The Whitlams are Good. But they're not the Gadflys.
- Greg Fleet 1998
The Gadflys are:
Mick Moriarty- Guitar and vocals.
Phil Moriarty- Vocals, Tin Whistle, Guitar, Clarinet, Harmonica.
Peter Kelly- Trumpet, percussion.
Peter Velzen- Drums, Percussion.
Kathryn Brownhill- Violin.
Kyrie Mishkin- Trombone.
Cathy Tabrette- Cello.
Brendan Smyly- Tennor sax.
Pat Hayes- Backing vocals.
Simon Horn- Double Bass.
Jon Nix- Double Bass, vocals, electric bass, banjo, piano, piano accordian.
Bernie Hayes- Finger pickin' guitar.
Kathryn Wemyss- Trumpet.
Sarah Peet- Cello.
Gemma Clare- Cello.
Basically they are legends!
ALBUMS THUS FAR...
Self Titled EP
Take Your Medicine LP
Don't Get Me Wrong EP
Guru EP Dimitri's Bungalo. (1996)
Out of the bag (1998)
*can't remember the name.. (hey I'm millions of kms away from my cd colection!) (2000)
They are all available. unless like myself you have a crap cd shop near by! Except in my case I am in another country.
The Gadflys are a band originally from Canberra Australia. They have being playing at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival since 1996. Their big break came in mid 1998 when they were asked to be the band for the hugely popular ABC-TV program.