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We Talk With Caroline Moore – Port Fairy Folk Festival Director
Jan24

We Talk With Caroline Moore – Port Fairy Folk Festival Director

Our interview with the Director, Port Fairy Folk Festival – Caroline Moore Caroline Moore – photo supplied Port Fairy Folk Festival 2019 March 8 to 11 By Rob Dickens It is looming. The 43rd Port Fairy Folk Festival will be kicking off in around six weeks and we though it a perfect time to chat with the Festival Director, Caroline Moore. Listening Through The Lens will be covering the event which has just been cited as one...

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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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Summer Nights 2019
Jan08

Summer Nights 2019

Read our look at the Summer Nights 2019 mini-festival   Summer Nights 2019 5 January Mossvale Park, Victoria   By Rob Dickens         The Setting Mossvale Park (which is pretty much in the middle of not much) has some historical and horticultural significance.  It is an example of 19th century landscaping that demonstrates how European settlement (through Francis Moss) sought to radically modify the...

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Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion 2019 – First Announcements
Dec26

Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion 2019 – First Announcements

Check out the first performers earmarked for Bristol’s R n R Reunion 2019   Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion organisers have released the first of the artists to showcase at the 2019 event. In what has become a tantalisingly enjoyable tradition, the initial performers get announced one-day-at-a-time in the twelve days leading up to Christmas Day.  It’s a great means of introduction to the initial line-up and an...

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Port Fairy Folk Festival 2019 Line-Up
Dec18

Port Fairy Folk Festival 2019 Line-Up

Re the line-up for the renowned 2019 Port Fairy Folk Festival     Port Fairy Folk Festival 8 to 11 March 2019   The Port Fairy Folk Festival was established in 1977 and has grown to become one of the oldest and most regarded festivals both in Australia and on the international festival network.  The pretty, historic village of Port Fairy comes alive with wonderful music and other activities, full of light, colour,...

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Australian Roots Music Festivals 2019
Dec06

Australian Roots Music Festivals 2019

See our list of roots music festivals in Australia for 2019   Over 210 Events Listed   We started this list for much the same reasons as our USA version.  It’s hard to find a single location that has a sufficient number and details of the many roots music festivals that take place in Australia each year.  We also like a simple list with relevant website links for easy connection, plus in some sort of intelligible...

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