Performing: Sunday 1 Oct
The multi-award-winning husband and wife duo, O’SHEA are one of Australia’s
most exciting musical exports. Now based in Nashville, TN O’SHEA have graced some of the world’s most famed stages, from the Grand Ole Opry to the Sydney Opera House, since beginning their musical journey together.
Jay’s musical journey has seen her tour the globe as a backing singer for superstars such as INXS and Sir Tim Rice and for 10 years her songwriting skills
have kept her busy as a staff writer in London, LA and Nashville. Jay’s songs
have been cut in the USA, Japan and of course, Australia.
Mark’s career began as a 16 year old from Western Queensland, winning a talent quest at the Gympie Muster. Since then he’s racked up several #1s on the Australian Country Charts both as an artist and a writer and opened for everyone from Keith Urban and Trisha Yearwood to Hanson, John Farnham and
Although Mark and Jay may come from different musical backgrounds, with
Mark’s country rock roots providing an edgy contrast to Jay’s soulful, powerful
voice and songwriter’s ear, it is those differences that have made them such a
dynamic and powerful act.
They’ve already had an impressive run: there’s 7 Golden Guitars on their mantle
(Australian Country Music’s highest honor); they’ve topped the ARIA Country
charts, they’ve hosted the CMAA Awards, Nashville APRA Awards, and have
been adopted as the social media hosts for the Houston Livestock Show and
Rodeo in Texas, the world’s largest Rodeo!