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GENERAL ELECTRYK

19/02/2011 9:30 pm

Introducing: Angus. * Drives the band as drummer and backing vocalist. * Born and bred in Australia. * Has been in the music industry for 20 years. * Also dj’s regularly, opting for styles including funk, breaks and old-school hip hop. * With a style similar to John Bonham (Led Zeppelin) he has played with funk, reggae & grunge outfits. * Is the backbone of both the duo and full band formats of the General Electryk * Ask Angus what he does for a living and he’ll reply with one word: MUSIC.   Introducing: Melanie. * Fronts the band as singer/songwriter and rhytm guitarist. * Has returned to Canada after 6 years in Australia expressing herself by busking, playing in cafes, as well as entertaining crowds up to 500 people. * Melanie’s emotional originals are instantly memorable, she writes songs both in French and in English and accredits her musical talent to her late father. * Influenced by artists such as Sarah Slean, Jill Barber, Stevie Nicks, Blue Rodeo, Portishead, Clare Bowditch and The Howling Bells. *
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