DJ DynOmite Drew|
Driven by love for the funky beats, playing groovy tunes across Funk, RnB, Rare Grooves, Break Beats, Hip Hop & Soul from the four corners of the earth. Drew started DJing guest spots in various bars & clubs in London in the mid 90’s through to 2008 ending with the family trio “˜3Hedz crew’ at the Reading Festival. He moved to Hobart in 2009 and established a name for himself after winning local Open Deck DJ Mix Competition at the infamous Victoria Tavern (Vic. Tav.). Also being the only DJ to consistently use actual records (no matter what the music genre) bringing back the true art of Vinyl DJing. In 2015 he landed a regular spot as the first resident DJ at The Brunswick Bar. Then became part of the Soul Sessions Crew at The Republic Bar, a unique band of brothers also with a love of pure vinyl. Soon after he was asked to play at one of Tasmania’s most popular annual events The Taste of Tasmania (2014/15/16/17) and Day on the Lawn 2017. During this time, he brought his unique style to various DJ spots at The Homestead; The Grand Poobah; Waterman’s Beer Market @The Lawn, finally returning to The Brunswick @ The Yard. Also called up to DJ support for Chet Faker 2015; Mat Cant (Triple J; Melb) 2017; Norman Jay MBE (UK) & the Freestylers in 2018 finally ending the year playing the Field Stage at The Falls Festival (Hobart; TAS). In 2019 played the Prestigious Odeon Theatre alongside local Tasmanian Hip Hop artist Promise supporting International performance act Electric Field (Syd). Proving that he can hold his own with the best at any genre.
DJ Johnny G|With experience from the beginnings of the Hobart club scene- and close to a decade working the Salamanca Club circuit ( O Bar, Cargo ),- he brings with him an extensive knowledge of dance floor filling tunes! A very versatile DJ capable of catering to all types of genres gets the party started!!
DJ Nufe|With over 25 years of DJ experience in Tasmania and Sydney, Nufe is an absolute weapon when it comes to musical ability and knowledge. From Mendelssohn to Motörhead, The Beatles to The Black Eyed Peas, Nufe continues to build an ever-expanding repertoire of eclectic styles to suit any occasion. A fully qualified audio engineer, television director and technical manager with well over 5000 hours live broadcast television experience and event management. Nufe has worked as a stage tech for the likes of Public Enemy, Young MC, Skrillex, Flume, Ministry of Sound and many more. His clients have included The Metro Sydney, Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney Exhibition Centre, Star City Casino, The Enmore Theatre, The Derwent Entertainment Centre, The Silverdome, Country Club & Wrest Point Casinos, The Falls Festival, Breath of Life Festival, MS Fest, Junction Arts Festival and radio stations FBI Radio, Wild FM, 2SER, 2RSR, 2RRR, LAFM and Chilli FM. He has volunteered his time to The Cancer Council Tasmania’s Relay for Life, Diversity Launceston, The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras and The DMC DJ Championships. A proficient music producer, keyboard player and turntablist with commercial releases Nufe continues his passion for music and stays actively involved with the local music scene in Tasmania and the mainland. In his life outside the DJ scene, he has worked for Sony, Sky Channel, Foxtel, Southern Cross Television, SBS TV’s “Pizza” and even appeared as an extra in “The Matrix: Revolutions” Nufe is a professional DJ with a diverse selection of music and the flexibility to deliver high-level production and entertainment.
