Holiday From My Dreams

sean mcmahon & the moonmen

A little while back, I reviewed Shiner by Australian indie-roots outfit Sean McMahon & the Moonmen (MGM).  A new video has been released of a track from this impressive release, ‘Holiday From My Dreams’:

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Sweet Jean’s ‘Main Street’

New Video and Tour Dates

Melbourne Duo Sweet Jean

img_2195Sweet Jean’s new album Monday to Friday is very imposing read my full review.

The duo (Alice Keath and Sime Nugent) has released a video for their new single ‘Main Street’, ahead of an East Coast tour in support of their stellar new release.

‘Main Street’ draws loosely on 1980 New Wave and William Blake’s Songs of Innocence and Experience.  It is about changing and fallible beliefs, memories, and aspirations as we grow up.

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Marlon Williams – ‘Hello Miss Lonesome’


Marlon Williams – photo Jim Jacob

Marlon Williams on US TV

Marlon Williams & The Yarra Benders put in a great performance of ‘Hello Miss Lonesome’ for Conan on US television this week.  The song comes from his debut eponymous album which was a classy and totally individual release.  Read my review.

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Sarah Jarosz – ‘House of Mercy’


Sarah Jarosz (left) with Sara Watkins and Aoife O’Donovan – photo Jim Jacob

Highly talented singer/songwriter/instrumentalist Sarah Jarosz has released a new song ‘House of Mercy’, co-written by her and Jedd Hughes.   Continue reading

Smokey & The Mirror


Smokey & The Mirror – photo Jim Jacob

Smokey & The Mirror are husband and wife duo Bryan and Bernice Hembree, originally members of folk/bluegrass trio 3 Penny Acre.

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Darrell Scott and Guy Clark

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Lachlan Bryan & The Wildes – ‘The Mountain’ 

Today’s Top Tune – 18Mar16

Australian singer/songwriter Lachlan Bryan has released a video of the title track of his latest album The Mountain (2016).  Here it is.

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