Geoff Sillence is the consummate zany muso/vocalist/comedian.... He plays a range of instruments, such as Guitar, Bass, Banjo, Harps /and Keyboards. He knows music from a grass roots level. He's shared the stage with some of Australia's top acts, like Jon English, Wikety Wak, Vince Sorrenti, Austentayshus , Normie Rowe and George Smilovici to name a few....
AND International names like KC & the Sunshine Band, Meatloaf, and The Village People. You've just GOT TO hear this guy PLAY.... Artist Covered: Creed, Jimmy Barnes, Beatles, Santana, James Brown, John Cougar,
Eagles, CCR, Nickelback, Matchbox 20 & hundreds more!!!
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This mostly Rock musician in a Jack Black, Tommy Lee inspired move has gone back to SCHOOL! Anything from dinner music to dance to hard rock can be summoned by this seasoned performer. With over 15 yrs worth of experience in Sydney playing all the major venues in bands & concept shows, the last 9 years as an in demand solo act, you can't go wrong with Macka in ANY venue.
Macka keeps his finger on the pulse of the younger audiences & is constantly updating his repertoire with the flavours of today while keeping the classics ready for that inevitable request.
Cliffy prides himself on having something for everyone and aims to involve his audience in the show to generate a feel good vibe.
With a combination of experience, youthful passion and energy, combined with
excellent vocals, cool tight grooves and soaring lead solos, this Solo Artist�s overall delivery is an awesome, entertaining mix of music and passion!!
BRENDEN SCHICK SAMPLE MP3 Born into a very musical family, Brenden's music career began at the age of 5, singing and playing the drums. At age 10, Brenden studied classical piano for 6 years and began teaching himself the guitar from the age of 13. After finishing high school, Brenden completed a Bachelor of Music at QUT in Brisbane, studying jazz and popular music, majoring on the drums. Brenden is currently finishing his Graduate Diploma in Education. Over the past 8 years Brenden has supported, and played for well know country musicians such as Keith Urban, Troy Cassar-Daly and Lee Kernaghan, as well as international artists Jason McCoy and Drew Womack.
One of Brenden�s current projects is touring and playing for Rob Black and his new album �Regular Guy�.
Brenden also runs his own teaching and recording studio, B & J STUDIO�S.
David Thompson has been playing to audiences all over the world for the last 4 years and he has finally come home to Brisbane. He is an accomplished musician and has a style that is distinctive and unique. His smooth rich vocal tones allow him to sing any style from easy listening to something with a hard edge. David has been a full time musician for 30 years, and has worked with some of the worlds biggest acts, he is comfortable there or doing a solo show, to him music is music as long as he is playing he is happy. He can read a crowd and knows how to keep the dance floor full all night or just have the audience sit and listening. David spans his song list over, 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's. He is the consummate performer and will bring your venue/function to life.
Honor is the real McCoy when it comes to a live solo artist. Her well honed act is brand new to the Gold Coast scene as she has been gigging and in Scotland for almost 15 years solo, including an 8 year residency with a 5 star hotel. Having also fronted, managed and promoted her own 6 piece Motown band you are assured of a highly professional and experienced performer. She has one album under her belt and the next is underway. Honor offers a set of carefully chosen quality covers, or a mixed set of covers and originals, with some banter in between! She keeps a close eye on the crowd and always asks adults and children if present to play tambourine along to the certain numbers and they love it. Her primary goal with her covers set list (spanning 60's through to 2009) is to keep customers in the bar by giving them the best she has to offer as a performer. She continuously updates her set list and always plays tunes which have stood the test of time.
MARTY SIMA SAMPLE MP3 Marty Sima is an experienced soloist who utilises an acoustic guitar, his dynamic vocals and a unique custom made stomp/resonator box to combine the old with the new in the ever-popular unplugged tradition.
Marty has a huge repertoire of songs for all tastes. No matter what the occasion, from light background acoustic guitar and soft soothing vocals, to high-energy party rock, this experienced musician caters for all dynamics.
