Pop, Punk, Rock
Smashing Pumpkins, Violent Soho, Dinosaur Jr., Nirvana, The Smith Street Band
Jake Kougi - Guitars and Vocals Liam Cameron-Smith - Bass John "Stixx" Solli - Drums and Vocals
The Smith Street Band, Violent Soho, Tired Lion, DZ Deathrays, Silverchair, Ball Park Music
Funk Dancing For Self Defence strike a balance between gritty punk rock riffage and polished 90’s alternative pop reminiscent of bands like Smashing Pumpkins, Dinosaur Jr., Nirvana and Garbage.
Hitting #13 in Triple J Unearthed’s ‘Most Hit Profiles’ in the mid year report of 2018, and opening for Melbourne comedy legends Aunty Donna at Max Watts on the closing night of their “Aunty Donna: The Album Tour” have been some career highlights of 2018, with 2019 ramping up to be a big year with some fresh and exciting music.