Lomandra’s Live Musos
Never miss your favourite Musos! See who is who and what will get your foot tapping! Check out the Lomandra’s Live page for who’s playing when!
You wanted the best, now you can have the best! Introducing the hottest party guy in town – BIG GUY! Never before has Brisbane seen a guy so ugly! Now, don’t let his looks fool you – this guy really knows how to party! The guitar & vocal style of Nigel Silcock works well in pubs, clubs and boutique bars – basically anywhere people like to have a good time. He offers an acoustic or sequenced show suitable for anywhere, any time!! If you’ve got a crowd that likes to dance, drink and let their hair down then this is the act for you!!
Brenden plays everything live when doing his performances. No karaoke or midi backing files here!!! With the help of some effects pedals and a stomp box for rhythm, it sounds like there is more than one person playing all the time. He brings LIVE music back to the venue!!! Singing songs from Matchbox 20’s “3 am” to Tom Petty’s “Won’t back down”, Brenden covers a wide variety of songs and genres to please many audiences, from Country – Rock n Roll – Blues – Top 40. Being totally live, audiences can appreciate the time and effort a performer has put into their performance.
Richard is a singer and guitarist with vast experience in the music industry. He has played with various Bands and Duos and has also done studio session work. He has a hit song that reached number 18 on the New Zealand Charts to his credit. He has chosen a music repertoire which enables him to cater for different areas of the entertainment industry, ranging from easy listening, restaurant & background music to up-tempo classic rock in many different styles. Offering the highest quality Professional backing tracks to compliment his singing and guitar playing and therefore giving a quality performance.
Candice is an Australian singer-songwriter given a musical legacy from her parents who were both professional entertainers. She has toured North America performing everywhere from Vancouver, Canada to Nashville, Tennessee. Candice has been the recipient of Best female Vocalist in Queensland for The Entertainment Awards and has supported the likes of Diana Anaid and The Angels. She has performed extensively throughout Queensland for eight years at events such as Carols in the City, Woodford Folk Festival (through Fretfest), Easterfest, Urban Country, Gympie Muster and The Caxton Street Festival. She has had two Television appearances on Channel Nine’s, ‘The Today Show’ and won the Brisbane song-writing showcase, Acoustic in the Park. Her latest MUSIC release is her EP, ‘Birds of the Air’ with track 4 being highly commended at this year’s Queensland music awards. She has just returned home from her second music tour of the USA.
Cliffy is a guitar /vocal soloist with 20 years experience in the pub & club scene in South East Qld. Specialising in popular covers from a range of genres from the 50’s through to modern, Cliffy is perfect for clubs, family orientated hotels & private functions.
“I have been a pro muso for 15 to 20 years and have a heart and soul for live music”.
His music is mainly aimed at good fun, party type style, with a focus on getting people dancing and singing but he also does plenty of cruisey early evening, day and Sunday arvo gigs.
Geoff Rayner is a passionate performer whose show is a perfect blend of the latest Top 40 hits and party classics. An intimate acoustic set or a highly produced electric performance showcases his ability to connect to any audience.
With many years experience playing live in professional bands, Geoff has also written, performed and produced music for television, radio and corporate conferencing.
An experienced performer and accomplished guitarist, Geoff brings to life the songs of Van Morrison, The Eagles and The Rolling Stones through to classic party anthems from Bryan Adams and Australian Crawl right up to Top 40 covers from Jason Mraz, Greenday, Powderfinger and many more.
His infectious enthusiasm, love of live music and professional approach combine to showcase Geoff Rayner as a diverse, talented performer who will leave a lasting impression with any crowd in any venue.
JEZZA has been “Rocking the suburbs” now since 1998 performing over 2500 shows in 3 states across Australia. This talented entertainer has fronted many of SE Queensland’s hottest Party Cover Acts and has performed to thousands of pub and club punter’s.
Jezza entered the Brisbane music scene in early 1998 with influence from acts such as Nirvana, Pearl Jam, AC/DC & Jimmy Barnes. Jezza gained a role playing drums with the touring Joshua Tree U2 Tribute Show which opened up many doors for the young musician. Jezza scored a role as Drummer / Backing Vocalist in the Australian Doors Show which was put together by the Brisbane based Pushworth Entertainment Group. Since then Jezza has performed in many established bands and has supported numerous touring acts including: James Blundell, 1927, Screaming Jets & members from the Angels (Brewster Brothers). Jezza has continued to perform as a full time musician as a Solo musician and with his Current Covers Trio.
Jezza provides a great acoustic rock show with well known radio hits and sing-alongs from the 70’s 80’s & 90 .Jezza also keeps his playlist up to date with a selection of new acoustic versions of the current Top 40.
