Tim has written a number of original songs, including ‘Where Am I’, ‘Start Again, ‘Young Love’ and ‘Waiting’ and continues to add to his collection of originals. The boys have written songs with musician Paul Greene such as ‘Before the Fall’ and ‘It Ain’t Easy’. The boys also sing covers often applying their own take on the song. Their music is easy listening music which is acoustic pop/folk.
Tim won the Bulcock Busking Festival Youth division in 2011 as part of the Caloundra Music Festival and it was shortly after this that Sam joined him. They have a maturity and passion with their music that is well beyond their years. This is clearly displayed when they perform. All of which is always appreciated and acknowledged by their audiences.
Tim and Sam together won the Bulcock Busking Festival Youth Division in 2012 and played in front of thousands of people on the last night of the Caloundra Music Festival in the main Ampitheatre at Kings Beach. They also won this competition in 2013. In addition, they won the Get Noticed Talent Search at the Noosa Jazz Festival (open aged competition) in 2013, and in April 2014, they won the opportunity to perform on the Busking Stage at the Byron Bay Bluesfest. In February 2015 the won the Valentine’s Busk in Southbank and performed on the main stage in Southbank before Goyte’s band, The Basics that night. They were then booked to perform at Brisbane Festival later in 2015. In April 2015 they won the Byron Bay Bluesfest Busking Comp which saw them perform at Byron Bay Bluesfest and they won the opportunity to perform at the Bluesfest in 2016.
hoo8hoo released their first album in December 2014. It is self-titled and is available on iTunes or as a CD which can be purchased through this site (and soon from their website) as well as at performances.