songs from the heart

“Music for Humanity”: bursting onto the international music scene in 2020, Catbird is an Australian Indie band with a passion for creating and performing original music from the heart.


Catbird songs express authentic, independent observations about life, love, emotion, and the world through music, lyrics, sound, and vision. Highly original and influenced by an eclectic pool of artists and lyrical styles, Catbird music is compelling and thought provoking – and simply fantastic to listen to.


New Song Launch

our motivation

our motivation

Catbird is unique in that we produce music to touch the heart and mind, with the ultimate goal of actively inspiring and affecting both internal and external change for a better world. Our music is composed for live performances and to genuinely touch the emotions of our fans.


The band’s vision for triggering positive change is to lift the spirit of and human cohesion through simply beautiful, captivating music – the great human connector.

Who is Catbird?

Phill Small Vocalist & keyboards
Mia McDonald Vocalist & guitar
Nadia Knight Vocalist & keyboards
Brendan Paniagua Bass & guitar
Beau de Casanove Drums

recent posts

DARE to Debut on Australian Radio!

DARE to Debut on Australian Radio!

Catbird is so excited to announce the release of our debut single “Dare” on Australian radio! Just in time for Christmas, listeners can tune in

Dare Lyrics

Dare Lyrics

Lyrics for Catbirds new song Dare.

Discover Catbird music for yourself and share our passion for music from and for the heart.

We have gigs planned both locally and abroad. Follow us and share the love!
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