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Newish album by Pesky Bones AKA Peter Farnan, feat. Paul Kelly, Rebecca Barnard & loads of other brilliant artists!

Pesky Bones is Peter Farnan... Plus

Wow. With all the distractions of the last little while I missed the fact that my Melbourne friend Peter Farnan, brilliant singer-songwriter-musician, member of esteemed Aussie rock hitmakers Continue Reading ››

Multitasking And My New Studio

While I was playing the guitar and downloading some stuff I read this article about the problem of multitasking. And... yes, I already know I have a real problem with multitasking. Like most of us, I do it too much instead of concentrating on … Continue Reading ››

John Lennon at his most eloquent – enhanced!

John Lennon at his most eloquent, his thoughts beautifully animated in this film produced by Jerry Levitan, who interviewed him at the age of 14 in1969.

DC Cardwell now on Pandora Radio!

My music is now on Pandora!

I think this is good! To tell you the truth, I'd never previously used the service before, although I've signed up for it now, as a user as well as an artist. I'm sure a lot … Continue Reading ››

Goodbye Farewell (Larry Norman song) with Lyrics and Chords

From our Numubu webcast

on 26th April 2014: our cover of Larry Norman's beautiful song "Goodbye Farewell" Samuel is playing our Tanglewood TW15CE-B  guitar and I'm on my old Mugen "the '78"
DC and Samuel on webcast
Still from the video
To receive … Continue Reading ››

Another webcast already! DC Cardwell on NuMuBu OzFest, 25/26 April 2014 (depending on your timezone)

I enjoyed our last webcast so much that I’m doing another one on 25/26th April, 2014 (depending on your timezone!) ♫ To find out the exact time in your timezone, see my amazing time-chart at bit.ly/dcwebcast3

DC Cardwell’s first live webcast – 17th & 18th April on NuMuBu!

DC Cardwell will be making his first ever live webcast on 17th & 18th April, 2014, via the NuMuBu music network.

Ten Records That Changed My Life… REALLY changed my life.

Yesterday a Facebook friend of mine, Bill Mallonee, posed the following question: “10 life changing records. (I know! It’s impossible!) Don’t over think it.” Well, you know what? I did over-think it. I felt that if you’re going to describe something as life-changing it had better be something that really did have some concrete effect on your existence.

How Social Networking Has Been A Game Changer For Musicians

I believe that social networking has had the most profound impact on the relationship between musician and listener since the twin-pronged technological advances of recording and broadcasting in the early 20th century.

Marjorie Cardwell creates beautiful animated iPad music video for her song “Hole In My Head”

There’s a brand new video for Marjorie’s beautiful song “Hole In My Head!” And she’s made the most gorgeous animation on her iPad to illustrate the song.

George Harrison in Graphite and Vinyl – from Marjorie’s archives

Marjorie was a huge fan of George Harrison… Here’s a nice portrait she drew of George for her ‘O’ Level Art submission.

Yuendumu Benefit Gig featuring some of my friends!

My friends at TLC (Truth & Liberation Concern) in Bayswater (Melbourne) are putting on a benefit concert for youth programs in Yuendumu, which is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. I was asked to perform at this concert but … Continue Reading ››

DC Cardwell’s “I Am Still The Same” video at US film festivals

“I Am Still the Same”, the remarkable video for DC Cardwell’s award-winning song, has been selected for the 2012 SoCal Independent Film Festival!

♪♫ MUSIC AT THE MISSION ♫♪ – DC Cardwell & Victor Stranges live in Melbourne Docklands 22nd March, 2013

Victor Stranges & DC Cardwell at the launch of this cozy & cool (yet historic) new venue in the Docklands heartland of Melbourne…