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Bob Hanley


Bob Hanley is one of Newcastle's most experienced, sought after and versatile performers.
Individually successful, he joined forces in early 1990 with Chris Hanley to form a duo, winning the prestigious Newcastle Star Professional Music Awards for the "Best Variety Duo" in September 1990.
He currently works as a solo artist and is a menber of 'Slim Jim and the City Slickers.' He does a little duo work as well in 'Rich and Famous'.
Bob has achieved outstanding success as a solo performer over the years, both nationally and overseas.

His first rock outfit was known as 'Bluegrass'. He also featured in other premier Newcastle bands such as 'Katch', 'Slippery When Wet' and the 'Bob Hanley Band'.

He has worked in Australia and overseas. He has been a support for bands such as 'L.R.B', 'Dragon' and 'Cold Chisel' and shared the bill with overseas artists such as 'Chris Rea' and 'Leo Sayer'.

His outstanding voice enables him to encompass a wide variety of musical styles and his dedication to musical perfection sees him spending many hours up-dating his repertoire, equipment and presentation.
Instrumentally, he plays rhythm and lead guitar with backing supplied by "state of the art" digital computers.
This sought after soloist works the Newcastle, Bay and Central Coast Club circuit and is an extremely popular choice for weddings and private functions. Quality at a reasonable price!
Bob Hanley is your best choice for a one man band, who is guaranteed to please any audience and provide you with a night to remember!



Rich & Famous


Slim Jim and the City Slickers

Slim Jim

Bob Hanley fronts 'Slim Jim & the City Slickers' on guitar with Chris Hanley on keyboards, both sharing vocals. Steve Hilda Completes the band on vocals and keyboards. He has performed with many bands as well as being involved in many recordings

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