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ROSE WINTERGREEN – AURORA ARISES

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 28, 2014

Key links: www.rosewintergreen.com    www.launchbubble.com Melbourne based singer/songwriter Rose Wintergreen discusses the creation of her new mini-album ‘Aurora’ with Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips Bouyed by her 2013 win as Artist of the Year at the Australian Independent Music Awards (Electronic category) and also as a finalist in the prestigious Vanda and Young Songwriting…

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CHRIS DOHENY INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 21, 2014

After a stellar music career spanning decades, Geisha frontman, singer, songwriter and producer Chris Doheny finally delivers his first solo album and is keen to tell AM’s Greg Phillips all about it. When it comes to artistic output, prolific Australian singer, songwriter Chris Doheny takes the Jackson Pollock approach ……

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DOCTOR MORON’S GEAR!

Posted in Interviews    //    Post Date - December 13, 2014

Key Links: http://www.theislandofdoctormoron.com.au http://blog.rolandcorp.com.au/ INSIDE THE ROCK MUSICAL THE ISLAND OF DOCTOR MORON The New Olympia Theatre in Paddington went a little troppo recently thanks to the madness and mayhem of the homegrown, high-energy rock musical The Island of Doctor Moron. Greg Phillips caught up with house band drummer Andy…

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WATCH/NICK WALES – MUSIC COMPOSER – ‘AM I’ Dance production

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 30, 2014

As part of the 2014 Melbourne Festival, Sydney’s Shaun Parker & Company presented Am I, an ambitious dance production featuring the music of Nick Wales. Greg Phillips caught up with Nick on the set of the show to discuss the creation of the music and how he tries find that…

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HAMISH ANDERSON’S ‘RESTLESS’ YEARS

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 26, 2014

It wasn’t so long ago that singer, songwriter and guitarist Hamish Anderson was hawking his undiscovered bluesy wares on Triple J’s Unearthed. Now he flits between Melbourne and LA, recording and performing with some of the world’s finest musicians. As he tells Greg Phillips, life ain’t so bad at all….

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SIMON AYTON – KEEPING HIS TRAP SET

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 23, 2014

You think you know someone … you dig a little deeper and sometimes you discover that there’s a whole other world to them. Take Simon Ayton for example. For me and probably many others in the music products industry, he’s Roland Corporation’s Australian V-Drum guy, a talented drummer who presents…

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WATCH/CHUCK LEAVELL (ROLLING STONES) INTERVIEW PART 2

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 16, 2014

In Part 2 of our interview with Rolling Stones keyboard player Chuck Leavell, we discuss his stage gear, his websites and his bucket list. Interview by Greg Phillips. Film and edit by James Phillips. Wide shots using Sony Music Video Recorder courtesy www.trc.com.au Chuck’s website: 
http://www.chuckleavell.com/ Mother Nature Network:
 http://www.mnn.com/…

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WATCH/CHUCK LEAVELL (ROLLING STONES) INTERVIEW PART 1

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 16, 2014

The Rolling Stones are currently on their 14 On Fire tour of Australia. Due to Mick Jagger suffering a throat infection, the band unfortunately had to cancel their gig at Hanging Rock in country Victoria. Fortunately for us, it meant keyboard player Chuck Leavell had some time to chat with…

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BOMBAY ROCK! THE KONIAC NET

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 16, 2014

“It’s like a metaphorical net that you might get stuck or entangled with but you don’t and everything happens for a reason,” explains David Abraham of the origins of the name of his band, The Koniac Net. “When you are given two paths in life, metaphorical paths. You choose path…

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CAITLIN ARCHIBALD

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 9, 2014

Melbourne based singer, songwriter Caitlin Archibald has busked, gigged, and toured intermittently since she was a young teen. Life however, has got in the way of Caitlin delivering her debut album. That’s all about to change, as the tracks she has been recording this year with producer/engineer Craig Pilkington will…

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