John Mackie
Double Bassist


"Three of Australia's most versatile and legendary Jazz musicians: Vocalist Pat Powell, Bassist John Mackie, and Pianist Bobby Gebert, one of the pioneers of bebop, post-bop and beyond."

Katarina Kroslakovo, Sun-Herald,
Soup Plus gig review.



Born in Auckland, John played bass with various bands around New Zealand.

Since moving to Sydney in 1981, he has worked with various jazz groups and participated in many events around Sydney, including the Esso Jazz Festival with Merv Atcheson and Don Burrows.

John has worked with the Tom Baker Swing Street Orchestra, Brad Child's Big Band, Ian Date, Ian Cooper, Delilah, Bobby Gebert, Trudy Aspeling and Marty Mooney.

Currently he is performing with the Yuki Kumagai Band and Jump 'N' Jive


September 2018

JOHN MACKIE'S NEW ORLEANS RASCALS
John & Yuki & Tom
Saturday 29th September
10:30am-1:30pm

Manly Jazz Festival




October 2018

JOHN MACKIE'S NEW ORLEANS RASCALS
John & Yuki & Tom
Monday 1st October
3:00pm-5:00pm

Manly Jazz Festival



JOHN & YUKI
Friday 5th October
7:30pm-9:30pm

Avalon Restaurant
18 Katoomba St. Katoomba
Ph:4782 5532
www.avalonkatoomba.com.au




JOHN & YUKI JAZZ BAND
Illawarra Jazz Club Concert
Saturday 6th October
3:00pm-6:00pm

Unanderra Hotel
27 Central Rd. Unanderra Wollongong
Ph:4271 1141
www.unanderrahotel.com.au




JOHN & YUKI
Saturday 13th October
6:30pm-8:30pm

Hotel Blue Katoonba
88 Lurline Street. Katoomba
Ph:4782 6955
www.hotelblue.com.au




DA CAPO KENNY & JOHN & YUKI
Sunday 21st October
11:30am-2:00pm

Da Capo Courtyard Cafe
8 Macquarie St. (Sydney Eye Hospital)
Ph:9382 7356
www.courtyarddacapo.com.au




JOHN & YUKI TRIO
Willoughby Art Festival
Sunday 28th October
10:00am-3:00pm

Willoughby Art Centre
33 Laurel St. Willoughby





November 2018

JOHN & YUKI JAZZ BAND
Saturday 3rd November
2:00pm-5:00pm

Penrith RSL Club
8 Tindale St. Penrith
Ph:4725 5200
www.penrithrsl.com.au




JOHN & YUKI Jazz Band
Sunday 25th November
2:00pm-5:00pm

Magpies Waitara
11-37 Alexandria Parade, Waitara NSW 2077
Ph: 9487 1066
www.magpieswaitara.com.au





December 2018

JOHN & YUKI JAZZ BAND
New Year's Eve Party
Monday 31st December
9:45pm-12:30am

Avalon Restaurant
18 Katoomba St. Katoomba
Bookings Essential Ph:4782 5532
www.avalonkatoomba.com.au





January 2019

JOHN & YUKI JAZZ BAND
Saturday 19th January
2:00pm-5:00pm

Penrith RSL Club
8 Tindale St. Penrith
Ph:4725 5200
www.penrithrsl.com.au





February 2019


March 2019


April 2019

JOHN & YUKI JAZZ BAND
Saturday 13th April
2:00pm-5:00pm

Penrith RSL Club
8 Tindale St. Penrith
Ph:4725 5200
www.penrithrsl.com.au




JOHN & YUKI JAZZ BAND
Saturday 27th April
Austrian Club Sydney
20 Crattan Crs. Frenches Forest
Ph:9452 3304
www.austrianclubsydney.com





For Enquiries Contact John
Flat 33, 2 Goodlet St. Surry Hills NSW 2010
Ph: 8394 9028 Mob: 0418 636 915