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Solo, Duo, Trio & Jazz Artists.

The Artists listed on the following pages are well suited to corporate events and are some of the best live bands currently playing around. If you would like to make a band booking, please note the names of the acts you are most interested in and either email us via contact us or call us on (03) 9520 9109

Andrew

DeSilva

Featured Solo Artist:

 

ANDREW DE SILVA

Andrew De Silva's raw blend of R&B Funk and Rock catapult him into a league of his own. Defying any boundaries set in the musical genres that he incorporates into his fresh fusions, De Silva's music can't be pigeonholed.

Former  singer and songwriter of R&B group 'CDB', De Silva toured throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia, leading them to accomplish great success, here and abroad. They opened shows for Boys II Men, Tina Arena and K-ci & Jo-jo to name a few...

PAUL JAMIESON

London-born of Caribbean descent, Paul is a multi-talented entertainer breathing a breath of fresh air into the children's music scene.He has made guest appearances on Foxtel's "Funhouse" and has also had guest appearances on Channel Seven's "The Bookplace". He is also a successful recording artist with six albums and a Dvd available. His songs are fun for kids and more often laced with contagious rhythms that have everyone "grooving", young and old. Reggae, rap, calypso and pop are just a few of the styles covered.

Paul's shows always lean towards audience participation including a chance for the children to play along using a musical instrument (tamborines, shakers etc.) from his basket of goodies. Paul has been a hit at many major events here in Victoria including Kids Day Out, The Variety Club Christmas Party, The Apollo Bay Festival, Melbourne Comedy Festival etc. and is constantly performing at pre-schools, primary schools, libraries, festivals and major events.

KEN MURDOCH

Ken Murdoch is currently enjoying a successful career, playing weekly at some of Melbourne's most prestigious Piano Bars, Wine bars and the Crown Casino. He's a major entertainer in Victoria's Corporate World, and in demand for Private Functions and Wedding Entertainment.

His friendly persona and warm humour has a way of making audiences feel at ease and his vast repertoire of over 200 songs allows him to cater to all ages. 

Ken started playing guitar for John Farnham in the mid 70's. 
He then went on to form 70's hitmakers TASTE writing all their material including 4 top 20 singles and 2 top 20 national albums. 
Embarking on a successful Piano Bar career in the 80's Ken played all major nightclubs and venues across Victoria and interstate, playing to large audiences. 

ROHAN HAMMIT

From the start - "That's All Right Mama" to the Vegas style shows of the 70's, ROHAN HAMMIT emulates the Legend in his own style from the hip swivelling 50's and 60's to the karate kicks of the 70's. Backed by a group of superb musicians and wearing the famous elaborate jumpsuits of the Vegas years, Rohan gives an awesome high-energy performance every time! 

Rohan is also available solo with backing tracks & as a duo or 4 piece line up when required.

TOMMY RANDO

Anyone who has seen Tommy Rando perform already knows what the rest of the world is about to discover. Tommy's songs are strong and individual; however, the first thing that captures your attention is the unique tone of his voice which has a warm and husky texture. Even his soulful whisper conveys power, conviction and grace - all the cuts and bruises of a life fully lived. When he lets rip, we see his emotion creep in like an approaching storm. 

Tommy has played with Australia's best including: "Taxiride", "Boomcrash Opera" and "Invertigo". He has written songs for Vanessa Amorosi, Lee Harding, Alan Fletcher and Kirsty Crawford to name just a few. With a growing catalogue, Tommy has his tunes playing regularly on the television show "Neighbours" as well as co-writing the number one ARIA hit "Wasabi" for Australian Idol's Lee Harding.

CHRIS BACKMAN

​Son of 70’s country music star Cash Backman, Chris follows in his father’s footsteps as a solo singer and entertainer. Chris has played in many locations around Australia, including a 2-year residency at Wellers Restaurant Melbourne, where he supported some of Australia’s finest musicians including Mark Seymour, James Reyne, Diesel and Daryl Braithwaite. In 2007, Chris and his band supported Eric Martin (lead singer from 90’s mega band Mr. Big) on his Australian solo tour. Most recently, in 2010 Chris performed in Chinaas a guest of the MUSIC GROUP at the annual Shanghai Music Show.

MARTY ROSE

More of an icon than an artist, Marty consistently wows audience year after a year. A favourite at Melbourne's crown casino, Marty plays anything & everything effortlessly. The original piano man!


Over the past 28 years Marty has consistently delivered what audiences throughout Australia want to hear - good songs played by one of Australia's top musicians.  

He has played for the Who's Who of Australia (private parties for Kerry Packer, Lloyd Williams, Alan Bond, Billy Joel, Elton John and even the late Pope John Paul 2). Marty's charm and talent wins over any crowd and he continues to be in great demand around Australia.

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