Melbourne’s Bluetone Assembly sources the best old school rhythm and blues, soul, blues and swingin’ jazz from past to present, adding their own soulful twist to this grooviest mix of roots tunes.
Unique and unforgettable; an exciting musical performance that’s the talk of the town!
On stage the Bluetone Assembly seeks to connect with the audience through honest performance, individual and band improvisation and meaningful song interpretation. The aim is to entertain and involve an audience, but at heart it is about sharing stories in word and music and moving an audience spiritually and (hopefully) physically!
Ashleigh Watson is a powerful and versatile vocalist, who was born to entertain. Tearing up the stage with soul sister supergroup Sweethearts and appearing at the Poretta Soul Festival and Montreaux Jazz Festival at only 14 years of age! Ashleigh’s influences range from the swinging jazz of the 1920’s right through to the funky 70’s – taking major inspiration from the ‘doo-wop’ of the 1950’s. A lover of Motown and Soul music, Ashleigh seeks to reignite the energy and passion of music through her performance.