Stompin, hollerin and pickin the blues in that good old, down home way here comes Coojee Timms to your local barn.
An award winning song-writer and performer in his own right he has also worked as a much-in-demand sideman for numerous local, and touring interstate and overseas acts. Hes been a music maker for 30 years!
Over the years Coojee Timms has played countless festivals and gigs, performed and written music for TV and Films, and recorded many CDs. His original songs and performances have appeared on Rage and have won an award or two (BASEQ song of the year and played drums on an Aria Award winning soundtrack), and has supported international and national touring acts such as:- B.B. King, John Butler Trio, Kasey Chambers, INXS, Billy Thorpe, The Beach Boys, The Pogues and many more
Currently sitting in the drummers throne for multi-award winning blues artist Mojo Webb, as well as just about every other roots based country, blues and rockabilly act in SE Queensland, Coojee is now mounting his drive as one-man-band-country-beat-farmer; finger-stylin, flat-pickin and strumming his old guitar and hollering and whooping up a storm at a local dance near you!
Mojo Webb, Lil Fi & The Delta Rhythm Kings, The Convertibles, Buzz & the Blues Band, Dirt Music Club, The Five Hanks, Howling Moondoggies, Disgraceland, Josh Bambridge/J B Lewis, Brandi & the Badcats, The Lonestar Valley Boys, West Texas Crude, Tell Heaven, Blind Dog Donnie & The Reverend, Barb Fordham, Paul McDonald, etc
International and Interstate bands worked for (as hired gun)
Deke Dickerson (USA), Big Sandy (USA), Kristina Olsen (USA), Fiona Boyes (Aust), Hat Fitz (Aust), Tex Perkins (Aust), J.W. Jones (Canada), Steve Arvey (USA), The Planet Rockers (USA), 8 Ball Aitken (Aust), Pete Cornelius (Aust), Kata Hay (USA), Sweet Felicia & the Honeytones (VIC) Pat Capprocio (NSW), Chris Mawer Band (NSW)etc
International and Interstate supports
John Butler Trio, B.B. King, Casey Chambers, INXS, Billy Thorpe, The Beach Boys, The Pogues, Johnnie Johnson, New Order, The Angels, The Reels, Jimmy & the Boys etc
Woodford Folk Festival, East Coast Blues & Roots Festival, Livid Festival, Womadelaide, Wangaratta Jazz festival, Brisbane Blues Festival, Sydney Jazz & Blues Festival, Thredbo Blues Festival, Wintersun Nostalgia Festival, Imbil Bluegrass Festival, Bridgetown Blues Festival, Goulburn Blues Festival, Broadbeach Blues Festival, Woodstock Festival (Australia dont get too excited), Source to Mouth Folk Festival - Grafton, Sunshine Coast Blues Festival, Ipswich Blues Festival, etc
Yes...I'll play anywhere...
Of course I like it...I wouldn't do it otherwise...
Old time country, blues and early jazz primarily, but love be bop and oldalso...none of which you will hear in my music.
Entry level Martin Dreadnought with mic attached on a dentistry contraption. Kick drum and hi hat.
I couldn't eat another bite...!