Bridge of Love

Bridge of Love

EP Released in 1994 Bridge of Love THE BAND Dobe Newton – Vocals, Lagerphone, Whistle, Bush Percussion  |  Roger Corbett – Vocals, Bass  |  Mark Oats – Fiddle  |  Pete Malone – Guitars  |  Melanie Williamson – Accordion  |  Pete Drummond – Drums....
For the record

For the record

There are only a few Australian artists who manage to enjoy an extensive recording career. One reason is the relatively small home market in which locals compete with one another and a huge international catalogue for a share of the consumer’s discretionary music...
The Bushwackers Experience

The Bushwackers Experience

Circa 1977-1980Fitzroy, MelbourneOn any given Friday night in Melbourne between about 1977 and 1980, before Random Breath Testing and noise regulations stifled our world-famous live music scene, you could go to the ‘Dan O’Connell Hotel’ in Fitzroy...
50 years in the making

50 years in the making

When a group of Melbourne University students gathered to share their love of traditional music in 1971, little did they realise that they were establishing a musical ‘institution’. There had been ‘bush bands’ before, but none captured the public’s imagination to such...