The James Palmer Duo is a highly dynamic outfit which incorporates a different guest each show! Extremely experienced for his age, James Palmer modifies each gig to suit the ambience of the venue and ensures every audience is satisfied.
James is highly acclaimed as a successful, Freelance Musician who has played at venues all over Australia and has worked with a variety of musically diverse artists up and down the East Coast of Australia. James has been privileged to have played with numerous successful acts – most notably on drums for: Todd Robinson and Jake Whittaker. J.P has worked in recording studios with artists such as, Mitch King and Rubicon and has worked in touring production with the likes of, Damien Leith, Nazeem Hussain and Arj Barker. Not to mention he has played on countless TV adds, gaming soundtracks and other jingles along the way.
Special guest, Stuart Kent! ‘Stuie’ as North Coast audiences have known him for many years now was a prominent member in the North Coast rock group, The Henchmen. He was the “go-to-rock-guitar-guy” for Top Cat Recording Studio and WindSong Records artists and has played on tons of records.
Stu led and toured with his own original band Mudskipper (with whom he won a Dolphin Award) and hard rockers The Rockadiles in the 90’s. He also wrote and recorded advertising jingles, played in many bands as a ‘hired gun’ including recording and touring with Australian Idol finalist Peter Ryan and 301 Records artists Elevait. Stuart brings unmatched energy and enthusiasm whilst still maintaining absolute musical proficiency and passion.