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/
Tony Hillier’s World of Music is also available as a podcast. Search for Tony Hillier on your podcast app or in the iTunes store. And you can stay in touch with the FNQ music scene with Tony at http://www.entertainmentcairns.com/hilliers-hotline-archive.php
You can hear Tony on ABC Far North each Friday at 445pm.
This week, music from three fabulous new folk albums that feature 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[audio https://rdontheroad.files.wordpress.com/2014/05/tony-blog-1605.mp3|bg=0x0000ff|righticon=0xff0000]