Archive for the ‘Saturday Samples’ Category

Bob Fox – Saturday Samples

By • Mar 8th, 2008

It’s a good time to tell you about Bob Fox because he is currently touring our shores and those of our little sister New Zealand. His farewell gig will be on Friday the 28th of March at the Albert Park Yacht Club. The venue is quite small and intimate – so booking early is recommended. […]

Namast̩ РVarious Artists РSaturday Samples

By • Feb 9th, 2008

It’s funny how easily it is for me to get sidetracked. As a for instance, I was checking out an Iranian artist to bring to you today and instead he will be held over till next week. Why? You may well ask. Put yourself in my shoes and imagine hearing a piece of music that […]

Saturday Samples – Warumpi Band

By • Jan 26th, 2008

For such a small country, population wise, Australia has more than it’s fair share of great songwriters. Add to that the 26th of January is Australia Day and you have a recipe for interesting times. Australia Day is a National public holiday during which we are all encouraged to chuck prawns on the barbie and […]

Saturday Samples – Marc Cohn

By • Jan 19th, 2008

Today I discovered that I’ve been listening to a song by Marc Cohn for some time now under the mistaken belief that it was Bruce Hornsby. Since I’m not a big Hornsby fan I thought it was a bit odd. Now I know why. When Thatch first sent me the link to the Marc Cohn […]

Harvey Reid

By • Dec 15th, 2007

Artist: Harvey Reid Website: Track Name: Racing the Storm Playback: mp3 There I was – all ready to write a Saturday Sample when I found a number of full tracks on his website. Here instead then is Harvey Reid an American multiinstrumentalist living in Maine. Basically if it has strings and it makes noise, […]

Saturday Samples – Sister Marie Keyrouz

By • Dec 8th, 2007

Artist: Sister Marie Keyrouz Website: Track Name: assorted samples Playback: flash Download?: No You may wonder about this but don’t be surprised if you are drawn into the music too. Sister marie Keyrouz is a Lebonese nun, living in Paris. She is a renowned musicologist who specialises in Christian spiritual music. Much of it […]

Saturday Samples – Ancient Brotherhood

By • Nov 17th, 2007

Artist: Ancient Brotherhood Website: Album Name: The Magic And Beauty Of Sedona Playback: mp3 Samples Download?: Yes Ancient Brotherhood is a collaboration between founder Gerald Markoe the composer and Navajo flutist A. Brent Chase. Electronica meets New Age flute somewhere in the new millennium. The music is an interesting blend of old and new […]