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THE ICONICS are a Canberra-based show band and are perfect for your corporate event, wedding or festival… An adaptive 2 to 11- piece band that performs with great energy and produces a fun atmosphere with an extensive setlist of songs spanning seven decades - covering all styles, including pop, disco, soul, funk and rock. The band ensures audience engagement and that the dance floor is pumping, making your event one to remember.

THE ICONICS LINE-UP

 “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. 
“Electric” Ellen House - Lead and Backing Vocal Ellen has been in choirs, vocal ensembles, and stage musicals since a young age.  Ellen’s musical tastes lie with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Eagles, Toto, and Little River Band.
Kayla “Lil’ K” Capiendo - Lead and Backing Vocal Kayla hails all the way from Canada and has been singing ever since she was a kid. She grew up belting out 90’s power ballads, performing in musical theatre and was even in a kid pop cover band.
"Lady" Luella Adams - Lead and Backing Vocal, Luella sings, writes songs, and plays guitar and piano. Her most cherished instrument
is her voice. She loves singing soul, jazz, rock and roll, folk, and sweet harmonies.
Adrian “Bossman” Bishop - Musical Director, Lead and Backing Vocal, Bass, Guitar and Keyboards. A singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with 35 years experience. 
Rob “The Guv’nor of Groove” Crispe - Drums and Percussion Rob has been astride a drum throne driving the groove since childhood. Having been in a multitude of original and cover bands over the past 15 years, Rob has played venues and events up and down the East coast of Australia.
“Too Cool“ Charlie Barnes - Trumpet and Backing Vocal Charlie has been playing the trumpet for nearly 15 years.  Before joining THE ICONICS, Charlie played in a number of trumpet ensembles, big bands, jazz bands, the Canberra Youth Orchestra and was a member of the pit orchestra for the acclaimed show “The Music Man”
Joni “Fun” Boscarato - Saxophone and Backing Vocal Joni Boscarato is a Canberra-based jazz saxophonist and clarinettist with a classical background, doubling in jazz piano and jazz voice.
Alistair “T-Bone" Clarke - Trombone and Backing Vocal Alistair completes THE ICONICS horn section with his smooth yet funky trombone style. Alistair has performed in and around the Canberra region for many years as well as around the world as part
of the musical entertainment team on cruise ships.
“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 original and cover bands before heading overseas, and now that he’s back in Oz, Sean’s ability to program and pull almost any sound out of his keyboards adds a spectacular level of depth to THE ICONICS sound.

Crew: Jaimal “Ears” Eiseman - Audio Engineer and Lighting.  “Lucky” Phil Reardon and  Trish “Tickles” Boulaud.


“We hired The Iconics to play at our staff Christmas party, and boy, did they entertain! The entire team is extremely talented and know how to put on a great show. I would highly recommend these guys. We will be using them again for all of our corporate functions” - I.M. - CEO CSCC - Canberra, ACT 

“The Iconics are a very talented, but also fun band, who put on an amazing show beyond just the music. They incorporate costume, crowd participation and story telling all to great effect, and their vocalists have a huge range and beautiful tones. They have a vast catalogue of banger songs spanning 7 decades, and are sure to have no trouble getting the crowd excited at any gig” - D.W - Canberra, ACT.
“What an AMAZING night! We’ll be getting THE ICONICS back for all of our functions” D.R - Braidwood