Tag Archives: Piano

The End Of the World is nigh! Come and celebrate with DC’s new eschatological song!

The 21st of December 2012 is the End Of The World according to the ancient Mayans. They were wrong of course, because they didn’t know squat about anything, and THEIR world ended long before 2012.

New Beatles solo covers – check ’em out! [Newsletter 11th Nov 20122]

People on Youtube seem to love covers so I’ve been knocking off a few…

DC Cardwell records with Jaymee Carpenter in LA [Newsletter 21st Jan 2011]

DC’s trip to Los Angeles to record some songs for a movie…

The Last Waltz

Samuel & I spent a pleasant evening changing guitar strings, eating the last of the Christmas cake and listening to the second commentary on The Band's "The Last Waltz" DVD. Levon Helm & Garth Hudson are good value as always. Greil Marcus is so bursting with insight he's slightly dangerous to himself … Continue Reading ››

Review of Neil Young at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne, Australia, 28 Jan 2009

The Sidney Myer Music Bowl is a rather wonderful outdoor venue in the heart of Melbourne's King's Domain. A natural amphitheatre with a large stage and a covered area for those who can afford the expensive seats! For once, I paid the extra to get up close to one of my major musical heroes. I was accompanied by my … Continue Reading ››

OK, OK, I’ve finally given in and DONE one of these things!

[One of those Facebook questions doing the rounds that I finally answered...] ___________________________ THE RULES: Just copy and paste and put your own answers in. The purpose of this is to get to know your friends better. Have fun! Here are the rules - post this list on your profile (in Notes) replacing my answers with yours. … Continue Reading ››

DC’s Review of CROWDED HOUSE at The Forum, Melbourne, 2nd Dec 2008

The band came onstage with the house and stage lights down, wearing those miner-style camping lamps that you put on your head.

Review of Crowded House live at the Corner Hotel, Melbourne, Australia, 9th July, 2007 (by DC Cardwell)

It was always going to be a huge thrill seeing them back together again, and even more so because of the intimate setting, and they didn’t disappoint!

Bob Dylan video collection, Theme Time Radio Hour, Slane Castle, Dublin etc.

I found this diverting collection of his videos on Google Videos and thought you might like to sit down for a while…

Review of Split Enz at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, 5 June 2006 (by DC Cardwell)

We went to see Split Enz in Melbourne last night at the Rod Laver Arena…