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Waterfront

A true classic from Gordon. This is for the Splinter’s page. Recorded after the breakup of Hardwood Falls, this track features some of Bathurst’s finest musicians; Chris McCusker on bass and Dave Fitzgerald on electric, to name a few. I’ll leave it up to Gordon to add the rest of the story. This has to […]

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Halloween Dance

From the same series of recordings under the Arc at Earth Media Studios featuring the signature sound of guitars in different tunings. This one is again from Gordon.   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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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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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 One Knows

Here’s an unearthed gem from Craig. This was one of my favourites from the latter days of the band. I believe this is a rehersal take, (working out guitar bits and getting the drive right). Recorded on the fly, ’84 at lower Rankin St. Hope you enjoy. Also added to; Splinters | A Book for […]

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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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In a child’s eyes

Added to; Splinters | Gary and Gordon | In a childs eyes Recorded to tape in Gordon’s loungeroom some 14 years ago. The little voice who times us in is now 17 years old. This is the song in it’s original form before being re-written and recorded with Michael Macken of Studio 301 at the […]

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Stronger than the sun

Added to: Splinters | Jam sessions | Stronger than the sun restored using Waves audio Recorded on tape during an afternoon jam session somewhere between 05-06 at Ryde with KIm Stubbs, Micheal Slattery and Gordon on killer harmonies.

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