A proprietary blend of light infused positive and uplifting music for couples seeking oodles of Byron’s special creative flair and originality at their wedding. Smooth. Soulful. Bluesy. Magnificent.
Raku O’Gaia (Oh-Guy-Ah) comes via Jamaica and England to life in Australia.
A towering 6 foot 5 inches tall, he is a fluent raconteur spreading feel-good vibes in the exquisitely tailored and soulful performances that are his trademark.
Beginning his career in the depths of London’s Underground Subways, he honed his skills in the world of pubs, clubs, festivals and bars across Europe, England and Australia. O’Gaia has become a one-of-a-kind singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, and a classic tunesmith with several diverse and uplifting releases to his name.
Expect tasteful groove-laden rhythms on guitar, didgeridoo, mouth-harp, slide guitar and assorted percussion. Get prepared for the rising emotions inspired by heart-melting ballads and for the tapping of feet as you do your thing to a wonderful mosaic of light infused soul, folk, jazz and blues. A truly unique and well loved Byron based musician O’Gaia promises to deliver the most moving and inspiring songs played back to back…anywhere.
Impressively he drew capacity crowds at each of his 5 Woodford performances, was a triumph at Bluesfest and has held the stage with Archie Roach, John Butler, Xavier Rudd, Pete Murray and other iconic Australian artists having recently opened for Ash Grunwald, The Commitments and Dragon.