On a wet Monday afternoon .. and the photoshoot must go on ... upper Cuba Street, an eclectic band and some Americana on wheels .. all the ingredients for a promotional shoot for some great entertainers.
The band is The Volunteers and they play in a number of the local bars and gig places. Band Members are Elan Mills (guitar, piano, vocals), Joe Simmonds (bass), Malcolm Taylor (drums, vocals), Marliesje Van den Assum (harmony's, piano), Maxine Macaulay(harmony's), Felicity Wait(harmony's).
Influences Family and friends, the Beach, , the blues, rock n roll and soul.
Here are some bands that people have said they sound like after seeing The Volunteers live: The B52's, Talking Heads, Leonard Cohan and Coldplay.