Bobby Alu

Bobby Alu’s third-ever gig was the 2011 Byron Bay Blues and Roots Festival alongside the likes of Bob Dylan and BB King. Joined by his hot band, including Paulie B on guitar (The Beautiful Girls, George), Grant Gerathy on drums (John Butler Trio) and Stewart Barry on bass, Bobby Alu gained instant notoriety with a QLD Music Award, an AWME showcase (Australasian World Music Expo), an International Songwriting Comp award, major national festival performances and support slots with music heavyweights Blue King Brown, The Beautiful Girls and Katchafire. The musical alter ego of accomplished musician Charles Wall, Bobby Alu also plays drums for Xavier Rudd and collaborates with the likes of Nicky Bomba, OKA and Kooii.