Barre Talk

Barre Talk

Every week, join Daniel (plus an exciting range of co-hosts and guests) on Australian Musicians Radio (AMR) with Barre Talk. Barre Talk is the hottest up-and-coming music podcast going down through your headphones. Every week we are interviewing some of the biggest and best names in independent music today, all while playing the freshest new tracks from Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands! We also like to have some fun on-air, bringing that A-class AMR banter and silly segments you’ve come to know and love, but at the same time showing a real passion for the underground music scene. This is not your ordinary music program... Email amrairplay@mail.com to get your tracks to get added to AMR’s playlist, and get played on the station. Tracks must be in mp3 format, and please include any bio/media/PR information. Australian/New Zealand/Pacific Island independent originals songs only. Like and follow our socials: Website Facebook (Barre Talk) Facebook (AMR) Instagram Twitter YouTube ============================ DISCLAIMER: Please be advised that episodes of Barre Talk are directed towards an adult audience, and due to the spontaneity of the show, may contain course language, adult & mature themes, and content of an explicit nature. Listener discretion is advised throughout. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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January 13, 2022 22 min

Back in November of 2021, Daniel chatted to Anika, the brains behind indie pop artist Hachiku right before her album launch show at the iconic Gasometer Hotel. In this chat, Anika goes in depth about what she's been up to in the year since her debut record's release.


Find Hachiku on her socials:

Instagram

Twitter

YouTube


Listen to the original episode with Hachiku here. The full AMR Podcast Specials series can be found here.


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The AMR Sooki Lounge Podcast series returns with Daniel chatting to Jack Botts right before his gig at the venue. The pair discuss Jack's ongoing tour to support his 2021 EP "Slow Mornings", the nuances of van life, and Daniel gets to review Jack's expertly-poured water.


Find Jack on his socials:

Instagram

YouTube


The full AMR Sooki Podcast series can be found here.


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December 31, 2021 122 min

In this extra "nice" episode, and our final one for 2021, Jordan Merrick does a deep dive into his recent sophomore album “Waiting Blues”, explaining the connections between songwriting, a record's themes, and the album art.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

India Dupriez - Venomous

Laura Mac - Garage Full of Dreams

The Human Kind - Walk To The River

Teen Jesus and the Jean Teasers - Miss Your Birthday

The Fat Bastards - Fo...

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December 9, 2021 134 min

Singer-songwriter Marianne Leigh may be New Zealand's biggest fan of T-Swift's lyrics, and a recovering emo kid, but this certainly does not inhibit her own musical accomplishments! She tells us how she is improving with her own lyrics and collaborative skills, with the release of her second EP “simple things”.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Jodi - Frenchie

Sarah Kabbani & Taylor Piggott - Daydreaming

Tesh Batkins - Sp...

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November 24, 2021 126 min

What's it like to record an album at the edge of civilisation, while the world is turning upside down? Joe Mungovan opens a window into the unique experiences that inspired his new record "A Flower In The Weeds".


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Sametime - Bitter Taste

Luca George - Somebody New

EMPHASIZE THE MC - Vent Elation (feat. Cali Jade)

KOOLZ - Beach Daze (feat. LEMAIRE & Scopes)

Dorsal Fins - Sugar

Gunning for ...

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November 13, 2021 109 min

Anna Smyrk is normally a very well-travelled individual. But with the release of her new EP “The Hour Between Us”, she is well and truly grounded, both literally and metaphorically. She joins Daniel on our returning episode to talk all things record crafting, street playing, and costume wearing.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Pearl - Honeymoon Suite

Abbey Lane - Hypnotised

Freehand - It’s Not Over

Good Will Remedy - Messin With My ...

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October 22, 2021 125 min

With the landmark release of her sophomore record “Iris”, singer-songwriter reb fountain joins Daniel to lead us into exploring a little bit of the thought-provoking mythology and metaphors that the album explores. There's enough nihilistic quips to even make Nietzsche proud!


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Sparrows - I Know Fire

Brayden Sibbald - Fading

Zhuli - IKEA

Brandon Duff - Crystal Eyes

DICE - Stop Sign

Inklines - Real Lif...

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October 15, 2021 135 min

Tom from the indie-rock outfit With Blue explains what it's like to record in a real “fancy pants” studio, as the Brisbane stalwarts releases their debut EP “Pleasure Lies”, a record crafted with gig-laden experience.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Tomorrow People - Give It To Me

Young6ix - Built Different

The Predators - Taking Fire

Before the King - Fast Machine

Paris Irwin - Tendons

Harry J Hart - No Goodbye

Pinstripe - You And...

