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BRIAN WILSON PERFORMS PET SOUNDS, MELBOURNE

Posted in Blog, Special Features    //    Post Date - April 7, 2016

Brian Wilson The Palais Theatre, St Kilda Sunday April 3rd 2016 Review by Michael Witheford. Photos by Mary Boukouvalas – www.whatsmyscene.com Brian Wilson sits on a couch by himself for two to three hours prior to each concert. Before that he’s forced to face the ordeal of saying hi to…

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PORT FAIRY FOLK FESTIVAL 2016 – WAITING FOR MR EARLE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 1, 2016

Waiting for Mr Earle Port Fairy Folk Festival 2016 report by Rob Walker Arriving at Port Fairy just on dusk is a great feeling after looking into the sun driving to the west for a few hours; on ‘Folkies Friday’ evening it’s particularly special, the movement, the anticipation, the reunions,…

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SIX QUIX WITH MAYFAIR KYTES

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 28, 2016

Austin and Matt from Mayfair Kytes go Six Quix with us ahead of the release of their debut album ‘Animus’ on April 1st.

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PERFORMANCE: MAYFAIR KYTES – ‘SLEEPYHEAD’

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 21, 2016

Matt and Austin from Mayfair Kytes perform an acoustic version of their new single ‘Sleepyhead’ from their debut album Animus (released April 1, 2016)

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WAM SONG OF THE YEAR 2015 NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 15, 2016

Late last week, WA’s premier song competition announced the WAM Song Of The Year 2015 nominees in 16 categories covering all genres. Vying for a share in $40,000 worth in prizes, leading the nominations pack is Joni In The Moon with four nods. Also scoring multiple nominations are Brayden Sibbald,…

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PERFORMANCE: KEVIN BORICH & GWYN ASHTON – ‘CUCKOO’

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - March 14, 2016

On March 9, 2016, Kevin Borich and Gwyn Ashton got together exclusively for Australian Musician for a chat and to play a few tunes. Here’s their version of Kevin’s song ‘Cuckoo’. Kevin Borich’s current album is ‘Totem’ http://www.kevinborich1.com/ Gwyn Ashton’s current album is ‘Radiogram’ http://www.gwynashton.com/

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ADOTG: VINTAGE ROCK IN THE YARRA VALLEY

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 14, 2016

A DAY ON THE GREEN- ROCHFORD WINERY MARCH 12 Hoodoo Gurus, Violent Femmes, Sunnyboys, Died Pretty, Ratcat. Words Greg Phillips. All pics Kerry Kissell The astute folks from A Day On The Green, in conjunction with the local traffic management authority had us weave through a labyrinth of country roads…

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WANNA FUND A DAVE GRANEY & CLARE MOORE FLICK?

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 10, 2016

Nick Cowan is a respected Melbourne-based filmmaker who has made a variety of short films and music videos for Melbourne underground artists. Now via a freshly launched Pozible campaign, he wants to make a film called “I’m Not Afraid To Be Heavy”, a documentary celebrating the career of Dave Graney…

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John Scofield, Spyro Gyra play exclusive Australian shows

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 10, 2016

Melbourne’s newest night club, Bird’s Basement has announced a stellar line-up of talent for its second month of operations. The program is highlighted by the appearance of John Scofield, one of the most distinctive and influential electric guitarists of the past 40 years. Scofield is a stylistic chameleon who has…

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VALE ROSS HANNAFORD. ONE OF THE GREATS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 8, 2016

The Australian music community is in mourning after news of the death of local guitar great Ross Hannaford at the age of 65. Whether you are familiar with Ross from his ground breaking Daddy Cool days, his Dianna Kiss residency at The Espy or even his busking at the South…

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