Smooth jazz and blues guitarist Robbie Karena, since releasing his debut album 'Good to See Ya' in 2018 has embarked on a solo career, that's aside from his session work and sideman stints, that includes performances at Blues on Broadbeach in 2019 with his band, and solo using studio-quality backing tracks. Regular band gigs with his trio and quartet at Broadbeach hotspot DenDevines, where he's also developing his singing. And is currently at Twin Towns Clubs and Resorts Tweed Heads creating the atmosphere with four sets of smooth jazz and blues instrumentals. Also gigs at numerous Goldcoast and Brisbane cafes, markets, and shopping malls where he's sold out of physical CDs.
Robbie's album is receiving air time at radio stations in Australia and overseas including the US. Local station interviews on 101 FM After Sunset Smooth Jazz with Stu Robertson and 4CRB 89.3 FM Sing Us A Song.
Robbie's priority now is to record and release a new album and to continue gigging.