In the popular music world Brien wrote Australian charting song Loveland for 80's band The Raiding Party. His 90's group Circuslife received high acclaim from the music industry but collapsed before a record was completed. Brien has worked with international artists such as Keith Urban, LeAnn Rimes, Suzie Quatro, Fastball, Mike Peters, and Slim Jim Phantom (The Stray Cats) to name a few.
His last Australian band, The Retro Rockets headlined every major Rock n Roll and Rockabilly festival in Australia and New Zealand, recorded 5 studio albums and 1 live album. Brien wrote all the songs for this band and was the lead vocalist/guitarist.
Daniel Arvidson is one of this region′s best-known entertainers. And we mean entertainer, not just musician! Regardless of what the occasion, venue or function is, if there are people there…consider them entertained! For over twenty five years in such a competitive industry, Daniel remains one of the most in-demand acts due to his connectivity to his audience. He specialises in connecting and involving all who are in ear-shot of his mic, taking requests (his repertoire is staggering!) and making everyone feel he is singing WITH them, not at them. It′s not unusual at his shows to have literally everyone in the room singing along.Daniel has the ability to create such a bond with his audience that people can′t help but join in on the fun… even the politician loosens his tie and sings at the top of his voice!
Mick is a well known, well respected and well loved Vocalist and Guitarist. He began singing at a young age, he loved nothing better than to have a sing-a-long with his Dad, while his Dad was playing guitar. His love for music and connecting with people led him to fully focus on becoming a working musician.
Performing as a Soloist consistently, he has also performed in Duos’ and Bands in the Newcastle area.
Supporting the likes of 10cc, Keith Urban, Matt Finish, The Searchers, Jenny Morris, Redgum, The Divinyls, The Choirboys…...to name a few.
Mick knows just the right song to play to enhance the atmosphere and make sure everyone is having a great time.
Pete′s style and performance philosophy is based on creating a fun atmosphere, encouraging crowd interaction and playing popular hits that are well known and well loved. His gigs are very much an organic, acoustic affair featuring acoustic guitar, vocals, harmonica, loop machine and stomp box for creating an upbeat party/dance vibe! Pete′s performance history includes six solid years working in an acoustic duo with fellow guitarist/vocalist Jeremy White around the Port Macquarie, Byron Bay and Tween Coast areas.
They were in high demand, performing regularly at many of the region′s prestigious venues including The Beach Hotel Byron Bay, Hotel Brunswick, Salt at Kingscliffe, Macquarie Hotel Port Macquarie, to name just a few.Pete is now focusing on solo work in the Hunter region, and is gaining popularity as a fun and engaging soloist, for both hotels/clubs and private/corporate functions.
Pete′s sound is very crisp, tight, dynamic and uncluttered. His repertoire is diverse, with something for everyone from the latest hits to the classics!Pete′s versatility and experience enables him to create just the right atmosphere for all occasions.If you love acoustic pop like Crowded House, Jason Mraz, Jack Johnson, Ben Harper and Bernard Fanning – Pete′s your man for the job!