33 Seconds| |33 Seconds is a high energy rock band covering popular songs from the 80’s to now. Based in Hobart, they can be found regularly at local live music venues. The band is known for engaging crowds of all ages with their big sound and strong stage presence. Distinct guitar and vocals make the band stand out from the rest – there is no mistaking when 33 Seconds are on stage! An acoustic duo alternative makes 33 Seconds a versatile option for any event with the ability to provide both background music and highlight entertainment. Regardless of your needs, 33 Seconds are sure to provide a professional and engaging night of music for every event. Take the opportunity to rock with 33 Seconds!
Adam Page| |
Geelong born and raised, Adam Page has been entertaining crowds all over Australia for over 25 years in various musical outfits in both the cover band scene and original music scene. A bona fide Tasmanian since 2010, Adam established rock and roll duo “Ball & Chain” who within 3 years became one of Tasmania’s premier musical acts. Adam has been performing solo since 2014 and covers all the hits from 1956 through to now and that includes the cream of classic Aussie rock! Adam Page is regarded as Tasmania’s premier Elvis Presley Tribute artist and in 2018 ventured off to the world-renowned Parkes Elvis Festival in N.S.W where he performed two shows and made a guest appearance ‘unplugged’ on the main stage at Cooke Park. He is back there in 2019 and is performing six shows, including two with the Presley All-Star band on the Cooke Park main stage. Adam also operates ‘Elvis Weddings Tasmania’, who have now conducted dozens of Vegas style Elvis weddings in both Tasmania and Victoria. Adam performs over 120 gigs every year and ensures everyone gets involved in his shows and has a ball. He is a regular festival favourite and performs each year at many local festivals including Fingal Valley Festival, Tasmanian Mountain Cattlemen’s Association Annual Muster, A Day at the Creek, Tas Racing Club race meetings and more. – Adam also performs every weekend in pubs, clubs, corporate functions, weddings, casinos and loads of parties and private functions.
Australian Made| |
Australian Rock from then till now! Australian Made is a tribute band to the greatest pub rock in the world, from the greatest country – Australia! Spanning decades of culture and music, Australian Made will take you on a nostalgic musical journey with songs that will jolt your memory banks into life and within minutes you’ll be out on the dance floor. If you watched Countdown or are a fan of classic Australian pub rock then you know what to expect! The members of Australian Made, in their many guises, have toured the country since the early 80s, entertaining crowds in most Australian states and have supported many of the acts that they now cover. The classic repertoire contains over sixty songs and counting, covering artists such as Hoodoo Gurus, Midnight Oil, Gang Gajang, Mental As Anything, Divinyls, Powderfinger, INXS and many, many more. If it’s nostalgia and professional entertainment you want, be sure to book Australian Made for your next function.
Rock band Barrelhouse has been having fun moving and shaking audiences in Hobart and around the state since 2012. Despite the band’s name, they don’t play barrelhouse jazz – defined as “a raucous, driving, unsophisticated style, usually in a small, cheap old-time saloon with a row of racked barrels along the wall”, – (although they admit parts of that description may apply to the band at different times). They can also chill out and put down a quiet, tasteful set for you.
Bridget Pross| |
Writing original music and publicly performing since the age of 15, Bridget has supported a number of high profile local and international acts, including Joe Cocker, Lior, Josh Pyke, John Butler Trio, Renee Geyer, Tex Perkins, Brian Cadd, Russell Morris, Indigo Girls, Ian Moss, Leo Kottke and many more. She has also performed at Falls Festival, Byron Bay’s Bluesfest, Tasmania’s Southern Roots Festival and has also performed one of her original songs on the hit TV series “˜Neighbours’. She is continuing writing original music along with performing live around the Hobart pub circuit.
Classix Rock Duo are Stephen Styne Ashton & Charles Holyman. Stephen “Styne” Ashton, better known for his 30 years of touring Australia and overseas with The Blues Brothers Revival Band and Styne’s Legends, with his good friend on guitar Charles Holyman (also from Blues Brothers, Sugartrain and Girl Friday) have added another string to their bow and branched out to form a rock duo together featuring classic songs from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, covering artists from Elton John and Bruce Springsteen to Pearl Jam and Cold Chisel. Their set is complete with fully sequenced backing tracks to recreate the original sound of the songs, from acoustic numbers to full on electric rock songs to suit any occasion they may be required for: Classix brings the jukebox to you!
Danny Kealley| |
Danny Kealley is a charismatic and versatile guitarist/vocalist who has been performing in bands and solo since 1990. His enthusiasm is infectious and loves to banter with the audience and give the crowd what it wants. His set list includes songs from many eras and diverse genres, from 50’s rock n roll, favourite radio songs to blues, country, Australian rock, classic rock and modern tunes, guaranteed to get your toes tapping, your lips singing or your body relaxing.
Detour are a Hobart based rock & dance cover band, that enjoys nothing more than filling dance floors! Since 2005 we’ve been honing our craft, to produce a professional and vibrant rock band sound. All members of the band sing which allows for a more diverse set list and fuller sound. With 150+- gigs under our belt (so far!), we’re no strangers to the live music scene, and enjoy putting on an engaging show for audiences. If you’re looking for a band to play your wedding, work party, school formal or ball, we’d like to be a part of it and help take the stress out of organising the live music!
