The Young Sequoias is a two piece band who performs a lively mix of roots and blues.
At 16 singer-songwriter Will Kallinderis picked up the harmonica followed by the guitar after hearing the music of Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, John Mayall and Bob Dylan. By the late 90s Will was a regular in the local blues and folk scene in Edmonton Alberta. He now resides in Adelaide performing in local venues and festivals around SA.
Matt Colyer is a drummer, percussionist whose versatility has seen him in many different bands from jazz, blues, funk to folk, rock and latin. By his teens Matt had become interested in drummers of 60s & 70s bands: John Densmore, John Bonham, Mitch Mitchell…followed by various Jazz drummers.
The duo love building on a boogie vamp, putting their own spin on the blues!