island entertainment presents
Elixir Street perform an eclectic array of upbeat funk, R&B, soul and jazz songs. Let you hair down and get your dancing shoes on! Elixir Street is- Madelena, Nick Parish, Brenton Bayly, Simon Reid and Jose Mahinay Huia Iii. Madelena has been performing in and around Hobart for over eight years for both public and private events as an original artist and in a number of cover bands, and released her debut solo EP, Scrapbook, in August 2017. Nick is a jazz devotee who has trained in jazz guitar with teachers both at home and on the big island, and in 2014 commenced a PhD on jazz guitarist Jim Hall. Brenton has been playing drums since the age of eight, and since then has played in original and cover bands across Hobart and Sydney, including a national tour with Christine Anu and appearances on the Midday Show with Ray Martin. Simon has written for and performed electric guitar and bass with the TSO’s full orchestra and smaller ensembles, and has played professionally for twenty years in over a hundred bands. Jose grew up in Cebu, Philippines, where he developed a passion for music watching his dad play bass in a local band. He has played in bands since the age of seven, and has had the privilege of playing internationally was a broad range of artists and bands. Elixir Street will fill your event or venue with vibrant energy and movement creating a fun filled atmosphere.