The Iconics


THE ICONICS are a Canberra-based eleven-piece show band and the brain-child of Nationally acclaimed singer/songwriter/Musical Director Adrian Bishop.

Featuring up to seven vocalists, with harmonies in every song, a tight rhythm section (no backing tracks here) and a swinging three-piece horn section, THE ICONICS are guaranteed to please all age groups, with a setlist of danceable songs spanning SEVEN decades! THE ICONICS are the perfect choice for any large stage, club or pub, wedding, gala event, or corporate function.


 “Uncle” Dave Burge - Lead and Backing Vocal, Guitar, Bass and Harmonica. Dave’s dynamic personality, powerful, expressive vocals and the ability to tell a great story ensures that the audience is always engaged and having just as much fun as the band.

Kyra “Special K” Lloyd - Lead and Backing Vocal. Kyra’s destiny is to SING! With such a rich, powerful and soulful voice, she is one of the most sought after singers in Canberra.

“Amazing” Alinta Barlow - Lead and Backing Vocal, Tambourine and Cowbell. Alinta has a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance and almost a decade of singing experience.

"Lady" Luella Adams - Lead and Backing Vocal, Tambourine. With over ten years experience performing solo, in duets, bands and choirs, Luella captures the essence of every song.

Adrian “Bossman” Bishop - Musical Director, Lead and Backing Vocal, Bass, Guitar and Keyboards. A singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with 35 years experience.  

“Magic-Man” Matt Adamo - Lead Guitar and Backing Vocals. Matt has a Bachelor of Music in music performance and has over ten years experience as a band leader, arranging music, and playing live.

“Sensational” Sean Fitzpatrick – Keyboards. Sean played in a number of Australian and international original and cover bands.

Mereki “Ms Fabulous” Leten – Saxophone. As a classically trained saxophonist, Mereki has had extensive experience playing in small ensembles, musical theatre and large orchestras.

 “Hot Shot” Scott Levers - Trumpet and Backing Vocals. Scott has over 20 years of experience including lead trumpet in 'Chicago' and 'Anything Goes' with the Canberra Philharmonic Society.

John “T-Bone" Gosling – Trombone. John is a brass musician and music teacher who has been performing in and around the Canberra region for many years.

James “The Prince Of Pound” Marshall - Drums and Percussion. James has over 30 year’s experience playing percussion and drums in everything from orchestras to rock bands.

Jaimal “Ears” Eiseman - Audio Engineer and Lighting. Jaimal’s background is electronics but his passion is making THE ICONICS sound amazing at every gig.