DJ Randall Foxx|
Randall Foxx is a DJ, performer and an artist with a passion for great music and Dj-ing. Randall’s career as a DJ began in the late 1990s with two turntables and a crate of records. After playing drums and various instruments from a very young age mixing beats came naturally and within a short space of time Randall was playing house parties around Melbourne, immediately showcasing his ability as a super tight performer and smooth mixer. Now with over 15 years experience as a DJ Randall Foxx has a long list of highlights and has played along side some massive and highly regarded DJ’s from Australia and around the globe including Fergie, The Potbelleez, The Presets, John Course, Eric Powell, Ian Carey and many more. He has an innate ability to read the crowd before a headliner and provide the simmer before the storm or alternatively perform in the prime set and rock a party, as well as being a consistent support act for many club events including One Love and Ministry of Sound. Randall has also operated his own funk club playing 70’s mash up and groove and performed at numerous private events, cafes and festivals. In 2009 a venture overseas to London saw Randall work in event production as well as DJ’ing for The DJ Agency, a London based artist and Event Company. As well as delving into the London house music scene Randall played a variety of gigs and musical styles from Electro- pop for poolside VIP parties, down beat and dub tunes for cocktail events and straight up house club sets in Piccadilly and Clapham. Musically his sound is diverse and dependent on the crowd the event and the requirements. Everything from banging electro house to beach side chilled is within his repertoire. Straight up and down house, break beats, hip-hop, chilled sounds and 80’s inspired old school are just some of the sounds covered. In the last 2 years his sound has changed to incorporate his own remixes and a growing love for mash up and party tunes. A 2-year relocation to Sydney in 2010 saw Randall play at Soho, The Palace and other great venues around Sydney and he also travels interstate to DJ regularly. Over the last 3 years Randall Foxx has performed at numerous festivals, events and venues such as; Taste of Tasmania Mona 42 Days of Music Festival Two/4 Festival Spiegeltent Botanica Bar The Den Rude Boy Star Bar (Launceston) Revolver (Melb) The Docks (Melb) Randall’s up front beats and intrinsic ability to play a myriad of Styles has seen him booked consistently for private shows, weddings, Corporate events and festivals. As we roll in to 2021 Randall Foxx is hard at work preparing to showcase his ability as an entertaining and passionate DJ that delivers premium music for all of your needs.
Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to groove to his fusions. A man who made it BIG just due to his passion and dedication, A man who has surrendered his life for the love of music, A man who can hear the sound of music even in his heart beat”¦ He is none other than our very own DJ Rikin Sharma aka DJ RIKIN. He started his tuneful voyage of dj’ing at an extremely young age of 14. His expedition in this field began by playing at a number of private and corporate parties. This music lover and artist has been assisted and groomed by his mentor Rohan Abraham and his buddy DJ Avin. Before long DJ Rikin started whirling his mixes at clubs and discotheques in and around Mumbai. A man who gathers inspiration from International influential artists such as Carl Cox, Hardwell and The Swedish house mafia and some Indian DJs namely Dj Nasha, Suketu, Akbar Sami and Dj Aqeel Ali. DJ Rikin is currently spinning records and his remixes for radio channels Inter-nationally and some well-known clubs around the globe Clubs Played
- Delmon Internationals, Manama, Bahrain
- Indulge, Navi Mumbai
- Cult lounge, Navi Mumbai
- Rain Ultra Lounge, Navi Mumbai
- Main stage Music Festival, DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai
- Vikings, Navi Mumbai
- Tight bar, Navi Mumbai
- Vie lounge, Mumbai
- Ice n spice, Navi Mumbai
- KGA club, Bangalore
- Black lounge, Navi Mumbai
- Club escape, Mumbai
ROBOTIKUS is an Australian electronic act and live DJ headed by Hobart local Scott Targett. Their original music is influenced by the Disco, Funk, and House pioneers of the 1970’s & 80’s. It’s a fresh blend of synth-pop, fused with contagious vocal hooks, classic drum tones, and groovy guitar. Targett, a seasoned musician, has been professionally playing most his life. In 2007, his Melbourne-band, Dukes of Windsor, signed to Island/Universal records. They kept a persistent touring/recording schedule, the “˜Dukes’ made their way to the top of the Australian ARIA charts, remaining in the top 50 for 20 consecutive weeks and became the ARIA #1 club song of 2007. Now based in Hobart, Tasmania, Scott’s focus has turned to ROBOTIKUS, of which he is responsible for most of the production, and performs weekly on the local scene. The band’s latest release on the Casablanca Sunset label, “Blame It On The Devil,” features a groovy beach side guitar riff with precise electronic production, jazzy keys, and a rhythmic falsetto vocal. A true music fan, Scott tailors his sets to different musical situations and can often be heard mixing a Michael Jackson classic alongside a top 40 pop gem or the latest ROBOTIKUS release. Locally, ROBOTIKUS has performed sets at Falls Festival, MONA, Junction Arts Festival and Taste of Tasmania as well as club nights around some of Hobart’s more iconic haunts.