Jezza is currently working on his debut Solo album which will include performances from past and previous musicians Jezza has performed with over the last 15 years.
Roy has played many styles of music from 50’s, 60’s Rock & Roll, Country Rock, Blues, 70’s, 90’s Classic Rock and some Jazz. Roy also sings lead vocal while drumming and has performed backing harmonies for various artists and has been the drummer for many big country music events and competitions.
GJ Hamburger Band
Gavin is a highly skilled musician with a degree in classical music. Working as a professional musician for many years Gavin has a command of just about any instrument put into his hands and a vocal style that has been formulated from the great male vocalists of our time.
With a large repertoire, high quality production, and the ability to tailor his performance to any audience Perry had developed a large following in the numerous venues he performs in. Dynamic vocals, sizzing guitar and a big sound make Perrry O an act worth seeing.
Nikki is a soloist who exudes distinct style and individuality throughout her performance. She maintains a focussed energy as she sings her tunes, while playing a vast array of percussion. Nicky’s perceptiveness of both rhythm and melody is a welcomed talent displayed throughout her performance.
With a great stage presentation, Michael uses the latest electronic equipment that provides an excellent ‘big band’ sound, which is further enhanced by acoustic guitar played in live performance. Being a strong vocalist his repertoire is extensive and caters for all ages.
Allan Cameron’s blitzing guitar solos, powerful gutsy vocals and charismatic stage presence keep the crowd spell-bound throughout the entire performance. Allan amazes with his voice and guitar to entertain with a show that beggars belief that it is one person and covers all styles of music in his own indomitable style.
Simon York is a song writer / performing / recording artist in his own right, and regularly performs in various international music “hot Spots”. He also has a powerful “covers” entertainment show. In recent years he has been living and performing internationally and now returned home to Australia. He is a strong vocalist but also an accomplished and consummate pianist / keyboardist and guitarist.
Simon’s music is diverse and varied, both stylistically and in terms of repertoire of songs.
Marty Sima is an experienced soloist who utilises an acoustic guitar, his dynamic vocals and a unique custom made stomp/resonator box to combine the old with the new in the ever-popular unplugged tradition.
Marty has a huge repertoire of songs for all tastes. No matter what the occasion, from light background acoustic guitar and soft soothing vocals, to high-energy party rock, this experienced musician caters for all dynamics.
Peko (Peter Black) has been a familiar face around the Brisbane music scene since his first live performance 25 years ago. Growing up in a musical family with a strong country music background, he developed a very diverse interest in not only country but also many other musical genres. Throughout the 80’s and 90’s he has played with many of Brisbane’s well known bands and performers, developing a distinctive style and a voice which is unmistakably his.
Peko performs on acoustic guitar with just a stomp board and microphone to accompany him playing everything from a soft dinner set to pop and modern rock classics. He loves to perform and loves to see a crowd dance and enjoy live music.
Brett Gannon, has been playing since the age of 12 and has compiled a diverse knowledge of raw acoustic sound. He has starred as Buddy Holly in the Matman stage production “Buddy Holly Tribute Show” at Wintersun and preformed in bands and duos such as “Fat Albert” and “BuggleJuz.” He has also made the finals for original music talent scout “Face The Music” for 4ZZZ. Brett performs from the Gold Coast up to the Sunshine Coast at pubs, clubs, weddings and corporate functions. He has the ability to interact with his audience and create a relaxed party atmosphere.
Being the son of a music teacher, Josh has been performing nearly all his life, starting at just three years of age. His skills and professionalism were quickly recognised winning several NZ national jazz awards and being invited to perform and teach at the Queenstown International Jazz Festival among internationally renowned artists such as James Morrison and Tom Lellis. Josh Boyd’s soulful voice combined with his funky, jazz guitar creates a warm upbeat atmosphere, adding a touch of class and making any event one to remember.
Since picking up a guitar at the tender age of 12, it was obvious James had a natural flair for music. By the age of 14, James was composing love songs and catchy rock numbers with a dream that one day his talents would be appreciated by a much larger audience.
James play hits from Cat Stevens, Johnny Cash, right throught to Pete MurrayOasis, Green Day, Live, Red Hot Chilli Peppers and plenty more. Whether it’s solo, duo, band or a major show, James prides himself on quality performances each & every time.
Sarah Leigh is a Local Independent artist singer & songwriter. She Grew in in country Victoria close to the beach and the mountains. She likes easy listening mellow music and songs that tell a story. Often putting her own twist into some popular hits you may hear on the radio. Her goal is to use her gifting to bless others and share her heart with each person when performing her