Wilbur Wilde

Wilbur Wilde

Musician, Sax and Vocals, Actor, Radio Broadcaster, Public/After Dinner Speaker, Television Presenter

Vocalist and saxman Wilbur Wilde has been a fixture on the Australian music scene since Ol’55 got together in Sydney in 1975.

Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons occupied another four years along with tours and recording dates with, amongst others, Skyhooks, Cold Chisel, Kevin Borich and Split Enz.

He is best known for his work as member of the house band on the popular tv show “Hey Hey It’s Saturday” alongside Red Symons (Skyhooks) from from 1984 to 1999. As well as holding down plenty of television, radio, public speaking and theatre engagements in the ensuing years, Willy has continued to perform live with all sorts of bands, right around the country, including Wilbur Wilde and The Trouble Makers.

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Featured Videos

Hey, Hey it’s Wilbur Wilde: the Countdown Years @ Moonee Ponds Bowling Club

Led by Wilbur Wilde (Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons/OL’55/Hey Hey it’s Saturday) his band The Troublemakers perform their selection of iconic Australian tunes from Daddy Cool, OL’55, Skyhooks, Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons, Dragon plus a whole lot more of your favourite chart toppers.

Date: 21 October 2023
Time: 7:00pm
Address: Moonee Ponds Bowling Club – 776 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, VIC, 3039
Price: $40

Be ace to see your face in the place!


Wilbur Wilde with the JMQ Jazz Ensemble at The Golden Gate Hotel

Join the board, dignitaries and community to thank so many helping hands at the Wangaratta Jazz & Blues Gala Dinner. The gala dinner includes drink and canapes on arrival and a two-course meal, while we celebrate and acknowledge the great work and history of the festival over more than three decades with live entertainment from Wilbur Wilde’s & Band.

Featuring jazz masters – Mark Fitzgibbon, Eugene Clinton Ball, Ben Robertson and Danny Fisher.

Wilbur Wilde’s Blowout comes to Wangaratta for this very special performance – tickets selling fast…be there!

Date: Friday 3 November 2023
Time: 6:30pm
Address: Memorial Hall, Wangaratta Performing Arts & Convention Centre – 33-37 Ford Street, Wangaratta, VIC, 3677
Price: $120

Mighty Wilde Xmas – Memo Music Hall December 16th 2023

This year’s Christmas show – a Mighty Wilde Christmas – will feature The Troublemakers and special guest DEAR JUDY.

Wilbur’s talented sons Elliott, Howard and Toby will amaze your ears with sibling harmoniousness. Toby’s Band ‘Dear Judy’ are really cool and FUNKY too, thank us later!

Don’t miss an unforgettable night of family harmony and rockin’ rhythms at MEMO on December 16.

Date: 16 December 2023
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Address: 88 Acland St, St Kilda, VIC, 3182
Price: $35 – $55 AUD + BF

Be ace to see your face in the place!


Wilbur Wilde on the sax

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Wilbur Wilde with Plukka Duck and The Troublemakers

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