted many years ago.My favourite song of Kevin's is One Small Photograph of you.
Kevin. Sporer (Mt. Gambier. South Australia, 2022-07-13)
#165I grew up in the 50s and 60s Kevin was very popular in our house my dad used to sing his songs I would like to see him get the recognition he deserves
Tom Irwin (Branxton, 2022-07-13)
#166He was Good.
Lacharna Thompson (St Marys, 2022-07-14)
#168Loved his music in the day. He deserves this award for contributing to country music in Australia.
Colleen Thompson (Bell Hillview, 2022-07-14)
#169Kevin Shegog should of been inducted many years ago. Kevin was loved by many Australians and they still listen to and love his Music.
Kevin Harmon (Murrybridge , 2022-07-14)
#175My husband and I still sing Kevin's songs near every day. He made it so easy with his talent in writing to remember the words. His music and songs will live on forever in our hearts. Wonderful man and wonderfully talented. Thank you for memories.
Daphne Pugh (Towers Hill 4820, 2022-11-29)