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DINOSAUR JR

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 13, 2007

DINOSAUR JR June 13, 2007 | Author: Steve Tauschke Two decades after sparking in an indie-rock explosion, American power trio Dinosaur Jr is back, remastered and reunited for a new generation. Steve Tauschke speaks with singer-guitarist J Mascis. If you’re searching for the missing link between Neil Young’s 70s proto-grunge and the…

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DALLAS FRASCA

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 13, 2007

DALLAS FRASCA June 13, 2007 | Author: Eva Roberts EVERY now and then a voice comes along that makes you stop in your tracks and listen, and in an industry that is fraught with commercialism, an emergence of real talent is a breath of fresh air. It is no surprise then…

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JESSICA PAIGE-JB SEED GRANT RECIPIENT

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 16, 2007

JESSICA PAIGE-JB SEED GRANT RECIPIENT March 16, 2007 | Author: Greg Phillips. pic by Marty Williams The JB Seed Arts Grant Fund was created to help develop genuine artistic expression in Australia. It was the brainchild of John Butler and his partner Danielle Caruana and since it’s inception in 2005,…

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JOHN BUTLER- GRAND NATIONAL

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 16, 2007

JOHN BUTLER- GRAND NATIONAL March 16, 2007 | Author: Greg Phillips The man greeting us at the door of a swish modern suite in a flash Melbourne apartment block is John Butler. There’s something odd about the sight of Butler in this environment, in the same sense you’d ponder a…

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KEV CARMODY

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 13, 2007

KEV CARMODYMarch 13, 2007 | Author: Eva Roberts When Kev Carmody was penning lyrics to some of his most spellbinding songs, the artists who have performed them on the new Carmody tribute album were little more than a glimmer in their parents’ eyes. Yet they have managed to take the prolific…

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DIESEL

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 13, 2007

DIESEL March 13, 2007 | Author: Joe Matera Diesel is one of those rare talents who has immense popular appeal and is also a musician’s musician. His guitar playing is nothing short of extraordinary. His music is uniquely original and inventive; an immaculate fusion of rock and soul. As a performer…

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CHIMAIRA

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 13, 2007

CHIMAIRA March 13, 2007 | Author: Reza Nasseri Cleveland metalcore outift Chimaira describe their sound as a “twelve testicle bulldozer” and this is probably an understatement when describing the bands’ forthcoming release, “Resurrection”. Reza Nasseri  spoke to lead guitarist, Rob Arnold about the new album, touring and other quirks associated with…

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A DAY ON THE GREEN SCORES 100!

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - March 13, 2007

A DAY ON THE GREEN SCORES 100! March 13, 2007 | Author: Greg Phillips Chrissie Hynde, Josh Pyke and Michael & Anthea Newton chat and celebrate 100 A Day On The Green shows The one hundredth A Day On The Green show was recently staged at Scotchman’s Hill in Portarlington, Victoria….

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TOMMY EMMANUEL-MOST RESPECTED IN 2006 READERS’ POLL

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 4, 2006

TOMMY EMMANUEL-MOST RESPECTED IN 2006 READERS’ POLL December 4, 2006 | Author: Greg Phillips Australian Musician readers voted Tommy Emmanuel as our Most Respected Musician in the 2066 Readers Poll. Greg Phillips caught up with the man and delivered the news. GP: Last year you won the category for Best Ever…

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PETER GARRETT-FLAT CHAT POLITICIAN

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 4, 2006

PETER GARRETT-FLAT CHAT POLITICIAN December 4, 2006 | Author: Greg Phillips As lead singer of Midnight Oil, one of Australia’s most political yet successful bands, Peter Garret had always managed to keep his integrity intact. When he joined the Australian Labor Party via the safe seat of Kingsford Smith, a…

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