( jazz / swing / blues / bossa nova / ballads / rock and roll / soul / latin / funk / pop )
“The Sound” has been busy performing around town at many weddings and corporate functions for the last 10 years and features some of Melbourne’s finest musicians. They perform a wide variety of musical styles ranging from jazz ballads, through swing (appropriate for pre dinner drinks or back ground music), to latin, soul and even rock and roll to really get the crowd dancing!
The repertoire covers a diverse range of material including songs made popular by Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Nina Simone, Dean Martin, Michael Buble, Tom Waits, Van Morrison, James Brown, The Kinks, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie, Prince, Kiss, Iggy Pop, Talking Heads etc.
“The Sound” was amazing! I only wish I had more time to dance!” (Liza Maimone / bride 29/1/07 gig)
“The Sound” is a unique band catering for most musical styles which makes them appropriate for almost any occasion. They add atmosphere to every and any event and help make the occasion a great success.
Available as a 4 piece:
Male vocals & snare drum percussion / shakers
Or 5 piece: (highly recommended for dancing)
Male vocals & rhythm guitar
Double & Electric bass
Can also break into smaller line ups for wedding ceremony or a roving set in the foyer.
(Sax & guitar duo, or Sax, guitar, double bass trio)