Bearbrass Asylum Orchestra are a crip-folk trio based in Melbourne, Australia
whose members all have disabilities. They consist of Jess Kapuscinski-Evans on
vocals, Tim Hackett on guitars and Anthea Skinner on percussion. The band first
formed in 2012 and play a combination of cover songs and original tracks which
explore all the usual topics: love, sex, death, self-advocacy and of course,
ancient British mythology.
Bearbrass Asylum Orchestra are the
house band for Melbourne’s
hottest (and only) queer/disabled cabaret night 'Quippings' and regularly perform at festivals and clubs around Australia.
Bearbrass Asylum Orchestra – making disability sound good.