SEAN WAYLAND BAND AT SMITHS
Sean Wayland (keys) over from NYC to play with Brendan Clarke (bass) and Alex Hirlian (drums). Nick McBride (drums) replaced Alex for two tunes.
Recording and pics by Eric Pozza. Produced and presented by Chris Deacon OAM,
Friday Night Live features some of the best jazz and related music concerts from our studios or recorded at live venues around the ACT and beyond, with special prominence to local musicians. If you would like to become involved, get in touch with Chris at 62957444.
Sean Wayland Nick McBride
A treasure trove of swing, jazz & dance from live 1920s-60s radio & TV presented by Greg Poppleton, 1920s-30s style dance band singer and band leader. Includes Australian, UK, US and non-English language swing orchestras, vocalists, society bands, bop, trad, blues, cool, jive as well as the occasional hillbilly, western swing and early rock ‘n’ roll live radio material.
Step back in time with “Hit Parade of Yesterday” – Vintage music from the 20s & 30s, more precisely, 1926-1937, jazz, big bands, and some Australian bands, personalities and music from the movies are featured. Original recordings are used. A monthly special highlights a personality or a band or, perhaps, a type of music or dance. This program began in March 1978!