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					THE BAND
KATIE WESTON            Front-Girl / Lead Vocals & Synths
BRAD HALL               Guitars & Vocals
BRETT GASKETT           Guitars & Vocals
JC COLLINS              Bass
RICHIE NEVILLE          Drums

DARIO SCHIAVONE         Live Sound Engineer & Tech Support


STELLAR are a dynamically hot and experienced 5 piece
coverband, specialising in fresh Top 40 tunes as well as
stylish rock classics from the past 30 years.
Fronted by Melbourne’s killer rock chick Katie Weston,
Stellar will leave you wanting to come back again and again!


THE STELLAR STORY
Who the hell were that band? Where did they come from? What’s they’re deal?
That Stellar…they’re so hot right now! For the love of God tell me!
Please, please, children…take a number; sit down before you fall down
and read on…

In the beginning… (about 4 years ago) God created heaven, earth and the need
for live entertainment at pubs and clubs in the form of a group of musicians
pulling off other people’s songs to a loving crowd. At the time, guitarist Brad,
bassist JC, drummer Benny were feeling this need and decided to go with it.
BRILLIANT! “But wait!” cried the boys, “Alas, we need an edge that other
bunches of boys who play other people’s music may lack…but what?”
Enter killer vocalist Katie. Yes. A chic. “Do it!” God said.
STELLAR professionally hit the Melbourne cover-band circuit in March 2005 and
have since made a name for themselves as the hottest, freshest new coverband
act to come out of the northern suburbs.
The appeal was simple… young, hot, energetic rock. Bring it on.

By early 2006, the STELLAR kids were playing at major venues like Ballarat’s
21Arms Nightclub and The Australian Open as well as holding long standing
residencies at Father Flannigans, Collingwood & Beaumaris Pavilion Hotel.

It was April 2006. Brett Gaskett was a freak. He could also play the guitar kind of
well, working as a session muso for many top recording artists. “Climb on board
Gaskett!” the Stellar kids gleefully exclaimed. And on they went on their merry
way, playing up to four nights a week anywhere from Pugg Mahone’s in Carlton
to the snow covered hills of Bright to the seaside gayety of Portland to their leafy-
green home land at the Eltham Hotel.

STELLAR soon began there long standing residency at Geelong’s acclaimed
night-pub The Bended Elbow on Saturday nights and are still there to this day.
And God said, “Those Geelong kids – they rock!”
In mid 2007, God told drummer Benny it was time to go and before you could
say, “Lets have an adventure!” along came assassin drummer Richie Neville to
step-up once again the STELLAR sound. God said “Katie, you shall now be a
destroyer on keyboard-synths!” and this was also done.
The final STELLAR line up was complete – a huge sounding 5 piece including
big synths and the crowds were loving it.

Since then, STELLAR have played long residencies at The Swan Hotel in
Richmond, 1422 Bar & Pool in Narre Warren, Flanagans @ QBH in Melbourne
while still rockin’ their huge fan bases at Father Flanagans in Collingwood and of
course their Saturday night home for the past 3 years at the Bended Elbow in
Geelong.

Spreading the good word of Pink, Foo Fighters, Michael Jackson, Veronicas, Bon
Jovi, Fall Out Boy, Rage Against The Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The
Killers and many more to the pub and club going children of the world. This was
gospel according to STELLAR. And God was pleased.
FULL SONG LIST


BAND / ARTIST T       SONG

RECENT 2008 UPDATES:

Faker This Heart Attack
Pink Leave Me Alone (I’m Lonely)
The Veronicas        Untouched
Fall Out Boy The Take Over, The Breaks Over
Rhianna       Umbrella
Linkin Park                            In The End
Ray Parker Jr                          Ghostbusters Theme
Lionel Richie All Night Long
John Farnham         You’re The Voice


CURRENT ROTATION – The songs we’re regularly rockin’ at gigs!
(in alphabetical order):

