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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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This love is

Spent some time going through old tapes today and came across this one of Gordon and I working through a song that had just been written by yours truely some 10-15 years ago. We were at Gordon’s place then and had a couple of run throughs, Gordon plugged in some extra verses and lo and […]

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Sifting the airwaves

Another gem from Gordon in our earlier incarnation as The Arc. all applicable copyright and distribution conditions apply. ┬ęGordon Slattery

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Fall for you

One of Gordon’s hundreds of originals, this one recorded somewhere back in the ’80’s at Higher Studios, Sydney. Nice to hear it again. There’ll be a story here somewhere when it comes. all applicable copyright and distribution conditions apply ┬ęGordon Slattery

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Across the mountains

Searching through some old material amongst discs that wouldn’t play on the mac (but we managed to get some things off) and tapes that hadn’t been ported across and found this old gem written by Craig. Remember, this is 1985-6-7 (not really sure). Recorded to tape, as a rough demo (at Harley’s place?) with a […]

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Ah yes…Hardwood Falls…

We did ask….. and here is the first of what will no doubt be many, flying reminisces, pulp fictions and autobahns. Craig (Slim) Simpson, Gary Poulton and Gordon Slattery… It was not for nothing that their worlds collided, dimensions shifted, the planets aligned and all caution was thrown to the winds. In a world of […]

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