Cover Band available for hire, based in New South Wales
Stellar musicians Peter Morgan and Gary Honor bring you a fusion of smooth jazz, soul, funk and RnB. You'll be swept away by Peter's velvet voice and Gary's phenomenal saxophone. Their Soul Obsession will be yours. Soul Obsession are a Sydney Jazz band playing all the favourite Jazz Music.
Peter Morgan - Vocals and Guitar
Peter’s unique soulful style is the reason he is always in high demand for any occasion. Peter’s talents have been recognized by international artists and he also toured with international stars Randy Crawford, Renee Geyer and bass virtuoso Jeff Berlin. He has also performed as the opening solo artist for The Supremes, The Pointer Sisters and recorded with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa.
Peter is at ease performing at weddings, intimate cocktail parties as well as high energy festival and sporting events. Peter performed the theme song “This is the Moment” live at the opening and closing ceremonies of the world televised Commonwealth Games in New Zealand. Peter has hosted his own television special and has also been a regular guest on NZ commercial television. Peter has now made his home in Australia and has performed at the Manly International Jazz Festival, the Sydney Entertainment Centre, many times at The Basement and many 5 star hotels in Sydney and around the world.
Gary Honor - Saxophone
Gary's smooth and sophisticated style and high energy personality immediately connects him to audiences of all ages. After obtaining his degree in Jazz at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Gary spent 4 years as a soloist with the Royal Australian Navy. Since leaving the navy, Gary has performed with many of Australia's well known artists including; The Enormous Horns, Jeff Duff and The Prophets, "Oh Boy" The Buddy Holly Story, Frank Bennett and the Sydney All Stars. Gary's incredible talent has seen him tour with the Allniters on UB40's Pacific tour and record with the legendary Australian rock band Powderfinger. Gary has released his debut solo CD 'Atmospheric' and in 2005 was awarded 5th place in the Australian Songwriting Competition for the track 'Heaven Sent' which is featured on the CD.
While Gary is working in England, Peter is joined by Grant Mecalfe, Mathew Ottignon, Rick Robertson or Kim Lawson on saxaphone.
You can also see Peter and Gary in their 10 piece soul and funk band Bump City performing regularly around Sydney.