Dominique Costello is singer and songwriter, guitar, banjo and mandolin picker, Indian flute blower, accordion player, foot, drum and tea-spoon tapper.
She has toured New Zealand and the east and west coasts of Australia with the well-known Brisbane band Timbah, as well as performed with The Bluegrass Kittens, rootsy femme trio The Feather Foundry, Hargrave and Maine (featuring Michael David), The Jimmy Watts Band, world music group The Johndom Tree, The Goodtime Family Band, as well as recently formed big-band Run to Fire (featuring Sami Cha). Dominique has also supported Australian music icon Neil Murray of Warumpi Band fame.
From folk to country rock, old-time, bluegrass world fusion and reggae, Dominique’s uniquely soft yet lively sound surfaces comfortably within a whirl-pool of musical styles. Described as “a mesmerising performer with blended tones and heartfelt rhythms (Anna Henderson, ABC Northern Territory), her musical warmth, comfortability and natural energy provides a melodious space broad enough for audiences to either sit, listen, sway or dance – and always feel welcome to join the musical experience.