"Irish Girls (Will Steal Your Heart Away)' from Here & There, Now & Then described by the Sunday Herald Sun's Pete Best as 'perhaps the smartest Australian song ever' will feature on an upcoming Trad & Now 'Pick Of The Crop 2008' compilation. Gary has also been confirmed for the Tamworth Country Music Festival's Australia Day Concert joining the likes of The Black Sorrows & Neil Murray.
Here & There, Now & Then (RRR41) is OUT NOW on Rouseabout Records through MGM Distribution
For more information visit:
www.garyshearston.com or his artist's page here.
FORTE - Golden Fiddle Compilation
The Golden Fiddle Awards recognizing excellence in fiddle playing and recording will be presented at 11am Thursday January 25th in Blazes Auditorium, West Tamworth Leagues Club, Tamworth during the Tamworth Country Music Festival. To celebrate, Rouseabout Records is releasing FORTE a compilation of previous winners and finalists put together by Marcus Holden from our own Fiddlers Feast. The CD is a stunning collection featuring the likes of FourPlay, CODA, Sean O'Boyle, Dirty Lucy, The Davidson Brothers, Cin Cin, Marcela Taylor, Mikyl Lozin and many more.
FORTE (RRR44) will be released on Rouseabout Records through MGM Distribution in January 2008.
Folk Community say STAND UP & SHOUT!
Congratulations to Lyn Chandler of Moe for being the winner of the most recent Blarney Bulletin CD give away of this album of protest songs issued to provoke thought in the lead up to what did indeed prove to be the Federal Ejection.
Even bigger congratulations to the punters of Australia who finally did Stand Up & Shout see ya later 'dishonest Johnny'.
STAND UP & SHOUT! (RRR43) is available through MGM Distributiuon.
For more information, click here.