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THE MAGNIFICENT 7 Oz ROCKERS – R.I.P.

Bon, Johnny, Billy, Daryl, Doc, Jim & Stevie – Now Rockin’ In Peace. With the passing of Stevie Wright ex Easybeats, it got me thinking of fellow Oz rockers who  had gone before him. This is only the tip of the rock block ! Ironically, all the guys were Australian musos through and through, but only two were born here, Daryl Cotton...

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‘Give Peace A Chance’ – But Do They Really WANT To ?

We know the title of the song, we know the song and we know where John & Yoko were coming from when they recorded it in 1969…  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yU0JuE1jTk  But has anything really changed ? It’s been 46 years , that’s right 4 decades+ since John Lennon felt compelled to write that song. He was obviously concerned at...

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The A to Z Of Australia Day Music 2015

A simple alphabetical tour of Oz Music format, that anyone can play or play with to create your own A to Z playlist(s). Maybe even record and broadcast/podcast (subject to applicable fees) ! So here’s my 26 surname ‘sample’ of Australian Music, that grabs my ear – WARNING – It is diverse ! Ariel – Jamaican Farewell ...

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God, People Are Weird And I Too Have My Faults (many !)

Every day in my working life I see, experience and hear things from fellow ‘Adults’ and think – “Sheesh” or worse still. I have a theory that as life in the rapid fire world we live in goes forth, human logic and courtesy often goes backwards. By day, I work in advertising sales. After hours I do some freelance writing and...

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Into Train Music ?

I LOVE music ! And there have been some great TRAIN ‘tracks’ (sorry ) over the years, either about trains – real or fictitious –  and by TRAIN. They even came up with some dance moves in the 60′s, inspired by a train. Now, ALL ABOARD !!! Here for your listening and visual pleasure is my Top 10 train inspired songs… #10...

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