BIG SKY GIRLS ‘VOLUME ONE’ OUT NEXT MONTH

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 in News
BIG SKY GIRLS ‘VOLUME ONE’ OUT NEXT MONTH

The young voices of regional Queensland are about to be unleashed with the release of the very first ‘volume album next month. Over the past two years, our BIG SKY GIRLS has mentored 20 young emerging female singer songwriters from across regional and remote Queensland. With a team of incredible mentors including songwriters, musicians and […]

THE DAVE ORR BAND RELEASES ‘AS SOON AS I KNOW’

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 in News
THE DAVE ORR BAND RELEASES ‘AS  SOON AS I KNOW’

Dave Orr has spent more late nights in bars than most, playing with some of the finest musicians, ripping through deep-hearted blues. His guitar prowess is re-knowned not just here – but across the world. There have been several incarnations for Dave – from Numbers Radio who had several high rotation singles on triple j, Anonymous Heroes, and his work with […]

THE SOLIDER’S WIFE RETURNS FOR BLEACH FESTIVAL

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 in News
THE SOLIDER’S WIFE RETURNS FOR BLEACH FESTIVAL

Over the past five years, our very special team of songwriters Deb Suckling, Kristy Apps, Roz Pappalardo, Jackie Marshall and Emma Bosworth have been on a journey to document the stories of Australian war widows and wives or our serving men – and turn these highly personal stories into song. In April they will be […]

NEW TUNE AND WOODFORD DEBUT FOR DAVE ORR

Posted on Dec 16, 2018 in News
NEW TUNE AND WOODFORD DEBUT FOR DAVE ORR

The year is ending with a bang for Dave Orr with a new single and his first appearance at the Woodford Folk Festival. ‘Diamonds On My Dummy’ is the next taste of the new Dave Orr Band album, due out next year. Watch the clip now!   Dave and his band will also close out […]

WATCH JACKIE MARSHALL TEAR DOWN THE POWERHOUSE

Posted on Dec 16, 2018 in News
WATCH JACKIE MARSHALL TEAR DOWN THE POWERHOUSE

Jackie Marshall has always been in her element live, and that’s been beautifully captured with a powerful new live clip for the song ‘Darling Etc’. Shot by acclaimed filmmaker and long-time friend Justin Brown, the clip was captured at Jackie’s recent Brisbane Powerhouse album launch. The track is the latest take from Jackie’s new album […]

WE ARE MAKING NOISE AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Posted on Oct 16, 2018 in News
WE ARE MAKING NOISE AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Brisbane’s music community is raising its voice once again to speak out about violence against women. In 2015, local artists and industry took the lead in a major national campaign – #NotOn – which saw musicians use their powerful platform to speak up against the national tragedy that is family violence – a tragedy that […]

JACKIE MARSHALL PREPS NEW ALBUM ‘LILITH SHRUGS’ + TOUR DATES

Posted on Jul 19, 2018 in News
JACKIE MARSHALL PREPS NEW ALBUM ‘LILITH SHRUGS’ + TOUR DATES

It has been some time coming, but one of Australia’s most distinctive voices – Jackie Marshall – is set to release her first album in eight years. Named Lilith Shrugs the LP has been co-produced by Leigh Ivin (The Re-Mains) and is the result of extensive sessions in his studio, set in the majestic granite-rich […]

BIG SKY GIRLS 2018 ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

Posted on Jun 19, 2018 in News
BIG SKY GIRLS 2018 ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

From Cooktown in the Far North, to the beaches of the southern Gold Coast, the BIG SKY GIRLS project has once again discovered some of the incredible musical talent in our communities across Queensland. Turning the spotlight on musical talent from Queensland’s regional and remote communities is the focus of a unique mentoring project being […]

BIG SKY GIRLS RETURNS FOR 2018

Posted on May 9, 2018 in News
BIG SKY GIRLS RETURNS FOR 2018

Growing the music careers of young regional women is the focus of creative mentoring program BIG SKY GIRLS which is making its return in 2018. First launched last year, the BIG SKY GIRLS in an initiative of Brisbane music company SUGARRUSH Music and will see young female songwriters from regional Queensland supported through a six-month […]

NEW MUSIC FROM THE DAVE ORR BAND – ‘VALLEY BELOW’

Posted on May 9, 2018 in News
NEW MUSIC FROM THE DAVE ORR BAND – ‘VALLEY BELOW’

Playing the blues is never as simple as it seems. It’s a balancing act between virtuosity and feel, rawness and finesse. Many try, but few seem to nail it like DAVE ORR. At the heart of his music is that unmistakably raw blues guitar. It’s the sound of late night whiskey bars, of musicians stretching […]