Best Live Cover Bands in Melbourne in 2018

Find the best band for your next event!


Whether you’re planning a private event, a wedding or just looking for something to liven up your venue, you can’t go wrong with live music. With the power to set the tone and mood of an event, music is a key element in ensuring that you and your guests have an enjoyable, memorable experience.

However, choosing the right live band for you can be a difficult decision. Not to worry, because we’ve done all the work for you, selecting the best live cover bands in Melbourne and compiling them all right here! We’ve chosen artists of varying genres, styles and setups so that you can find exactly what you’re looking for. Want to make sure your next event is a big hit? Keep reading!

Him and I

This acoustic duo from Melbourne will create the perfect vibe for your next event. Performing covers and originals in their own, unique style, Him and I are sure to keep your guests dancing. With a setlist including Tame Impala, Arctic Monkeys and John Mayer, you won’t be disappointed. 

Check out Him and I’s cover of Beyonce’s Single Ladies here .


Trent Jansz

Melbourne musician Trent Jansz will bring your event to life with his pop, rock and jazz talents. Performing as a duo, this acoustic act is sure to create a memorable experience for you and your guests. Having packed out dance floors across the UK and Dubai, Trent’s experience in the music industry will bring something special to your event. Featuring the likes of Oasis, Queen and the Rolling Stones in his setlist, you’re guaranteed to have a great time!

Listen to Trent’s cover of The A Team by Ed Sheeran here.


The Bombastics

Whether you’re looking for jazz, rock, pop or disco, The Bombastics have got you covered. With over ten years of experience, this Melbourne band will prove a great addition to your wedding or event. With a flexible lineup and a set including Frank Sinatra, Smashing Pumpkins and Bruno Mars, The Bombastics will ensure that your guests are dancing all night long.

Check out The Bombastics in action here.


Aaron Schembri

Performing with a live band since the age of 15, Aaron Schembri will bring experience and talent to your event, setting the tone for a truly magical experience that your guests are sure to enjoy. Aaron’s voice alone creates an electrifying atmosphere, perfect for your private event. Having worked with a plethora of legendary Australian artists and featuring the likes of Bob Dylan, The Beatles and The Doors in his set, Aaron is a fantastic choice!

Hear Aaron’s cover of Wild Horses by The Rolling Stones here.


Nathan and Susie

This eclectic acoustic duo from Melbourne are the perfect live cover band for your next event, wedding or venue. Their laid back yet emotional style will leave you with goosebumps, creating a memorable experience your guests are sure to enjoy. Their setlist includes artists such as Fleetwood Mac, Crowded House and Amy Winehouse, ensuring there is something for everyone. Nathan and Susie are a rare combination of natural talent and professionalism, making them the perfect live cover band for any event.

Check out Nathan & Susie’s cover of Love Song by The Cure/Adele here.


There you go! These are the Top 5 best live acts in Melbourne that are sure to be a big hit at your next event, wedding or venue. Want to see all the others? Check out more great bands here