We hit the road in support of our new album “Southern Light” and played in every corner of Victoria last month. Here are some pics.
To finish off the tour we headed over to WA to play at Nannup Music Festival:
Shots from our second set @ Nannup.
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Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock pen an open letter to the next generation of artists. Their message is profound and beautifully stated.
Read it here:
Here are some pics from my recent trip up to Woodford Folk Festival playing w/ Benny Walker. We played everyday of the festival (6 shows all up).
L-R: Matt Ivancic, Benny Walker, Anthony Murray and myself
Checking out Dya Singh’s set on the hilltop on NYE
On the plane heading to Brisbane for some much deserved rest at a hotel in Brisbane.
So here in my hands is a vinyl copy of the NEW Sal Kimber album. This is the first time I’ve ever been on vinyl so I’m pretty excited. The album sounds lush and I’m proud to be a part of this project.
We have just started our SOUTHERN SUMMER HALLS TOUR w/ John Flanagan (who also just released a new album) and we are having a ball. We will be taking in gorgeous country halls all around Vic, before we fly to WA to play Fremantle/Margaret River and Nannup Music Festival.
Purchase the album here through Vitamin Records:
Victorian show dates:
Sal Kimber & The Rolling Wheel released their new single on iTunes today. We are playing at The Toff in Town in Melbourne and the Town Hall in Beechworth to celebrate!
Follow the link below to check out a review of the new single:
Tickets for the Toff in Town gig can be purchased here:
In a few weeks we will be playing a cheeky set at Happy Wanderer Festival in Benalla.
You can purchase tickets here:
Here is a link to the Facebook event:
We are also playing a few nice festivals in November. On November 6 we will be part of Blues at the Capital as part of Bendigo Blues Festival 2015.
This week Arora released their “Stop and Watch” EP. We’re pretty pleased with our effort. Follow the links to find Arora online:
Melanie Sheehy – Vocals
Byron Goodwin – Drums/Electric Kit
Richard Rose – Bass
Michael Filmer Smith – Keys/Organ
Tim Scholl – Guitar/Electric Kit
All songs written by Tim Scholl
Produced by Jem Savage and Tim Scholl
Mixed by Jem Savage of Rare Jem Studios.
Mastered by Isaac Barter
^^^ Mel in the vocal booth
^^^ Byron laying it down during pre-produciton
^^^ Tim working hard during pre-production
And some gratuitous shots of my lovely Alleva Coppolo basses which I used on the recording.
It’s been a while since I posted on here. Here are some photos from a recent tour. Played some really fun gigs, made lots of great new friends and even recorded an album. Good times.
Very much looking forward to forward to jazz fest in Melbourne this year. Ive got tickets to see one of my favourite electric bass players – Richard Bona. Check this clip.
Just a couple of pics from gigs I’ve been doing lately. Been having lots of fun and making plenty of new friends along the way.
St Kilda Festival 2015
Joondalup (WA) 2015
Clancy’s Fish Pub, Dunsborough (WA) 2015
YABAN – Invasion Day Festival, Sydney 2015
Rehearsing w/ Benny Walker and the Family Tree
Canberra Multicultural Festival 2015