3 Doors Down         Kryptonite
AC/DC                                 Shook Me All Night Long
Avril Lavigne                         Girlfriend
B-52s                                 Love Shack
Blink 182                             All The Small Things
Bon Jovi                              Livin’ On A Prayer
Bryan Adams                           Summer of ’69
Choirboys                             Run To Paradise
Eskimo Joe                            Black Fingernails, Red Wine
Faith No More                         Easy
Fall Out Boy                          This Ain’t A Scene
Fall Out Boy                          Thanks For The Memories
Foo Fighters                          The Pretender
Fuel                                  Shimmer
Good Charlotte                        Dancefloor Anthem
Greenday                              Longview
Grinspoon                             Hard Act To Follow
Guns ‘n’ Roses                        Sweet Child Of Mine
Harvey Danger              Flagpole Sitta
Incubus                    Drive
INXS                       Never Tear Us Apart
Jet                        Are You Gonna Be My Girl?
Jimmy Eat World            The Middle
Justin Timberlake          Sinorita
Katrina & The Waves        Walking On Sunshine
Metallica                  Enter Sandman
Michael Jackson (medley)   Billie Jean
Michael Jackson            The Way You Make Me Feel
Michael Jackson            Thriller
Michael Jackson            Black Or White
Michael Jackson            Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough
Michael Jackson            Beat It
Mr. Big                    To Be With You
Nirvana                    Smells Like Teen Spirit
Oasis                      Wonderwall
Pink                       Who Knew
Presidents of the USA      Peaches
Queen                      Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen                      We Will Rock You
Queen                      We Are The Champions
Rage Against The Machine   Killing In The Name Of
Red Hot Chili Peppers      Under The Bridge
Reel Big Fish              Take On Me
Screaming Jets             Better
Silverchair                Straight Lines
Snow Patrol                Hands Open
Tenacious D                Tribute
Tenacious D                Wonderboy
Tenacious D                F**k Her Gently
The Ataris                 Boys Of Summer
The Darkness               I Believe In A Thing Called Love
The Killers                Mr. Brightside
The Killers                When You Were Young
The Living End             Prisoner Of Society
The Living End             Second Solution
The White Stripes          7 Nation Army
Van Halen                  Jump
Weatus                     Teenage Dirtbag
Wolfmother                 Woman
BACK CATALOGUE – Songs we’ve busted out in the past and bring back
                       from time to time!
(in alphabetical order):

Alanis Morrisette                  You Oughta Know
Alien Ant Farm                     Smooth Criminal
Ashlee Simpson                     La La
Avril Lavigne                      He Wasn’t
Avril Lavigne                      Happy Ending
Body Rockers                       I Like The Way You Move
Bon Jovi                           Have A Nice Day
Bon Jovi                           You Give Love A Bad Name
Bon Jovi                           It’s My Life
Cher                               Turn Back Time
Christina Aguilera                 Fighter
Foo Fighters                       All My Life
Foo Fighters                       DOA
Foo Fighters                       Best Of You
Guns ‘n’ Roses                     Paradise City
Franz Ferdinand                    Take Me Out
Good Charlotte                     The Anthem
Good Charlotte                     I Just Wanna Live
Greenday                           American Idiot
Greenday                           When I Come Around
Hoobastank                         Crawling In The Dark
Incubus                            Megalomaniac
Incubus                            Are You In?
Incubus                            The Warmth
Kelly Clarkson                     Since You’ve Been Gone
Kelly Clarkson                     Behind These Hazel Eyes
Killing Heidi                      I Am
Killing Heidi                      Weir
Live                               Dolphins Cry (acoustic)
Live                               I Alone
Maroon 5                           Makes Me Wonder
Maroon 5                           Harder To Breathe
Maroon 5                           She Will Be Loved
Maroon 5                           This Love
Nickleback                         Photograph
Nickleback                         How You Remind Me
No Doubt                           Hella Good
No Doubt                           Just A Girl
Noiseworks                         Take Me Back
Pearl Jam                          Better Man
Pink                               U and Ur Hand
Powderfinger                       On My Mind
Rage Against The Machine          Bulls On Parade
Red Hot Chili Peppers             Dani California
Red Hot Chili Peppers             Suck My Kiss
Robbie Williams & Kylie Minogue   Kids
Rogue Traders                     Way To Go
Rogue Traders                     Voodoo Child
Roxette                           The Look
Soft Cell                         Tainted Love
Stereophonics                     Dakota
Sneaky Sound System (medley)      U.F.O
Sneaky Sound System               I Love It
Sneaky Sound System               Pictures
The Killers                       Somebody Told Me
The Romantics                     What I Like About You
The Used                          I Caught Fire
The Veronicas                     Everything I’m Not
The Veronicas                     Forever
The Wrights                       Evie Part 1
Tonic                             If You Could Only See
U2                                Vertigo

				
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