Vanessa Kelly Brown

Vanessa Kelly Brown is a well known New Zealand based artist with over 20 years experience on both the national and international stage.

She currently performs with VKB and The Fellas –  a group of talented musicians performing in the style of Soul/Blues/Funk.

VKB and The Fellas

With an eclectic mix of musical styles, VKB and The Fellas are a group of talented musicians performing in the style of Soul/Blues/Funk.

VKB – (Vanessa Kelly Brown) – Lead Vocals – Soulful, rich and powerful! Taking the audience on a musical journey from the early part of the 20th Century through to more of the modern classics, Vanessa’s great love of old Blues and Soul influences her style…
She has worked on many musical projects over the years and toured internationally from Asia to the UK, States and throughout Australasia.

VKB and The Fellas

The Fellas

Steve Harrop – Up-right Bass
Steve has had a rich experience of the musical world, touring and performing with some of the worlds best musicians from Paris to the UK to the States and beyond. With a great musical ear and love for anything loud from Funk to Punk and back again Steve has excellent musicianship, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the group.

Tony Campbell – Rhythm and Lead Guitar
A household name in North Otago (Waitaki) of New Zealand. The Campbell’s are a well know musical family with generations of musical experiences. Tony has a great love and passion for music. Performing with several projects as Lead/Rhythm Guitarist and Vocals, his enthusiastic and well rehearsed performances always guarantee a great night of entertainment!

Dave Petterrson – Harmonica
Dave’s passion for the Harmonica shows through in his electric performances. His love of Blues and his rich deep Baritone voice adds a great depth to the group. He has worked on many projects over the years from Blues to Rock to Country.

Austin McMillan – Drums
Austin has had many years experience playing with multiple bands from Country Blues/Rock to Alternative Punk and Soul/Blues/Funk. You name it…he’ll play it! Austin has played throughout New Zealand and abroad. He brings great rhythm and a die hard love of music to the group. (He’s know for a few stories and quick wit too!)