Michael Duchesne (du-shane) is an Australian singer-songwriter & session musician based in Newcastle, Australia. Having honed his craft performing as a singer and guitarist since his teens, Michael’s lush vocals and guitar work has seen him both in studios and on tour with some of Australia’s most loved artists. Since 2012, Michael has featured in countless TV and radio commercials and recorded with likes of Ian Moss, Rufus and Birds of Tokyo. In recent years, Michael has toured as both rhythm guitarist and backing vocalist for Ngaiire, Ricki-Lee, and Aussie rock royalty Ian Moss (Cold Chisel).
Michael brings a level of professionalism and quality to his craft that makes him a highly sought after performer. Michael has an extensive repertoire and over 8 years experience performing for corporate and private events as well as for hundreds of happy couples. Michael will effortlessly craft his performance to ensure he sets the perfect atmosphere, tailoring his sound to fit the mood throughout each part of your day. Whether it’s with his smooth and earthy vocals as you or your bride walks down the aisle, setting a chilled atmosphere for your guests as they relax, or bringing the house down with all your favourite tunes.
Michael is available as a soloist, duo, trio or band.