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MONA FOMA 2019
Jan22

MONA FOMA 2019

Check our pictorial of the MONA FOMA Festival 2019   MONA FOMA 2019 13 – 20 January 2019 Launceston, Tasmania, Australia   By Jim Jacob Since its establishment in Tasmania in 2011, the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) has dared to be different and provocative.  The museum is located on a picturesque wine estate in Hobart and is the largest privately funded such facility in Australia.  Its visionary owner David Walsh...

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Some Images from 2018
Jan01

Some Images from 2018

Here is a small selection of our photographs from 2018 – great memories By Jim Jacob         From the USA – Columbia Missouri, Nashville Tennessee, Bristol Virginia/Tennessee From Melbourne Victoria Australia – St Kilda, Brighton From Tasmania Australia – Launceston From my backyard Images that make the year just gone, a little closer.  Hope you like them.          ...

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Beth Hart – Australian Tour 2019
Jul05

Beth Hart – Australian Tour 2019

Read about Beth Hart’s Australian Tour in 2019   Beth Hart In Australia February 2019   Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Beth Hart returns to Australia next February for a special run of shows around the country.  No stranger to our shores, Hart is a regular visitor to Bluesfest in Byron Bay and has a loyal following both here and New Zealand where her first international single “LA...

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Grant-Lee Phillips goes Counter-Clockwise
Nov20

Grant-Lee Phillips goes Counter-Clockwise

Read about Grant-Lee Phillips’ new album “WIDDERSHINS”   By Jim Jacob New Release – WIDDERSHIN ( To proceed counterclockwise) Release date : 23/02/2018 Released through : YEP ROC RECORDS   We at Listening Through The Lens are big fans of Grant-Lee Phillips.  His last album The Narrows (2016) had us doffing our collective hats.  You can read our earlier review HERE. Nashville via California singer...

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What is your favorite Cowboy song?
May02

What is your favorite Cowboy song?

give us your best cowboy songs for playing on a radio program by Jim Jacob I am involved in community radio and would like your help with my next program. This time around I would like to focus on, with your help, Cowboy songs. Let me know what your favorite Cowboy song is (Cowgirl , Outlaw , etc)  and it may get to the program. A list of songs submitted and those chosen (about 30 tracks would be great) will be posted on this website....

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