Covers Band for Events, Functions and Weddings
The Buskers are one of New Zealand’s top covers bands led by highly acclaimed musician Danny McCrum. Danny has worked with and supported many music greats including Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, John Mayer, Tommy Emmanuel, Jimmy Barnes, Bryan Ferry, Simple Minds, Lizzie Marvelly and many more. He has released three albums, performed all over the country and abroad and has earned a reputation for his professionalism and commitment to quality.
Each musician in the band has been handpicked by Danny and has extensive experience on stage and in the studio.
The Buskers sound is a mix of rock, funk, soul and pop and their set covers a wide range of music, including songs by Ben Harper, Kings of Leon, The Black Keys, Stevie Wonder, Daft Punk, CCR, The Commodores, The Beatles, The Kinks, Michael Jackson, The Police, Lenny Kravitz, Queen, The Rolling Stones, Wild Cherry, Pearl Jam, Dire Straits, The Killers, Supergroove, The Commitments, The Dandy Warhols, Aloe Blacc, Bob Marley and many more.
Playing the songs as if they are their own, the band delivers an energetic, unique and lively show full of groove and spontaneity. The Buskers will be sure to give a memorable performance at your wedding, party, function or corporate event.
The Buskers have the following line-ups available:
Trio (guitar/vocals, bass & drums)
Quartet (guitar/vocals, bass, drums & sax)
Quintet (guitar/vox, bass, drums, keys & sax)
Live At Lot 23 (2015)
On July 25th, 2015 The Buskers hosted and performed a show for Brothers In Arms (a fantastic charity that connects mentors with troubled youth) at Lot 23 in Auckland. The show was recorded and is now available in it's entirety. Right click and select download file here to receive all 23 tracks! The show featured the full five piece band, including Matt Bizzle on sax, Danny McCrum on guitars and vocals, Rob Franks on drums and BVs, Cam Roots on bass and Baggy on keys.
Tell The People (2014)
Right click and select download file here to receive The Buskers 7-track EP and booklet free! The new EP features songs by The Black Keys, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Train and U2. Hear the band in action, giving their fresh take to these classic songs.
You can also visit our Bandcamp and Soundcloud pages.
A short film about The Buskers