DRIVETIME – Function coverband

 

Playing your favourite classic party tunes, the DRIVETIME function coverband is perfect for weddings and corporate events. Fronted by Tony Boyd and comprised of top Sunshine Coast musicians you will not be able to resist hitting the dance floor.

Duo and trio options are available, and with Suzie Keenan you have the amazing Sunset Bliss 5 piece! DriveTime/Sunset Bliss is also available as a 6 and 7 piece for larger events!

 

Tony Boyd – Lead vocals & acoustic guitar
Tony’s voice is the heart of DriveTime! His amazing vocal range and power breathe life and emotion into songs, engaging the crowd and ensuring every show leaves an outstanding impression!
Tony Boyd is a professionally trained singer with many years of corporate, wedding, and events experience fronting bands including the original Melbourne based DriveTime, and playing acoustic solo, acoustic duos & trios at venues including 4 years residency at Crown Casino Melbourne in the acts Shaken Not Stirred and Flick, and various shows for 3 years running at the Australian Open Tennis.Specialising in classic pop & rock covers, Tony is now based full time on the Sunshine Coast, managing and preforming in various line ups including Tony Boyd solo, DriveTime, Sunset Bliss, and Radioactive.
Harry GusmanLead guitar & vocals
Harry lives and breathes guitar! Rock, Country, Reggae, Funk, Jazz… he’s got it all down. His guitar skills and lush tone lift the DriveTime sound into the stratosphere!
Having lived in Sydney since 1998, Harry has worked as a guitar teacher and played with bands such as Colin Fox, Caribbean Fever, Caribbean Soul, Seven Year Itch, and Groovology. In addition to being a fulltime guitar and bass teacher at his own private guitar school Harry’s Guitar Studio, he is also an arranger and a session guitarist.Harry holds a Bachelor of Music (Hons) in teaching and performance, and career highlights include, three consecutive years awarded the Best Guitarist in Java Indonesia, live TV performances, South-East Asia, Australia & New Zealand concert tours, and his time in the USA, studying at the Berklee College of Music.
Dean Genge – Bass & vocals
Dean is the ultimate bass master! His groove is always tight and in the pocket giving DriveTime a vibe that people can’t help but hit the dance floor!
Dean Genge is an experienced and skilled session bass player. He started playing from the age of 10 in the school band where he also learnt the double bass and Tuba. Dean has also taught himself the Guitar and piano. Dean has had the opportunity to play with many different artist’s and groups and travel the world playing music. He has performed with James Morrison in the creative generation big Band, Toured North America 3 times, Played in Sri Lanka, as well as numerous venues around QLD and NSW. He enjoys playing with lots of different musicians and is elated to see the gift of music over the other musicians he works with. His favourite style to play and listen to is Funk!
Rob Penman – Drums & vocals
In the engine room we have the turbo charged, supercharged, nitro V8 of drummers! Rob is the ultimate time keeper and backbone of the DriveTime sound!
Rob began his drumming career in the rock driven ‘90s, performing locally around the pubs and clubs of Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Rob was an integral part of local lads Pharaohs Playground who credits included national touring, 4 studio albums, single on triples J’s 3 hours of power compilation “THIRTEEN”, music videos on RAGE and major support slots with THE DIVINYLS, 30 ODD FOOT OF GRUNT and THE CHOIRBOYS. Rob has also enjoyed playing with multiple corporate cover bands over the years. Currently, Rob drives part of the rhythm section with Brisbane band GOOD WILL REMEDY and the highly versatile Sunshine Coast function cover band – DRIVETIME.
Suzie Keenan – Vocals (Sunset Bliss lineups)
Once you hear her, you will have to pick your jaw up off the ground as Suzie’s silky voice is absolute perfection, and one of Queensland’s best! She captivates and brings alive DriveTime’s big sister, Sunset Bliss!
Suzie performs solo regularly with Tony in various Sunset Bliss lineups, from duo and trio, through to the 5 piece supported by the DriveTime crew! Suzie is a much sought after vocalist with an outstanding reputation on the Sunshine Coast for any format.
Professional cover band for functions, weddings and corporate events
Audio & video

DriveTime - Uptown Funk cover

Biography and song list
Poster