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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: LUKA BLOOM

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 31, 2020

Irish born singer songwriter Luka Bloom is a troubadour in the truest sense. He travels the world annually performing his stories to thousands of people and collects new tales along the way. For artistic, touring souls, the lockdown has been particularly hard but for Luka, he’s viewing the situation with…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: ANDY POWELL (WISHBONE ASH)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 30, 2020

Wishbone Ash is the British classic rock band that achieved much success in the early to mid seventies with popular albums such as Argus, There’s The Rub and Live Dates. Founding members Andy Powell and Ted Turner were known as pioneers of harmony twin guitar lines, influencing bands such as…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: JOSH PYKE – THE ‘ROME’ INTERVIEW

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

With the sun beaming through his studio window onto his face Josh Pyke chats about his new album ‘Rome’ (out today, August 28), his gear and being a creative rather than being pigeonholed as just a singer songwriter Rome is Pyke’s long-awaited follow-up to Pyke’s 2015 LP But For All These Shrinking Hearts – which…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: TOMMY BOYCE (THE CASANOVAS)

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

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats with Casanovas guitarist Tommy Boyce about their new record. Legendary Melbourne rockers The Casanovas release their 5th studio album ‘Reptilian Overlord’ today, August 28. Produced by iconic Australian studio guy Mark Opitz, the new album sees the band in top form displaying that confident swagger…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: DIESEL

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

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats with Diesel about his new album Sunset Suburbia (out August 28), life in lockdown and a new blues album he’s working on. After more than 30 years in the top tier of Australian rock, soul and blues, Diesel (Mark Lizotte) has delivered an album that…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: ANNE MCCUE

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

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips recently spoke with ex-pat Aussie guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and novelist Anne McCue to see what’s she’s been up to in lockdown Anne McCue is an Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist, music-recording producer, video director, and radio host who is currently based in Nashville, Tennessee. Anne has been…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: JONATHA BROOKE

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

Back in the 90s when we were flooded with CD submissions on a daily basis, I received an album called Plumb by Jonatha Brooke and The Story, an act out of Boston. I played the album over and over and couldn’t understand why Jonatha wasn’t a household name. Her lyrics…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: DAN KERBY (BLISS N ESO/28 DAYS DRUMMER)

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

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips recently caught up with Dan Kerby for a chat while in isolation to discuss his career and gear Dan Kerby is a Drummer/Educator based out of Melbourne Australia and Pearl drums, Zildjian cymbals and Vic Firth drumsticks endorsee. He currently plays drums for some of Australia’s…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: KEV CARMODY – ‘CANNOT BUY MY SOUL’ RE-ISSUE INTERVIEW

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

Indigenous Australian songwriting legend Kev Carmody is a man of many stories. A childhood spent working the land by day, droving cattle and observing the sky by night filled his head with imagination and wonder, which later came out in the form of song. Kev also developed a keen sense…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: DANIEL FURNARI (POLARIS)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 19, 2020

  Local metalcore outfit Polaris was one of the few bands that were able slot in a 2020 album release and tour it this year before Covid-19 spoiled everyone’s fun. On February 21 the band dropped their second album,The Death of Me in conjunction with a successful national tour to…

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