Having spent a number of years playing to audiences in Cairns, Marty based himself in Brisbane in 2000 and has never looked back. A keen traveller, he has since successfully played over One Thousand shows engaging crowds from Coffs Harbour to Bundaberg, enjoying success throughout South East Queensland.
Choose from a list or make a request. Marty enjoys learning new (or old) songs. The repertoire is based on the feedback that Marty has received over the years so there will always be something for everyone.
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Richard Waterson - originally from Sydney, 15 years on the circuit as a solo performer and still gigging non stop!!
Guitar and performer working so well together, you'll wonder why you've never seen this guy before!
His vocals are nothing short of awesome and covers artists from: Beatles & Elvis, Van Morrison or Credence to Eagles right up to Jack Johnson & Pete Murray. Aussie Rock also gets a mention: Chisel, Hoodoo Guru's, Hunters and Collectors, Diesel and many more. He has the versatility to please any crowd from 16 to 60.
Richard Waterson gets the crowd everytime, but he books up fast so Email or call us now and get him in your venue!!
AERO & THE HAND JIVE SAMPLE MP3 Aero & the Hand Jive is a unique solo act featuring the combined talents of one individual, Mark McQuire. A multi instrumentalist, Mark has played, pre-recorded & faithfully reproduced backing tracks of the drums, bass & keyboards to some of rock n blues' classic guitar songs, creating a unique and extensive catalogue covering decades of music to which he sings & plays guitar, LIVE!
Also combined with many years prior experience in sound & production, values & techniques working on the road for bands like the legendary Delltones, & having played professionally in Solo & Duo mode in and around Australia's biggest city, Sydney, for 20 years, shows that Mark really is a one man band, and, "the one man jam!"
NEIL TAYLOR SAMPLE MP3
Neil covers all music from 70's to now with a voice to cover everyone from Crash Test dummies to INXS, John Fogerty to Jason Mraz and guitar prowess to do everything from blues to rock to west coast to mellow dinner music using midi backing for that full band sound or straight acoustic.
Neil also can drag out "that 70's guy" for a full night of 70's rock or for just one set as has been known to happen. Neil can also do a full acoustic night without any backing if the situation calls for it.
So no matter what your venue,mood or party calls for Neil has it covered with a professional and fun attitude to keep your patrons/guests entertained.
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Anthony Classen, a class act
Nominated for 2 Awards in the VICTORIAN & NATIONAL COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS 2008
HAWKING BROTHERS BEST NEW TALENT &
THE TRAILBLAZERS HERITAGE AWARD
Also receiving a nomination in the
TIARA AWARDS for Best Male Vocal
After more than two decades of performing across Australia, Brisbane-based singer-songwriter Anthony Classen is no rookie, and currently performs around 140 gigs a year. He has built a strong following of loyal fans and chalked up two consecutive nominations for South East Queensland Clubs� Entertainer of the Year.
His memorable career is studded with highlights. He has performed alongside legendary Aussie entertainers, Jon English and Paul Kelly, and has toured The Netherlands and the UK as a solo artist. Anthony wrote the theme song and incidental music for the movie Casino Reef and the animated short film Koala Country,and his unmistakable voice is heard in the countless television and radio commercials he has written, sung and produced.
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From Elvis, Creedence through to ACDC and Kings Of Leon…Frank Sinatra to Justin Timberlake and everything in between, Warren Thomas is a true consummate professional.
With full high quality digital backing (and spectacular light show) you'll think you have hired a band!!
From small clubs to large corporate venues (both nationally and internationally), Warren Thomas has a wealth of experience. His ability to communicate with the audience (be it a full on party crowd, Sunday Sesh’ or relaxed dinner crowd) enables everyone feeling that they have a personal connection to his show.
PEKO SAMPLE MP3 Peko (Peter Black) has been a familiar face around the Brisbane music scene since his first live performance 25 years ago. Growing up in a musical family with a strong country music background, he developed a very diverse interest in not only country but also many other musical genres. Throughout the 80's and 90's he has played with many of Brisbane's well known bands and performers, developing a distinctive style and a voice which is unmistakably his.
