Justin Bernasconi performs highly original tunes, infused with exciting and tasteful guitar playing. Raised in the small Cambridgeshire village of Warboys – famed for witches – Bernasconi moved to Australia and formed The Stillsons in 2006. The Stillsons have released three critically acclaimed albums so far: Circus (2009) Earnest (2011); and Never Go Your Way (2013). Never Go Your Way was voted ‘Country Album of 2013’ in Rhythms Magazine.
In 2014, Bernasconi released his solo debut ‘Winter Pick’, which features his love of British and American folk guitar styles. Produced by Jeff Lang, the album is described by Australian Guitar Magazine as “a dexterous display of picking that does a stellar job of treading the fine line between guitar showboating and tasteful melodies”, and has gone onto garner highly acclaimed reviews across the globe.
“Informal, yet masterful… Rippling guitar work that emanates both warmth and style” – The Sydney Morning Herald
08:00 PM Clifton Hill VIC, Australia