Sam’s passion for music has been long lived. He began his career DJ’ing over a decade ago by working in a number of local venues around Hobart. In the last ten years he’s developed great mixing skills and Dj’d a wide variety of songs. From old school soul, swing, disco & funk to hiphop, RnB, house & pop. He’s developed such a great reputation – that he has been asked to support international musicians and DJ’s at local music festivals and events.
SUPANOVA Mobile Discotheques are based in Hobart, but welcome statewide enquiries. They- are experienced club/events/party DJ’s ““ providing great music and lighting to create the right party atmosphere and get people up and moving! SUPANOVA are specialists in retro theme events and nightclub style parties, whether it’s 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s or just plain retro ““ from Michael Jackson’s Thriller to the latest MoS electro! SUPANOVA are proud to use the latest in digital technology ““ high end PC-based music library, DeejaySystem software developed in Spain, capable of broadcast quality sound and visuals. Your booking includes all equipment (full range sound system), lighting (intelligent lasers and classic mirror balls) and experienced nightclub/party DJ’s. Extra lighting is available at an additional cost. Larger venues may require additional production.
Graham Rix| |
After relocating in 2018 to Tasmania, his place of origin, Graham Rix has since been performing at prominent venues and corporate events in Hobart and surrounds. With a focus on ‘vibe in the room’, he aims to create a unique, memorable experience, providing an opportunity for all present to simply enjoy themselves ‘in the moment’. Presenting a finely selected repertoire of contemporary and classic rock, pop and folk songs, his current trademark performance is as a singer/guitarist with saxophone played selectively over live-looped guitar. This is spontaneously layered to create a unique blend of laid-back soloing and harmony lines with occasional double-tracked slide guitar, all paving the way for soulful saxophone improvisation. When the occasion suits, he also gives both vocal and instrumental piano performances. Working extensively for many years, both within Australia and abroad, he has held longer-standing residencies at various times, most notably as resident musician and DJ (chillout & deep house) at Hayman Island, Great Barrier Reef, during most of 2016. He has also previously performed as an itinerant musician on Great Southern Rail services The Ghan and The Overland. Corporate performances have included events for clients the likes of Qantas, MasterCard, Bupa, Lenovo, One&Only Resorts and Sunoco, and more recently the Tourism Industry Council of Tasmania. With the proven capacity to combine both his instrumental and DJ skills simultaneously within a live setting, and with versatility and mobility being key factors in his work generally, what he offers potentially suits a wide range of performance settings and locations.
MIELE|BIO. Originally hailing from Hobart, Miele began playing in clubs in Japan around 2016 and from there, crashed headfirst into the music scene. Just a girl with a stack of sweet tunes, she likes to pump out drum and bass, electro, house, disco, tech house, bass house, pop, rnb/hip hop and a cheeky bit of trap. Ready for anything, she can keep a chill vibe or cultivate a crazy dance floor. Opening for the likes of Freq Nasty, Plump DJs, Ricky Force and Meat Katie, and being a Beat Down, Mobius, Botanica and The Grand Poobah regular, she is known for getting the dance floor pumping. And through her regular slot at The Den and a range of events, she’s also known for a chill, classy and popular vibe. With beats sweeter than honey and bass heavier than yo’ ass on cheat day, Miele’s gonna make you move.
Silent Disco|Turn your Party into a PARTY with a Silent Disco! Your guests will be talking about it for months. So much fun for whatever your get together – House Party, Birthday Parties, Kids Parties, Weddings, Engangements, Festivals or Events. The Silent Disco package includes up to 100 sets of LED headphones that take Silent Disco to a whole new level, and can be booked with your pre-programmed set list, one prepared for you by us, OR one or multiple DJs!
