Mark Da Costa is a Sydney based singer/song writer. You may have seen him on Australian Idol in 2007 as a top 12 contestant or simply seen him lighting up the stage live at a local Sydney pub playing with his cover band “The Black List”. When he appeared on Australian Idol, he rocked the house with his renditions of Evie by Stevie Wright and Whole Lotta Love by Zepplin.
Mark Da Costa is now well on the way to establishing himself as an original solo rock/pop artist. He wants to prove that it is possible to manage your own career and release a quality record without the help of a major label. Not wanting to discredit the great work the majors do, but to simply achieve a career in music on his own hard work and artistic integrity would be the ultimate goal.
Mark is an unbelievable vocal powerhouse and demonstrates his love of the Rock genre in every performance he gives.
Pete Drummond is one of Australia’s most phenomenal drummers. His relentless pursuit of technical mastery and his deep-rooted musicality have captured the attention of many of the world’s great drumming artists including Virgil Donati, Dave Weckl, Thomas Lang and Mike Mangini.As a solo drumming artist, Pete’s mind-blowing performances at major drumming festivals both in Australia and overseas, have established him as one of the rising stars of the next generation of drummers. As Thomas Lang (Drumming superstar) stated in Modern Drummer magazine: “Pete Drummond is an amazing Australian Drummer”.Since 2005, Pete has been a member of the legendary Australasian band Dragon (ARIA Hall of Fame Inductees). He is one of the main songwriters and the Producer for the band. He also plays keyboards, samples and sings in the live shows. As a sideman Pete has worked with a host of great artists, spanning a wide array of musical styles including: Joan Rivers (US Comedian), The Temptations (US Motown Legends),, Glenn Shorrock (Little River Band), Wendy Matthews, Ricki Lee, Shannon Noll, Choirboys, Lee Kernaghan, Adam Brand, Jeremy Barnes (The World’s Fastest Guitarist).Pete Drummond as a session drummer, Pete has appeared on a multitude of albums, commercials and soundtracks, Inc. Shannon Noll’s 2012 ‘Switch Me On’, Dead Ringer Band’s ARIA award winning album ‘Homefires’, Channel 10, NRL, ABC TV and many more.Pete’s performance at The Ultimate Drummers Weekend 2003 received widespread acclaim, and subsequently, Pete is a cover artist on the internationally released DVD of the event; alongside Thomas Lang, John Blackwell JR. (Prince) and Jimmy Degrasso (Megadeth).
Lozz has played and toured with well-established Sydney acts including Urthboy, Pat Capocci, The Drey Rollan Band, Drummer Queens, The JHD Revival Band, Sirens Big Band and Rackett. Lozz is well known and respected in the Sydney music scene as “That Red Head”. Her old school style rockabilly trio blends blues and country together with a dash of punk attitude. Lozz will be joining the team for percussion duties.
Is quite simply one of the best white soul singers of our time.
With a career spanning for over 20 years singing and performing he recently won the hearts of millions of people throughout Australia and the rest of the world with his emotionally charged heartfelt performances on the Voice Australia where he was the top finalist on the winning team Seal.
Following the Voice journey, he has continued to write perform and sell out shows wherever he goes and is currently working on his latest album
“This album is a combination of my original works and songs that I have Co-written with my many musical friends over the last 20 years. These songs have lived in a place deep in my heart for so long I just can’t wait to share them with the rest of my friends old and new”
2016 has been a very exciting year for Susannah Mirana with the successful release of her debut single with her band Linki and a follow-up single out next month, cementing her roots as an indie rock artist.
Susannah is a charismatic, energetic, and versatile singer/songwriter who has performed extensively throughout Australia, Europe and Asia. Her natural vocal style and ability to perform many genres have enabled her to work alongside many profile artists around Australia.
Her talents also extend to radio and TV, where as a traffic reporter and voice-over artist she can be heard across various leading Sydney stations.