The Fast Track to Jetty Road!
The rapid success of Australian music sensation Jetty Road is truly remarkable. Debuting in 2005, Jetty Road made an immediate impact within the music industry. The rate at which the band has conquered notable milestones has not gone unnoticed. Ray Hadley (2GB Sydney) describing their progress as a “meteoric rise.”
Swept up in the whirlwind following the release of their first single ‘Run to You’, Jetty Road’s fresh talent has been embraced by audience’s nation wide. Appreciated for their melodic music and pertinent lyrics, Jetty Road oozes enthusiasm, passion and confidence.
Striking twin sisters, Lee and Paula Bowman are fast becoming renowned for their rich, soulful harmonies. Perfectly complimented by the outstanding talents of multi-instrumentalists Julian Sammut and Simon Ross, Jetty Road are truly an awesome musical outfit.
Living in Melbourne, though originally raised in country Victoria, Jetty Road’s music is a tapestry of country and pop, with a hint of folk. Imagine ‘The Corrs’ and ‘Faith Hill’ with a unique Australian edge. With such an appealing mix, the Australian Country Music scene quickly embraced Jetty Road. Deborah Minter (Capital News) declaring, “They are as good as anything that has come out of the US.”
Word spread quickly about their spirited live performances, accelerating their exposure and recognition at Music Festivals both nationally and internationally. Sought out by James Blundell for tour support throughout 2006, Jetty Road have performed alongside other artists such as Shannon Noll.
Following the release of their debut album ‘Full Circle’, Jetty Road received extensive Australian radio airplay. Due to overwhelming demand, the production and release of video film clips of popular songs ‘Run to You’ and ‘Heart and Soul’ were also broadcast nationally. The band has performed live on Television for Channel 7’s Sunrise and Good Morning Australia with Bert Newton.
Adding to this momentum, Jetty Road’s music has featured in a radio showcase in Canada in 2006. ‘Run to You’ secured #1 position on compilation albums released in 2006 by both ABC and Shock Records.
In recognition of their exceptional performance and song-writing ability, Jetty Road was thrilled to receive its second consecutive TIARA award nomination in 2007 at the Tamworth festival for ‘Best Country Act.’ They went onto receive further nominations for ‘Best New Talent’ and ‘Best Country Act’ at the Whittlesea Country Music Awards.
“Dirt Roads, City Lights” is the highly anticipated second album. Released in January 2007, Jetty Road have produced an exceptional album with global appeal. While exploring diverse musical influences, the band manages to retain a seamless quality that depicts the essence of Jetty Road.
Embark on the truly amazing journey of Jetty Road.