John is our male lead vocalist and also plays lead & rhythm guitar, keyboard, and does backing vocals. (He really needs to do more!) John began playing piano at the age of 7, then guitar in his teens. He has studied classical guitar and has a Performance Diploma with Trinity College London. John has played in numerous bands and has also toured internationally in a support act for premiere blues guitarist Billy T.K. Jnr and Cold Chisel’s Ian Moss. John has been in the entertainment industry for 15+yrs, and has a great versatile voice, singing a variety of styles well. John has a great personality making him easily approachable and he has a really positive stage presence.
Ness Abernethy Lead Vocals
Ness is our lead female vocalist. Ness is a vocal coach, has done TV and radio ads, sings jingles for BigPop, and has performed on NZ Stars In Their Eyes, sung the National Anthem for televised Netball, and been a soloist for Coca-Colas Christmas In The Park and is a backing vocalist for Tami Neilson. With 20+ years’ experience, Ness is a seasoned entertainment industry professional with a rich, powerful and versatile voice that can cover all genres of music. She enjoys performing live and knows how to entertain and engage a crowd with her exuberant (crazy!) sense of humour and stage antics!