The Smoking Gun
High In The Hills
Wing And A Prayer
A double barrel mix of two blistering musical styles, Ska and Jazz, played by 8 of the sharpest shooters in Australia. It’s a tempting and infectious beat, with an urgency that propels people onto the dance floor.
Skazz’ all star lineup features:
David Joseph Drums and Percussion (Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Circus Oz, Batacuda)
Paul Binns Double Bass (Spak, Tim Cant and the Sophistikatz)
Michael Havir Keyboard (Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Yothu Yindi, Warako Musica, Afro Mandinko)
Peter Knight Trumpet (Australian Art Orchestra, Way out West, Peter Knight Quartet)
Kynan Robinson Trombone (Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Collider, The Escalators, Des Peres, Adam Simmons Toy Band, C.W. Stoneking.)
Tim Webb Percussion (Oxo Cubans, Batacuda)
Baz Turnbull Guitar (Sleeping Bag, Ned Collette & Marcel Borrack, The Willard Grant Conspiracy, Mista Savona)
Cam Robbins Tenor Sax and Clarinet (Dirty But Happy, C.W. Stoneking.)
More recently Skazz have added the sweet three part harmonies of The Melbournians, a vocal group especially brought together to perform classic tracks from the Ska and Rocksteady vaults. Featuring Rodrigo Pino from The Moonhops and Steve Montgomery and Anthony Murphy from the Ska Vendors.
Skazz have played to packed audiences in Korea, The Commonwealth Games, Apollo Bay Music Festival, Federation Square, The Night Cat, Bar 303, Bar Open, The Famous Spiegeltent, St Kilda Festival, The Belgian Beer Café, Queenscliff Music Festival, Noumea’s annual “Live En Aout” Music Festival and showcased at the Australasian World Music Expo AWME.