BARRIE & JAN MCASKILL

BARRIE & JAN MCASKILL

They read their audiences and can offer from Rock & Roll to Modern Pop, Jazz to Rhythm & Blues, Country to Boogie.

Adelaide, SA, Australia

In 1987 their duo was formed in Sydney, where they cut their teeth in the local venues of the day. They have been touring since late 1989. Their tour has encompassed

  • Sydney
  • Adelaide
  • Alice Springs
  • Tennant Creek
  • Katherine
  • Darwin
  • Mt. Isa
  • Cairns
  • Townsville
  • Magnetic Island
  • Bowen
  • Airlie Beach
  • Hayman Island
  • Brampton Island
  • South Molle Island
  • Hamilton Island
  • Daydream Island
  • Long Island
  • Mackay
  • Gold Coast
  • Tamworth
  • Mid North Coast
  • Hunter Region
  • Melbourne

Barrie and Jan are now based in Adelaide - Barrie's home town.

Obviously they have developed into a very tight and sought after act playing many diverse venues from Front Bar Pubs, Outback Gold and Coal mines, Nightclubs and five star venues such as Darwin Casino and the Whitsunday Island Resorts. They can handle any situation, anywhere, with their excellent music and superb showmanship abilities.

They read their audiences and can offer from Rock & Roll to Modern Pop, Jazz to Rhythm & Blues, Country to Boogie. They are always well presented and dress to suit the occasion.

With the stories and music Barrie and Jan present, audiences become aware of and experience the flavour and spirit of the Australian Music Industry.

They are a world-class duo, not to be missed, who can entertain people from eighteen to eighty years old… And have done so countless times.

    • Ain't Misbehavin - Fats Waller
    • All Of Me - Ella Fitzgerald
    • Amazing Grace - Traditional
    • American Pie - Don Mclean
    • Angels' Gear - Barrie McAskill
    • Baby Did A Bad ,Bad, Thing - Chris Isaak
    • Bad To The Bone - George Thoroughgood 
    • Basin Street Blues - Ella Fitzgerald
    • Bill Bailey/Bye Bye Blackbird - Medley
    • Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin
    • Bring It On Home - Sam Cooke
    • Candle In The Wind - Elton John/Bernie Taupin
    • Come Back Again - Daddy Cool
    • Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
    • Copperhead Road - Steve Earle
    • Cotton Fields - Traditiional
    • Crazy Mamma - J.J.Cale
    • Crush On You - Frank Sinatra
    • Dance With Me - Barrie McAskill
    • Dancin' In The Street - Diana Ross
    • Danny's All Star Joint - Rickie Lee Jones
    • Delta Dawn - Tanya Tucker /Helen Reddy
    • Desperado - The Eagles
    • Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
    • Dreams - Stevie Nicks/Fleetwood Mac
    • Easy Like Sunday Morning - The Commodores
    • Farmer's Daughter - Jan McAskill
    • From A Distance - Bette Midler
    • Funny Valentine - Ella Fitzgerald
    • Georgia - Hoagey Carmichael
    • Give Me One Reason - Tracey Chapman
    • Gloria - Van Morrison
    • God Bless The Child - Billie Holiday
    • Hard To Be Humble - Mac Davis
    • Heart Of Gold - Neil Young
    • Heatwave - Martha & The Vandellas
    • Hey Joe - Jimi Hendrix
    • Hoochie Coochie Man - Willie Dixon
    • Hotel California - The Eagles
    • I Can't Dance To That - Chris Rea
    • I Shot The Sheriff - Eric Clapton/Bob Marley
    • Imagine - John Lennon
    • I'm Outta Here - Shania Twain
    • Kansas City - Jimmy Reed
    • King Bee - Muddy Waters
    • Knocking On Heaven's Door - Bob Dylan
    • Layla - Eric Clapton
    • Leave Your Hat On - Joe Cocker
    • Let The Good Times Roll - Sam Cooke
    • Love Is All Around - The Troggs/Wet Wet Wet
    • Lovin' You - Minnie Ripperton
    • Let's Dance - Chris Rea
    • Love Me Tender - Elvis Presley
    • Makin' Whoopee - Rickie Lee Jones
    • May You Never - John Martin
    • Mercedes Benz - Janis Joplin
    • Millionaire Of Time - Barrie McAskill
    • Minnie The Moocher - Cab Calloway
    • Mojo - John Lee Hooker
    • Moondance - Van Morrison
    • Mr. Bojangles - Sammy Davis Jr
    • Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
    • Nights In White Satin - Moody Blues
    • Nothin' But The Blues - Ella Fitzgerald
    • Nutbush - Tina Turner

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