A Song for Everyone

Hosted by:

John Regan

The program is an eclectic mix of singer/songwriters with a healthy dose of up and coming Aussie talent.

A couple of days ago I recorded an interview with local Sydney, singer/songwriter Joel Leffler and you can hear the result following with a couple of his songs (“Love Thirsty”, “In My Pocket”) as well as his new single “Auburn Hair”. You can learn more about Joel at his web site  https://joelleffler.com/ . (posted 19th October 2017)


We’re talking this week with local Sydney duo Franky and Wendy and playing a few of their songs including their debut single. Tracks to enjoy are “(I Should Have Been) Wise”, “Flowers”, and the new single “Cry”. You can learn more of Franky and Wendy on the Facebook page  Franky and Wendy Duo

This week’s interview is with Sydney singer/songwriter Matt Boylan-Smith who is just about to release a new single. You can hear the interview and some tracks (“Beacon in the Sky”, “Johnny” and the new single “We Can Be Together”) from his catalogue following. You can learn more about Matt and where he is playing on his web site https://www.mattboylansmith.com/ (posted 5th October 2017)

This week’s interview is with Irish singer/songwriter Declan O’Rourke. You can hear the interview and the tracks “Slieve Bloom” and “Sarah” from his current album “In Full Colour” by clicking on the tab below. You can get more information on Declan and his Australian tour at his web site https://declanorourke.com/  (posted 28th September 2017)

Recently I recorded an interview with Brisbane based singer/songwriter Lizzie Flynn  who’s just released the album “You And The Open Sky” and is currently touring the East Coast promoting the album. You can hear the interview and tracks from the album ( “Prisoner In My Own Town”, “Awakening” and “It Takes A Lot Not To End Up Dead”) following.  You can learn more about Lizzie Flynn and her tour dates at http://www.lizzieflynn.com/ (posted 24th Sep. 2017)

Following is an interview with singer/songwriter Brenley MacEachern who forms one half of the Canadian award winning duo Madison Violet who will be touring Australia in mid to late September and promoting their new album “The Knight Sessions”. You can hear the interview and some tracks (“These Ships”, “Ohio”, “Same Sun”)  from the album following.  You can learn more about Madison Violet and their tour dates at https://www.madisonviolet.com/ (posted 14 th September 2017)

This week’s interview is with singer/songwriter Hayley Marsten. She’s got a new album out, “Lonestar” and you can hear the interview and the following tracks (Second Fiddle, Until You & Lonestar) by clicking on the tab below. You can get more information on Haley from her web page https://hayleymarsten.com/ (posted 7th September 2017)

Following is an interview with singer/songwriter Emma Dykes with a few tracks from her new album “Pay It Forward”. Tracks played are “Man of the House”, “Meant to Be” and her new single from the album “Two Birds”. You can learn more about Emma on her web site: https://emmadykes.com/ (posted 31st August 2017)

This week’s interview is with singer/songwriter Scott Graham. He’s got a new album out, “Into the Sun” and you can hear the interview and the following tracks (Little Minds, Running From Yourself & Into the Sun) by clicking on the tab below. You can get more information on Scott from his facebook page https://www.facebook.com/scottgrahammusic/ (posted 25th August 2017)

Following is an interview with singer/songwriter Sam Buckingham who resides in Byron Bay and has just finished a tour of the east coast to promote her new album “The Water”. You can hear the interview and some tracks from her album following. Tracks played are “The Water”, “Marina” and “In My Baby’s Arms”. You can learn more about Sam on her web site http://www.sambuckingham.com/ (posted 17 th August 2017)

This week’s interview is with Melbourne singer/songwriter Hannah Cameron. She’s got a new single “No Pen of Mine” and she also plays a couple of tracks from her back catalogue, “Time Kill” and “I May Explode”. You can get more information on Hannah from her facebook page https://www.facebook.com/hannahcameronmusic/ (posted 10th August 2017)

Following is an interview with singer/songwriter Tami Neilson. Originally from Canada, she gave up a very successful North American career for love when she married a Kiwi and moved to New Zealand. You can hear the interview and some tracks from her album “Don’t Be Afraid” following. Tracks played are “Holy Moses”, “Don’t Be Afraid” and “Loco Mama”. You can learn more about Tami and her up coming Australian tour at her web site http://www.tamineilson.com/ (posted 3rd August 2017)

This week’s interview is with Sydney singer/songwriter Ben Ransom (with a little help from his 4 year old son, Sam). He’s got a new album out later this year and he plays a track from this forthcoming album as well as a couple of previously released numbers. Tracks played are “Dry Town”, “Bourbon and Sunsets” and “Let’s Go Driving”. You can get more information on Ben from his web site https://www.ransommusic.com/ (posted 27th July 2017)

Below are the highlights from our guest DJ segment with local Sydney singer/songwriter Gerrit Gmel, the driving force behind the group Citizen of the World. Gerrit  plays a couple of tracks from the group’s new EP, “Memories In My Head” as well as some of his personal favourites by other artists. Tracks are:

  • For A While – Citizen of the World
  • Window to the Sky – Kim Churchill
  • I Found – Amber Run
  • Moving Mountains – The Brevet
  • P.S. – Citizen of the World

You can get more details on Citizen of the World by visiting the web site : http://citizenoftheworldmusic.com/ (posted 20th July 2017)

Following is an interview with Jack Robbins, a singer/songwriter from Melbourne who is Forever Son. He’s just released an album, 10 Months” and you can hear the interview and some tracks from the album following. For more information on Forever Son and tour dates you can go to www.facebook.com/foreversonmusic/ (posted 6th July 2017)

Today the interview is with American virtuoso slide guitarist Sonny Landreth, a man of whom Clapton has said “Landreth is one of the most advanced guitarists in the world”. It’s easier to say who this guy has not worked with rather than who he has but his range is such that he can fit in with, on the one hand, Jimmy Buffett and , on the other Derek Trucks and everybody in between.He introduces 3 tracks from his new album “Recorded Live at LaFayette” and they are “Blues Attack”, “Back To Bayou Teche” and “Walkin’ Blues”. (posted 29th June 3017)

Following is an interview with Aussie singer/songwriter Larissa Tandy who now lives in Canada but is currently on tour in Australia promoting her debut album “The Grip”. You can find out more about Larissa and her tour dates at her web site http://www.larissatandy.com/ (posted June 22nd 2017)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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