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About: adamcarswell

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February 18, 2024

Local artist profile: Ange Dunstone

THIS week we chat with Ange Dunstone, a local face painting artist extraordinaire who encourages fellow aspiring creative types in the region to “accept...

February 11, 2024

Local artist profile: Warwick Cooney

THIS week we chat with Warwick Cooney, the drummer and one of the principal songwriters from local hard-core punk/ desert rock/ Aussie alternative band...

February 4, 2024

Local artist profile: Stanley Knife

THIS week we chat with bass playing ace and lead singer of the new phenomenal breakout Bendigo Ozpunk outfit Relays, who’ll be gracing the...

January 28, 2024

Local artist profile: Steve Stratton

THIS week we chat with DJ Steve Stratton, who has performed at the legendary Earthcore Festival on multiple occasions, St Kilda Festival, as well...

January 21, 2024

Local artist profile: Callum Rowe

THIS week we chat with local DJ Callum Rowe, a vinyl-only groove merchant who cites the legendary Avalanches as a “massive reason” he took...

January 14, 2024

Local artist profile: Darren Tolley

THIS week we chat with veteran local disco, house and techno DJ, the one and only Darren Tolley, who fell into the vocation through...

December 31, 2023

Local artist profile: Patti Fawcett

THIS week we chat with another mega-talented local emerging gagster, Patti Fawcett, who took a shine to performing after coming from nowhere to win...

December 24, 2023

Local artist profile: Jay Howie

THIS week we chat with the phenomenal blues and rock singer, songwriter and musician Jay Howie, who cites Led Zeppelin, Joe Bonamassa and Marcus...

December 17, 2023

Local artist profile: Lloyd Dodsworth

THIS week we chat with guitarist and singer/songwriter Lloyd Dodsworth, who originally hit the stage with his folks at the ripe old age of...

December 10, 2023

Local artist profile: Louise MacGregor

THIS week we chat with Bendigo singer/songwriter Louise MacGregor, whose first attempts at composing music were sparked by a bout of glandular fever during...

December 3, 2023

Local artist profile: Dane Knowles

THIS week we chat with local rising comedic star Dane Knowles, whose self-described “weird, often fairly anecdotal and pretty performative” breakout style, as seen...

November 26, 2023

Local artist profile: Stephanie Baker (aka artcomfy)

THIS week we chat with the startling mixed media artist Stephanie Baker, who draws inspiration from not only visual artists but musicians as well,...

November 19, 2023

Local artist profile: Kim Burns

THIS week we chat with ukulele maestro, performer and inspirational musical director Kim Burns, who fell in love with the Portuguese-originated instrument while studying...

November 12, 2023

Local artist profile: Bill Conroy

THIS week we chat with highly accomplished local photographer Bill Conroy, who’s been there and done that across the worlds of editorial and commercial...

November 5, 2023

Local artist profile: Bridie Lynas

THIS week we chat with dynamic local singer, songwriter and guitarist Bridie Lynas, who says there’s a certain amount of vulnerability behind her “aggressive”...

October 29, 2023

Local artist profile: Jared Healy

THIS week we chat with blues, rock and country singer and guitarist Jared Healy, whose self-described style has been influenced by Gary Moore, Slash,...

October 22, 2023

Local artist profile: Sam Edmonds (Earth Cadet)

THIS week we chat with Sam Edmonds - singer, songwriter, guitarist, producer, label owner, and the founder of Bendigo Vinyl in Hargreaves Street, who’ll...

October 15, 2023

Local artist profile: Angie Robinson

THIS week we chat with ceramicist and mosaic artist Angie Robinson, whose self-guided approach to and passion for ceramics is built around a deep...

October 8, 2023

Local artist profile: Tracey Koolen

THIS week we chat with Central Victorian sculptural and ceramic artist Tracey Koolen, who upped stumps from her decade-long engineering career 30 years ago...

October 7, 2023

Bangarra presents new show at Ulumbarra

LOCAL lovers of contemporary dance will be thrilled at the prospect of Bangarra Dance Theatre’s latest visit to Dja Dja Wurrung country during the...

September 24, 2023

Local artist profile: Michelle Loschiavo

THIS week we chat with talented local painter and illustrator Michelle Loschiavo, who was drawn to art during a challenging childhood.   What initially motivated you...

September 13, 2023

Focus on democracy at Bendigo Library

THE brittle nature of self-governance and civil liberties will be on the agenda when former Fairfax journalist and current La Trobe University researcher Shane...

September 10, 2023

Local artist profile: Lorraine Brigdale

THIS week we chat with stunning Yorta Yorta multimedia artist and First Nations Engagement Curator at Bendigo Art Gallery, Lorraine Brigdale.   What initially motivated you...

August 27, 2023

Local artist profile: Alice Bottomley

THIS week we chat with accomplished singer and musical theatre performer Alice Bottomley.   What initially motivated you to become a singer and performer? My grandfather was...