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JOE CAMILLERI: THE BLACK SORROWS BLUES ON BROADBEACH INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 4, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats to local music legend Joe Camilleri about The Black Sorrows appearance at Blues on Broadbeach in May. “At night you’ve got all the lights, people out in apartments and it is quite exciting,” Australian rock legend Joe Camilleri tells me. His iconic band The Black…

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MARK EVANS: ROSE TATTOO ‘OUTLAWS’ ALBUM INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 3, 2020

The great Australian pub rock sound was originally forged by volume vikings Billy Thorpe and Lobby Lloyd back in the early 70s. It was further flamed by bands like AC/DC, Rose Tattoo, and The Angels later in the 70s, refined by the production skills of studio geniuses Harry Vanda and…

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JOSHUA BATTEN: ‘The City Within’ Album Interview

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 1, 2020

We caught up with Melbourne-based Roots-Rock Singer-Songwriter Joshua Batten to discuss his new album ’The City Within’. It’s the debut full-length studio album by Joshua and his second major release overall following the mini-album “Searching For Answers” in 2017. A new single “At The End Of The Day” is available…

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KIM CHURCHILL BLUES ON BROADBEACH 2020 INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 26, 2020

Blues on Broadbeach, one of the largest FREE music events in Australia will be held May 14-17, 2020. Almost 70 acts will perform at the 2020 Festival including Tommy Emmanuel, Gaby Moreno, Karise Eden, Bondi Cigars and more, with a new announcement of acts due on March 5. One of…

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THE EXPLOITED: AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 24, 2020

The Exploited: Ten minutes of total anarchy as Baz Bardoe interviews the legendary Wattie Buchan Riots…….fights…..trashed hotel rooms…..controversy…..legions of lineup changes…..for an incredible forty years Wattie Buchan has been vocalist and leader of punk’s premier vortex of anger, anarchy and violence The Exploited. In all of that time he has…

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MARK KING: LEVEL 42 AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 21, 2020

This year, UK 80’s funk-rock icons Level 42 celebrate their 40th year as a band and surprisingly have never toured Australia … until now that is! This superb Mark King-led seven piece band will finally tour Australia and New Zealand for the first time ever this May! Level 42 left…

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ANDY LEFTWICH: NAMM ORAL HISTORY INTERVIEW AM EDIT

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 20, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with Four-time Grammy winning, acclaimed fiddle/mandolin player and Ricky Skaggs band member Andy Leftwich for an in-depth interview about his career and gear at the Winter NAMM Show this year. The interview was conducted for NAMM’s Oral History archive. The NAMM Oral History Collection…

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TAL WILKENFELD INTERVIEW – JANUARY 2020

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 8, 2020

Ahead of her Bluesfest debut and Australian side shows, the multi-talented Tal Wilkenfeld chats to us about her career, gear, the new album Love Remains, being honoured at the She Rocks Awards, and how much this Australian tour and Bluesfest appearance will mean to her. Tal Wilkenfeld is an Australian-born,…

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NAMM 2020: TRIS IMBODEN: NAMM ORAL HISTORY INTERVIEW AM EDIT

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 7, 2020

Australian Musician caught up with acclaimed drummer Tris Imboden (Chicago, Kenny Loggins, Neil Diamond and more) for an in depth interview at the Winter NAMM Show this year. The interview was conducted for NAMM’s Oral History archive. The NAMM Oral History Collection is unique, unlike any other collection in the…

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SUZI QUATRO: NAMM ORAL HISTORY INTERVIEW AM EDIT

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 3, 2020

Australian Musician caught up with American rock legend Suzi Quatro for an in depth interview at the Winter NAMM Show this year. Suzi was in town to be honoured at the 8th annual She Rocks Awards. We spoke about her beginnings, her long, successful career, her bass gear, the She…

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