Tania Doko Bachelor Girl

As one of the world's amazing and touching musical voices, Tania Doko conveys continued brilliance. Her songs, both with Bachelor Girl and as a solo artist form part of the soundtracks of our minds.

James Roche Bachelor Girl
Record producer, songwriter and keyboard player - James Roche contributes a strong legacy to the nation's popular music culture. Song of the Year "Buses and Trains" is officially included in Australia's best 100 songs of all time.
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The Best of Bachelor Girl with 4 previously unreleased "Lost" songs

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The ARIA award winning debut album from 1998. Read More...
The 2nd album released Aug 2002.

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Tania Doko

Bachelor Girl Tania Doko
 As one half of Bachelor Girl, Tania Doko enjoyed much success through the decade long journey with James Roche. In 1998 Bachelor Girl’s debut single, Buses and Trains,” was not only an Australian smash but an International hit as well.

The song-writing chemistry between Tania and James was explosive and their double platinum selling debut, “Waiting For The Day” won them the 1998 ARIA (The Australian equivalent of a Grammy) for Best Producer and put them on the unstoppable trajectory towards their second album, Dysfunctional (2002) which features hits including “I’m Just a Girl” & “Drowning Not Waving”. In 1999, with 4 ARIA Award nominations and the APRA Award for Song of The Year & PPCA most played song on Australian radio (Buses & Trains), Bachelor Girl rode high on the airwaves and the charts as their debut release spawned five smash hit singles including “Buses and Trains”, “Treat Me Good’’ and the anthemic Australian classic “Permission To Shine”.

Following the album's amazing success in Australia & abroad, Tania was invited to perform a lead role in SEL’s ‘Tim Rice Musical Spectacular’ (2001). The talented artist was also asked to participate in a judge/mentor role on Channel 7’s ‘Popstars’ (2004) the Australian Idol. Tania’s singing/acting landed her a role in ‘SERIOUSLY, the Pet Shop Boys Reinterpreted’, which took her to the Edinburgh Fringe festival where she enjoyed rave reviews and endorsements from many people including the Pet Shop Boys themselves.

Constantly writing, recording, and performing Tania put together a new album and a new electro rock band called SHE SAID YES (SSY). Securing the support for the Darren Hayes national tour October 2007, SHE SAID YES released their critically acclaimed debut independent EP to coincide with the tour.
In 2008, Tania produced an acoustic EP, consisting of past hit Bachelor Girl releases and current SSY tunes unplugged. The acoustic installment was released to coincide with this 2008's highly successful national tour “Let’s Get Together” including Tania herself, Jon Stevens, Ian Moss and Jack Jones aka Irwin Thomas.

The first part of 2009 included Tania working with Darren Glen a DJ as a songwriter and featured vocalist on "Curious". Later in the year she performed with The Veronicas on the cut,” Don’t Say Goodbye” (Featuring Tania Doko). Producer/writer wise, she has worked with the likes of David Norland, Toby Gad, Matthew Gerrard, Andreas Carlsson, Jimmy Harry, Shelly Peiken, Oliver Lieber, Bridget Benenate , Pam Reswick & more.. as well as local Aussie legends like Cameron McGlinchey, Irwin Thomas, Karl Lewis & Phil Buckle.

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