On their debut trip to Ballarat and Jazz Series, Melbourne based band and their charismatic vocalist, Mintidee, will lead you on an exciting and fantastic musical journey that will redefine what you know as pop music.
Featuring MintiDee – vocals, Stephen Grant – piano, Philip Rex – bass, Damien Ellis – drums, Paul Van Ross – sax and flute.
Vintage Roots brings a uniquely Australian, Rockwiz inspired twist to their jazz-based interpretations of classic pop tunes. From iconic artists such as The Beatles, John Farnham, Cold Chisel, Van Halen, Goo Goo Dolls, Madison Avenue, Spiderbait, The Living End, Blondie, Hall and Oates, Cyndi Lauper and many more well-known jazz tunes.
The bands’ musical inspiration is firmly entrenched in the jazz tradition with genres like trad jazz, stride piano, bossa nova, Latin and swing all well represented.
After delighting audiences in many iconic jazz venues and festivals, including Melbourne’s famous Moomba festival and Paris Cat Jazz Club, Vintage Roots are bursting to share their catchy new arrangements.
Dinner before performance available at the venue from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Phone 03 4373 2432 for bookings.
24 May 2019