Jay Jarome| |Hobart based singer songwriter Jay Jarome comes with a unique blend of Soul, R&B, Funk and Rock. Born and raised on Bribie Island in Southeast Queensland, this young artist made the move to Hobart on a scholarship to study songwriting at the UTAS Conservatorium. Jay is currently working around Tasmania with his band, solo and in various musical lineups as either a vocalist, instrumentalist or songwriter.
M.T. Blues Music| |Matt and Troy have been performing festivals, live music venues and busking around the sate for the past 5 years. Drawing Influence from the early Masters of the Delta Blues and modern Rock and blues artists, Matt and Troy have created their own unique sound. Matt taught himself Bottleneck Slide on Cigar Box Guitars then moved on to Resonator and Lap Steel Guitars. Troy’s passionate and compelling vocals will take you on a musical journey back in time. Playing a mixture of original compositions and covers from 1930’s thru to the modern era, they will leave you wanting more.
Matt & CJ| |Matt & CJ are a rapidly growing and much sought-after Acoustic Duo/Cover Band at Clubs and Pubs across Tasmania. Covering many artists from the 80s, 90s through to current day. Renowned for putting their own unique spin on classic hit songs and getting their audience involved and ROCKING! Most recently playing as Support Act for THIRSTY MERC and THE WOLFE BROTHERS. Matt Weeks 47 is a self-taught, established guitarist who has been involved with various bands on the Northwest coast of Tasmania and through this time met CJ and along with 3 other members formed a band called Sixty40. Deciding in early 2013 to part ways and form the current duo. Clint Johnson (CJ) 45, started singing in his late teens with Family members who frequently held Country Cabarets on the Northwest of Tasmania coast using their band to back artists such as Adam Harvey, Beccy Cole and Felicity Urquhart. In later years Playing Solo until forming Sixty40 and joining with Matt to become what they are today.
Pirates of the Cover Scene| |The Pirates of the Cover Scene are the ultimate band for your pub, party, wedding or corporate function. With a repertoire of songs from any era and genre and experience of over 80 combined years in the Hobart music scene, we are sure to get your night rockin’ and make it a memorable one! All band members have featured in some of Hobart’s most successful cover bands from the last 3 decades, including: Anonymous Rhinoceros, No Means Yes, Ethel the Frog, Big Swifty, Atari 2600 and Oscar. Band Members: Dave Wicks ““ Lead vocals and guitar Rick Whitney ““ Lead guitar and backing vocals Max Ling – Bass guitar and backing vocals Nathan Sproule ““ Drums and backing vocals
River Road Band| |River road is an exciting new cover band fronted by Tony Mak and Joel Hopson. Featuring four of Tasmania’s finest musicians – with decades of experience between them – and boasting a carefully selected repertoire that blends pop, funk, dance and party-rock grooves with rich vocals and layered harmonies, River Road brings the vibe to perfectly suit any occasion and fill even the biggest of dance floors. Fun, engaging, professional and highly reliable, you can trust River Road to make your event a total hit!
Steel Rose| |The Original Steel Rose formed in the mid 80’s and had great success in Hobart and around the state playing a mix of contemporary and classic songs from the 60’s up to the latest hits. After six years of non-stop performing, the band decided to move on with most members going on to bigger and better things. In 2016 the Steel Rose decided to reform and with the addition of a female vocalist and another guitarist has once again been gaining popularity bringing a unique blend of music and showmanship to the people of Tasmania. 6 piece contemporary rock band “Steel Rose” features:- Karen Abbot ““ Lead Vocals Lewis Brealey ““ Lead Vocals Garry Harrold ““ Lead/ Rhythm Guitar / Harp / Vocals Kelly Stone ““ Lead/ Rhythm Guitar / Vocals Rod Lowe ““ Bass Guitar / Vocals Daniel Leale ““ Percussion / Vocals
Styne’s Legends – Retro Rock Show| |The Ultimate Pop/Rock Experience Styne’s Legends Return of The Legends is a brand new look and line up, featuring members from The Blues Brothers Revival Band, Sugartrain and Australian Made rocking audiences with a range of 70’s 80’s n 90’s hits that will keep the dance floor full. Stephen Styne Ashton ““ Vocals Kim Sellers – Vocals Brett Carson ““ Bass Charles Holyman – Guitar Jeremy Sibson – Drums The New look Styne’s Legends give you the ultimate jukebox Songs ! Tunes range from I Ran– by Flock of Seagulls, Springsteen’s Dancing in the Dark, Girls just wanna have fun– by Cyndi Lauper to old crowd pleasers Footloose, Ghostbusters and the Grease Mega Mix Medley. In usual Styne fashion the sounds will be reproduced as exactly as the original songs. The 5 piece band is unique as it comes with the advantage of full orchestrated sequences and electronic drum kit, giving the songs the authentic sounds as heard on your radio, professionally delivering a real music experience. Stynes Legends Rock Show guarantees to take the audience back to their youth or introduce a whole new audience to the songs from the best decades of music since the 50’s.