An invitation back to the Basement on July 20th

Great news!!! Acoustic Caravan and the The Basement have invited us back to play in July with some great supporting guest acts. My band will be back with Simon on double bass, Stephen on violin, Jacob on drums and Nadene Pita on viola and backing vocals as Lenni is off to France. The guest solo acts are Roger Lock, Molly Contogeorge and Justine martin. I'll post more info on these great singer/songwriters soon. I hope you can...

Location Hunting

The last week I've really enjoyed finding new places I've never been to before within about a 5 minute drive from my place. Just up the road on the stretch from North Bondi to Dover Heights, I've found 3 amazing locations where I'm really looking forward to just sitting with my guitar and letting some time pass by. I'll take a few photos. Below are a few I took over the weekend. I got...

The Basement gig last night

It was so great to play with everyone last night. Our rehearsals meant that we were pretty tight with the forms and we ended up having heaps of room to move with the dynamics. The strings were beautiful and moved in and out of the songs like swells, Lenni's singing was so emotional and perfect, Si's playing was amazing on double bass and our double guitar song went really well and it was such...

Song Ramp for Singer/Songwriters

Song Ramp is a collection of great ideas and technology seeking to create forward momentum for the careers of our artist and songwriter members by bringing the best of their work to the attention of others. They have heaps of postings of new songs, which you can leave comments and reviews, and it seems smaller and friendlier than myspace. I've been listening to quite a few songs and they have all been great. It...

Facebook Page

Hi, If you are into facebook, would you can visit my music page and become a "fan". If you know of anyone that may like my music, you could let them know of my page too. The address is http://www.facebook.com/pages/Matt-Ralph/19896708591 Enjoy your weekend x ...