Mark Gardner

Mark Gardner

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Mark (who is also known as "Sergeant Trouser")has a 4 piece band that plays progressive acoustic based rock music with a social and environmental message.

Biography

With progressive acoustic Australian sound and a band that is seasoned and grounded in classic rock of Midnight Oil and brass sounds of Chicago and Hunters and Collectors. This band has a unique voice up front and a unique stage performance and has renewed the definition of environmental and social messages through the music.
This act has played to audiences from 50-20,000 at many festivals including The Basin Music Festival 2006-2009. The Bendigo Rock and Blues Festival 2007,2008 and 2009, The Hawthorn Football Club Family day and Grand Final Celebration Day, Peaches and Cream Festival in Echuca with CROWSFEET,Many venues including "Don't Tell Tom" -Brunswick, The Noise Bar- Brunswick, The Corner Hotel- Richmond, The Shamrock Hotel- Bendigo, The Windermere Hotel- Bendigo, The UK in Bendigo, The Casablanca Tavern, The Barley Corn Hotel- Collingwood, The Igdaff BAr- Collingwood, The Birmingham Hotel, Hopscotch Cafe in Elsternwick.Many football functions and golf clubs too.

Discography

We Could Be Happy EP
Time Will Tell EP
Bam Bam Shazam LP

Under "Sergeant Trouser"

Set List

30-45 minute original song set list

The songs are:

Ebony Street
Forever Girl
Take Me Home
The Only One
Great Divide
Hearts on Fire
Angel
Time WiLL Tell
Trouser Party
Rain On My Parade
Whispers
We Could Be Happy
I'm Awake
Here We Go

Covers:

From 60's-2000's Van Morrison-INXS-Beatles-Tonic