The Kevin Borich Express delivers his music through his firebrand guitar, in a powerhouse trio recently performing two shows at Adelaide Fringe Festival in 2017 along with a list of east coast shows with the Express currently featuring Jon Carson on drums and Chris Gilbert on bass guitar.
Kevin Borich recorded his first single with Astor Records at age 12 and his music career has now spanned 56 years Borich is a quintessential stalwart in the Australian and New Zealand music scene.
Penning hits such as 'Gonna See My Baby Tonight' and 'No Turning Back' Kevin Borich is a founding member of New Zealand's hit band the La De Da's, The Kevin Borich Express & Australia's legendary The Party Boys. He has recorded on and released over 20 albums with major labels & independently under his own publishing & has performed countless thousands of live shows during his career. Borich continually writes, records and releases new music keeping his live performance firebrand with rock music historian, Ian McFarlane describing Borich as "One of the most celebrated guitar players in the history of Australian rock."
Having toured, performed with or supported names like Santana, AC/DC, Taj Mahal, Living Colour, Joe Walsh & Elton John, 'KB', as as he is known to friends & fans, holds his own to this day and still delivers high impact live performance with the same intensity as he did with Carlos Santana in the 70’s. And he loves the meet and greet after the shows.
Kevin Borich formed The Mergers in late 1963 with fellow students, Brett Nielsen on drums and Trevor Wilson on bass later joined by Phil Key eventually renamed to The La De Das in 1964 in Auckland, New Zealand.
Kevin Borich was a founding member of The Party Boys in 1982 an featured on every line-up of the super group and on every album including the Australian charts #1 He's Gonna Step On You Again
In 2017 Kevin Borich Express celebrates the 50th Anniversary of their debut album 'Celebration', released in 1977. The album was favoured by critics and peaked in the top 30 on the Australian albums charts.
Kevin teamed up with son Lucius Borich on drums and Harry Brus on bass to record a live concert at The Basement in Circular Quay in 2012 then release the CD and DVD followed by a Borich X Borich tour