MEET THE BAND
10 years of full-time experience as the band manager, session guitarist & music producer. Guitar session work includes Shawn Mullins USA, Channel 10′s Pepsci Chart Hits. Extensive experience in established Corporate, Jazz, Originals, Popular Bands in Sydney & Interstate. Original session guitar work in The View supporting the Trews from Canada.
Mark has a Honours Business Degree. Everyday People Band has performed in every five star hotel & club in Sydney.
Completed a bachelor of music majoring in jazz studies under Don Burrows and George Golla at the Sydney Conservatorium of music earning high distinctions and winning a position in the James Morrison award for Jazz. Performed and recorded with many celebrated international and local artists professionally over a period of 27 years Such as Jeff (Skunk ) Baxter (Dooby Brothers), Euphoria ( no.1 dance band in 1990 ), Kalabash, James Morrison, I.N.X.S, Ziggy Marley Percy Sledge, Katey Underwood, Leo Sayer, Mark Williams, The Riva Band, Skunkhour, Mig Ayessa ( I.N.X.S Rock Star ), Darryl Beaton, Christine Anu, John Stevens (noise works), Sharon O’Neill, Jack Jones (Southern Sons), Leo Sayer, Doug Parkinson, Glen Shorrock (Little River Band) and many more…..
Finalist of The Voice 2012.
Will bring the house down with her powerful, quirky, sultry and unique performances! University of Western Sydney : Bachelor of Music, New South Wales, Australia. Viktoria is a compliment to what is already a stellar line-up of talented musicians in Everyday People Band, lighting up your venue or making your special occasion a fun, fabulous, and fantastically entertaining experience!
JAIME RAY FLYNNE – Vocals
Introducing the sassy & flamboyant vocals of Jaime Flynne. Vocals credits include the Martini Club aswell as years of experience performing at events & functions. She has an upcoming orginal funky house LP. Be captivated by her alluring & confident stage performances – personality plus!
SAM MCNALLY – Keys & Piano
Sam McNally has worked with the great Aussie vocalist JOHN FARNHAM, with 80’s super group AIR SUPPLY, guitar genius TOMMY EMMANUEL, with TIM FINN (Crowded House) and SHARON O’NEILL, with guitarist/ producer LOUIE SHELTON, SEALS & CROFT and DAVE KOZ; and with Marcia Hines (Australian Idol), Richard Clapton & 1970’s legends Spectrum (“I’ll Be Gone”), in 2011. Sam works with (American soul/funk/R&B singer and bassist) DOUG WILLIAMS, The Voice finalist Diana Rouvas. He has lived and worked in Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Shenzhen, Macao, Hong Kong, Beijing, Bangkok, New Delhi, Jakarta, Singapore and Colombo; and in Los Angeles, New York and London, as a performer, recording musician and music educator. Sam is also a teacher at The Australian Institute of Music.
ALAN GOODMAN – Piano & Keys
Alan has toured with major Australian artists Alex Lloyd, Jenny Morris, Christine Anu, Trackydax and Groove Terminator, performing at ‘the big day out’ and ‘homebake’. He has also played solo jazz piano at 5 star hotels in Dubai and Europe. Alan is a Professional University Trained Pianist.
ANTHONY CIANCI – Drums
Anthony is an experienced player and recording musician who has performed with members of Santana. Anthony has also performed with Santana’s long associated percussionist Karl Perazza and vocalist Tony Lindsay whose voice appears on nine-time Grammy award winning album Supernatural. Anthony is also an experienced drum tech who tours continuously with the worlds finest musicians. Credits include Vinnie Colaiuta, Cindy Blackman, Steve Smith, Thomas Pridgen, Marco Minnemann, Michael Barker, Virgil Donati and many more.
As well as touring, Anthony’s studio expertise extends into areas of production, tuition, scoring for multiple instruments and sound design for short films. He has attained formal music qualifications at Certificate, Diploma, and Advanced Diploma level from The Sydney Institute in Chippendale. Equipped with a practical degree of versatility and experience means he is right at home in every environment. From the smallest, subtle, comfortable restaurant to the largest, rocking, reinforced venue, party or out door festival, Anthony always delivers a superb performance. As an employer, I know the event is in safe hands.