Formed with a fiery passion for music, Auburn Daze is a 4-piece band based in Singapore. Drawing influence from the wide variety of music each member adopts, the band covers diverse genres ranging from Amy Winehouse’s melancholic ballads to the peppy tunes of Red Hot Chili Peppers.
The Apex Project
THE APEX PROJECT, the fresh faced award-winning a cappella group from Singapore is slowly but surely making waves in the Singapore music scene. Not only are they the first a cappella group in Singapore to successfully crowdfund their debut EP on Kickstarter, they are also in talks to tour Asia in 2017 with an immersive live-concert event that combines film, art and dance with a pop I jazz repertoire that will redefine a cappella .
Imelda has skillfully executed pop & jazz tunes while adding her own personal touch, branding it as her own. Apart from appearing in various musical groups, sing-ing competitions and commercial record-ings, Imelda has also become a popular choice for wedding, corporate functions, private parties and public shows.
meryl joan lee
Meryl is a multitalented young jazz singer who has the potential to become anything she wants to be and more. She has a rich experience with the local arts scene in singing, dancing, acting, modeling and hosting events. Her singing repertoire include jazz standards, easy listening, pop jazz, smooth jazz, shanghai jazz, oldies and pop.
Ruby joined the professional scene in 2008 singing English and Mandarin pop songs in cover bands. In 2010, Ruby, with her band – Singapore Char Siew Baos! – took part in a national TV talent show and reached the semi-finals. Her thick, soulful voice – has won the hearts of numerous fans – remains the core of her performances. Ruby has also picked up the guitar, keyboard and djembe, all on her own, to further help her express herself. Her latest project is her recently released EP “Circles”.
candy lur (yangqin)
Candy has been playing the yangqin (Chinese dulcimer) for more than 15 years. In every performance, Candy takes efforts to understand the background and preference of her audience and caters her rep-ertoire suitably, thus gaining praises from her clients who call her the “jukebox of gig music”.Candy has performed in many countries such as Thailand, China, Switzerland, Hong Kong and Taiwan. She is often invited to perform as a guest musician in traditional and contemporary orchestras
Donnie is a seasoned performer with more than a decade of singing experience. He has participated in numerous singing competitions which have proven his musical talent and passion, and recorded a theme song for Jack Neo’s ‘I Not Stupid’ movie. He has also recorded for various TV commercial jingles, and frequently invited to perform at corporate events and cafes.
One of the most versatile local singers, Phoebee has been invited to perform for various weddings and events with her wide repertoire which covers top 40s, evergreen, pop, rock, ballads in English, Chinese and Cantonese. She fronts her band Paraphrase which has performed on many stages, making Phoebee a household name in the live music scene in Singapore.
Skye started her professional performances in the English scene in Singapore at a number of hotel lounges, pubs and clubs. She is a familiar name in teh Canto scene and venues such as Devil’s Bar, Black Velvet, Beyond 97, Heaven & Earth and Paradigm. She also joined one os Singapore’s largest entertainment complex St James Power Stationand for over 5 years, she performed as a resident artist in the Mando club “Dragonfly”, wowing audiences with her Mandarin, Cantonese, English, Korean and Japanese repertoire.
Since teenage years, Vanessa interest has always been in art of dance and musical. Given the natural bubbly and selfmotivating personality, she has always enjoyed her work being also her interest and relentlessly improves herself. It has always been her pride to put in her utmost effort to have her best performance in every event that comes to her. Vanessa’s main specialization performance is Cantonese, Mandarin and English Songs.
Consisting of four core members, Paraphrase is an acoustic live band. They cover all the popular tunes spanning from the late 50s till today, in Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien and of course, English. They are not bound to a certain genre of music, jazz, hip hop, techno, or pop etc, preferring to explore and uncover alternative forms of expression for every tune.
Ywenna is a jazz pianist/vocalist/composer actively performed at various jazz venues and festivals in Asia with gutsy versatility in several genres of music and has shared stage with some of the well-known artists and musicians around the world,such as Australia’s Jamie Wilson ( Lee Hom’s current concert guitarist), Malaysian Idol winner Jaclyn Victor, and many more. Currently based in Singapore, she has released two instrumental albums and has toured and performed in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, China, Korea, Australia and South Africa.
MoJu stands for Daniel PurnoMO & JUlian Cheong. Enjoying music’s like listening to a good story telling with all the emotional factors. Julian’s soulful voice fused with Daniel’s playful guitar work creates a “feel good” music to the audience. There’s always some surprising twist in the way they present their music. Expect freshly unique renditions of some classic rock, reggae, country, top 40, evergreen, jazz, etc from them.
SLINGSHOT consists of charismatic front-man Marvin Soh (vocals, guitar), Melvyn Tan, (back- ing vocals, bass guitar) with that “Duff Mckagan” twang, Kevin Tan, (backing vocals, lead guitar), who ferociously spits out screeching guitar riffs, and Shawn Poh (drums), who keeps the band in good timing with his adrenalin rushed beats.
Squarebound consist of a group of passionate and young, yet talented musicians. Led by the vivacious and charming lead singer Germaine Elizabeth Ong, the group’s maxim is to deliver the best. From serenading a bride and grooms first dance, to pumping up a function or a party with a crowd rousing sing-along, Germaine and her band will fulfill all your live music needs. Available as a smooth and soothing acoustic group or as a lively full band, Germaine and her band is highly versatile and will tailor itself to fit whatever you need.
Resonance is a bunch of people brought together by a common love for singing. They sing just about anything — from contemporary pop to choral, alternative rock to swing, and even the occasional alternative rock to swing, and even the occasional techno tune, working towards their goal of bringing a greater awareness of a cappella music through their adventurous repertoire.