Biography

Budi Boné(Boody Boné) was born in Indonesia and growing up in Bali. Learnt to sing from vocal coach at church choir and autodidact he developed his singing and musical talent. Budi became a professional singer in 1990 and performed in many five star hotels in Bali. As a professional musician in a famous International tourist destination island, Budi has learnt many different music style and songs in different eras.

His unique skills in singing and playing percussion make his performance really special.Budi’s passion in music motivated him to know more about the song writers and also the history of the cover songs. It made him understand more about the cover songs and influences him to sing in soulful versatile voice.

Budi plays various music style e.g. country, reggae, pop, rock and roll, alternative, jazz, R&B from the 60’s up to the current top ’40 hits. His huge music repertoire and ability to read the crowd makes his show suitable for all generations.

He moved with his family to Terrigal, Central Coast NSW, Australia in April 2005. Budi formed a duo named Kuta Groove Duo in November 2005.

 

Kuta Groove has recent experience playing at:

1. Central Coast:

Terrigal:

  • Crowne Plaza Terrigal.
  • Sirens.
  • Onda Restaurant.
  • My Favourite Italian.
  • Aromas on sea Terrigal.
  • The Riff.
  • Terrigal Trojan Football Club.
  • Haven Seafood Terrigal.
  • Belly fish.
  • Harisson on Terrigal.
  • Star of the sea.
  • Terrigal Pub.
  • Breakers Country Club.
  • Terrigal Bowling Club.

Wamberal SLSC.

Bateau Bay Pub & The Bay Sports Club.

Towoon Bay SLSC and Holiday Park.

The Entrance Leagues Club.

Shelly Beach Golf Club.

The Entrance:

  • Magenta Shores.
  • The Sails Stage The Entrance.
  • Pelican Pizza The Entrance.
  • The Entrance Leagues Club.
  • Coco Banana Restaurant.
  • Mi Cantina.
  • Diggers at the entrance.
  • The Greens Bowling Club.
  • The Entrance Lake House.

Norah Head Bowling Club & Soldiers Beach SLSC.

Beachcomber Toukley.

The Dam Hotel Wyong.

The Grand Hotel Wyong.

Westfield Tuggerah.

Chittaway Tavern.

Mingara Club.

Ourimbah RSL.

Gosford:

  • Byblos Restaurant.
  • Japanese Garden.
  • Atom Bar.
  • Gosford Sailing Club.
  • Gosford RSL.
  • Elanora Hotel.
  • Bluetongue Stadium (Halftime Entertainment for NRL, Sea Eagles vs Warriors)

Erina:

  • Platinum Blue Restaurant
  • Jacks Bar and Grill
  • Erina Rugby League Football Club
  • Erina Fair.

Kincumber:

  • Rodjo’s Rocket
  • Kantara House
  • Kincumber Hotel.
  • Sea Farm.

Avoca:

  • Avoca Surf Club
  • North Avoca Surf Club
  • Avoca Beach Bowling Club
  • Avoca Hotel
  • Point Café Avoca.

Killcare:

  • Bells Restaurant
  • Killcare SLSC.
  • Hardys Bay RSL.

Empire Bay Tavern.

MacMasters SLSC.

Ettalong Beach Club.

Umina Surf Club & Trebel Clef Café Umina.

Bayview Hotel Woy Woy.

2. Brown Sugar Restaurant Warnersbay.

3. Belmont Sports Club.

4. Hunter Valley:

  • Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley
  • Hunter valley gardens
  • Peterson House
  • Peppers creak winery
  • Roberts Restaurant
  • Leaves and Fishes Restaurant.
  • Potters Brewery Resort.

5. Pacific Palms:

  • Conference Centre Sundowner Tiona
  • Lakeside Tavern Tiona.

6. Coffs Harbour: Breakfree Aakuna Bay Resort

7. Sydney:

  • The Grace Hotel Sydney.
  • Tumbalong Park Darling Harbour.
  • Chinese Garden Restaurant, Paddy’s Market.
  • Canterbury League Club.
  • Auburn RSL – Sydney.
  • Centenial Park Restaurant.
  • Hunters Hill Hotel.
  • Zeta Bar – Hilton Hotel Sydney (Budi played percussion with DJ).
  • Camellia Gardens Caringbah.
  • Little Italy Restaurant Cronulla.
  • Marriott Hotel – Hyde Park Sydney.
  • Macquarie Links Golf Club.
  • Pilu Restaurant Freshwater Sydney.
  • Docks Hotel Darling Harbour.
  • Oatlands Golf Club.
  • Ridges Parramatta.
  • Nielsen Park Vaucluse.
  • Bathers pavilion.
  • Cucnette ristorante.
  • Margaritaville Darling Harbour.
  • Mill Hotel Milperra.
  • The Winston Hotel.
  • Sebel Pier One Sydney.
  • Blackbird Darling Harbour.
  • The Basement Sydney.