About

Dylan Storey is an Auckland based musician who has become known in New Zealand for his psychedelic blues/country/rock guitar style.

Currently playing as a guitarist for hire in several bands around Auckland and the north Island. Also scheming to start some more recording.

Latest projects include:

  • From October to December I am filling in for Brett Adams on the theater show Billy Elliot. For info on the show and to book tickets see their website – asbbillyelliot.co.nz The music for the show is amazing and was a huge challenge for me to......

  • Soundtrack music composition and production. Equipped with a modern recording studio Huntaway Sound produces custom music pieces for documentaries and other media. Combining electronic music production with live instruments and conventional songwriting, Huntaway Sound has carved out a niche in the soundtrack music landscape. A......

  • I was lucky enough to be able to jam with these gentlemen last Friday. A group of good friends, we were drawn together on this occasion by a mutual love of Pink Floyd. For quite a while we’d been talking about having a crack at......

  • Landslide is a Fleetwood Mac covers band, based in Auckland but gigging regularly all around New Zealand. I enjoy playing the part of Lindsay Buckingham, sing lead and backing vocals and interpreting Lindsay’s amazing guitar lines. Landslide is a very fun band to play in,......

  • I play acoustic guitar and sing backing and some lead vocals in this gypsy, caberet style band. Rain Dogs did a series of shows in 2015 interpreting the songs of Tom Waits. Rain dogs enjoyed a sold-out run of shows for the Auckland Fringe Festival,......

  • This week I’ve been working with legendary kiwi songwriter Reb Fountain on some of the finishing touches of her new album. The album was actually tracked about 5 years ago at York St studios, but for one reason or another it didn’t get finished at......

  • I have finally completed a song for release. Here is The Invention.   It was started in 2010 with a recording by my band at the time which consisted of Reb Fountain on harmonium and vocals, and the late Sam Prebble on mandolin, violin and......

  • Auckland based covers band specialising in weddings and functions. We play a variety of music in many styles aimed at entertaining crowds of all shapes and sizes. Driving the dancefloor is a particular area we enjoy, but we can also do a soul or blues......

Other/previous bands:

  • Reb Fountain and the bandits
  • Bond Street Bridge
  • Nightchoir
  • Nina McSweeney Band
  • Fleur Jack and the Jandals

 

Solo albums:

2010 – ‘The Power of Suggestion’ EP

2008 – ‘Out of the Soup’
2006 – ‘Bones’
2005 – ‘Up in the Rough’

The first Single off ‘Bones’, ‘Luckyland’ featured on the 95bfm top 10 and the Kiwi FM top 10.

The song ‘The Water’ off ‘Up in the Rough’ reached Number 1 on the 95bfm top 10 and featured in the Kiwi FM top 10.

Other history:

Dylan toured extensively around Scandinavia and Northern Europe from 1999 – 2001 as a troubadour. Performing solo in bars with a wide range of cover and original songs.