Ever wonder how an artistic high point is reached in a creative career?
Music and culture journalist Jane Rocca speaks with artists about how they came to create some of their best work.
It need not be their most well known or popular work but it is the artists' choice.
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Jimmy Barnes - When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
During a 1990 Christmas tour break, in a New South Wales home studio with his band, and a phone number from Michael Gudinski, Jimmy Barnes created some of his best work.
Hannah Crofts - Best In Show (Baby Velvet)
Baby Velvet’s album is called “Please Don’t Be In Love With Someone Else”
Special: Tim Wheatley - Because I Love You (The Masters Apprentices)
A very special episode with Tim Wheatley, artist and Glenn Wheatley's son
Henry Wagons - Goodtown
"It's just such a crazy journey we weren't expecting" - Henry Wagons
Tim Steward - Wrote You Off (Screamfeeder)
Looking back Tim’s song should’ve been the single on their second album released in 1993.
The mood of the day was for heavier song, and Wrote You Off was sidelined.
Wrote You Off, Screamfeeder, 1993
New single 'Don't Get Me Started' from forthcoming album 'Five Rooms' out May 6
SCREAMFEEDER NATIONAL TOUR WITH ADALITA
Tickets from screamfeeder.com
FRIDAY JUNE 10 | NORTHCOTE SOCIAL CLUB, MELBOURNE | 18+
SATURDAY JUNE 11 | JIVE BAR, ADELAIDE | 18+
SATURDAY JUNE 18 | OXFORD ARTS FACTORY, SYDNEY | 18+
FRIDAY JUNE 24 | PRINCESS THEATRE, BRISBANE | 18+
About the host Jane Rocca
Jane lives in Melbourne and has been writing about fashion, music and lifestyle over two decades.
She’s written for Australia’s best music publications; Rolling Stone, Loudmouth, Hot Metal, The Face, i-D UK and more.
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Web - Some of My Best Work
Get in contact - firstname.lastname@example.org
All audio and music published with permission of artist, label and publisher.
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Chris Parker - This Is How I Felt
Part of a special limited series featuring comedians performing in the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
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Vika & Linda -Reminds me of my youth
Excellent, loved listening to these amazing women. Thanks Jane
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