Spectrum & Madder Lake at Way Out West Sunday March 28, 2021

I hadn't seen these 2 bands play since February 23, 2020 & that was also a Way Out West show. In the past the system has been Spectrum in the first half; Madder Lake in the second half. But on Sunday that was reversed. Spectrum played many of the songs the audience would be expecting … Continue reading Spectrum & Madder Lake at Way Out West Sunday March 28, 2021

Michael Gudinski’s role in Split Enz early days in Australia

During the week we heard the sad news that Michael Gudinski had died, aged just 68. Tributes have flowed in from musicians in Australia, the UK, New Zealand. Tributes also came from high profile US musicians like Bruce Springsteen. Michael did some great work for Kiwi acts & here I want to address his very … Continue reading Michael Gudinski’s role in Split Enz early days in Australia

Wilbury Sessions – Field, See & Mason plus 3

Last night (Thursday March 4, 2021) Lindsay Field, Sam See and Glyn Mason played at the Athenaeum Theatre in Melbourne along with James Black (ex-Mondo Rock & a regular on Rockwiz), drummer Angus Burchall (John Farnham Band) & multi-instrumentalist, bass player Paul Cartwright (who has played with Brian Cadd, Glenn Shorrock & others). Sam was … Continue reading Wilbury Sessions – Field, See & Mason plus 3