At Music Gaga we discuss a whole range of topics, mostly to do with mainstream music: anecdotes, industry news, reviews, how-to’s, interviews, and interactive topics.
Episode 14: Interview with DJ Ryley Smithson
In episode 14 I talk with Ryley Smithson about his involvement in the music industry. Ryley runs a successful Event DJ business in Adelaide, with a background in radio as well as being a podcast presenter himself. A knowledgeable and thoughtful human, he is also a slightly insane ultra marathon runner.
Episode 13: Interview with Singer/Songwriter Sam Maddison
For this episode we are joined by talented singer/songwriter Sam Maddison. Her beautiful voice notwithstanding, Sam has had a lot of experience in the music industry, particularly with the creative side and also with playing live. It's been a long journey for Sam since her days at Hedland Senior High and she is now showcasing her writing and vocal talents far and wide. She has also gifted us a copy of her original song "Emery's Crossing" which you can listen to at the end of our chat.
Episode 12 Music Mechanics: Streaming Part 5 The Consumer
Discusses what you and I can do to ensure the longevity of the industry. Plus updates on the Internet Archive, #BrokenRecord and Keep Music Alive, and the Warner Music Group IPO.
Episode Ten: Interview with The Terror Adaptors
In this episode I talk to The Terror Adaptors' bass player Adrian Tolman. Gain some insights into the live band scene in Perth, and what they are doing to cope with COVID-19.
Episode 11 Music Mechanics: Streaming Part 4 The Platforms
Discusses the role and impact of streaming platforms in the music industry.
Episode 9 Music Mechanics: Streaming Part Three The Labels
The role and impact of the major labels in the streaming industry.