2014 Chain Award finalists (Best Band or Duo, Best Album, Best New Act), BluesCorp is a rock’n blues-funk band from Australia’s Gold Coast performing and recording a mix of powerful original material and a solid list of classics.
BluesCorp music draws on the influences of such greats as Eric Clapton, BB King, Robben Ford, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Elvis, Little Richard, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells … just to name a few.
The band was formed in 2010 by Guitarist/Singer/Songwriter Andrew Clark, collaborating the talents of some of the region’s most experienced and accomplished musicians, offering a wide audience appeal across all demographics.
In addition to being shortlisted for 3 Australian Blues Music (Chain) Awards, in 2014, BluesCorp’s album entitled “Don’t Wanna Be Famous was nominated for “Best Self-Produced CD in the 2014 International Blues Foundation Awards held in Memphis Tennessee.
The band’s most recent album, entitled “It Is What It Is” is due for release in May 2015.
BluesCorp performs at numerous local festivals including Blues On Broadbeach, Ipswich Festival and Mitchell Creek Blues Fest, as well as appearing regularly at clubs, hotels and private functions around South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales.
BluesCorp’s live repertoire, like it?s recorded material, is a treasure trove of traditional blues and dance tunes infused with a bit of funk here and there, some jazz and a solid spattering of the bands own infectious original tunes.