Sun, 04 June|
Nina Ferro & Brendan Reilly - One Show Only!!
For those who were lucky enough to attend Nina & Brendan's show at the historic Bennett's Lane Jazz Club back in 2016, this is a chance to relive those unforgettable moments and experience these amazing voices once again.
Time & Location
04 June, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Brunswick, 27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia
About the Event
For those who were lucky enough to attend Nina & Brendan's show at the historic Bennett's Lane Jazz Club back in 2016, this is a chance to relive those unforgettable moments and experience these amazing voices once again. For those who missed out, this is a chance to see what all the fuss is about and discover the magic of Brendan Reilly's stratospheric vocals and music for yourself.
Brendan Reilly (USA/UK) is a USA born London-based singer-songwriter of soul, jazz, pop and dance music and is best known for his work touring and/or writing with the likes of Quincy Jones, Disclosure ('Moving Mountains’), Shania Twain, Pete Tong’s Ibiza Classics projects with the Heritage Orchestra, and Basement Jaxx, he has also released his own solo material over the years. Reilly released The Louche Life EP in 2014, an organic and uplifting three-track release that leaned toward contemporary vocal jazz and showcased his falsetto and sophisticated harmonies. Brendan's album, “The Life of Reilly”, received rave reviews and was a hit on Jazz album charts and on Jazz radio. His new EP, “Re:Cover”(December 2022) and upcoming album, “Re:Connect” (2023-2024) add elements of R&B and World Music to his signature Soul-Jazz style.
"Incredibly gifted Jazz Soul vocalist" - *Time Out London*
"Soaring vocals" - *BBC Music*
"...phrasing and tone to die for, range as wide as the Brooklyn Bridge” - *Blues & Soul Magazine*
“...extraordinary falsetto...multifarious talents...” - *JazzWise Magazine*
Nina Ferro (Aus/UK) is a multi award-winning vocalist, songwriter, session and recording artist with a powerful, evocative voice, ridiculous vocal range and captivating stage presence. She has earned an enviable international reputation for her #vocalbadassery! An Australian and British citizen of Italian parentage, Nina has made guest appearances on ARIA award winning albums, her extensive and impressive live performance history is longer than one’s own arm and has appeared on TV, radio and in print media throughout the USA, UK, Europe, Australia, Asia and the Middle East. Nina has performed alongside artists such as Tony Bennett, Hugh Jackman, Jose Feliciano, Jessica Mauboy, Zac Brown Band, Renee Geyer, Gilbert O’Sullivan, John Farnham, Billy Ocean, Ricky Martin, Chris Botti, Dave Sanborn, Frank McComb, Chick Corea, The Zac Brown Band, The Cat Empire, The Commitments and many, many more…..Nina has opened as the special guest artist for Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, Juanes and Grammy Award winning industry legends Gregory Porter, Charles Aznavour and Neil Sedaka. Not to mention wowing not only the judges but also Aussie audiences when she appeared on Season 5 of The Voice Australia (2016).
“I don’t think it’s overstating the case here – unsurpassable perfection!!”
Sebastian Scotney, London Jazz News
“Wow Girl!!....... You can REALLY Sing!”
Jumoke Fashole, BBC London Radio
Brendan and Nina are teaming up once again to deliver some of the most soulful and powerful vocals this side of the International date line!
They will be backed by a fabulous band led by MD Grant Windsor (Newly returned to Melbourne from Perth) on Keys and featuring Isaac Moran on Guitar, Jason Heerah on Drums.
The show at Bennett’s Lane all those years ago was a complete sell-out! I have no doubt this will also. Seats are limited, so get in early for this very special, once only show…. Don’t wait another 7 years!!