Band of Five Names is pianist Matt McMahon, guitarist Carl Dewhurst, trumpeter Phil Slater, and drummer Simon Barker. The group continues to develop from it’s spacious acoustic jazz origins into an ensemble which employs electronics, ambient grooves and layered textures.

Band of Five Names has been a prominently featured group in Australia and abroad, including tours throughout Asia, performances at major music festivals and their music appearing on Australian radio & television.