Brooks & Magee

The Balladeer And The Sailor

 

BROOKS & MAGEE - The Balladeer & The Sailor

Brooks & Magee have established themselves as a must see country music duo. Featuring the crystal clear vocals of multi award winning vocalist Denise Brooks and the well seasoned timbre voiced Bob Magee, this duo is breathing new life into all genres of Country Music. Both have enjoyed success as individual artists both here in Australia and overseas.

Denise and Bob have a great feel for the stories they interpret through their music and are delivered in a style that is unique and appeals to a wide ranging audience. From up tempo contemporary style songs and ballads to the more traditional style of country music Brooks & Magee sing it all.

To date they have released 4 CD's, enjoying Chart success both in Australia and Europe from singles lifted off the albums including:


#2 European Country Music Association – Saddle Boy

#1 UK Country Music Charts – Saddle Boy

#1 Irish Country Music Charts – The Calling (Home)

#1 UK Country Music Charts – One Of Kidman's Men

#1 Polish Country Music Charts – One Of Kidman's Men

#7 New York Independent Charts – A Scene From Long Ago

#17 Christmas Top 100 2009 – Away In A Manger


Brooks & Magee have recently returned from 8 weeks in the USA, performing in Nashville and New Mexico as well as commencing their 5th CD at Sonset Beach Studios in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The CD contains a wide variety of songs, ranging from Traditional to Contemporary Country and is eagerly being awaited by DJ's across the World.

Brooks & Magee have wowed audiences throughout Queensland and NSW over the last 5 years. The have played at many Festivals and Events including the Spirit Of The Bush Festival at Boondooma, Widgee Bush Ballad Festival, Blue Water Country Festival Port Stephens, Drovers Camp Reunion Camooweal, Nanango Festival, Jandowie Festival, Australian Stockmans’ Hall Of Fame, Longreach Show and Milmerran Camp Oven Festival to name a few.

Their continued popularity, extensive repertoire and dedication to their craft has been rewarded, in 2009 with being given the much sought after residency at the Discovery Holiday Park - Longreach during the Australian winter tourist season from Mid March – October. This is one of the largest and most popular parks in Australia with over 125,000 guests throughout the season being able to appreciate in excess of 175 shows.

They are also Tamworth regulars, appearing in not only there own shows but as guests on the Bangtail Bush Poetry Shows, ABBA Showcases and Sam Smythe’s Bush Poets Breakfasts.

Brooks & Magee were awarded Nitesky International Promotions 2010 Group/Duo of the year in December.