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Find a Way

A golden oldie from Craig Again a rehearsal recording from Rankin St     all applicable distribution and copyright conditions apply ©Craig Simpson Advertisements

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Hopelessly Blind

Clean up time continues. Found a nice one today from Gordon. It’s a rehearsal take I believe. all applicable distribution and copyright conditions apply ©Gordon Slattery

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Bears

Written somewhere between ’79 and ’81. This was one of my first songs written for the ARC. Recorded at Earth Media Studios on 3/4″ tape in the good old days one take recordings with no pitch adjustment. Great harmonies from Gordon and Craig made this song what it is. all applicable distribution and copyright conditions […]

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Waterbird

A few weeks ago we went through a number of tapes and pulled some old classics into the system. This is one of Gordon’s songs captured live at either the Commercial or the Park Hotel.   all applicable distribution and copyright conditions apply © Gordon Slattery

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Talk in the trees

Another rehersal recording from lower Rankin St. Somewhere in ’84 A great song that rolled out with a lot of energy whenever we played it. Good times……good times. Possibly one of the last songs we worked on before the band’s break up. Not sure of the chronology there, but someone’s bound to know. all applicable […]

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This is not the way

Here’s one for the Splinters page. This is myself, Gordon, Mike Slattery and Kim Stubbs wandering through ‘This is not the way’. Recorded at Ryde on the same day as ‘Stronger than the sun’. Also posted under Splinters / Jam Sessions all applicable distribution and copyright conditions apply restored using Waves audio © Gary Poulton

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Page Views

1037 page views in 30 days. Feels like it’s going to snow tonight. Thanks to everyone who stopped by, it’s a great beginning.

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Sweet Company

Well here’s an absolute corker and one for the record books. Gaz and I heard this tonight for the first time in 25 years and we had shivers up our collective spines from start to finish. Kept playing it over and over and over. Wish we were back on that stage. Happy listening to all […]

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Night Time

Have been away for a while busy with other things, time to update some stuff. Here is another unearthed from Craig (Slim). Recorded on portable cassette (oh for the days of grunge technology) at lower Rankin st, Bathurst in the mid ’80’s. Out of a ‘Book for Boys’. Armed with only two guitars, primitive recording […]

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No hiding place for a good comment.

To good to be left hiding on the ‘About’ page so I’m throwing this comment of Gordon’s up front. As Gordon says we’ve spent some time going through the 100+ tapes we have between us and found a goldmine of un-recorded, un-finished, un-plugged songs, many that I had forgotten, and that’s bad, because I wrote […]

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