Solo & More

Bands by Design offers a variety of 'Solo & More' acts in a range of styles. 

These accomplished artists can perform solo, or as a duo, trio or full band, according to what will suit your event and budget. 

Clo Chaperon

JAZZ AND NEO SOUL SONGSTRESS | 2-5 Piece

Elegant and sophisticated jazz vocalist performs as a duo, trio or more.

Sam Allen

SOUL, FUNK, POP, RnB, TOP 40 | 1-5 Piece

Stunning vocals, exquisite guitar, unique arrangements of all your fave tunes - Sam is the ideal act for any event, large or small, background or featured artist, toe tapping or party!

Mal Lakatani

R&B, SOUL, FUNK, REGGAE, ROCK, POP, TOP 40 | 1-5 Piece

One of NZ's finest musicians, Mal brings the party! The perfect solo, duo, trio (& more!) act to get your guests up and dancing.

Becks & Michael

POP, DANCE, PARTY DUO | 2-6 Piece

Refined or Rockin' - the pairing of Rebecca Wright and Michael Murphy will create the perfect setting for your event from cocktail to dance party.

Chris Melville

SUPERB JAZZ SINGER | 1-4 Piece

A class act with the smoothest vocal tone in New Zealand, Chris Melville will dazzle your guests with an undeniable charisma.

Gerry RDK

DYNAMIC SOLO ARTIST | 1-6 Piece

Fantastic vocalist with a versatile 400+ song repertoire and stage presence to boot, Gerry RDK will be a hit at your next party!

Lee Gray

ROCK, POP, DANCE & TOP 40 | 1-5 Piece

Versatile front man, pristine vocals, one man band and more - Lee is the perfect fit for any occasion, large or small.

Iri Aumatangi

CONSUMMATE ENTERTAINER | 2-6 Piece

Electrifying performer and front man, the super talented Iri Aumatangi adds a touch of class and soul to any function.

Ed Jackson

POWERHOUSE VOCALIST | 1-4 Piece

Whether it's a versatile solo vocal and guitarist or a pumping rock band you're after, Ed Jackson offers one of the most impressive and flexible acts on Bands By Design.

Kenji Holdaway

ELECTRIFYING GUITAR | Solo & More

Talented young guitarist Kenji performs superb jazz guitar as  a soloist and in a range of his own groups.

Dixon Nacey

SUBLIME JAZZ GUITAR | Solo

Performing solo guitar music in a variety of styles, virtuoso jazz-man Dixon Nacey will warm up any event with his sophisticated and masterful touch.