Peko performs on acoustic guitar with just a stomp board and microphone to accompany him playing everything from a soft dinner set to pop and modern rock classics. He loves to perform and loves to see a crowd dance and enjoy live music.
Is a singer and guitarist with vast experience in the music industry. He has played with various Bands and Duos and has also done studio session work. He has a hit song that reached number 18 on the New Zealand Charts to his credit.
He has chosen a music repertoire, which enables him to cater for different areas of the entertainment industry, ranging from easy listening background music to up-tempo classic rock in many different styles. Offering the highest quality Professional backing tracks so as to compliment his singing and guitar playing and therefore giving a quality performance.
A Vocalist/Guitarist On the Gold Coast with a career spanning 20+ years, Dennis is achieving success with return bookings at most venues played at.
The music Dennis plays is popular and contemporary and with a huge repertoire of songs covering all of yesterdays 60’s, 70’s and 80’s classics to today’s Top 40 hits with most age groups and musical tastes catered for. Most songs are well-known covers and are always well received by audiences everywhere.
Dennis singing style is in between Sting and Chris issack and his fiery lead guitar playing featuring his fender 1973 telecaster guitar and Cole Clark acoustic has hints of Santana and Eric Clapton... Realistic backing sequences helps to create a full sound so the music is not only suitable for dancing, but is flexible and familiar enough to accommodate all situations.
Dennis is a Professional full time musician that can create the perfect atmosphere that you require, whether it be Up Beat and Party music all night or mellow acoustic songs.
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Darrel has a long history of live performances across NSW & QLD. Darrel has performed Solo, Duo (as half of successful Brisbane act Ear Candy) and in 4 – 8 Piece Bands.
His performances include Clubs, Weddings, Pubs,Private Functions, Charity Fundraisers & Corporate Events.
Darrel sings and plays vintage Stratocaster and Telecaster Guitars and performs with and without recorded backings. His extensive repertoire includes a collection of covers music ranging from Blues, Classic Rock, Rock n Roll, Swing & Easy Listening favorites together with his own Original music.
His unique style of playing guarantees entertainment for any audience.
Bensons' distinct sound, great vocal and dance talent has seen him emerge as one of Brisbane's finest entertainers/performers.
With an outstanding stage presence and musical versatility, Benson can entertain in the arrangement of solo, duo, trio, and 4 to 5-piece show group or 8 to 10 piece 'LIVE' band to suit venue and budget.
Bensons' unique vocal range allows him to sound like The Bee Gees, Tina Turner, Barry White, and many more legendary Artists. His electrifying dance ability able him to move like Michael Jackson and James Brown which is soulful, inspirational, and positively charged.
Benson as a solo Artist, his group “Grown & Sexy” along with his Live Band “Uptown” and his Ultimate tribute show “The Jacksonz” a show in their honour, have successfully performed at respected venues such as the Conrad Jupiter and Treasury Casino for over 10 years, you can still catch him there to this day.
Vinny has worked full time in the entertainment industry for over 20 years and is accomplished as a vocalist, keyboard player and percussionist. His experience is broad including, World EXPO contracts, Award Winning bands (3 x 1st place Academy of Music Honours) and working 4 years in comedy music acts throughout the UK.
He is also one half of the acclaimed music comedy act The Swingin Martinis. With this successful show he has performed throughout Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Fiji, with distinguished clientele and companies including, Sir Richard Branson, Premier Peter Beattie, Mercedes Benz, Qantas, Sheraton Resorts, American Express and the Hilton chain to name a few.
In order to replicate the true feel and energy of the various cover songs performed, Vinny plays Keyboard along with quality backing track accompaniment.
If you Want a professional solo who gets the party started...start with Jezza. With his vast experience in Bands, Duo and Solo work he can suit any style! He has an acoustic solo act with fab vocals and awesome guitar skills. Book Jezza and you won't be sorry.
Geoff Rayner has that style that suits where ever he goes. His great guitar sound compliments his versatile vocal ability. Restaurant, function or local public bar will have Geoff singing all your favourites of the 60's to the laid back tunes of today.
