Newcastle-based muso Cass Eleven is a prolific songwriter, singer and multi-instrumentalist. She began playing at a young age and has performed with ensembles from orchestras to ska bands, at venues from the Sydney Opera House to Splendour in the Grass, on the bill with acts including Xavier Rudd, Jon English and Reel Big Fish.
Luke Ligtenberg, is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has recently embarked on a fusion-fuelled solo endeavour. Utilising an eclectic mix of guitars, loop pedals, didgeridoos, sample pad, vocals and harmonica, his ground-breaking show leaves audiences struck by the proficiency with which he wields each instrument, and the harmonious way he chains together such a diverse blend of blues, folk and soft surf-rock.
Australian born singer/songwriter Nick Rage has done it all. From touring across the United States on multiple national tours, to sharing the stage with giants like Bon Jovi and Stone Sour, to recording albums that have been heard on commercial radio stations all across the world. After returning from his US tour, Nick Rage is hitting the stage once again with a fresh look and a new mission: to bring music to the world. With a new record in the works, Nick has finally returned home to the local music scene, where it all began.
The warm vocal tones of Sammy White exude with emotion and make the audience feel the heartfelt, lyrically driven stories behind her music. Sammy’s sound is a perfect blend of her love for country with a hint of pop and soul, inspired by her favourite performers including Bonnie Raitt, Chris Stapleton and Amy Winehouse.
Wez is a seasoned professional who has entertained thousands of punters and venues over a career spanning 25+ years. A great vibe with a seemingly endless catalogue, he exudes professionalism and is comfortable providing a solo, duo, trio, through to a full band experience. Wez’s extensive repertoire, listed below, is full of classics and ranges from the 50’s & 60’s through the 70’s, 80’s & 90’s to current hits of the 2000’s.
Jess Knaus was lucky enough to grow up playing classical and contemporary music since childhood, later developing her own jazz and groove inspired sound as she began to perform live, both covers and originals. Jess has since been performing professionally across Newcastle, the Hunter Valley, Central Coast and Sydney since 2012.
Inspired by the likes of Nick Murphy, Ziggy Alberts and Vance Joy, Newcastle local Oran Vir specialises in creating uplifting, fun and relaxed atmospheres. Oran is a dynamic artist, skilled in adapting his playing style to suit any occasion. With acoustic guitar in hand, percussion and a loop pedal under foot, Oran proves that a soloist doesn’t have to be a minimalist.
Tim has been a professional vocalist and musician for 23 years.
Rhythmic guitar work under quick sharp lyrics are Duncanʼs bread and butter play. His acoustic-driven folk/reggae/rap vocals weaving between the groove with ease will have you nodding your head in the back row or bouncing at the front without much need for encouragement.
Kazzie is a high energy solo artist covering an extensive range of genres, making her a perfect suit for any audience, venue or function