Ramon Oza
Paul Brady
Marnie Hunter
Antony 'Maddog' Maddock
Caz Woodcock
Gary Allen
Susan colien-Reid
Dean Murray
Aden McKay
Tony Hillyard
Joseph Amstad
Peter Baillie
Hinemoana Baker
Danilo Blazer
Ged Bird
Karen Clarke
Captain Dazzle
Stu Dunn
Hal Eaton
Nigel Parry
Bos O'Sullivan
Tyree Robertson
Tracey Haskell
Al Witham
Craig Talbot
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April 2006 - Aden McKay




I am  originally from Nelson. I spent most of my child hood growing up There  until mid February last year when I decided to move to  Paekakariki. I am now studying music at Whitireia Polytech and loving every  day of it.
Description of music Dirty Blues with Flavours from all my  Favourites
Also some clean 'pretty' guitar  instrumental stuff

Who/What have been your main musical influences ?

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Roy  Buchanan, BB King, Buddy Guy, Freddie King, Steve Earle,  AC/DC,  My Mother and Father, My mums partners CD collection  and being part of the Kapiti Live Music  Club
Your greatest musical moment? Playing in The open mic concert at the  Wellington Folk Festival
Your musical dream?

Meet my idols  and jam with them
Play the Wellington  Opera House

Travel overseas with my  music

Your best recent listen? Roy Buchanan- any of his Best of albums
Steve James-Two Track Mind:  Great acoustic Blues
Kenny Wayne Shepperd-  Ledbetter Heights: Modern version of Stevie Ray  Vaughan
Your thoughts about the Kapiti Live Music Club? Fantastic. Its a great way to make new  friends, meet new people meet musicians, great place to start performing in  front of people, Great place to hear a whole lot of different styles of  music. Also Tuesday night at the Jolly Miller is  awesome.
Contact Details.
78 Wellington Rd.