Tony Hillier is one of Australia’s leading music journalists and a musician of long standing here in far north Queensland. His informed and insightful coverage of music features in The Weekend Australian and Rhythms magazine http://rhythms.com.au/
And you can stay in touch with the FNQ music scene with Tony at http://www.entertainmentcairns.com/hilliers-hotline-archive.php
This week, music from three fabulous new folk albums, featuring crystalline female voices and Celtic harpists (Welsh, Irish and Scottish) in decidedly non-traditional settings.
Our Captain Calls from Anglo-Scottish quartet The Furrow Collective’s debut album At Our Next Meeting
Par Le from Welsh band 9Bach’s new album Tincian
Wild Goose Chase from Irish super-group The Heartstring Quartet’s recently re-issued 2008 album Heartstring Sessions