The McNaMarr Project
"The Sound Of Soulful Blues" John McNamara and Andrea Marr have both carved a niche for themselves on the international blues and soul scene over many years. In 2017 and 2018 both artist have hit #1 on Blues, Soul and R& B charts here in Australia and in the US with their respective latest albums. These two powerhouse voices combine to bring you the true sound of Soulful Blues evoking the sounds of Stax and Motown with great original material.
Hailing from central Victoria, guitarist/singer songwriter Bill Barber is at the forefront of a new generation of Australian Blues. Bill took an interest in Blues at a young age and by 14 was making the rounds, performing in Melbourne venues alongside Australia's most respected Blues artists.
Think B.B. King sharing a scotch with Booker T at the Crossroads after midnight. With more awards than you can poke a mojo hand at, what started out as a hair-brained idea between two friends medicating their way through jazz school over a bottle of red has taken them on an adventure that spans the globe. Their multiple gongs, in fact, suggest Lazy Eye delivers some of the best original blues Australia has to offer.
Kelly Auty Band
Something old, something new and Blue, renowned singer Kelly Auty with Pianist Boris Conley have had a long inspired career together playing the blues. They have performed at numerous festivals and on tours and in January 2018 they competed at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis with their band where they presented their new original repertoire to adoring international fans and made it into the semi-finals.