Angus is the host of the nightly radio countdown, The Hit 30, across Australia on more than 50 stations. But what came first, his love of radio or music and what’s it like to have the power to make or break a new artist on the air? We find out! Along with Aussie grime music’s newest star, Strict Face.
Record Store Day 2016 is here and this year’s ambassador, Ella Hooper, chats about her love of vinyl. The ex front woman for Killing Heidi, also dishes out some great advice for up coming musicians. You also meet blue & roots artist Matt Stillert.
Alt rockers, Cold War Kids, have been going strong for over 11 years now but how?! Nathan Willett and Matt Maust from the band share the secret to their success with you. Then one of our most fascinating guests to date, Motez. Hear his journey from Iraq to Aussie dance floor filler!
Comedian Justin Hamilton is Australia's biggest David Bowie fan! Now that the dust has settled on his death we talk about the impact he had on Justin’s life and the world around us. Plus for the first time ever, a live performance on the podcast! Singer songwriter, Kaurna Cronin performs his song ‘Leave A Letter’ and explains the importance of busking.
In the 80s and 90s Peter Combe was a king among children! So what made his songs so catchy and why are grown adults still singing them today? Peter also has some great advise for children's music performers wanting to break the big time. Then is gets heavy with Adelaide rockers Walking With Thieves.
Mr Tony “comedy, radio and tv legend” Martin from The Late Show, Get This, Thank God You’re Here (and so much more) drops by to talk about rumors from his radio past, hunting for rare vinyl and his hate for Nickelback! You’ll also meet Filthy Lucre, an awesome heavy two piece who have just release their debut album.
The Chaser's Andrew Hansen hated the music he grew up with but somehow found his way into several bands over the years. And you will never guess, which of Andrew's musical comedy heroes trash talked him to the media?! Five piece, Apollo Sons also bring in a laid back summer tune you don't want to miss.
On the last episode for 2015, Aussie Hip Hop royalty Suffa and Pressure of the Hilltop Hoods talk about working with an orchestra, helping out new Aussie talent and Taylor Swift. Alongside, Nakatomi, a new electro pop duo who you will be introduced to as well.
Pat from Grinspoon is known for his sweet guitar riffs but did you know he's a children's author now too?! We talk about his new book and Grinspoon being asked out of hiatus by Cold Chisel. Then She's The Band bring their feminist punk vibes to the podcast as well.
Comedian Dave O'Neil, is best known for his various TV and movie appearances but did you know he used to play bass for 80s band Captain Coco?! He also shares what it's like to go to gigs in his 50s. We also introduce your ears to electropop group, Auguste.