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Wide Open Road 2016 Show 4 - Todays Kidz

Wide Open Road 2016 Show 4 – Todays Kidz

It is with that unmistakeable, gut wrenching scream of Rob Younger and its clarion call exhorting us all to play some Stooges that Radio Birdman signals the start of another Wide Open Road, playing the things that connect and link the vast catalogue of Australian independent and alternative rock and pop, from the vil sounds...
Wide Open Road 2016 Show 3 - Smash and burn, It's sellout time

Wide Open Road 2016 Show 3 – Smash and burn, It’s sellout time

It is with that unmistakeable, gut wrenching scream of Rob Younger and its clarion call exhorting us all to play some Stooges that Radio Birdman signals the start of another Wide Open Road, playing the things that connect and link the vast catalogue of Australian independent and alternative rock and pop, from the shoe gaze...
Wide Open Road 2016 Show 2 - Almost past caring

Wide Open Road 2016 Show 2 – Almost past caring

It is with that unmistakeable, gut wrenching scream of Rob Younger and its clarion call exhorting us all to play some Stooges that Radio Birdman signals the start of another Wide Open Road, playing the things that connect and link the vast catalogue of Australian independent rock, from the dirty chaos of the supergroup to...
Wide Open Road 2016 Show 1 - Degenerate Boy

Wide Open Road 2016 Show 1 – Degenerate Boy

It is with that unmistakeable, gut wrenching scream of Rob Younger and its clarion call exhorting us all to play some Stooges that Radio Birdman signals the start of another Wide Open Road, playing the things that connect and link the vast catalogue of Australian independent rock, from jangly power pop through to the comfy...
Wide Open Road 2015 Show 7 - Five Minutes to Drive to...

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 7 – Five Minutes to Drive to…

                    It is with that unmistakeable, gut wrenching scream of Rob Younger and its clarion call exhorting us all to play some Stooges that Radio Birdman signals the start of another Wide Open Road, playing the things that connect and link the vast catalogue of Australian...
Wide Open Road 2015 Show 6 - Wings of Desire

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 6 – Wings of Desire

It is with that unmistakeable, gut wrenching scream of Rob Younger and its clarion call exhorting us all to play some Stooges that Radio Birdman signals the start of another Wide Open Road, playing the things that connect and link the vast catalogue of Australian independent rock, from most dark visceral experimental sinew to the...
Wide Open Road 2015 Show 5 - Solid Gold Hell

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 5 – Solid Gold Hell

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 5 – Solid Gold Hell by Djringfinger on Mixcloud Welcome to the July edition of Wide Open Road. It is summer here in the beautiful Northern Hemisphere and my thoughts turn to Australian music. I thought about some themes for this show – favourite summer tunes (but that would be...
Wide Open Road 2015 Show 4 - When you're disco fisting you can really smell the truth

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 4 – When you’re disco fisting you can really smell the truth

Tears me in two – The Stems TV Sound – DM3 Cement Head – The Stonefish Wide Open Road is back for the delightful month of May.  I have had a few really great record shop hauls over the last few weeks, especially from a shop in an old garage in Leiden in the Netherlands...
Wide Open Road 2015 Show 3 - Don't you worry about that...

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 3 – Don’t you worry about that…

Let’s work out the damned cobwebs of winter (yes, I live on the other side of the world!). Show 3 kicks off like it finishes with some classic Queensland Police State rebellion. After reading Andrew Stafford’s Brilliant book ‘Pig City’ this show is dedicated to the Queensland. beautiful one day, under the Kosh the next....
Wide Open Road 2015 Show 2 - Tired of waiting in this room, tired of fucking stupid rules...

Wide Open Road 2015 Show 2 – Tired of waiting in this room, tired of fucking stupid rules…

It’s only a matter of time – Spencer P Jones and the Nothing Butts What is Life in Jail – Spencer P Jones Cut Rate Martyr – Sacred Cowboys Welcome Ladies and Gentlemen to the second show for 2015 of Wide Open Road, your dream podcast, writ large in pixels and decibels right into the...
Wide Open Road 2015 - Punks on the Run

Wide Open Road 2015 – Punks on the Run

Static – Screamfeeder System Shutdown – Kaleidoscope Messed Up – Dream Poppies Jumping the Gap – Machinations Pressure Sway – Machinations Terminal Wharf – Machinations On – Models Hold On – Models Love to Rule (live) – Sunnyboys Hand of Law (live) – Deniz Tek Descent into the Maelstrom (live) – Radio Birdman Sunrise (come...
Wide Open Road 2014 Show 9 - Forever Young

Wide Open Road 2014 Show 9 – Forever Young

It is that time of the year again, Wide Open Road is coming to the hemispheric summer/winter nexus. beautiful, year ending summer back home, freezing, middle of the year here in London. So, what better way to start the show than with probably one of the first examples of You Am I on vinyl. This...