RICK FENN, lead guitarist of 10cc, has been touring the world with his group for more than 30 years. He also wrote, with Mike Oldfield, the international hit “Family Man” for Hall and Oates, and three film scores and an album with Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason featuring Dave Gilmore. A highly accomplished rock musician, Rick brings a strong influence of 70’s/80’s rock to the Feramones’ repertoire, including his own world-wide hit, “Dreadlock Holiday”.
Also on guitar is ALAN LIMBRICK, who recently toured the world with Mike Oldfield, and has recorded with Joan Armatrading and David Knoffler.
Founder of the internationally renowned London Guitar Institute, Alan was awarded an honorary doctorate for his contribution to music education. As a session guitarist, he has played on dozens of internationally successful records for a variety of recording artists.
On keyboards is ALAN PARK, Cliff Richard’s musical director and pianist for more than two decades. His impressive recording and touring career includes projects with Olivia Newton-John, Don Everley, Skunk Baxter, Manhattan Transfer, Elaine Page, and comedy artists Hale and Pace, Billy Connelly and Dame Edna. Alan’s keyboard and piano virtuosity brings exceptional variety to The Feramones repertoire.
Bass player GREG LYON has a catalogue of recording credits dating back to his fusion band Crossfire in the 70’s. He toured for years with Georgie Fame, Renee Geyer, Elvin Bishop, Glenn Shorrock, and most recently, US legend Rodriguez. Northern Rivers locals may remember his Byron-based band Hip Pocket in the 80’s and 90’s.
Lead vocalist COL GERMANO is best known as the singer/songwriter for 80’s/90’s hard rock band Bourbon Street. A highly versatile vocalist, Col has sung with some of the world’s great guitarists, including Joe Walsh, Skunk Baxter, Ian Moss, Diesel and Kevin Borich. In his other vocation as a journalist, Col has worked closely with Ozzy Osbourne, George Thorogood, Peter Garret, Frank Zappa, Jimmy Barnes and Jerry-Lewis.
Dubbed the “Charlie Watts of Australia”, RICK LLOYD is one of this country’s most talented and highly-regarded drummers. His career spans five decades and he has worked with some of Australia’s finest musicians, including his own group RAM. With a versatility and rare level of skill, Rick handles anything the group throws at him with remarkable precision and endless raw energy.
Together, the six members of the Feramones bring a rare combination of talent to the Northern Rivers area. Their repertoire is comprised of the great songs of the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, including hits by the Eagles, Doobie Brothers, Led Zeppelin, Steely Dan, Rolling Stones, Bryan Adams, ZZ Top and the like. Their pure love for the music creates a festive atmosphere that inspires all walks of life to join the party on the dance floor.