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Q & A '3' with PETER CUPPLES from STYLUS
September 7, 2018
 MEMO’s Q & A ‘3’ featuring PETER CUPPLES (Stylus) 1. What’s your favourite Stylus song to play live? Funnily enough its one of the oldest, ‘Living in a world of make-believe’. 2. What can the audience expect from your upcoming show at MEMO Music Hall? We do all the old favourites plus with having Doug […]
EMMA PASK REVEALS THAT A NEW ALBUM IS ON THE WAY!
August 5, 2018
MEMO’S Q & A ‘3’ feat. EMMA PASK 1. What can the audience expect from your upcoming show at MEMO Music Hall? I’m really looking forward to Memo Music Hall. It will be my first time playing there, and I can’t wait to hit the stage with my friend and wonderful pianist Matt McMahon. Together […]
THE WOLFE BROTHERS BRING A LITTLE COUNTRY TO ST KILDA!
July 26, 2018
MEMO’s Q & A 3 feat. THE WOLFE BROTHERS 1. You recently impacted the ARIA and iTunes charts with your new album, Country Heart which went straight to the top of the iTunes country chart (#1) and #4 on the iTunes main (all genre) chart. How well has the new album been received at your […]
Shannon Bourne Talks about his new album Words Fail
July 14, 2018
MEMO’s Q & A 3 feat. SHANNON BOURNE 1. You are about to launch your new album ‘Words Fail’ …. Tell us how the album came about, what was the creative process? This album is the accumulation of an idea that had been boiling away in my mind for the last 7 years or so… […]
SWING MEETS CIRCUS CABARET!
July 1, 2018
This week on MEMO’s ‘Q & A 3’ we had a chat with Rod from THE SHUFFLE CLUB about their upcoming show… 1. What can people expect with your upcoming show? Are there any surprises in store? St Kilda Royale is a feast for your eyes and ears. High energy jazz and swing music from the […]
VINCE JONES' REVEALS HIS FAVOURITE SONG TO SING!
June 23, 2018
MEMO’s ‘Q & A 3’ featuring VINCE JONES…  1. You have worked with a number of musicians over the years and with your upcoming show, you will be performing with some of the best jazz musicians the country has to offer, what do you look for in a good jazz band? I like to play […]
What Listeners can expect from AIRWAY LANES new album 'Light Of Day'
June 2, 2018
‘Q & A 3’ featuring AIRWAY LANES… Q1. Tell us about your new album ‘Light Of Day’ … What can listeners expect? How is it different from your last album? ‘Light Of Day’ is the second full length album by Airway Lanes. We went on hiatus in 2010 after promoting and touring our last album […]
PAUL CAPSIS TALKS MUSIC, THEATRE & FILM!
May 26, 2018
MEMO’s ‘Q & A 3’ featuring PAUL CAPSIS… Paul Capsis talks about his colourful career, his favourite rock songs and his latest projects…. Q1. Your upcoming show at MEMO will be covering a bunch of alternative rock and pop hits, do you have a particular song that you like to sing the most? And why? […]
EUROGLIDERS REVEAL THAT THEY HAVE A NEW ALBUM IN THE WORKS!
May 20, 2018
This week’s ‘Q & A 3’ features the popular EUROGLIDERS discussing their favourite songs, their upcoming show at MEMO and new material in the works! Q1. You’ve released a number of albums over the years, which album or song/s  do you find the most fun to play live? and why? Songs are a bit like […]
May 15, 2018
MEMO’s Q & A 3′ featuring WINGSPAN… The boys from Wingspan tell us about their band, their upcoming show and their experience of seeing Paul McCartney perform live! Q1. How did the ‘Wingspan’ show come about? We realized that there were plenty of Beatles Tribute bands out there and that no one had covered his […]
A SPECIAL TREAT FOR MOTHERS DAY!
May 3, 2018
WIN A Signed CD by The Dusty Millers PLUS A Bottle of French Champagne and Strawberries to enjoy during the show! This Mothers Day, MEMO is going to treat one lucky person to a special gift pack at THE DUSTY MILLERS show! All you need to do to win is to purchase 2 or more […]
BENNY WALKER TALKS ABOUT BLUESFEST, MATES AND TOURING!
April 15, 2018
This week on Q & A ‘3’ we chat to BENNY WALKER & TOM RICHARDSON about on-stage collaboration, their upcoming live show and Benny’s recent performance at Byron Bay Bluesfest… Q1. How did the live show collaboration come about between Benny and Tom? Tom and I met on a gig we were both booked for […]
Oz Blues man Chris Wilson's favourite musicians, song inspiration and performing with his sons!
March 23, 2018
 This week on MEMO’s Q & A ‘3’ we have a chat to blues man CHRIS WILSON … Q1. What do you like most about performing with your sons? I truly respect them both as they are great musicians and we all play as equals on stage. They are also great songwriters which makes me […]
BIG COUNTRY REVEAL THEIR FAVOURITE SONGS OFF THEIR ALBUM 'THE CROSSING'
March 17, 2018
This week on Q & A ‘3’ we have a chat to UK band BIG COUNTRY! Q1. How long has it been since you toured Australia? We toured here 18 months ago which lasted ten days. This time it is for 3 weeks so we will get to see a bit more of the country. […]
MADDER LAKE - Rock'n'Roll, Brothership and 'that' toothbrush!
March 7, 2018
This week Melbourne rock legends MADDER LAKE talk rock’n’roll, brothership and all about ‘that’ toothbrush… Q1. How did the song ’12lb toothbrush’ come about? When we first started playing, half the songs that came about were spontaneous at our live gigs with Mick ad-libbing most of the time, so the lyrics to 12lb Toothbrush are […]
Paying homage to a legend that is Joni Mitchell!
February 27, 2018
Songstress LAUREN ELISABETH chats with MEMO about her upcoming show ‘THIS IS JONI – THE ART AND MUSIC OF JONI MITCHELL‘ and her new solo EP! Read More… Q & A ‘3’ featuring LAUREN ELIZABETH… Q1. What inspired you to put a show like ‘This is Joni’ together? Joni would have to be one of […]
DID YOU KNOW THAT BILLY MILLER...
February 19, 2018
Melbourne renowned musician BILLY MILLER has had a colourful past in the world of music… BILLY MILLER is primarily known for being in the 70’s group THE FERRETS, however as most musicians do, he has also been a member of other well-known bands and co-written music with credible artists. Billy was once a member of […]
GREEDY SMITH's ultimate career highlight!
February 16, 2018
Q & A ‘3’ featuring GREEDY SMITH This week we chat with Greedy Smith from Mental As Anything about career highlights, art and MEMO Music Hall… Q1. What has been the ultimate music career highlight for you? Winning the coveted Telegatto (TV Pussy) Award on live Italian TV back in 1986 in the Bari Opera […]
THE BAND LINE UP FOR 'THIS IS JONI' IS ABSOLUTELY SENSATIONAL!
February 15, 2018
NOT ONLY IS THIS A STELLAR SHOW ABOUT THE MUSIC & ART OF JONI MITCHELL BUT IT ALSO INCLUDES A STELLAR BAND WITH NOTABLE CREDIBILITY! It doesn’t get much better than this, check out the band line up; Sam Keevers – Piano Philip Rex – Double bass Darryn Farrugia– Drums Nathan Slater – Guitars Mimi […]
Karise Eden is recording a new album!
February 9, 2018
Q & A ‘3’ featuring KARISE EDEN… Q1. Are you working on any new music projects at the moment? If so, what are they? Yes, I’m recording my new album at the moment. I can’t wait to share it with everyone but it’s still a work in progress which is partly why these live shows […]