Cousin Tony's Brand New Firebird
"And the award for most glorious new band goes to Cousin Tony's Brand New Firebird"
- Dave Le'aupepe, Gang of Youths
Cousin Tony’s Brand New Firebird are an indie rock band from inner city Melbourne. Cousin Tony's music is infectious, uplifting and original.
The band features Lachlan Rose, (singer/songwriter/ keyboard/guitars), Francesca Gonzales (singer/keyboards), Nick Reid (Drums), Matthew Hayes (Bass), and Peter Simonsen (guitar/percussion).
The quartet have released 2 EPs, Queen of Hearts and Melbourne Bitter, an album Electric Brown (2018), and have just released their second album, New Romancer.
The band have just returned from a UK tour in May; where they performed showcases at The Great Escape Festival, as well as their own headline gigs to packed rooms in London, Glasgow, Manchester and Dublin. In Australia the band recently completed their biggest headline tour to date – 11 shows across Australia with sold out shows. They have also played Australian festivals; including Happy Wanderer, NYE on the Hill and Beyond the Valley.
Cousin Tony’s Brand New Firebird will tour New Romancer across Australia during October and November.