The Lockdown Sessions is the newest release from Melbourne based singer-songwriter Aaron Schembri, featuring mainly acoustic cover versions of songs which have been influential to his musical development. Plus the album includes a couple of originals, which have also been significant for Aaron. It’s the follow up to his acclaimed 2019 release City Lights. On The Lockdown Sessions, Aaron performs songs by John Fogerty (Fogerty was the first concert he went to with his father), Jackson Browne, Neil Young, Jimmy Reed, The Eagles, The Beatles, Ross Wilson and more.
Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips caught up with Aaron Schembri via Zoom to chat about his new album, The Lockdown Sessions.
The album was recorded live at GM Sound Studios and can be found on Spotify, Apple Music, and all major streaming platforms.