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Guest Editorial from Clare Bowditch

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

Guest Editorial from Clare Bowditch November 29, 2007 | Author: Clare Bowditch Clare’s Australian Musician editorial and explanation as to why we presented an all-female issue back in 2007 Edition 52, the Ms Musician Edition of Australian Musician, owes it’s inception to a special feature embedded in the 50th edition…

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SALUTING OUR SEMINAL WOMAN ROCKERS

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

November 29, 2007 | Author: Claire Hedger Long before Missy Higgins, Adalita, Clare Bowditch and co, there were other equally as talented female artists, that to this day haven’t had the kudos they deserve. Claire Hedger salutes our seminal female rockers. The majestic Regatta Hotel is an historic pub in the Brisbane…

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RIDING IN CARS WITH BOYS

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

RIDING IN CARS WITH BOYS November 29, 2007 | Author: Danielle O’Donohue As part of our all-female issue edited by Clare Bowditch, Danielle O’Donohue explored the issues facing girls who play in bands with guys So girls, hands up who wants to be in a band? All you need is an…

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AUSTRALIA’S GREAT INDUSTRY UNSUNG

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

AUSTRALIA’S GREAT INDUSTRY UNSUNG November 29, 2007 | Author: Mary Mihelakos Sometimes it feels as though women have completely fallen off the radar when we talk about the music industry. Women have been there all along, performing and working behind the scenes. They are CEOs of companies, promoters, managers, agents, engineers,…

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R.E.S.P.E.C.T (Baby I Got It)

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

R.E.S.P.E.C.T. (Baby I Got It) November 29, 2007 | Author: Kathy McCabe Kathy McCabe’s piece on female artists for the Clare Bowditch edited all-female issue in 2007 was another acclaimed article. Whether survivors of a lifetime in the trenches or thrust more recently into the mainstream music industry, these women have…

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ANNUAL READERS’ POLL RESULTS 2007

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

ANNUAL READERS’ POLL RESULTS 2007 November 29, 2007 | Author: Australian Musician As part of the all-female issue, we conducted a female artist only readers poll Most Respected Australian female artist: 1 Sarah Blasko 2 Missy Higgins 3 Kate Ceberano Most Respected Australian International female artist: 1 PJ Harvey 2…

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Music, The Road & Motherhood

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 29, 2007

Music, The Road & Motherhood November 29, 2007 | Author: Peggy Frew Peggy Frew plays bass and sings in Art of Fighting. her partner Mick Turner plays guitar in Dirty Three. When I started playing music with friends in the late 90s, I never imagined we’d still be playing together…

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IAN MOSS & CHRIS CHENEY TALK GUITAR!

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - September 10, 2007

IAN MOSS & CHRIS CHENEY TALK GUITAR! September 10, 2007 | Author: Greg Phillips. Photos by Marty Williams The ABBA tribute band was churning out passable cover versions of the Swedish icon’s hits in an inner suburban rehearsal complex, oblivious to the fact that today, two of Australia’s all time…

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MUSIC STORE FAQs

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - July 5, 2007

MUSIC STORE FAQs July 5, 2007 | Author: Eva Roberts Shopping for the perfect instrument to suit different musical needs is never an easy task. For beginners stepping into a dedicated music shop with instruments lined along the walls, asking for assistance can be a daunting prospect. Australian Musician’s Eva Roberts chatted…

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The 50 Most Significant Moments in Australian Pop/Rock History

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - June 19, 2007

The 50 Most Significant Moments in Australian Pop/Rock History June 19, 2007 | Author: Australian Musician Back in 2007, for the 50th issue of national quarterly Australian Musician, we got together a panel of respected music writers to decide upon the 50 Most Significant Moments in Australian Pop/Rock. Holed up…

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