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The Desert Sonnes

Years Active 2015 -

Genre Blues, Rock, Funk

Members Jacob Sartori - Guitar, Vocals Madeleine Menezes - Keyboards and Organ Matthew Campbell - Bass Guitar Marcus Davidson - Drums

Describe Your Sound

60’s/70’s inspired Blues Rock with a tinge of Funk, Soul and a whole lotta’ groove!



Jacob Sartori


After playing in various Perth bands for many years, Jacob Sartori finally decided to begin his own project and with the help of his now beautiful fiancé Madeleine Menezes, have formed The Desert Sonnes. After reaching out to many musical friends, it came down to Matt Campbell and Marcus Davidson to complete the sounds and stylings that make up The Desert Sonnes and would not be the same without them.


60's/70's Blues Rock, including acts such as, Eric Clapton/Cream, The Yardbirds, Pink Floyd, John Mayall, The Eagles, Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughn. Inspiration also comes from more modern acts such as, John Mayer, Gary Clark Jr., Kingswood and Joe Bonomassa.

Shared Bills With

Segue Safari, Chris Gibbs and the Transmission, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Sly Withers, Sex Panther, Gamba, Nodes, The Limbs, Emily Garlick and Stella Donnelly.

Career Highlights

Playing at The Perth Blues Club in December of 2015 with some seasoned musicians of the Perth music scene.

Current Activity

Continuing to play gigs in perth and other rural areas of WA's South West and are also in the process of recording our debut EP.

Shared Members With

Segue Safari, Baskervilles and The Llammas Tide

Releases by The Desert Sonnes

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Walk Out The Door