Marcus Corowa: playing at The Bourbon, Sydney
The soulful sounds of Marcus Corowa are set to fill a number of venues across Australia, as this award winning Indigenous singer/songwriter prepares to showcase his music to new audiences.
Promising a night of original material and classic covers, Corowa combines elements of blues, jazz and funk to create a soulful, soothing sound that is distinctly his own.
Over the last few years, Marcus has turned heads with his catchy melodies, heartfelt lyrics and silky smooth singing voice, drawing inspiration from his Aboriginal and South Sea Islander roots. Awarded the 2012 Deadly Award for Most Promising New Talent in Music, he has also been a finalist in the 2010 QMUSIC Song Awards Finalist Indigenous Category; 2011 APRA Professional Development Awards Finalist Indigenous Category; and received a Highly Commended in the 2010 QMUSIC Song Awards Highly Commended Indigenous & Gospel categories
A gifted composer, Marcus contributed to the musical score for musical The New Black, which was showcased as part of the 2012 Arts Centre Melbourne Carnegie 18 program.
Adding to his already impressive achievements, Marcus has also notched up experience supporting the likes of seasoned professionals such as Marcia Hines, Christine Anu, Jessica Mauboy, Mark Seymour, Casey Donovan, Whitehouse, The Medics and James Reyne.
This is your chance to hear one of Australia’s most promising musical talents. Don’t miss this special night with Marcus Corowa.