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Tyson Faulkner has performed hundreds of professional solos gigs, and is determined to perform thousands more. His number one passion in life is music, and he feels blessed to have the opportunity to perform in any venue.
Tyson's acoustic solo performance is based on a variety of different musical
influences, providing listeners with an array of styles, songs and sounds. His
performance consists of a combination of smooth rhythm and strong unique vocals.
DARRYL KIERNAN SAMPLE MP3 Darryl Kiernan has been a professional entertainer for twenty eight years and has
toured extensively throughout this great country of ours.
With a vast repertoire covering Country, 50's R&R and Ballads with influences from
such artists as Charlie Rich, Dean Martin ,Brookes and Dunn and Bill Hayley and
the Comets and Willie Nelson just to name a few.With his large repertoire and a host
of vocal impressions Darryl is an act not to be missed.
CASEY WATT SAMPLE MP3
Casey Watt is an exciting new artist on the rise ! With sultry tones and award winning songwriting skills this young performer has the ability to melt hearts or get the crowd rockin' !
Already with two top ten radio hits from her critically acclaimed Debut album �Lead You Astray,� under her belt she is forging her way towards a long and successful Country Music Career.
Most recently Casey was named the Capital News Rising Star Female at the Southern Stars Independent Country Music Awards held during the Mildura Country Music Festival.
2007 has been an extremely profitable year for Casey winning a Vocal Collaboration TIARA (Tamworth Independent Artist Recognition Award) for the duet �If I Needed You,� recorded with renowned Brisbane artist Brendan Radford. Lead You Astray was also awarded Independent Album of the Year at the Horsham Country Music Awards. A Nomination for the Golden Saddle Awards and 2nd place in the Country Section of the Australian National Songwriting Contest with her self penned song �Close the Door� has made the Takamine Guitar Endorsee an artist to watch out for.
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Mark Bono has performed everywhere from the lazy kick-back Sunday afternoon beer garden style gig, to the pumping pub/club party. In fact, anywhere that's keen for a good sing-a-long. He also favours working with his band Angry Dwarf. Being a part of different projects sees him working consistently either solo, in his duo or with the
Brett has been playing since the age of 12 and has compiled a diverse knowledge of raw acoustic sound. He has starred as Buddy Holly in the Matman stage production "Buddy Holly Tribute Show" at Wintersun and preformed in bands and duos such as "Fat Albert" and "BuggleJuz." He has also made the finals for original music talent scout "Face The Music" for 4ZZZ.
Brett performs from the Gold Coast up to the Sunshine Coast at pubs, clubs, weddings and corporate functions. He has the ability to interact with his audience and create a relaxed party atmosphere.
It doesn't get much more professional than Simon, each venue he plays is left with total confidence that he will meet all needs and put on a first class show. His target audience can range from 18-35's on a busy Saturday night, but also perfectly suited to a cruisy Sunday afternoon show.
Always sharply dressed and eager to please- book in advance because he is always in high demand!
Recently opened for Mental as Anything and The Choir Boys.
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Rob McGowan, the consummate performer!! With 30 Years experience and many a stage performance along side the likes of The Drifters, Hermans Hermits, The platters, Normie Rowe & John Paul Young. In his music career he has performed at many great venues including Townsville Stadium, Festival Hall & QEII Stadium and every corner pub, in every state.
He plays everything from The Beatles to 70's Middle of the road to rock. He teaches vocals, guitar & Keyboards, and uses these skills for a music packed, interactive & Comedic performance that will thrill and entertain any audience!!.
With over 20 years experience this singer guitarist covers it all from Otis Redding to Bernard Fanning There's something for everyone so just unwind, relaxand let Edd do the rest
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Rhonnie is a versatile singer & songwriter with a rich, soulful voice. Playing an acoustic Martin guitar, she has the ability to communicate honestly & directly with her audience. She has won several Qld Songwriting Awards. A highly regarded session vocalist, she has worked on various solo & joint projects and is the voice on many advertising jingles and voice over's.