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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: AYLA

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 10, 2020

Australian Musician catches up with Queensland-based pop artist Ayla to chat about what she’s been doing in lockdown, her career, the new single “Go Slow’ and her guitars. In 2014, at just 18-years of age, Queensland-based pop artist Ayla released her debut single ‘Wish I Was’, which immediately gained attention…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: ROBYN FERGUSON (SOUTH AFRICA)

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

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with South African-based guitarist/composer Robyn Ferguson for a chat about life in lockdown in South Africa, her career, recordings and gear, including her Ibanez Guitars endorsement. Multi-award winning South African guitarist and composer Robyn Ferguson is widely known for her energetic stage performances and…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: HATTIE OATES

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - May 28, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats with Tamworth-based singer songwriter Hattie Oates about life in lockdown, her new single ‘High’ (out May 29) and the tools she uses to create her music. At only 16, Tamworth-based artist Hattie Oates was a 2017 graduate of the CMAA Junior Academy. Over the course…

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JOE SATRIANI ‘SHAPESHIFTING’ AUSTRALIAN EXCLUSIVE PT 2

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - May 25, 2020

Shapeshifting is guitar legend Joe Satriani’s 18th studio album and has rocketed straight to the upper regions of the record charts. In part two of this Australian exclusive, Australian Musician’s Nic Nighthawk caught up with Joe, swimming in a green screen to chat about the album, his relationship with Ibanez…

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JOE SATRIANI ‘SHAPESHIFTING’ AUSTRALIAN EXCLUSIVE PT 1

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

Shapeshifting is guitar legend Joe Satriani’s 18th studio album and has rocketed straight to the upper regions of the record charts. In part one of this Australian exclusive, Australian Musician’s Nic Nighthawk caught up with Joe via Skype to chat about the album and life in isolation and found him…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: DIP ROAD DOGS

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

Reemerging from that dusty dirt track deep in the Mallee are the Dip Road Dogs, who have today dropped their their new EP, Shakshuka. AM’s Greg Phillips chats to the band’s laconic Dave and Jack about life in isolation and the new EP Dip Road Dogs are back with some…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: LACH CASKEY (LAST DINOSAURS)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - May 12, 2020

Formed in Brisbane over a decade ago, Last Dinosaurs have consistently delivered a contagious brand of guitar-based pop rock, which has seen them travel the globe performing at sell out headline shows and picking up additional fans in the U.S.A, South America, SE Asia, Spain, U.K, Germany and the Netherlands….

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KAREN LEE ANDREWS: BLUES ON BROADBEACH ‘BANDWIDTH’ INTERVIEW

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

Keeping their chin up and forging ahead during the Covid-19 crisis, the good folks at the Blues on Broadbeach festival now present Bandwidth, a virtual showcase capturing live music performances from some of your favourite Blues on Broadbeach 2020 artists – all from the comfort of their own homes. Self-isolating…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: KIT

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

An integral part of the beloved Australian group All Our Exes Live In Texas, Kit (otherwise known as Katie Wighton) has released her debut solo release, Good Guy, a gritty, guitar-led powerhouse of a single. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips spoke to Kit via Skype to check how she’s doing in…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: HUSKY

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

Melbourne’s favourite harmony-based acoustic pop/rock band Husky have just released a gorgeous new single Cut Myself Loose, a taste of the upcoming long-player Stardust Blues, to be released on August 7th. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips spoke with the band’s main man Husky Gawenda about life in lockdown, the single, the…

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