Capricorn Coast singer-songwriter Kate Mahood has released a new song Endangered Species, inspired by a native bird species under threat from habitat loss due to mining.
“Many of our native birds are currently endangered<“ Kate says. “One such species is the black-throated finch (southern subspecies), a tiny bird already declared extinct in NSW, whose last remaining habitat is now under direct threat from controversial mining giant Adani.
“If construction of Adani’s proposed Carmichael mine goes ahead in the Galilee basin, thousands of hectares of the finch’s last remaining habitat will be destroyed.
“This is extremely likely to push this vulnerable species over the brink and into extinction.”
Kate wrote Endangered Species after learning about the finch’s plight in 2014, and recorded it last year.
Deepwater musical duo Kissing The Flint have produced two videos for songs on their debut EP Unconditionality, and will be sharing them for the first time at Crow Street Creative on Friday, September 13.
The Central Highlands Regional Council finished off the financial year with funding for four local projects through the Regional Arts Development Fund.
Comedian Thomas Sayers and singer-songwriter Chenai Boucher talk about music, inspiration, writing and childhood musical influences. Listen to their full half-hour conversation for more - including Chenai’s very surprising pick for which artist, alive or dead, she’d like to collaborate with!
Capricorn Coast singer-songwriter Kate Mahood has released a new song inspired by the black-throated finch, a native bird whose last remaining habitat is under threat from Adani’s controversial Carmichael coal mine.
It’s been a challenging year for Deepwater husband-and-wife duo Kissing The Flint, but they’ve risen from the ashes to release a carbon-negative debut EP and start work on music videos showcasing the local area.
ViperSnatch, a Rocky band with elements of grunge, punk and alt-rock who often comment on social issues through their music, have released their first single.
Jack Viljoen, a South African-born singer-songwriter now based in the Gladstone region, shares his love of Cash and other music legends in his new song As Cool as Johnny Cash.
One on the Up is the title track from Bundaberg singer-songwriter Craig Lamond’s debut album.
OM Fest, the Capricorn Coast’s annual celebration of original music, is back for 2019 on September 14. Find out how it all began with this short film from the early years.
Brittany-Elise’s first album Something More has debuted at #2 on the iTunes charts for country music albums.