The Glen Mead band's music is a fusion of rock ,roots and country.
Its fun and exciting, and it projects in every live performance.
Glens' vocals have been described as amazing and expansive, likened to Don Henley and Bryan Adams.
His frantic rhythmic guitar playing and drumming is a fresh approach to live performance, incorporating classic rock feels along with underlying dance drum beats.
The songwriting is mature and well crafted, thought provoking and encaptulates the four seasons of peoples souls
Winner of the 2012 Triple M National singer/band competition.
The multi instrumentalist , singer songwriter, has performed private parties for Cold Chisel through to drum solos with James Morrison at Sydneys' Opera House. An extensive 27 year musical career has had him backing international artists around the world and at home with home grown talent. He has sung at private dinners for the prime minister and taught percussion clinics in Kakadu for the local school children. Glen has worked extensively with an African Church choir , sung privately to Samoan Chiefs and jammed with Sharmans in remote parts of Indonesia.Glen has been involved with the educational facilities Melbourne Colledge of the Arts, JMC music academy in Sydney, Randwick TaFE Music Dept. He has taught and performed at various high schools, public schools and Tafe institutions across the country.
Glen studied in Melbourne at the DFSM and majored in tuned percussion,Grade 7 AMUS. He has been involved in orchestral playing, bigband drumming, jazz bands, funk bnds , country bands, rockbands, and choral outfits. Studying with Graham Morgan, Laurie Watkins, Alan Cumberland(London Symph.)
Travel and exploring is essential for Glen and a big part of his music creating process.
Winner Best Country EP
Akademia Music awards
'Glen Mead's voice has that 'just so' quality required to make credible country music - but 'Man Alive' is also remarkable for its expert songcraft and flawless instrumentation; a chart-vaulting effort.'
Glen has worked along side
members of the Cruel Sea
Boom Crash Opera
Scott Carn (kids in the kitchen)
the Screaming Jets
Spy V Spy
the Village People
members of Midnight oil
to name a few......