Meet the band

Five O'Clock Shadow are...

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Lead guitar and vocals


The founding member of the band,he started Five O'Clock Shadow around 2007 and is the groups lead guitarist, bandleader and shares lead vocals with Gavin and Simon.

Capable of intricate acoustic guitar through to searing electric solos ,Eugene has won awards in both New Zealand and Australia for his guitar playing!

He handles the bookings and meets all the bride and grooms and clients to plan an awesome music schedule  and does most of the MC work on the night.

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keyboards, lead vocals

Gav brings amazing keyboard / piano skills and another great voice to the band along with some new modern songs and some classics too. From the cruisy sounds of Ed Sheeran,Elton John, Jack Johnson and more in the early stages of a wedding or function through to amazing solos where his hands become a blur he is a real asset to any band.




DJ, backing vocals,sound


As well as being an experienced DJ,Jo sings backup vocals and provides extra sounds and rhythmns. In control of the technical side of things she runs the mixing board,backing beats, computers,lighting and effects thus leaving the lads free to rock out! She has also been known to safley pilot the Shadow van home after many a late gig!

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Contact us now to make a band booking...


Contact: Eugene O'Reilly

Cell: 0272 47 47 44