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  • Welcome to the official website of Dr. Baz

    Barry Ferrier is a Byron Bay-based creative musician - a multi-instrumentalist, singer & multi-award winning song-writer /composer who has had a long and diverse career in the performing arts and multimedia design. He has enjoyed a colourful range of experience in many facets of the music, theatre and media production industries. and has entertained all over Australia, and in Europe & the UK. [Click right hand arrow to read more!]
  • A Creative Life.

    Born in Sydney Australia, Barry gained early recognition in music theatre, appearing in the original Australian production of 'Jesus Christ Superstar' at the Capitol, Sydney and Palais, Melbourne and in 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat' at the Seymour Centre, Sydney. He was composer for the internationally famous Lindsay Kemp Mime Company, performing in their productions of 'Flowers 'in Melbourne, and composing the music for Kemp's production of Oscar Wilde's 'Salome', which was a sell out for 18 months at London's Roundhouse . He has worked with many of the leading names in Australian music including the 70s chart-toppers 'The Ferrets', has opened for guitar maestro Ry Cooder and toured as band leader for the legendary diva Eartha Kitt. [Click right hand arrow to read more!]
  • The Entertainer.

    Described as 'the Charles Bronson of swamp blues' by someone who ought to know better, Barry has a fascinating range of music industry credits to his name, and has most recently begun appearing in the lead role of his self-penned music theatre show based on the life of Jonny Cash "I Hear That Train a-Comin' " which has been a sell-out success at in clubs and theatres along the east coast of Australia. [Click right hand arrow to read more!]
  • Contact Us.

    With a warm, deep voice (reminiscent of Nick Cave, Johnny Cash and Leonard Cohen) Barry is an accomplished electric and acoustic guitarist with exciting flamenco skills. and also turns his hand to boogie and swing style piano. For enquiries and bookings for weddings, parties, entertainment at music venues and corporate functions, use our "Contact" link above to get in touch! [Click right hand arrow to read more!]
  • Local legend.

    As a long-time resident of the Byron Bay region he established himself as a pioneer of the local music scene in the early 80s, and has since become a consistent and popular entertainer at all the leading local venues and on the Gold Coast and in Brisbane for over three decades. He performs regularly as a soloist and in an interesting variety of musical combinations which are profiled on this website, and has had great success as an entertainer for Byron Bay weddings. [Click right hand arrow to read more!]

"Introducing Barry Ferrier aka Doctor Baz, a Byron Bay based award winning Australian musician, singer/songwriter, composer, actor and writer. "

Recent Projects

Barry performs at pubs, clubs & weddings as a solo entertainer on vocals, guitar, piano & stompbox; in a dynamic music duo as Barrington & Fiasco (with actress/vocalist Thrett Jones); and he stars as Johnny Cash in his self-penned music theatre show             "I Hear That Train a-Comin".

Doctor Baz aka Barry Ferrier Solo

Barrington & Fiasco

Barry Ferrier Johnny Cash