Raku One O’Gaia

RAKU ONE O’GAIA_BIO Live favorite Raku One O’Gaia’s soul, blues and gospel infused shows are super-charged with feel good vibes. O’Gaia, an adept multi-instrumental guitarist, lap-slide and blues harp player brings a wealth of influences to bear in a genre hopping blend of roots music… all delivered with unique style, catchy lyricism and a 5 octave singing voice that has real warmth, range and power. You can expect the entertaining, high energy performance that is his trademark. Raku has featured on recorded work alongside John Butler, Paul Kelly and Xavier Rudd. He has also recently opened for Ash Grunwald, The Black Sorrows, The Commitments and Dragon. He has toured with Kasey Chambers and was a featured artist at the 2017 Broadbeach Blues Festival after appearances at Woodford, Tamworth and Byron Bluesfest “Great sound coming from that axe …and that voice …Absolutely Magnificent!” Karl Stefanovic Channel 9 Today Show “Raku One O’Gaia has an uncanny ability to engage the very soul of an audience. An incredible performer with a wonderful energy…” Sandy McCutcheon ABC Radio "Raku One O’Gaia …warming, soulful and upbeat .... A show not to be missed…” No. 5 Church Street P.S. Toured Tasmania with Kasey Chambers after being spotted busking on Tamworth’s famous boulevarde of dreams, Peel Street, playing a homemade 19 mm dressed pine, Rio bar No 1 tubos Romeo y Julieta Cigarbox guitar plus tea-strainer in an all white cowboy angel outfit and shades! www.raku.net.au raku@raku.net.au Ph: + 61 2 66845289 Mb: + 61 (0) 422779082http://www.facebook.com/RakuOnline

Return to Artists Playing Times


Stay in the loop and
subscribe to our newsletter