John Makey – Special Guest Vocalist, Mals Blues Bar: July 28, 2018

John was born in England, and migrated to Sydney, Australia with his family whilst very young. A big-voiced singer who grew up with a penchant for soulful blues-rock a la Paul Rodgers and Frankie Miller, John also sites influences as diverse as B.B.King, Otis Redding, The Beatles and Jimi Hendrix to name a few. John…

Mal Eastick & Andrew Hegedus – Friday August 10 from 6.30pm

  Mal Eastick Mal Eastick sure knows the blues, but his musical ascendancy and versatility make his live shows, as they ever were, the stuff of legend. “THE MIGHTY ROCK” Mal has crafted a dynamic new show which draws on some of the highlights of his 30 year career as one of Australia’s leading guitar…

Mal Eastick Presents Mal’s Blues Bar with Special Guest John Makey…Support EPIC from 9pm – July 28

Mal Eastick is widely considered to be Australia’s finest musical protagonist of the blues. Playing guitar since his mid-teens, Mal has achieved a standard of playing that is, at once, both envied and admired. He has played with Robert Cray, Los Lobos, Buddy Guy, George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Tommy Emmanuel, Jimmy Barnes and Kevin…

Guy Dutton – Saturday July 28 – 6.30pm

Guy has been a professional musician for the last 35 years, and is a talented singer/songwriter/guitarist. He got his start in Tamworth and started playing professionally in bands, starting early in High School. Through the ensuing years Guy has performed as a guitarist/sideman for many notable acts and bands, including: the Phil Emmanuel Band, Marcia…

Stu Black – Saturday August 4 from 6.30pm

Hailing from Sutherland Shire in Sydney’s southern suburbs , Stuart’s love for music developed at a very early age. Several years of bashing on pots and pans in his mother’s kitchen, accumulating countless bent knitting needles, his mother decided to seek him some drum tuition. At only six years of age, his tutor thought he was…

Dan Hannaford Friday July 27 from 6.30pm

‘Rarely do you find anyone who builds from the dust and grit of real life, songs of such power and poignancy – Dan Hannaford is one who does, a true talent, make no mistake’ – Rhythms Magazine ‘A rock-solid slab of dusty country and ragged-edged blues, as honest as the day is long, twice as…

Glenn Massey – Friday August 3 from 6.30pm

Glenn has been playing guitar and singing since the age of seven. Over the years Glenn has built up a large repertoire of songs from his musical background, ranging from rock & roll, country, pop and  bluegrass leading him to play in bands, trios, duos and solo. Glenn has played in Sydney for twenty five…

Paul Mulqueen – Saturday August 11 from 6.30pm

.30Paul Mulqueen is master of crowd-pleasing covers. The self-taught singer/guitarist is also an original songwriter. Paul has been solo concert support to acts like Leo Sayer, The Platters, the Ten Tenors, Rita Coolidge and many more… In the early nineties he was flown to Hollywood to perform at Marilyn Monroe’s crypt for the anniversary of her…

EPIC – Saturday July 28 from 9pm

EPIC is a four-piece show band comprising of highly acclaimed, experienced, professional, full-time musicians with one main aim – playing the songs that other covers bands won’t! Alongside this vision, EPIC ensure all songs in the repertoire have been hits on a grand scale and/or have featured large scale production. All songs are played with…

Jesse Balfour Friday July 20 from 6.30pm

‘One of the finest solo entertainers in the country with a massive sound’ Jesse has been touring Australia as a pro musician for over 20 years. Spending time playing in and around Sydney and Melbourne’s top live venues. Jesse is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist with a long history of successful acts and thousands of gigs to his…