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DAVEY LANE: THE ‘DON’T BANK YOUR HEART ON IT’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 16, 2020

Davey Lane has released his brand new solo album Don’t Bank Your Heart On It, an LP that truly signals his arrival as a songwriter and singer to match his musical skills… and he has done so with some of his greatest musical allies from Jimmy Barnes, Todd Rundgren, Vika…

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KING CANYON INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 15, 2020

Melbourne guitarist James Ryan and singer Jimmy Cupples formed King Canyon in March, just as the world began to shut down. Ironically, the project would never have existed if not for the crazy events of this year. With minimal discussion or prompting, the pair trialed a collaboration via email and…

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LRB ’s Beeb Birtles & Graeham Goble’s NAMM Oral History Interview

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 9, 2020

Recently, the team at the NAMM Oral History Project were able to capture two fantastic interviews with members of the Little River Band. Guitarist, Songwriter, Beeb Birtles, and Songwriter, Guitarist, Graeham Goble share where their passion for music came from and what it was like discovering the harmonies they could create. Interviews by…

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EGOISM: ‘ON OUR MINDS’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 5, 2020

EGOISM is a duo made up of childhood friends Scout Eastment and Olive Rush. They’re from the inner west of Sydney and create dreamy emotional guitar pop. Scout and Olive taught each other how to write songs; running melodies and lyrics past each other on the bus to school. Self-described as…

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DAVE MASON: THE ‘ALONE TOGETHER … AGAIN’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 2, 2020

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of his first solo album, Dave Mason has reimagined that iconic release with ‘Alone Together…Again’. Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips spoke to Dave via Zoom about the album, his gear and his work on classic rock songs such as Hole In My Shoe with Traffic,…

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EMPIRE MUSIC STUDIOS/STUDIO 52’S PAUL HIGGINS INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 29, 2020

Located at 9-11 Northern Road, Heidelberg West, Empire Music Studios/Studio 52 is Melbourne’s brand new premier studio facility with a 35 year history. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips sat down with studio owner Paul Higgins to discuss the new studio, as well as Kool Skools, the fabulous school recording project which…

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CAM GILES: THE ‘DARKER’ ALBUM INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 27, 2020

In celebration of Leonard Cohen’s 86th birthday, Melbourne-based singer, composer Cam Giles has released a new album, “Darker – Songs from Leonard Cohen.” Launched in September on Ambition Records via Sony Music, Cam’s new album contains 16 classic Cohen songs including some of his most celebrated compositions and some that…

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GRAHAM HOSKINS – CONCEPT MUSIC PERTH 40TH ANNIVERSARY INTERVIEW

Posted in Interviews, Special Features    //    Post Date - October 26, 2020

This year, Perth music retail store Concept Music celebrates 40 years of servicing the needs of WA musicians. We spoke to Concept Music owner Graham Hoskins about the history of the store, changes in music retail, and celebrating 40 years in the business. About Concept Music: Concept Music is an…

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TYRONE NOONAN: THE ‘UTOPIA?’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 23, 2020

ARIA award-winning artist Tyrone Noonan has today (Oct 23) released ‘Utopia?’, his second album. Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips sat down with Tyrone over Zoom to chat about the creation of the album Ty Noonan began a multi-faceted solo career following 10 years with george, a Brisbane band fronted alongside his…

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ZAC CHILDS INTERVIEW (TRUETONE PEDALS/ ASKZAC.COM)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 22, 2020

Zac Childs, Director Of International and Distributor Sales at Truetone pedals and power supplies is also a working Nashville musician and YouTube presenter, with his own popular channel Ask Zac Additionally, Zac has performed with and worked as a guitar tech for country music star Brad Paisley. Australian Musician’s Greg…

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