Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys are a multi award winning outfit from Perth in Western Australia and have recently won the BluesNews - Best album of the year (Germany) and the 2014 Fringeworld Best Musical performance.
The band’s repertoire is rooted in the Jazz and Rhythm & Blues music of the 40’s and 50’s, and modern soul artists including Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Ray Charles, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra, Louis Prima, Wilson, Chuck Berry and The Blues Brothers. They also include a large library of Adam Hall originals and unique arrangements.
2012 WAMI award Jazz finalist
2013 Bluesnews Poll 2013 Winner BEST ALBUM (national - German)
2013 Bluesnews Poll 2013 5th overall (international)
2014 WA Winner of Fringe World music award
2014 2nd Runner up of the Fringe World music award
"One doesn't realise the magical potential of jazz until they've heard the dynamic sound that is Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys" West Australian Newspaper