In the 60’s it was fashionable to have cute ladies dancing and singing in front of a male pop band. In France these were called Yé-Yé girls and added excitement and eye candy to the performance. Founded by Yolanda DeRose, Les Yé-Yé Girls is a Melbourne collective of female musicians reproducing 60’s French pop by artist such as Serge Gainsbourg and France Gall with a rotating line up of killer players and dancers. This clip is the least French, and least […]
Feb 28, 2017 New project- new tunes. Baxter Avalon. Shows TBA. ‘Reservoir Heartbeat featuring Anna Go Go’ – Baxter Avalon https://baxteravalon.bandcamp.com/releases PREVIEW> ‘Luna Park’- Baxter Avalon https://soundcloud.com/user-577351431/luna-park/s-x2eL3 PREVIEW> ‘Corio’- Baxter Avalon https://soundcloud.com/user-577351431/corio-rocketship-taxi/s-Cl4Zx
2015- I’ve curated a group exhibition in a sleepy country town of Corindhap in regional VIC that features artists installing their work in unlikely spaces within this unique hotel about half an hour south of Ballarat. It is open each weekend from 12-8pm and there is music programmed for each Sunday. I’m playing Easter weekend and might just install myself for the last four weeks as a Saturday afternoon residency. Above: Fiona Wood- ‘Looks Down on the Gathering Shadows’ lightbox […]
LILITH LANE- ‘Slow Creeper’ song from the album ‘Pilgrim’ Filmed Lilith Lane and Tracy De Vetter. Edited by Agostino Soldati. “I made a few trips out to this patch of land before Tracy came to help with the final daylight shots. The closing silhouette shot was nicely framed but I knocked the camera as I was rushing out to catch the sunset. It meant that you can see the Venus star fighting against the camp lights. A happy accident. I’m […]
‘PILGRIM’ will be out on vinyl late October through BEAST Records (EU) and BUTTERCUP Records (AU). Melbourne, Australia launch show is at the Tote in Collingwood (see below poster). Yes, that’s me as a young girl wielding boomerangs. Dates in New South Wales will be announced soon.
EXTRA SHOWS !!!!! August 6 Le Galion, Lorient, FRANCE Aug 7 ONDARRU @ Beikozini Kafe Antzokia SPAIN AUG 8 URRETXU @ Motz Taberna SPAIN July 23 Melbourne Sound Blast, Bordeaux July 25 Vendredi Zic, Yvigniac July 26 Le Fut Chantant, St Brieuc July 28 La Mechanique Ondulatoire, Paris July 30 Beast Festival, Mondo Bizarro, Rennes Aug 1,2,3 Binic Festival, Binic August 6 Le Galion, Lorient, FRANCE Aug 7 ONDARRU @ Beikozini Kafe Antzokia SPAIN AUG 8 URRETXU @ Motz Taberna […]
CD Stock has just arrived n Australian shores! Get your copy at one of these great independent record stores in Melbourne. BASEMENT DISCS OFF THE HIP POLYESTER RECORDS or ask your local independent record store for a copy. Buy online from Bandcamp. ‘Pilgrim’ is also available available from all good online music stores and Beast Records France. ‘Pilgrim’ is a mix of raucous garage blues, twisted spaghetti balladry and an international blend of influence. Artwork by Lilli Hartmann http://www.lillihartmann.com […]
‘Ode to Jessie’ is a song inspired by the novel ‘The Burial’ written by Courtney Collins and published by Allen & Unwin, Australia. ‘The Burial’ is based on the life of little known female Australian bushranger Jessie Hickman who roamed the Widden Valley in New South Wales in the early 1900’s. Filmed and edited by Lucy McCallum from Twelfth House Films in the Scrap Museum at Bakehouse Studios Richmond in Melbourne, Australia July 2013. “I asked Lucy last minute to […]