Glenn Whitehall

As a singer/songwriter Glenn is a disciple of Southern US soulful rock/r’n’b, founding and fronting Sydney band Dog The Duke since 2014.  A quiet mainstay of the music scene, he has appeared on national TV (The Voice 2012/13, panellist on All Together Now 2018), on stage with Adele for her 2017 Sydney stadium shows, performed as part of profile tribute shows across Australia (CCE Entertainment “Great Gig in the Sky”, “1978” & “Australian Pub Rock” shows, Twilight at Taronga “The Eagles” tribute 2013), played supports for national and international artists including Jose Feliciano, Boyz II Men, Eugene Hideaway Bridges, Russell Morris, Richard Clapton, Ray Beadle & Marshall Okell, and plays hundreds of gigs and sessions each year in Sydney and around Southern NSW. 

Based in the Illawarra NSW, Glenn has circulated through the professional music scene in Sydney and the South Coast in various guises over the last 15 years- as frontman and writer for soul/rock band Dog The Duke, singer/guitarist/bandleader for The Getups and in a number of working bands and recording projects, and since 2012 as a voice teacher at Sydney’s Australian Institute of Music.

He had the priviledge of being part of Team Keith Urban on season 1 of “The Voice Australia” in 2012 and went on to tour as the solo support act for r’n’b legends Boyz II Men on their Australian tour in the same year, returning to The Voice in season 2, 2013, as part of the backing vocal team. More recently he has featured as part of NYE celebrations at Taronga Zoo (annually 2013-2016), profile tribute shows to classic rock acts including Pink Floyd, The Eagles & Fleetwood Mac, shared the stage with Adele for her stadium 2017 performances in Sydney, and featured as a panellist on Channel 7’s “All Together Now” in 2018.

Smitten by popular and indie rock music as a teen his influences have widened to include old rhythm and blues/soul, funk and classic songwriters. Playing over 150 gigs a year, he brings an easygoing, upbeat vibe to set, covering a huge range of styles and songs.

Please enquire via the contact form below or email to glenn@valleybeatmusic.com

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