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SIX QUIX WITH PRETTY BLEAK

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - October 21, 2019

‘Jawline’ is the fab debut single by Melbourne pop rockers PRETTY BLEAK. Developing their new music between vocalist Sam Thomas’ home studio and Homesurgery Recordings in Melbourne, Pretty Bleak brought engineer Jon Grace (Bakers Eddy) onboard the project to add some mixing finesse to tie up its final form. A final…

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BAD//DREEMS: THE ‘DOOMSDAY BALLET’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 21, 2019

“It’s pretty weird, none of us have ever been in a band where we have had two albums to choose from and now we have three, so it will be interesting having too many songs,” Bad//Dreems guitarist Alex Cameron tells me as he contemplates the set list for the band’s…

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SIX QUIX WITH ALISTER TURRILL

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 18, 2019

Ahead of his Darebin Music Feast gig at 6pm on Friday 25 October at Wesley Anne, Alister Turrill goes Six Quix with us! It would be a generalisation to group Queenscliff’s Alister Turrill with other young roots players. His playing style blends a true form of blues with complex song…

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SISTERS OF MERCY: AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 15, 2019

A brief chat between cigarettes with Andrew Eldritch of the Sisters of Mercy. By Baz Bardoe I had heard that Andrew Eldritch could be a bit tricky to interview but what I was finding difficult was getting through to him in his hotel in Germany. I kept getting the busy…

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MARTIN CILIA : THE ‘SHADOWMAN’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 15, 2019

Martin Cilia is Australia’s self-proclaimed premier surf rock guitarist and he certainly has the credentials to back the claim up. Growing up in Essex in the UK, Martin was exposed to the instrumental guitar licks of Hank Marvin and The Shadows at a very early age through his father’s reel…

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EXCLUSIVE: FENDER CEO PROMISES RETURN OF THE BROADCASTER & MORE!

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - October 14, 2019

From humble beginnings in Whitburn, a small town wedged between two of Scotland’s biggest cities Glasgow and Edinburgh,  where he played in punk bands as a teen, Andy Mooney eventually crossed the Atlantic to make a name for himself in the business world in America, achieving great success, firstly at…

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SIX QUIX WITH KING COYOTE

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 13, 2019

Australian rockers King Coyote have recently announced their killer new single Coca Cola, an energetic romp inspired by chasing true love, out now Coca Cola is the first taste of the upcoming King Coyote EP Wild, a fine example of old school rock n roll, set for release on November…

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SIX QUIX WITH PARKER

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 13, 2019

Gifted visual artist, songwriter and musician PARKER has released a new single Can’t Keep Waiting, a once-in-a-lifetime song, one that soundtracks a grand leap into the unknown and away from everything comfortable and safe. PARKER has also announced a cinematic video clip to accompany the track, made in collaboration with…

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LLOYD SPIEGEL: CUT AND RUN – POST & PRE-TOUR PONDERATION

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 8, 2019

Australian blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and performer Lloyd Spiegel is a troubadour in the true sense of the word, a wandering minstrel traversing the world telling his stories in song, while at the same time collecting new ones. Lloyd has just released his 10th album Cut and Run, an exploration…

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KIRK FLETCHER: THE 2020 AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 8, 2019

Acclaimed soulful, blues guitarist Kirk Fletcher is returning to Australia next February to play a series of gigs. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with Kirk on the phone to chat about his career, the current album Hold On and the upcoming tour. In any band-friendly venue in any town…

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