Sahara

Sahara

 Melbourne, Victoria, AUS
BandPopSinger/Songwriter

Irish Australian award winning singer/songwriter team Trish and Dave Long. Their songs are contemporary and eclectic with a jazzy feel and celtic roots.

Biography

Irish Australian award winning singer/songwriter team Trish and Dave Long who met in their hometown Dublin before migrating to Australia where they have toured extensively performing to sell out audiences. Before leaving Ireland, Dave and Trish had performed in many of Dublin’s renowned music venues. The first song they co-wrote ‘Vision of Glory’ received airplay on RTE radio which led on to a live performance of another original song ‘Running Out’ on the RTE ‘Davis at Large’ TV show. This landed Trish & Dave in an episode of the TV mini series ‘Inside’ acting as a couple of musicians!

Their contemporary, eclectic songs brought swift success after arrival to Australia with a support to the Little River Band followed by a memorable win on ‘New Faces’. The release of Sahara’s debut CD ‘Vision’ brought Sahara global attention after their song ‘Make My Day’ shot to No.1 on the SoundClick first internet music charts. Staying at No.1 for four consecutive weeks resulted in Sahara being interviewed on the ABC TV evening news Australia wide withTrish and Dave being dubbed ‘Cyber Stars!.Sahara composed an original soundtrack for an episode of the ABC Australian Story documentary series which received the United Nations Media Peace Award.

Sahara has spent years on tour performing in theatres, art centres, festivals, hotels and clubs around Australia as well as major private functions. Sahara has also performed ‘live to air’ on the ABC radio network, commercial and community radio stations, as well as appearing on several TV shows.

For more info please visit the official Sahara website

http://www.saharamusic.com.au/

http://www.imdb.me/trishlong http://www.imdb.me/davelongsahara

Discography

Sahara 'Vision' CD
Sahara 'Live @ The Malthouse' CD
Sahara 'There is this place I go' CD
Sahara 'A New Beginning' CD

All CDs available from iTunes,Amazon and many more outlets.
For more details please visit www.saharamusic.com.au