Out of the Blue Receives ‘Honourable Mention‘:
Song of the Year 2011 Awards have nominated ‘Out of the Blue’ with an ‘Honourable Mention’. Accordingly, this placement shows that “Out of the Blue received extremely high scores and was found to be competitive with the winning songs. Only the top writers receive this placement.” We’re thrilled to see our compositions of modern australian jazz receiving notable mention in this international competition.
2011 Live Band FINALISTS:
The Charlotte Jane Band have been selected as Finalists for the ‘Live Band’ Award by the Australian Bridal Industry Awards (ABIA), after also winning the award for Live Entertainment NSW as presented by the Australian Bridal Directory in 2010.
Upcoming Featured Gigs:
Embassy in the Park: 11 March 2012, Anzac Mall, Campsie. Charlotte Jane & Friends performing a soul/funk set. All day entertainment and family activities.
Jazz by the Beach: 18 March 2012, Dee Why Beach, 1-3pm. The Charlotte Jane Trio ft Craig Scott & JAZZ LAB ft Jason Bruer, Sean Mackenzie & Mitch Farmer.
Debut EP • Out of the Blue
1. Out of the Blue ( Charlotte Jane & Shami Marandawela)
2. Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael)
3. Agua De Beber (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
4. Jungle Boogie/Bustin Loose (Kool & the Gang/Chuck Brown)
“Whether it be Latin, the blues or smooth jazz standards, Charlotte Jane stamps her lyric with rare honesty, driven by sassy tenderness and a certain rhythmic swagger” – Frank Presley – Now’s the Time – 99.3 FM 2NSB