Bio

“One moment the wave-like, arpeggiated piano melodies are the stuff of dreams. The next moment the rhythm section gate-crashes the reverie so violently that what's being played seems not just a different piece, but a different idiom.” 

- John Shand, Sydney Morning Herald ★★★★

Montreux Jazz Award nominees Brekky Boy are a powerhouse electronic jazz trio hailing from Sydney, Australia. Drawing on artists such as Tigran Hamasyan, GoGo Penguin, BADBADNOTGOOD & Robert Glasper, the instrumental outfit has carved out an invigorating original sound that incorporates elements of jazz, electronic, rock & soundtrack. 

2022 saw the trio sell out shows at both Melbourne International Jazz Festival and Perth International Jazz Festival as well as touring internationally featuring at Montreux Jazz Festival CH, Jazzahead DE, Tallinn Music Week EE and more.

Other performance highlights include BIGSOUND, Sofar Sounds International Feature Artist, Wellington Jazz Festival NZ, Woodford Folk Festival, Queenscliff Music Festival, Mullum Music Festival, Wide Open Space Festival & venues in Japan/South-East Asia. 

“Few greater joys exist than hearing something that surprises the hell out of you – like music did when you were 16. Brekky Boy does that.” - John Shand, Sydney Morning Herald

 

"With celebrity fans and a unique sound, this band doesn’t need labels." - Nick Galvin, Sydney Morning Herald

 

"A sublime Sydney jazz trio that remind me of Minneapolis’ The Bad Plus." - Dan Condon, Double J

 

 "An invigorating original sound combining classic jazz with emotional contemporary flare." - Sofar Sounds International