Carleen & The Boys are a Whangarei based group which have been playing together at festivals for many years. They have been regular performers at both the Bay of Islands Country Rock Festival & The Hokianga Festival.
The band is made up of Carleen Still (Lead Vocalist), Peter Still (Rhythm Guitar), Matt Shepherd (Lead Guitar), Ben Michelsen (Drums) & Malcolm Edwards (Bass). Together they bring a dynamic and upbeat package.
You may have seen Carleen performing at numerous venues, both in the North & South Island. She has recorded 4 solo cd’s - which will be for sale during the festival and as a band they are working on their debut album – so watch this space.
During their day jobs, Carleen is a Qualified Beauty Therapist with her own Beauty Salon, Peter is an Automation Engineer with Fonterra, Matt is the Manager of the Rock Shop in Whangarei, Ben has his own Computing Business and Malcolm owns his own business as a Beer System Serviceman.
Playing everything from Traditional Country to Modern Country Rock, this band has something for everyone. Catch them over the weekend – you won’t be disappointed.