Peter Golikov is a Keyboardist/Producer hailing from Brisbane Australia.
He began his musical journey in 1986, Studying Classical piano and drums for 10 years. The progression into studios followed, and whilst studying Sound Production in 1995, he began listening to and later playing and performing Jazz Funk Music.
During the last 12 years, he has performed/collaborated with countless Artists/Producers from Australia and Abroad.
Throughout this time he has remained artistically creative, funding tours to America/Katmandu in 2003, releasing 2 Full length Records/ 3 Ep's/ 3 film clips and performing at countless Festivals, incl Good Vibrations, Falls Festival, & Woodford, over the last 7 years with his Previous Band PTY LTD.
His solo Keyboard work, which he is now focusing on, has appeared on previous JJJ's Groove Train CD's /The H Foundation's Environments cd and more recently the Beach Suite comp, created by Sharif Galal.
He has performed live with Byron Bay’s own Junk Beats, The Feelgoods and recently the Beautiful Girls, to name a few.
He is also a Percussionist, providing sessions and lessons, whilst being the resident percussionist @ Family Brisbane, since it’s opening.
Golden Sound is a vision created by Peter Golikov, 7 years ago, with the Focus being to produce a record, that encompasses fellow Talented Musicians, to create a body of Work that "Bathes Golden Rays of Sunshine on all those that Witness it".
He has produced/performed most of the instruments on the recording's, with Guest musicians appearing throughout the Recording.
The majority of the Tracking has been undertaken at his Golden Sound Studio's, where the Focus is on Vintage/classic Instruments and sounds. Think Fender Rhodes/Clavinets/Hammond Organ's and Moog Synth's, swirling to create a palette of Sonic Richness.
The record “Bathing in Goodness”, is now complete, it has seen Peter g handling all production and Engineering duties.
Dave Orr: Guitar
Nick Aggs: Sax
Hayden Andrews: vox (Cosmic Loungin/ Play it)
Mr Laneous: vox (Stepping on the 1/Welcome to the Room)
Anthony Forrester: Outro Vox: Comin Down
BV’s: Joy Voeith/Ange Ambrose/Taylor/Cat Walker
Graham Hamilton: dub Vox (Comin Down)
Peter Hunt: Vox (up to the Sky)
River Petein : Sax (Play it)
Kym Ambrose: Vibes
Krysten Haynes: Vox (Taste and see)
THE OUTFIT: “Always Steppin’ on the 1”
His new Live group “The Outfit”, established in 2007, is the fresh new live project for Peter G
The focus of The Outfit is to bring to the Bandstand, the finest musicians, and pay Respect to the movement of JAZZ/Funk/Roots music reminiscent of the 60’ and 70’s. The outfit are J.B’s /Hancock/Deodato inspired Cosmic Keyboard Sounds cape’s.
It’s all about the old School, with Spaced out Synth’s/Fender Rhodes and Clavinets all in the mix. “It Bathes Golden beams of Sunshine on all those that are able to witness it” G
The group consists of the coolest cats on the street, cookin up a stew of Soul Food, for your aural pleasure.
Peter Golikov - Keys (PTY LTD/Feelgoods)
Mark Henman - Drums (Afro Dizzi Act, View from Madeleine's Couch, Resin Dogs)
Chris Bosley - Bass (The Informants, Resin Dogs)
David Orr - Guitar (Hip Pocket)
Nick Aggs - Sax (Afro Dizzi Act, Neighborhood Groove Collective)
Shannon Marshall - Trumpet
Julien Love - Percussion (PTY LTD)
Mr Lanoeus- Guest Vocalist (Kafka, Mr Laneous)
Hayden Andrews - Guest Vocalist (Dub Doubt)
Mitch Ruggles: Bass