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THE AUSTRALIAN

The Australian has been Australia’s national newspaper since 1964. This folder contains reviews and articles written by Eric Myers and published in The Australian since September, 2015. Text published in the newspaper is reproduced here, with the addition of photographs which may or may not have appeared in The Australian.

 
 Mark Isaacs

Mark Isaacs

MARK ISAACS AT THE CAMELOT LOUNGE

Reviewed by Eric Myers

Published in The Australian, January 23, 2018

I can remember a time when the choice between watching Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open and attending a Mark Isaacs concert would have been agonising. Thankfully, today’s technology means one can do both. Having said that, I wish I could have recorded Isaacs’s performance on Sunday night and listened to it later...

 Vince Jones  Photo credit Chris Beck

Vince Jones

Photo credit Chris Beck

VINCE JONES AT THE BASEMENT

Reviewed by Eric Myers

Published in The Australian, January 29, 2018

There have been many great nights at The Basement, and this was one of them. A capacity audience warmly applauded instrumentalist/singer Vince Jones,  convinced they were in the presence of a truly great artist...

 Errol Buddle

Errol Buddle

OBITUARY: ERROL BUDDLE 1928-2018

by Eric Myers

The Australian, February 28, 2018

Clive James once wrote, ‘‘The most daring thing you could do in Sydney in the late 1950s was listen to Errol Buddle at the El Rocco”. The subject, one of Australia’s greatest jazz musicians, has died in Sydney of heart failure...