Peter has been a DJ and promoter since 1975 and has been providing quality Night Clubs and Events in Brisbane for long ***ing time
In 1979 Peter came to Brisbane from Christchurch and started DJing at the famous Cloudland Ballroom in Bowen Hills where he also helped stage events.
He then worked at Top of the State, The National Hotel (Apples) then the New York Hotel.
Peter then opened his first first club in 1981, Marilyn’s Cocktail Bar at the old Treasury Hotel opp the Casino. Providing a mixture of New Romantic, New Wace and Alternative music along With fashion parades and Interesting stages shows. He was joined by Ken Maxwell and in 1982 they transformed it into Mannequins Party House.
Peter has launched or worked for many other top clubs in Brisbane including:
Tommy’s Pinball, Whispers, Marilyn’s Cocktail Bar, Mannequins, Warhol’s, Transformers, The Underground, Café Neon, The Groove, The Belfast, The Land Office, Metropolis, The GoGo Club, Soho -Grand Orbit, The Empire Hotel – All Souled Out, The Tube, The Globe, The Site, Viva, Bed at the R-Bar, The Beat, Heaven, Technomad, plus many more
Dance Parties/Raves staged by Peter include Performance, Inifiniti, and with Michael Watt: Nasa, Strawberry Fields Music Festival.
International DJ’s promoted Include: Carl Cox, Sasha, Paul Oakenfold, Boy George. +more
Acts promoted include: The Shamen, C & C Music Factory, De La Soul, Beats International, KLM. plus many more
Peter’s favourite Club was his first and with that in mind Marilyn’s continues to live now some 40 years later