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William Stanley Parton

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Bill Parton Trio are recognised as one of the most successful and happening bands in on the Adelaide live scene today. The ensemble features William Parton (Piano Vocals), Benjamin Harrison (Bass) and Andrew Partington (Drums/Percussion), together forming Bill Parton Trio. Regularly performing at Pubs, Clubs, Entertainment Venues and Private functions, the boys play a prominent part in the Australian live entertainment industry. The Trio performs both originals and covers from a range of genres including Funk, Jazz and Lounge. They take after the influences of Harry Connick JR, Louis Armstrong, Chet Baker, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennet, Ray Charles, Jeff Buckley, Freddie Mercury (Queen), Frou Frou, Groove Armada, Zero 7, The Beatles and even Radiohead. Their configuration allows easy adaptation to many different settings and can be utalised as background atmospheric cocktail music purely to create an ambience or alternatively the featured entertainment of the night that everyone’s up and dancing to! Whether it's for your wedding, party, dance night or function, Bill Parton Trio would be very glad to be of service and endeavor to make you’re occasion that extra bit more special and memorable.

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Brenton Foster

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Winner of Best Jazz Album at the 2017 The Age Music Victoria Awards, Brenton Foster is an Australian composer, vocalist and pianist. He was the 2018 PBS FM Young Elder Of Jazz and presented his new work, Love, As We Know It, a collaboration with American poet, Christopher Poindexter, at the 2018 Melbourne International Jazz Festival. Love, As We Know It was nominated for Jazz Work Of The Year in the 2019 APRA AMCOS and Australian Music Centre’s Art Music Awards and is slated for commercial release in early 2020. Brenton’s compositions draw on influences from contemporary jazz, cinematic, and singer-songwriter aesthetics while maintaining an individual and authentic voice firmly founded in the Australian musical landscape

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News: Performance / Tour

Trumpeter Eamon Dilworth's Australian / New Zealand Album Launch Tour Runs From July 26th to August 3rd

Trumpeter Eamon Dilworth's Australian / New Zealand Album Launch Tour Runs From July 26th to August 3rd

Sydney trumpeter Eamon Dilworth (Tijuana Cartel, Ed Kuepper, Low Down Riders) is touring his latest Jazz album Viata across Australia & New Zealand July 26th-August 3rd with Alister Spence & Paul Derricott. Special guests in each city will include Julien Wilson, James Muller & Roger Manins. Eamon is best known for his previous albums with The ...

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Article: Album Review

Quentin Angus: Perception

Read "Perception" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan


Quentin Angus, a multi-award-winning Australian guitarist, follows up his 2011 debut recording, Retrieval Structure, with the ambitious Perception. Born in 1987, he still clocks in as a “young" artist, but his music is strikingly mature. An apt comparison is the monumentally talented guitarist Pat Metheny, with a broad vision and a penchant for grand statements and ...

News: Recording

Australian Prog Legends Unitopia To Release Highly Anticipated New CD "Covered Mirror"

Australian Prog Legends Unitopia To Release Highly Anticipated New CD "Covered Mirror"

Australia - Much to the excitement of progressive rock fans around the globe, legendary Australian prog ensemble Unitopia is releasing a new CD of cover songs titled 'Covered Mirror' on October 31, 2012. The most well-known and respected progressive rock band to emerge from Down Under, Unitopia is back with a ground breaking, powerful new release! ...


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