Acoustic Duo in Newcastle, NSW
- Travels up to 50 km
- From $250 to $2,000
Available on Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Birds of a Feather are a Newcastle based Acoustic duo that combine improvised, jazzy guitar solos with playful vocals to suit. Hannah and Mike turn heads by fusing a jazz/blues feel to popular songs as well as their favourite jazz standards.
Specialising in Wedding & functions, with their diverse repertoire, they choose the most suitable music for your event;
... soft, folky pieces at the arrival of guests... romantic jazz for the canapes... well-known elegant classics to get those feet tapping... energetic tunes to hold the crowd on the dance floor... they have all the angles covered for your next event.
What you can expect when working with Birds of a Feather for your wedding music:
Incredible music. This duo was born to perform together! Hannah has the most dreamy voice while Mike is an outstanding guitar player, and together they sound incredible. Your guests will love their sound - they provide a fresh take on well-loved songs.
Extensive song list. From Kim Carnes’ ‘Bette Davis Eyes’ and Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Dreams’ to ‘Get Lucky’ by Daft Punk, Birds of a Feather have a wide selection of songs - including both recent hits to classic tunes - for you to choose from.
Versatile genres. Whether you’d prefer jazz, pop, folk or even blues at your wedding, Birds of a Feather can accommodate your request - you need only ask. This duo is versatile, and can play a range of genres to suit your needs. You might like them to play soulful sounds at your ceremony and then increase the tempo at your reception to get your guests on the dance floor - it’s entirely up to you!
Experienced musicians. Hannah and Mike are confident, experienced performers, with this pair having studied at the Australian Institute of Music and performed at numerous events, weddings, festivals and pubs over the years.
We strongly recommend that all communication with Birds of a Feather be kept within CrowdPleaser's secure quoting and booking platform. We can only guarantee deposits paid through the CrowdPleaser website. You should also make sure their quote includes their cancellation and payment terms.
On average we need 45 minutes to set up and do a sound check before we begin live music. You are not charged for this process. For instance, if you booked us for 5 hours (I.e.6pm to 11pm) we would arrive 5-5.15pm to set up.
If you would like specific lighting, that would come at the expense of the client. However, we do supply basic lighting.
Birds of a Feather are based in the CBD of Newcastle, NSW. We have had wedding gigs in Byron Bay, the Mid North coast and the Hunter Region. Any event within 45 minutes of Newcastle CBD does not have an associated travel fee. However, beyond that, costs are added to cover travel time and fuel costs. Please get in contact to discuss specifics of travel quotes.
Example song list:
Banana Pancakes – Jack Johnson
Cherry Wine – Hozier
Darn that Dream – Jimmy Van Heusen
Fever – Peggy Lee
Fred Astaire – San Cisco
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Girl from Ipanema
Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder
I Just Wanna Make Love to you – Etta James
I Won’t Give Up – Jason Mraz
It’s too Late – Carol King
Jewels & Gold – Angus & Julia Stone
Kiss Me – Sixpence None the Richer
La Vie En Rose – Edith Piaf
Lay Down – Son Little
Lullaby of Birdland – George Shearing
Mad About You – Son Little
Mango Tree – Angus & Julia Stone
Moondance – Van Morrison
Old Man – Neil Young
Paper Moon – Harold Arlen
Put your Records on – Corinne Bailey Rae
Rich Girl – Hall and Oates
Seaside – The Kooks
Someone to Watch Over Me – George Gershwin
Spooky – Dusty Springfield
Summertime – George Gershwin
Talk is Cheap – Chet Faker
Three Little Birds – Bob Marley
Valerie – Amy Winehouse (The Zutons)
Warwick Avenue – Duffy
What a man – Linda Lyndell
*Happy to take requests if we do not already know the song/s you have in mind
We offer Wedding Packages ranging from $500 - $2000. Get in touch with us below to discuss which package suits your special day:
Full Wedding package
Events are charged as follows:
Private and Cooporate events:
2 hr - $300 (one 10 min break)
3 hr - $400 (two 15 min breaks)
4 hr - $600 (three 15 min breaks)
Both musicians are insured with public liability. Please request documents if needed.