ALBUM REVIEW: Mark Lucas & The Dead Setters – Continental Drift
Album Reviews / alt.country / Americana / Blues / Country / Rock / Videos

ALBUM REVIEW: Mark Lucas & The Dead Setters – Continental Drift

Mark Lucas has been a prolific songwriter in the alt-country realm for a number of decades now, as leader of the Dead Setters, member of 90s group The Parwills and as a solo artist. His latest release with band The Dead Setters finds the group loosening their shoulders and opening up into a more eclectic … Continue reading

VIDEO: Live acoustic session clips from Mark Lucas, Katie Brianna and The Weeping Willows
Americana / Folk / Videos

VIDEO: Live acoustic session clips from Mark Lucas, Katie Brianna and The Weeping Willows

Photographer and director Lyn Taylor has started producing some great clips of live acoustic performances of Australian folk and alt. country acts with Nick Payne recording and mixing the audio. The pair also form the core of folk/bluegrass group Dear Orphans. Here are three of our favourite sessions so far with Mark Lucas, Katie Brianna … Continue reading

NEWS: The Petersham Bowling Club Presents Oxjam Inner Western
Americana / News

NEWS: The Petersham Bowling Club Presents Oxjam Inner Western

As part of the 2015 OXJAM Music Festival the Petersham Bowling Club is presenting OXJAM Inner Western featuring musicians from the local Americana banding together to raise money to support OXFAM’s efforts to reduce world poverty. Now in Australia & started in the UK in 2006, Oxjam is a month-long party against poverty where music lovers from all … Continue reading