Sweet Jayne

Sweet Jayne played 700 gigs from 1977 to 1983.......in Melbourne and around country Victoria to South Australia plus Sydney tours.... until Chris Scheri flute and vocals and Cris Bonacci guitar were picked up by Mike Oldfield (at a Manzil Room gig ) and flown to the UK. at his expense.1983. Sweet Jayne began as an all girl band... notably Australia's first all girl heavy rock band, playing originals as well as covers. They got their start with Premier Artists when they won the Australasian Yamaha Battle of the bands against hundreds of male bands in 1978. Two of the girls were only 16.

Sweet Jayne has 2 known members

Name Instruments Period
Chris Scheri Flute, Vocals
Cris Bonacci Guitar

5 Known Gigs for Sweet Jayne

Date Venue City
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Saturday 26th August 1978 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Saturday 16th September 1978 Essendon YMCA Essendon, VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Monday 24th December 1979 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Saturday 5th January 1980 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Saturday 19th July 1980 Prospect Hill Hotel

Afternoon show

Kew, VIC