January 29, 2016

Biography

KERRIE JAMES vocals, percussion

Kerrie is a gifted and respected singer with many years of experience. She has an amazing talent and love for performing.

Her most noted work includes singing backings for Split Enz and Neil and Tim Finn on their concert tour Enzo. She has also spent many years in theatre productions including Jesus Christ Superstar. Her ability to imitate all styles from pop to rock to jazz and country from Norah Jones to Blink 182 and with a range and tone that’s truly stunning, you’ll be absolutely captivated.

She is also a much sought after vocal teacher and has spent many years teaching privately and at Trinity College.

CRAIG JAMES vocals, guitars, programming

Craig has spent more than twenty years in many original and cover bands performing all over the world including from the U.K., Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Noumea, Fiji and China. Add to that numerous performances in just about every pocket of Australia, from the Burswood Casino in Perth to the Crown Casino in Melbourne, from Outback Balls at Curdimurka to Grand Prix Balls in Melbourne and Adelaide, from the Sydney Opera House to The Melbourne Concert Hall and literally thousands of gigs from Darwin to Launceston.

Most of his time has been spent in corporate and party bands, one being The Fab Four – Australia’s Premier Beatles Show playing the part of George Harrison. Craig is not just an accomplished performer, but he is a producer, writer and an award winning session guitarist.

He has been fortunate in his career to play along side The Australian Philharmonic Orchestra, The West Australian Symphony Orchestra, The Adelaide Youth Orchestra and shared the stage with Shania Twain, James Reyne, Marcia Hines, Vika and Linda Bull, C.D.B., Mental as Anything, Katie Underwood, Manfred Mann, Brian Cadd, Billy J Kramer, Jerry and the Pacemakers, Herman’s Hermits, The Drifters and even Con the Fruiterer and Humphrey B. Bear.

Some of his television appearances include G.M.A. with Bert Newton, The Today Show, The Denise show, Today Tonight, AM Adelaide, Adelaide Today, The Morning Shift, and The Music Shop. Career highlights include playing to 80,000 in Liverpool and recording at Abbey Road Studios, London.  During the day Craig teaches guitar at Pulteney Grammar and St George College.