Colin “illy” Hill is one of Phuket’s most versatile and professional musicians offering a wide variety of musical styles from acoustic, soft dinner music, to full on hard rock and everything in between in many different formats* from solo, duo, 3 – 6 piece event band in both acoustic and electric formats using the best international and local musicians for those requiring a more mature musical experience than the usual available in Phuket.
Performing a mixture of blues/jazz, classic rock, easy listening, country rock, M.O.R. and even dinner music/background styles, Colin is one of the ONLY legal and professional “western musicians” working in Phuket.
Colin also performs with lead vocalist / multi instrumentalist Luisa Scarpa offering a unique blend of soulful music crossed with a more aggressive rock style that is a combination that has to be heard to be believed, and which proves very popular with audiences in every situation. The added aural beauty of three part vocal harmonies is the icing on the cake!
The stand alone “Colin illy Hill Band” and / or “The Colin illy Hill Band featuring Luisa Scarpa is not a regular ‘cover band’ in that they do not just copy a song like a karaoke band but perform unique versions of popular classic songs and some forgotten musical gems.
For those wanting a more full on “party only’ band Colin also performs with Gig’s Rockit! featuring Gig Warunee one of Phuket’s best female vocalists and a finalist in Thailand’s Got Talent Show in 2015.
Colin can perform in a format to suit any budget. Price will be determined by the line up choices listed here:
* DETAILED MUSICAL LINE UPS INCLUDE:
1: SOLO ACT: Colin Hill solo. acoustic and/or electric guitar, and Vocals [backing tracks can be used if required in this format]
2: DUO ACT: Colin Hill + 1 member on Bass guitar OR percussion OR violin OR Sax [backing tracks can be used in this format]
3: TRIO ACT [S]:
a: Colin Hill + Bass Player + Drummer/percussionist in LIVE electric rock/blues format OR an acoustic Unplugged format [Default line up]
b:Colin Hill + Luisa Scarpa + bass player in a LIVE acoustic unplugged format. 3 part vocal harmonies. perfect for low volume events or background/dinner music situations
4: FOUR PIECE ACT:
a: Colin Hill + bass player + drummer/percussionist + another instrumentalist
b: Colin Hill w Luisa Scarpa + bass player + drummer [Default Line up]
5: FIVE PIECE AND ABOVE ACT:
As above for 4 piece line up with additional musician: eg: Sax or Violin or Keyboard.
IMPORTANT STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW:
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL LINE UPS PERFORM A MAXIMUM OF 3 X 45 MIN SETS OR EQUIVALENT OVER A 4 HOUR MAXIMUM EVENT TIME.
PRICES WILL DEPEND UPON:
TYPE OF LINE UP REQUIRED, LOCATION, SEASONAL FLUCTUATIONS, TRAVEL & SET UP TIME, AND EQUIPMENT SUPPLY ∗ [by the band OR by the Venue]
♦ Colin Hill can supply /organize high quality sound equipment for most venues except larger events.
♦ Colin Hill is legally able to work in Thailand. He has a valid work permit and Thai Co.,Ltd. Company. If invoices/receipts are required by the venue, prices quoted will be NET amounts. Any VAT or withholding taxes MUST be ADDED on top of the NET amount.
ph: Thailand: 0897773063 Australia: +61419642611