Meet the Band
Natalie started performing on stage as a dancer at the young age of 5 years old and has been working as a professional singer for 20 years.
Natalie is a charismatic, dynamic and engaging performer. She has travelled throughout Australia working with some of Melbourne's finest musicians throughout her singing career. She is also the singer/songwriter of JamesLand (country music).
In the field of professional event management and marketing, Natalie has over 15 years of experience. She is organised, personable, efficient and passionate about live events, ensuring the process from beginning to end is smooth-running.
Lindsay is a seasoned vocalist with years of experience in Melbourne’s pub, club & corporate music scene. Well known as Melbourne’s covers scene problem solver, Lindsay has fronted many of the city’s top acts.
His experience includes:
– Frontman & songwriter for Melbourne original rock act Burn City Saints.
– Former Australian Idol finalist.
– Cast member of the Athenaeum Theatre’s revue show “Total Eclipse – The Songs of Jim Steinman”.
Lead Guitar & Vocals
Darren is a seasoned professional lead guitarist & vocalist who has toured all over the country with high end acts as a session musician for the past 30 years.
Lead Guitar & Vocals
Brendan is a dynamic lead guitarist and singer.
With 25 years of professional experience under his belt, Brendan has played with many of Australia’s top performers including; Jimmy Barnes, Diesel, Jon Stevens, Shannon Noll, Guy Sebastian and Jimi Hocking.
Brendan engages with the audience and always puts on a fun and entertaining show.
Bass Guitar & Vocals
Torren has been playing bass guitar professionally since the age of 15. He has worked with musicians such as Dale Ryder (Boom Crash Opera) David Ryan Harris, and performed at multiple festivals from the Byron Bay Blues Festival, Broad Beach Blues Festival and many more.
Torren has a roots, blues and jazz background and has played on 2 successful albums with Jesse Valach, which topped the Australian blues and roots charts with hit single 'Baby It Won’t Be Long'.
Torren loves to perform and interact with the crowd giving them the freedom of expression along with some solid baselines and dance moves.
Bass Guitar & Vocals
Brett has been playing bass guitar professionally for 23 years.
Brett is the singer/songwriter in Burn City Saints & JamesLand, and he plays 'The Demon/Gene Simmons' in KISS THISS The Ultimate Kiss Tribute Show.
Brett is a dynamic performer specialising in the genre of rock & country music.
Drums & Vocals
Jon has established himself as a competent and professional musician. He is capable of stepping into any musical situation and providing exactly what people require from a professional drummer.
He has worked with many different bands/artists across a range of music genres, and performed with fine Australian artists including Shannon Noll.
Escape is a professional, dynamic and versatile party band that offers a variety of live shows stacked with energy, style, personality, fun audience interaction and the hottest live music. The band is based in Melbourne, performing throughout Australia, and can tailor a fantastic live show to suit your event theme and requirements.
In order to provide you with the finest quality sound and stage lighting as well as a visually pleasing scene set-up, Escape only uses high-end, quality and professional audio and lighting equipment and ensures that each event is set with the right mix of sound, ambience, and energy.
Escape offers live entertainment packages for all indoor & outdoor public & private events - Weddings, Parties, Corporate Functions, House Parties, Festivals, Bars, Pubs, Cafes and Bistros.
DJ / Background music between live sets all inclusive.
Upbeat Pop, Rock, Retro, Disco & Dance Hits from the 70s to today!
Escape will tailor an entertainment package to fit your theme and requirements.
Planning for your Event
If you decide Escape is the right live act for your wedding, you can lock in your date by paying a 15% deposit. Natalie will be on hand to help plan your music requirements, runsheet and any questions you may have.
In the lead up to your event, you are very welcome to contact Escape if you have any questions. A few weeks before your event, Natalie will contact you to go over the final details so you can be sure nothing will get missed and everything discussed will happen as planned at your event.
Day of your Event
Escape will arrive fully equipped with high quality professional sound production, lighting & equipment. Band will perform live sets according to client's requirements. PLUS cover your whole evening of DJ/background music in-between live sets:
Choose your desired Escape Act (s)
Live sets to suit your requirements
Excellent repertoire of the best modern and classic dance floor fillers, to suit the moment, occasion and the atmosphere
Professional PA, equipment, stage lighting & effects
Pre-mixed high quality MP3 DJ/background music in-between live sets
High quality certified equipment
1-2 sound & lighting engineer(s) present from load in to load out
Dedicated booking manager on hand throughout the booking and planning process and during the course of your event