Jo Matthews: Rhthym Guitar, Vocals, BVs.
Jo has been involved in the entertainment industry for over 40 years, she has also been teaching performing arts in W.A. for 20 years. Jo is an Events Manager/ Promoter and manages:
INXS Tribute Perth...UB40 Tribute Australia...Adele Tribute Perth......The Happy Cannibals Cover Band..Catalaya Girl Group...Solo's..Duo's...Trio's.
A country girl born and bred, her 1st passion is Country Rock music. She has been teaching Maori Culture Performing Arts for 23 years and is the administrator of Maori In Perth with over 30k members, Jo uses her platfor to help people in the community who are struggling and need support to put food on the table and find work.
She is the Events Manager for Waitangi Day In Mandurah which began 6 years ago bring in 100s of people from the Perth Metro area, the other event is Polynesian Day In Perth which is also huge and very successful.
Bill Hurl: Drummer/Vocalist (passionate muso)
Bill originates from Scotland and has been playing in bands around Australia for many years, Bill is one of a very few drummers I know who has a mean vocal and harmony and it is always a pleasure to share the stage with this guy.
Phil Brannigan: Lead, Bass , Keys Vocals/Harmony. A very talented musician and a pleasure to work with.
This guys has been around and played with many experienced muso's, it's not easy to find good, loyal musicians nowadays so we need to chain this guy down.
Phils genre: Blues, Rock, Funk, Easy listening, Country.
Mahara Tocker: Singer Song Writer, Vocalist.
This lady has a massive range and will sing whatever you push her way, she is 1 of the backing vocalist with the Adele Tribute in Perth and is 1 half of the Shaydze Duo.
Mahara comes from a Maori / Jewish background and is the sister of Mahinaarangi Tocker who was a very well known Entertainer in NZ.
Mahara is a professional musician, singer, songwriter and fun to share the stage with.
Dan Goinden: Bass.
Dan is a very talented musician who stems from Mauritius, he joined Shaydze in 2012 along with another fellow musician, the late " Mario Grassy".
The bass guitar is one of several instruments Dan plays, he has also filled in with the INXS Tribute band in which he fitted in perfectly.
Dan also plays with RnB band Touche' .