The 50/50| |Matty Edmunds is a Musician with over 30 years music industry experience, having worked all over the world in bands and as a solo artist. He now performs his solo gigs throughout Tasmania in pubs, hotels, bars, clubs, private functions as well as being a familiar face at the- casino! /acts/matt-edmunds/ Scott Burns is a performer with a fiery passion for all forms of musical entertainment. He performs on stage both in plays and musicals and can be seen on TV as the Singing Preacher- telling the world to POO, POKE, POST! As well as stage, TV, voiceover and film work. Scott has been a DJ since the late 1980s. With these two Bio’s in the mix, Backbeat Entertainment was formed and The “50/50″ concept was born. Bringing together both Live Music and spun retro classics. Matt and Burnsy love the Retro vibe. Whether it’s the 60s,70s, 80s or 90s it’s in their performance pocket. The 50/50 concept provides a non-stop, high energy package that includes not just great music, but comedic Pop culture, audience participation and an unforgettable feel great factor. As well as a few surprises along the way too!
The Foley Artists| |The Foley Artists were just kids when they began performing Irish music down at the Salamanca Market; busking as a family band. Comprising of fiddle, banjo and guitar – Hannah and twins Hugh and Declan have been playing together for over 15 years and have produced 3 albums. The twins are both Conservatorium of Music trained and continue to work tirelessly on their musical passion. They toured the UK in 2012 and have played at countless music festivals around Tasmania and Australia. Spanning their careers so far the versatile musicians have performed in numerous local acts from cover bands to DJing to original acts; playing jazz, Irish, country, blues, folk, contemporary pop and old classics for functions, weddings, bars, clubs and pubs – anywhere that would let them hook up an amplifier. Yet, the busy trio love nothing more than uniting on a Saturday night to unleash their Irish repertoire that started them off all those years ago. Grab the Foley Artists as a trio, a duo, solo or as DJs. As a trio, the Foley Artists are known for playing a blend of Celtic and Bluegrass with an emphasis on improvisation. The driving rhythm of guitar and banjo allow the amazing fiddle sounds to mesmerize audiences. If you are looking for a band to exhaust audiences dancing to the lightning speed of traditional tunes or relaxing background music, this is the band for you. Predominantly instrumental, the band members have voices to enchant. As a duo, the Foley brothers have been performing together over the past 10 years, travelling around Tasmania providing musical entertainment for weddings and functions as well as regular appearances at the best venues in Hobart. They will take you on an instrumental odyssey where the music flows through different genres, the melodic sounds of the electric banjo are driven along by the skilled guitarist, with vocals to charm. They create an ambient atmosphere that can transform into upbeat party vibe. As DJs, they have impressive experience of providing a full night of entertainment to a wedding or function and bars around Hobart. The Foley brothers seek to create that feel-good atmosphere where the groove is infectious and always right. They play sets that get you tapping your feet and nodding your head without you realising it, regardless of genre or release date. The lads have an extensive list of classics and bangers and will play any requests. They also love to bring out the electric guitar and improvise over their sets! As a solo, Hugh is a signer/jazz banjo musician currently studying his honours in banjo at the University of Tasmania. When he performs solo, he showcases a variety of classic hits and forgotten gems spanning jazz, country and rock from the likes of Pink Floyd, the Beatles and Neil Young, all with this own flavour. Easy listening perfect for smaller gatherings. Available for any occasion Trio + duo + solo + DJ
The Nightshift| |Fresh new faces of Hobart The Nightshift Cover Band have joined forces with Tasmania’s leading, most experienced Dj’s, Supanova to bring you a show like no other. Combining powerful dance floor hits from all eras, including retrospective tunes from yesteryear, to more contemporary greats from the current top 40.- From Elvis/Lulu/The Beatles,- through to Alannis/Anastacia/DNCE,- we know how to get those boogie shoes moving! This is a continuous non stop dance fest between The NightShift Cover Band and Supanova Dj. Its all about dancing from go to woah! Our anthem is that of The Vengaboys…..We Like To Party! Band Members Drums / vocals – Andy V Drum Rolland Bass guitar / vocals – Simon Kelly Lead / rhythm guitar – Ben Pasanen Synthesiser / keys / rhythm guitar / harmonica – Andrew Brazendale Lead vocals – Rosie “Mmmm Bop” Hansen