A band formed in Sydneys inner western suburb of Erskineville.
In 2006, by players from different bands who had come to
respect each other, both personally & professionally. 2006 saw the band write, record
& rehearse their show.
In early 2007 the band played their first
showcases in Sydney at The Basement & The Gaelic Theatre supporting Scotlands
The Sensational Alex Harvey Band where they received an excellent reception from both
audience & print media.
Since then they have played many of
Sydneys prominent venues, The Gladstone Hotel, The Hopetoun Hotel, The Lansdowne
Hotel, The Cat & Fiddle & The Peakhurst Inn each gig growing the bands support.
The members of Envy Green are seasoned
professionals with a wide range of experience playing in some of Australias finest
bands ie : Swanee, Matt Finish, The Robert Taylor Band Ex Dragon], Keith Lambs Airport Ex
Hush], The Moonlighters, The Dirty White Boys [Perth],& Double Shot Show Band [Syd].
As the previous band names suggest Envy
Green is a very tight & versatile band with a totally professional attitude.
Lead Vocals: Eddie Brown
Another of the great Scottish singers to relocate to Australia, a soaring vocal range with
tone, power & charisma to match. Eddie is equally comfortable with a ballad or big
Lead Guitar: Barry Gill
Barry is the musician in Envy Green. The colour & glue that binds the band & gives
it its unique sound. He is very well known in Perth & Melbourne doing sessions at
festivals, clubs & pubs with The Nacho Mamas Blues Band & The Dirty White Boys.
Guitar & Vocals: Geoff Cartwright
Originally a lead singer, added guitar to his repertoire leading to him touring &
recording with Swanee & Keith Lamb [ex Hush]. Geoff brings strong rhythm guitar,
vocals & vibe to the band.
Drums & Vocals: Neil Marr
Rock & Roll & Country Rock being Neils preferred playing styles, Envy Green
and Neil are a perfect fit. Originally from Canberra, played with a string of bands
including: The Sweaty Palms, Beats Workin, Swanee & Matt Finish.
Bass & Vocals: Colin Patterson
Have Fender Bass, Will Play is Cols motto. He loves making music &
always works Hard to make sure his show is in order. Bass & drums being the foundation
a band is built on, Colin is equally important in making the band sound the way it does.