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Wide Open Road 2024: Missing Link (recorded in 2022)

Wide Open Road 2024: Missing Link (recorded in 2022)

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. And this is a...
Wide Open Road 2024: These will be the good old days (recorded 2022)

Wide Open Road 2024: These will be the good old days (recorded 2022)

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. Wide Open Road is...
Wide Open Road 2022: Gee it's good to be back in the red

Wide Open Road 2022: Gee it’s good to be back in the red

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. This is our history...
Wide Open Road presents the Dream of the Nineties - Don't worry, it's alright

Wide Open Road presents the Dream of the Nineties – Don’t worry, it’s alright

  And just like that after a first overseas trip in three years and a bout of the plague, the Dream of the Nineties is back for another episode, bringing you the very best of the era. This show seems to be following zeitgeist of reflection and remembering this era of music. We have got...
Wide Open Road 2022 - Slave, moan and sway

Wide Open Road 2022 – Slave, moan and sway

And it was onto Round 2. 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...
Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties – You are the perfect person to say, get out of my way

Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties – You are the perfect person to say, get out of my way

And just like that, we are back for another Dream of the 90s, bringing you the very best of the era plus tracks that bookend this amazing period in Australian music history. This month we start with six tracks from the great state (country) of Western Australia, then we delve deep into tribute territory with...
Wide Open Road 2022: Your Turn, My Turn

Wide Open Road 2022: Your Turn, My Turn

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. This is our history...
Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties - Matchbox Cars and Marbles

Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties – Matchbox Cars and Marbles

Welcome to the Dream of the Nineties podcast. On this show we got some pop punk, space rock and a meandering journey around the Sydney scene hubbed around its indie pubs, dive bars, supper joints and folk clubs. Use Your Delusion I – TISM from the EP Australia The Lucky C*nt (1993) Defacte on my...
Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties -  King of the Sun

Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties – King of the Sun

It is a heavy heart but much love that we release our third Dream of the Nineties podcast, celebrating the life and times (in the 90s) of the amazing Chris Bailey of the Saints who died in April. We have a jam packed show for you as well as some Chris Bailey moments at the...
Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties: Angry Youngish Man

Wide Open Road presents Dream of the Nineties: Angry Youngish Man

Welcome to the second episode of the Dream of the Nineties podcast. Thank you so much for all the feedback from you all. I have been inundated with messages of support. We make shows like this for many reasons. We want to share this music, keep it alive, reignite your memories and offer the chance...
Wide Open Road 2022 - The way that it ends is the way it began

Wide Open Road 2022 – The way that it ends is the way it began

    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. Wide Open...
Wide Open Road presents the Dream of the Nineties - Dreams Come True

Wide Open Road presents the Dream of the Nineties – Dreams Come True

Welcome to dream of the nineties, a podcast brought to you by the people who make the Wide OpenRoad podcast. Lie that one, this show celebrates the best of Australian indie and alternative music, this time focusing our attention and your listening pleasure on the 1900s and sneaking into the early 2000s, or as it...