x

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your ReverbNation experience.

Brian Baker

Rank #6 AU Melbourne, VIC, AU Singer Songwriter / Acoustic/Electric / Pop ...
Ribbon

50% of sales go to the charity Oxfam America.

Browse more artists »

Members

Learn More

About

Sounds Like: John Lennon, Leonard Cohen, Paul McCartney, XTC, Crowded House

Bio: Brian Baker is a singer/songwriter living in the Dandenong Ranges east of Melbourne, Australia. He sings and plays guitar, keyboards, bass and drums.

After moving to Australia from New Zealand in 1980, he performed with many Australian bands, securing a Sony recording deal with "The Ones" in 1... See Full Bio

More Info

Status

Twitter_icon_for_status: Just joined #musicforgood on @ReverbNation - now 1/2 of our song sales are donated to @OxfamAmerica http://t.co/1B0q14aaDx

Press

"It's not jazz. Play some <bleep> jazz already!", or words to that effect, came the voice from towards the back of the comfortably full room that was warmly applauding a few songs into the Saturday night set. Heckler or welcome interjection, it was but a part of lively atmosphere to be found whenever Eddie Rayner and Brian Baker played the Waiheke Jazz Festival. Aside from the one show on an outdoor stage, the performances felt more like watching a couple of talented friends playing in your living room, with a similar level of interaction at times. It was only when the crowd reacted to the better known Split Enz songs that one was forced to draw breath and appreciate the combined talent and experience of these two musicians, not to mention how well they work together. Notwithstanding their largely remote collaboration on Brian's 2009 album, Hard Light, and some more recent songs yet to be heard but for these live performances, along with some rehearsals in the days preceeding the festi
— JH, Web
All Press

Recent Blogs

Our Freedom update
Sep 23, 2014
So I've uploaded a new version of "Our Freedom". I've done some work on the lyri... [more]
Songs and songwriting
Aug 17, 2012
My passion is writing songs and performing those songs live and recorded. I love... [more]
All Blogs

Songs

Play All | Queue All | Share All

Videos

All Videos

Shows

All Shows

Comments

Add Comment
  • Hillbilly Dix (Artist) Hillbilly Dix
    Writing , and performances don't come much better than this ..Brian, you are one of my most fave artists, after hearing you for the first time at you tube, I fell in love :)...
  • sylkay (Artist) sylkay
    Great page great music awesome :-)
  • Doug Dickens (Artist) Doug Dickens
    Best wishes from the states Brian ... tonight is your showcase appearance ....
  • Doug Dickens (Artist) Doug Dickens
    I'm with Tracy here ... Bucket of Dreams is exceptional but i haven't heard one of these tunes that i didn't like ... can't wait to see what folks say this Saturday.... Doug
  • BOMB LANE BAND (Artist) BOMB LANE BAND
    Congrats Brian! Keep up your great work here! Regards from Russia!
  • the b.a.s.i.c. band (Artist) the b.a.s.i.c. band
    Love your Bucket Of Dreams!
All Comments

Questions

Ask Brian Baker anything...

200 characters remaining
Submit Question
 
Q: so how is it in the life of Brian?
A: Great to hear from you Peggy. All is well here, Katerina and I are just back from 3 weeks camping with our 2 boys, Miles and Charlie, now 8 and 5!!! Life goes on - still looking for that great song. If you're ever in the Dandenong Ranges please drop in. bb

Asked by Peggy van Zalm. Answered on Mon Jan 28 2013

Free Mobile App

Download the free Mobile App today.

Stats

  • Song Plays 1,498 +4

  • Video Plays 59

  • Total Fans 406 -1

  • ReverbNation Fans 121

  • Facebook Likes 67 -1

  • Twitter Followers 111

  • YouTube Subscribers 54

  • Mobile App Users 23

  • Widget Impressions 2,455 +1

Fans

All Fans

Favorite Artists

  • Dom McKay
    Dom McKay
    Singer Songwriter
    Melbourne, VIC, AU
  • BluesAngels
    BluesAngels
    Blues
    Springfield, NSW, AU
  • Alex Legg
    Alex Legg
    Alternative
    Mount Dandenong, VIC, AU
All Favorites