After Dark Duo


About After Dark Duo

After Dark are a powerful new Duo based on the Central Coast who play the best songs from the birth of rock and roll to the present day. The audience can dance or sing along to their heart’s content, all night long, guaranteed to be entertained by two of the best in the business.

Daxton Monaghan and Pat Dow give you great songs, great lead vocals with delicious harmonies backed with tasty harp, soaring guitar work and an infectious rhythm that won’t leave your feet alone.

Singer songwriter Daxton Monaghan has amazing talent. Daxton’s vocals and rhythmic work are admired by many onlookers. Daxton plays many covers and has the ability to sound like popular artists capturing the ears of many punters. As a singer songwriter Daxton has released over several albums to his name; he was selected and mentored by Bill Chambers which availed support with Australian artist such as Karl Broadie, Andrew Farris (INXS), Andy Kent (UAMI) Wess Carr from Australian Idol and band something with numbers.

Pat Dow is one of the most respected guitar players gigging round the country.

He has recorded five albums of all original material over the past four years with “The Keith Hall Band”

Pat has shared the stage with the likes of Stevie Wright, Chris Turner, Elliott Randall (Steely Dan) and Chris Finnen (SA Music Hall of Fame) and just lately Kevin Borich

“Sydneysider Dow wears a perpetual “guitar face” as he twists and contorts body and expression as if to drag every last bit of feeling out of his Stratocaster. He is in total control of his tone, utilising every nuance possible to provide plenty of variety, both clean and slightly overdriven.” Steve Horne – 4/8/2014, In Daily, Adelaide’s Independent News

“There are some familiar sounds wound around Dow’s playing but it goes beyond that. Dow’s style is rhythmic but rich, melodic and specific and yet still refreshingly individual” Sue Miller – Vol 2 Issue 4, 2013 Blues-E-News Magazine

Sample Songlist

Chris Isaak – Wickered Game

Credence – Who’ll Stop The Rain?

Orbison – You Got It/ Dream Baby

Dire Straits – Juilet

Goergia Satelite – Hands To Yourself

Hendrix – Little Wing

Goerge Ezra – Budapest

Inxs – Never Tear Us Apart

Ben Harper – Steel My Kisses From You

Commodores – Easy

Cash – Folsom Prison

Neil Diamond – Sweet Caroline

Eric Clapton – Lay La

Jerry Rafferty – Stuck In The Middle/Backer St.

Crowded House – When Ever I Fall

Dire Straights – Walk Of Life

Bowie – Jean Gene

Bob Dylan – Baby Tonight

Neil Young – Heart Of Gold

The Eagles – Hotel California

The Black Crows – Hard To Handle

Pink Floyd – Wish You Where Here

Credence – Have You Ever Seen The Rain?

Eric Clapton – Sweet Home Chicago/Lay Down.

David Bowie – Ashes Ashes/China Girl

Eagle Eye Cherry – Save Tonight

Bruce Channel – Hey Baby

The Beatles – Get Back

Queen – Crazy Little Thing

Lynryd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama

S. Miller Band – Keep On Rocking/ The Joker Credence – Lookin Out My…/ The Old Man….

Hendrix – Voodoo Chile/ Hey Joe/

The Black Keys – Gold On The Ceiling/Lonely Boy

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