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October 9, 2021 133 min

Melbourne alt-pop band SILT tells us what it's like to really find bandmates and producers you can connect with, as they release their absolutely stellar EP “Contact High”.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

KingTheFreeSoul - Waste Time

Dekleyn - Over Again

Ivy Adara - Apartment No. 2

Erin Foster - Friends

Ben Gillies - Dangerous Distractions

Bootleg Rascal - With You (Bad Boys Remix)

Whatever, Forever - Ghost Of Me

COLD*WORDS - Kill M...

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October 1, 2021 139 min

Calling all Michaels! Geniie Boy tells us what it's like to be a duo when you've inhabited different musical worlds for years before coming together to shake up your own expectations. Having just released their EP "If You Have Something To Say", true to form the Gold Coast pop-duo have plenty to talk about, including what the love about their local music scene.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Grace Sanders - Scrol...

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September 24, 2021 133 min

What do you do when you are Alter Boy; the only (as far as we know) deaf & queer band in the country? Why, you push the boundaries of music and performance as we know it, of course!! Molly from the band joins Daniel to chat all about their ethos and the caveats of being in their unique position.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Kwame - H I G H E R

Celina Sharma - Bad For You (feat. Rich The Kid)

Jack Vidgen - Goodbye

PRINS - Basi...

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September 17, 2021 132 min

Kendall Elise, the phenomenal genre-crossing kiwi singer-songwriter, gives us the full lowdown on the making of her new LP, “Let The Night In”; and all the experiences that come with it, including working with your influences, taking a leap of faith with self-producing, and channelling loss to create art.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Akosia - Better

Julian Hamilton - City Of Love

Caiti Baker - Mellow

Ella Therese - Confusion

Lesli...

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September 2, 2021 126 min

Daniel and Turch (from the esteemed We Only Do One Take Podcast) are running amok despite lockdown for this week's episode of Barre Talk “Chit Chat”, with plenty of banter and array of tunes to boot. The guys rant about everything from easy-peel oranges, to the intricacy of ad blockers, and the joys of a well cut lawn.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Ladyhawke - Think About You

WHO SHOT SCOTT - REALLY LIKE THAT

King Stingray - ...

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August 26, 2021 130 min

Belgian-Australian singer-songwriter Romanie reflects on how she has made Melbourne her home, making new friends and dodging lockdowns to create her new EP “Little Big Steps”. Daniel returns to solo hosting this week, with a full slate of fresh tracks to show.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Samuel Gaskin - RECKŌNING

Jelly Oshen - All Alone

Marianne Leigh - Sweet Goodbyes

Camille Trail - I Don’t Like You

BEACH PANIC! - Twist With Me

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August 13, 2021 134 min

The Far-North QLD songster Dan Baker graces us with his presence this week to tell us all about his new EP "From Corners Quiet”, and how it's okay to be just a little bit cowboy. Michael from The Red Line podcast pitches us his "Tambourine Tour" idea in explicit detail.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Chase Zera - Supernova

Alter Boy - Act of God

La Felix - My Kinda Love

Kendall Elise - I Want

Shangrila - Waiting

Lemon...

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August 5, 2021 110 min

Wollongong's Aodhan is young and bustling with talent, now with a debut EP; “Flies In My Room” to boot. He spoke to us this week to provide us with some insights into his musical upbringing, his experiences & success thus far, and how we all don't know what the hell is going on, regardless of age. Daniel returns to solo hosting as he shows off a record number of tracks sent in by the artists directly.


Featuring these awe...

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July 21, 2021 133 min

Brisbane's Edgar Hurley (and his magnificent moustache) show us how your own musical choices can be crafted into a unique sound, as demonstrated by his delightful new album, “The Blame Needs A Place”. Gareth gives a lockdown & rum fuelled "yo ho ho-ing" to show some of his new favourite tracks.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Isla Noon - Talk About Us

JAMIESON - More Space

The Wayward Suns - Yeah Nah

Dear Sunday - Lo...

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July 14, 2021 130 min

With his debut EP “Stories You Tell Yourself” out now, indie-rocker Strangely Enough tells us what it's like to work with your band when they are interstate, and flawlessly compares them to various animals. Daniel showcases a whopping number of new sexy tracks to make up for lost time.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

RARIA - Tried To Love You

Carmouflage Rose - Bittersweet

René Le Feuvre - Euphoria

SANNIA - Love You Like

Masaya -...

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July 7, 2021 123 min

Morgan Houston tells how you don't have to get off your arse (especially when you've broken your leg), to write your epic debut record. Houston, we do not have a problem with this up-and-coming artist! Gareth returns as co-host for the first time in a while to keep you updated with everything happening with AMR right now.


Featuring these awesome new tracks:

Xela - Just Because

Saint Lane - Toothbrush

Memory Castles - Money

SILT ...

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July 4, 2021 1 min

Vass describes his less-than-nutritious breakfast choices.


Originally aired as part of 50: Stevie Jean. Listen to the full episode HERE.


Music by KieLoKaz (Creative Commons)


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