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THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT Studio exclusive

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT – Studio exclusive September 10, 2008 | Author: Joe Matera While recording their brand new album, ‘Final Conversation of Kings’, The Butterfly Effect granted Australian Musician’s Joe Matera extraordinary access to the studio. Pic by Tony Mott The Butterfly Effect had their humble beginnings in 1999 in Brisbane….

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ROSS HANNAFORD

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

ROSS HANNAFORD September 10, 2008 | Author: Greg Phillips When word got out that we were producing an edition acknowledging our most respected artists, I lost count of the times people told me we had to include ‘Hannaford’.  Most will know Ross Hannaford as the eccentric propeller-capped guitarist from iconic…

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HOLLY THROSBY – A Loud Call

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

HOLLY THROSBY – A Loud Call September 10, 2008 | Author: Greg Phillips The melancholic strains of a bow sliding coarsely over a single cello string denotes the beginning of Holly Throsby’s new album A Loud Call. For a fleeting moment it evokes a deep sadness, but only briefly as…

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FIONA BOYES Adelaide International Guitar Festival 08

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

FIONA BOYES – Adelaide International Guitar Festival 08 September 10, 2008 | Author: Greg Phillips Since winning the International Blues Challenge in Memphis in 2003, blues guitarist and singer/songwriter Fiona Boyes has been carving a nice little niche for herself in the blues music world. Fiona has gained much respect from…

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DIESEL-Days Like These

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

DIESEL- Days Like These September 10, 2008 | Author: Greg Phillips The career path taken by singer, songwriter and ace guitarist Diesel has never been easily defined nor intentionally mapped out. From frontman of Johnny Diesel and the Injectors, to ARIA Award winning solo artist,  a six year stint in New…

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DAVID BRIDIE -Succumb

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

DAVID BRIDIE – Succumb September 10, 2008 | Author: Greg Phillips David Bridie is a survivor. He has been able to carve out a music career in Australia for over two and half decades without ever having to compromise his integrity. His songwriting talent and musicianship has consistently impressed, whether it…

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CAM BUTLER

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

CAM BUTLER September 10, 2008 | Author: Greg Phillips There’s an adage often used in the music industry that suggests that the cream will always rise to the top. That given enough time, if you’re good enough your music will find a larger audience and ultimately succeed. However, if that…

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ARIA HALL OF FAME-MAX MERRITT

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2008

ARIA HALL OF FAME-MAX MERRITT September 10, 2008 | Author: Author: Greg Phillips Rock, soul and R n’B legend Max Merritt put jet lag aside to chat with Greg Phillips about his Hall of Fame induction. Photo by David Anderson “Excuse me, I’m a bit misty eyed”, said New Zealand born…

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MIKE NOGA’S ONE NIGHT STANDS

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - September 3, 2008

As part of the issue of Australian Musician that The Drones guest edited, their drummer Mike Noga wrote a wonderful piece on some of the beds that he has stayed in around the world while on tour with The Drones. It’s a tough job traveling the world laying down beats…

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