Melbourne’s own 9 piece soul outfit, fuse suave beats, soulful grooves and chic melodies to
underpin the powerhouse soul diva vocals and sax swagger
- giving this classic sound a modern, sassy twist.
Their debut album ‘Victim of Circumstance’ produced by Ivan Khatchoyan (Cookin’ on 3 Burners & The Traffic) quickly received PBS FM 106.7 album of the week, while earning international airplay and praise from BBC's Craig Charles in the UK.
“...the album is a collection of soulful, funky and heavy atmospheric soul tracks that supplies rich, powerful vocals t
hat were built on the groups individual experiences of the past five years. It’ll soothe your soul and
wrench your heart out at the same time”
Kat Tame - 27 Magazine
Mayfield have spread their groove across the festival circuit including Melbourne Music Week, First Crush, End of the Line and Panacea while headlining Stonnington Jazz Festival and Soul-A-Go-Go.
Mayfield’s trajectory followed their support with ARIA Awarded 'Sneaky Sound System' and they continue to sell out Melbourne venues including their Gasometer Hotel Album Launch, the prestigious Jazz venue Birds Basement , 'Chapel Summer Sessions’ and the esteemed Paris Cat Jazz Club. They were also featured on the St Kilda Festival New Music Stage where their stage presence mirrored the crowds engagement.
“I’ve been fortunate to see this band live and I gotta tell you, they are explosive. Mayfield just slayed the S
t Kilda Festival New Music Stage, further establishing themselves as musicians who stay true to their craft”
Kara Bertoncini - The AU Review
Carving themselves a strong live reputation in the thriving Australian soul scene, their impressive musicianship get’s people on the dance floor, with front woman Carla Troiano leading the charge. Carla was also a featured vocalist on collaboration, ‘Women Of Soul’ beside other female notables such as Kylie Auldist and Chelsea Wilson.
“Victim Of Circumstance is that record you put on when you’re getting ready; ready for that meeting, that date,
that night out - it’s groovy and empowering. Their strong leader Carla is brave and honest,
with that glam star quality”
Cassie Walker - Southern Star Austereo
2018 sees the band further extending their talents with a stripped back/acoustic set, and a raft of new material in the wings.