With Tina on double bass/vocals and Warwick on guitar/vocals, and with a passionate desire to make raw beautiful music that grooves and delights, OUT of ABINGDON have built a unique sound that draws from influences including Stevie Ray Vaughan, Grant Green, Bjork & Nina Simone. Their understated elegance draws the listener in.
OUT of ABINGDON have toured to the UK and Europe playing shows in London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Paris and Berlin and have played over 600 gigs together in the last 6 years, at festivals including the Edinburgh Fringe, Brisbane International Jazz, Noosa Jazz and the Gold Coast Folk, Gulgong Folk & Neurum Creek Music Festivals to clubs, bars, cafes, private and corporate functions in Brisbane and East Coast Australia.
They have independently recorded & released three albums.
‘Small Steps off the beaten track tour’ saw them meandering through NSW, ACT & QLD in Australia in January 2015. In the meantime Warwick and Tina's passionate performances will be connecting with audiences wherever they play.
This great jazz duo also perform as part of a trio, quartet, 6 piece right up to the big band feel of a 9 piece with horn section.
Out of Abingdon are available to create that perfect ambience for your event.
A selection of Out of Abingdon's Repertoire includes Jazz Standards & Blues Tunes such as...A Sunday Kind of Love, Change It, Don't Explain, Angel Eyes, That Old Feeling; Summertime, Comin' Home Baby, Secret Love, Do I Move You, Cheek to Cheek, Take Five, Feeling Good,Corcovado, Fever, Am I Wrong, I Believe to my Soul, Comes Love, My Baby Just Cares for Me, All Blues, The Nearness of You & tunes by artists such as... Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan, Antonios Carlos Jobim, Herbie Hancock, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, Kenny Burrell, Grant Green, Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Ray Charles, Etta James, Burt Bacharach, Vince Jones, Aretha Franklin, Keb Mo, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Stevie Wonder, Bill Withers ...
Contemporary & Popular music from around the world including...Who Will Comfort Me- Melody Gardot Glory Box- Portishead Lady Day & John Coltrane- Gil Scott Heron Temptation- Tom Waits Birthday- Bjork(the Sugarcubes) Old Fashioned Morphine- Jolie Holland Dance Me- Leonard Cohen Rafiki- Zap Mama Mercy- Duffy.