Inside Mount Hunter Country Music Stampede: An Interview with Artist & Co-Organiser Drew McAlister

From October 12 – 14th 2018, Mick Kearney’s K-Ranch will turn into a hub of country music as it once again hosts the annual Mount Hunter Country Music Stampede. With an impressive list of artists including from Adam Brand, Adam Harvey and Jasmine Rae (to name but a few), it’s set to be an event … Continue reading Inside Mount Hunter Country Music Stampede: An Interview with Artist & Co-Organiser Drew McAlister

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‘Wildfires’ Sparks a New Chapter in NZ Singer-Songwriter Jenny Mitchell’s Career

Three years after the release of her critically acclaimed debut album The Old Oak, NZ singer-songwriter Jenny Mitchell is returning to the fold with her latest single, Wildfires (the first from her soon-to-be released second album) and a tour of Australia in just a few weeks’ time. In this interview, she and I discuss what … Continue reading ‘Wildfires’ Sparks a New Chapter in NZ Singer-Songwriter Jenny Mitchell’s Career

Troy Cassar-Daley – Things I Carry Around (Album Review)

From Deadlys to ARIAs and Golden Guitars, it would seem that Australian country music artist Troy Cassar-Daley has won every accolade there is during his 30-year long career in the music industry, finding a special place in the hearts of nearly every Australian, regardless of music taste. His latest album, Things I Carry Around is … Continue reading Troy Cassar-Daley – Things I Carry Around (Album Review)

Crossing Over to The Dark Side: An Interview with The Glorious North’s PJ Devery

Alt country band The Glorious North have been skirting around the Australian country music scene for a while now, developing a loyal fanbase that has seen them become festival favourites. In 2016, they released their debut album, Welcome to the Glorious North. Their latest single from the record, The Widow has already received a fantastic … Continue reading Crossing Over to The Dark Side: An Interview with The Glorious North’s PJ Devery

Money Can’t Buy Class: An Interview with Hayley Marsten

Hayley Marsten’s latest single Money Can’t Buy Class (from her 2017 EP Lonestar) is a country-pop anthem for anyone who has ever been made to feel bad about themselves because of the way they dress and how they look. In this interview, we discuss the inspiration behind the song and its music video, career highlights and plans for a debut album.

Going Along for the Ride: An Interview with Australian Country Artist Grayson

Nashville-based Australian country music singer/songwriter Grayson (otherwise known as Michael Edser) has called the music business home since 2006. With four studio albums, international success and a potential career in TV and film-making, it would seem his diversity knows no bounds. In this interview, we talk about his latest single, Margarita, plans for a new album, and the changing landscape of Australian country music.