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Peter Baylor

Peter Baylor has been a musician synonymous with the Australian “ roots’ music scene professionally since 1980. His eclectic guitar and vocal style encompasses  classic swing jazz, Rhythm N’ Blues, Western swing, Gypsy jazz, Rockabilly, country , Old timey and folk forms. His distinctive sound has been heard in bands as diverse as The Dancehall Racketeers, The Baylor Brothers, Mic Conways Whoopee band, Doug Parkinsons Buddy Holly show, Ultrafox, The Starliners, The Eddies, Tom Bakers swing st Orchestra, The Cairo Club to name a few.


As a freelance musician he has worked with over 300 acts and toured Japan, The United States, Scandinavia, South Pacific, Europe on several occasions. He has played on over 50 recordings and has played with and or  supported international acts such as Robert Plant, Bob Dylan, The Stray Cats, Mike Compton, Hank Marvin, Lollo Meier ,  Tav Falco, Rosie Flores and Flaco Jimenez, Deke Dikerson, Dale Watson and Wayne Hankock.


His original compositions have appeared on ABC records and documentaries { Australian Story} ,  Full length movies such as “ Loves Brother “ 2004 . In 1994 he played Scotty Moore in The Gordon Frost production of Elvis The Musical .


 He resides in Newport Victoria , Australia and continues writing, recording and touring with various bands he is involved with.