SYDNEY LAUNCH FOR RIVER OF SALT

March 19, 2019 0

Sydney Suburban Soldiers you get your chance to hear me talk about My Life of Crime – discussion and readings from all my crime novels but especially River of Salt PLUS Music from Tony Durant […]

NO GOOD CAN COME FROM THIS

March 14, 2019 0

As I was writing my soon to be published novel River of Salt, set in 1963 about a Philly contract killer who flees the life and winds up playing surf guitar in northern NSW, I […]

NO FENCES – NICOLE

February 27, 2019 2

Being an independent musician and songwriter without the backing of a major label or publisher can be frustrating. Take this song, No Fences. @MartinCilia and I wrote it many years ago as part of an […]

Bicton Breezes

February 12, 2019 2

I wrote the song in Brixton in 1976 and it was pivotal in my whole concept of Dave Warner’s from the Suburbs – a band that was going to play all sorts of musical styles […]

ANZAC DAY – JOHNNY LEOPARD REMEMBERED

April 22, 2018 1

I can’t celebrate Anzac Day without conjuring up my old pal, the late Johnny Leopard who would have turned 65 this ANZAC DAY – a birthday he shared with my grandmother. Johnny and I had […]

KEROUAC’S BACK – Surplus and Dearth

August 31, 2017 1

The late 80s early 90s was a disjointed time for me as I transitioned from being a full-time musician to a part-time one, trying my hand at other forms of writing and moving from my […]

HENNESSY RD – World Elephant Day

August 12, 2017 0

As it is World Elephant Day today I thought I would share this song I wrote back in 1987 after visiting Hong Kong and seeing the ivory on display in the antique shops of Hennessy […]

I Don’t Know What I Feel

April 4, 2017 0

     When I returned from London in 1976 it took me a little time to get back into my suburban Australian skin. Living in Brixton and travelling around Europe was a wonderful experience for […]

Where is WHEN?

March 23, 2017 0

Having been “out of the game” of recording albums for a long time it’s amazing the kind of things that you don’t take into account.  For example, while I made sure I had enough dollars […]

CHANNEL 44 SPECIAL ON THE SUBURBS AND PERTH

November 28, 2016 0

PERTH COMMUNITY CHANNEL 44 shot and compiled this very fine special on my music of 40 years centred around my recent Charles Hotel gig. Thank you Angela Albuquerque, Bob Gordon, John Rapsey and your team […]

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