Ty is a high energy, guitar driven artist, laying down a retro rock influenced sound with a modern twist. Ty’s successful style is simple, combining infectious tunes that girls love to dance to, sing-a-longs and classic rock!
Blowing the roof off every room east-coast Australia has to offer for over a decade, Ty has released 7 albums, experienced 3 top 10 singles in the Australian charts and sold in excess of 10,000 units nationally. Ty’s most recognizable tune to date, C’mon Mrs Jones, reached no. 20 in the National Independent Charts, was the 2nd highest rotated song in Australia and also featured on various artists’ compilation discs SMASH and DRIVETIME along side groups such as Oasis, Blur, Pulp, Stone Roses and Supergrass to name but a few.
Ty has rocked around the globe for various events. Ty headlined the Establishment in Sydney and sold out! 8 consecutive nights during the Olympics, toured with Midnight Oil, Divinyls, Hoodoo Gurus, INXS, Simple Minds and Rod Stewart. Ty has gained exposure on numerous television programs in Australia including Rage, Video hits, MTV, Channel V, Midday show, Good Morning Australia, Landed Music and Maynard J Crabbs on Foxtel. Ty also came to party when the Newcastle Knights required a band to deliver their theme song “It’s more than a game”, whilst continuing to release internationally in UK and Germany. Ty’s releases have featured in the motion picture “Big Night Out” and the hit TV series “Heartbreak High”, an impressive list of achievements for an independent artist!
Ty was contracted to Le Meridian Hotels in Dubai 2009/2010 and held the residency at The Baristi Bar during this time. Ty and his band also headline Tatlers Wines every year for the ever popular LOVEDALE LONG LUNCH to over 10,000+ strong audience.
Recently Ty Penshorn was invited by David Hasselhoff to assist in his band for a charity event. Ty also headlined The Real Estate Foundation Ball in Vancouver CANADA with a Las Vegas stopover performance and also rocked the red carpet event Grand Opening of Hard Rock Cafe, Nabq-Sharn El Sheikh, EGYPT.