McFarlane’s Lantern

Peter McFarlane is among a rare breed of performers with boundless energy that not only sings and plays the drums but occasionally bounds around the stage invoking the audience into rousing vocals and percussive collaborations. Peter has honed his unique skills after gallivanting around the country for over 40 years behind some of Australia’s biggest acts. He has had long term stints with Finch, Swanee, Col Joye, Phil Emmanuel’s Kakadu, TwinTowns RSL, Big Stik, Doghouse Blues Bar, Bo Jenkins Roadtrain, the Kniki + Mike Beale Project and Mission Blues. He is also in demand as a record producer, session player and film music composer fostering young emerging artists He takes you on a journey through a broad spectrum of blues by contemporary artists such as Joe Bonamassa, Richie Kotzen and Doyle Bramill 11 and more traditional artists like Eric Clapton, Robbin Ford and Ella Fitzgeraild. With a new SINGLE OUT NOW, backed up by an incredible band of musicians Peter will rock your socks off with an unforgettable night of entertainment . WITH Greg Watts on guitar and occasional lead vocals. One of the most innovative guitarists in Australia, ex ‘The Love Ones’ and ‘The Exotix’ Charles Longey on bass and vocals. Builds bass lines like a craftsman from Tasmania, ex ‘Crush’ Andrew Day on keys and other noises, ex ‘Big Stik’ and concert sound guru Beth Hamilton backing singer extraodinaire “He has storys to tell that are believable with a no bullshit delivery” Peter Blyton (record producer) “Real one take deliveries with no tweeking required” Grant Houston (studio engineer) “What a classy band” Mary-Anne Sterling (MAS Entertainment) “A music legend” Drew Kruck (Internet Podcaster)

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