Regularly played and promoted on ABC Radio by Warren Fahey, Yesterday's Australia is Australia's best-selling nostalgia range. Three titles have been re-issued this month by popular demand. Australian Stars of the International Music Hall Vol 1 Boiled Beef & Cabbage (RRH5), Vol 2 Is 'e an Aussie, Is 'e Lizzie? (RRH6) and Stars of Australian Stage & Radio Vol 2 (RRH12). All CD's have been digitally re-mastered with noise reduction and sound truly amazing! With all star line ups unavailable on any other recordings, they include extensive booklet notes featuring rare photography.
Listen out for these new titles on ABC Brisbane with Richard Fidler, ABC Toowoomba, 2ARM, 4DDB, 100.7 Highlands FM, 2CCR, 2EAR, 2NSB, 2VTR, 3CH, 3GDR, 3UGE, 3WAY, 3WYN, 4BSR, 5CST, 5UV, 6NR and community radio nationwide.
The next release in the Yesterday's Australia series is scheduled for April. Diggers (RRH42) is a unique oral history of the songs sung by Australian soldiers.
For more information on Yesterday's Australia visit our artists page.
Here & There, Now & Then - An Anthology of Gary Shearston (RRR41) is just about to hit the production line in time for a May 2007 release. With a selection of tracks spanning Gary's five-decade career, amazing 'retrospective' artwork and notes, the anthology sits perfectly in a unique field of culturally important Australian releases. Shearston's cover of A Whiter Shade Of Pale from the double album will be serviced to radio in April.
For more information: www.garyshearston.com, or visit the artists page.
Eric's most recent studio masterpiece Other People's Children (RRR39) has been nominated for 'Trad&Now's Hottest CD's of 2006'. To vote for Eric, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries close on March 16.
More information about Eric here.
Rouseabout Records are distributed by MGM Distribution www.thegroovemerchants.com.