'The Amigos' played their last
gig on the 29th July 2006.....but out of the ashes a new outfit
has emerged and they are called, with a little touch of mexicana, 'GRINGOS'
THE AMIGOS were started as a duo in 1984 by Greg Douglas and Bruce Jeffrey and have gone through changes and additions to the line up to become a 'smokin' rock band.
are one of the most experienced, versatile and exciting Rock bands
working the Hunter region. They are a combination of excellent, highly
respected musicianship, enormous diversity in material , high energy
entertainment, thoroughly professional attitude, and most importantly,
With a play list of over 8 hours of
music, you'll never get sick of an AMIGOS
show. The guys are also now writing and performing their own material,
to excellent audience response, in preparation for recording a CD later
is not some woosy revival band.
LEE BROSSMANN : Bass guitar and vocals : This man has been everywhere, with everyone who was ever anyone. Lee was in Newcastle 70's bands 'Mata Hari' and 'Highway' and has toured Australia, the Pacific and the USA with acts like 'Jackson Browne', and top 70's recording bands 'Blackfeather' and 'Feather', while only a teenager. He has also performed on uncounted recording sessions with just about every top name, including 'Marcia Hines', 'Renee Geyer' and untold others. One of the most experienced musicians in Australia, and possessing a set of leather vocal chords, which allow him to belt out great cover versions of material from the 'Doors' to 'Choir Boys' and 'Offspring', as well as sweet harmonies.
MARK WALLACE : Drums. The powerhouse and the ROCK behind The Amigos driving beat, Mark is another of the legends of the Newcastle rock scene. His enthusiasm , high energy and dedication make him one of the most powerful drummers around. Mark has one of the best drum kits and drum sounds you are likely to hear, and his solid beat and versatility are an indispensible contribution to the The Amigos sound. Mark loves to rock, and he makes the audiences love to rock with him.
Lee Brossmann has since left and has been replaced by Kevin Wyatt.
KEVIN WYATT : Bass. Kevin is yet another legend of the local rock music scene, having played in bands from the 60's to the present day. Some of the bands you may remember are; 'The Marshall Brothers Band', 'Avalon', 'The Tributes', 'Lukes Harp', 'Peppermint Brood', 'Apollo' and 'The Orphans'.