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Debra Manskey is an ARIA award-winning singer/songwriter who’s been performing since childhood. Described by UK’s Rock’N’Reel magazine as “one of the finest female voices imaginable” Debra is an outstanding vocal talent. Original lead singer with 80’s Australian indie icons Wild Pumpkins at Midnight, she is now a member of up-and-coming blues/roots/rock four-piece “The Fringe Dwellers”. Based in Tasmania, Debra has charmed audiences worldwide with her solo shows. Dividing her time between teaching music and performing, Debra is also an inspiring and sought-after workshop facilitator.

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