30 June 2019 - Thrilling opportunity in San Francisco

Mandi was thrilled to be asked by Mick Berry, originator of the current touring stage show ‘Keith Moon The Real Me’ and accomplished drummer in his own right, to sing and perform alongside Ric Wilson (Huey Lewis & the News guitarist & backing vocals and also guitarist for Booker T. Jones, Mariah Carey, Eddie Money ) & others at Sweetwater in San Francisco (Marin) last weekend. What an honor and absolute blast it was to perform with these great musicians!!!  by Hal Tapley.

Mandi was thrilled to be asked by Mick Berry, originator of the current touring stage show ‘Keith Moon The Real Me’ and accomplished drummer in his own right, to sing and perform alongside Ric Wilson (Huey Lewis & the News guitarist & backing vocals and also guitarist for Booker T. Jones, Mariah Carey, Eddie Money ) & others at Sweetwater in San Francisco (Marin) last weekend. What an honor and absolute blast it was to perform with these great musicians!!! by Hal Tapley.

13 June 2019 - Debut Thursday night music at ‘The Old Vicarage, Restaurant & Bar

Trevinos: X-Files Duo Plays Final Night

Trevinos Bar & Restaurant, a long established and well loved Christchurch venue, closed its doors forever on March 23.  X-Files Duo has delighted audiences and dancers there regularly since 2011 and played every year on Cup Day where Trevinos is the party hot spot.  Owners Marty and Naomi Fuller asked X-Files Duo to play for Trevinos last night of trade.  The venue was flooded with patrons, sharing memories and sharing a last hurrah.

X-Files Duo Winding Up the Party

Owners Marty & Naomi Fuller with X-Files Duo (Mandi Miller & Mark Wilson)

Owners Marty & Naomi Fuller with X-Files Duo (Mandi Miller & Mark Wilson)

Music Tribute Video: Starman in the Stars (Ode To Bowie)

Press Release - Starman in the Stars (Ode to Bowie)

Christchurch musicians, Mandi Miller and Mark “Android” Wilson (of the 1980s Androidss punk rock band) have recently had their original song featured in an Italian film documentary, BowieNext (RAI 5 “channel 5”, June 2018).   Their pop/rock song, “Starman in the Stars (Ode to Bowie)” was recorded at Orange Studio in Christchurch.  Their video features a chorus of 26 of Mandi’s young Christchurch singing students.  The book, BowieNext, has just been published and released (Arcana publisher, December 2018) and this also features the musicians with large colour photos.   The duo wrote and recorded a tribute song to David Bowie which was submitted to film producer, Rita Rocca, in her worldwide search for memoirs from those who worked with Bowie and also those fans who created an artistic tribute.  Mandi and Mark’s musical tribute was selected out of many submissions worldwide.

Mandi performing Live at 'The Bitter End' New York

'A Dream Come True'

A DREAM COME TRUE !! JAMMIN in NYC with some of the "GREATS"! 
Mandi Miller (Vocals), Tommy Bowes (Backup Vocals), Kevin Bregande (Drums), George Panos (Bass), Richie Cannata (Sax), Benny Harrison (Keys), Jim Moran (Guitar). 
Richie Cannata (Billie Joel's Saxophonist), Tommy Bowes (Lead Singer in Tower Of Power & Blood Sweat & Tears ) & our very own Mandi Miller.