Big sound for city

EIGHT-piece outfit Ekki and the Scatterbrains will bring their big sound, vibrant energy and captivating stage presence to the Apple Farm on Saturday night. Following a […]

World-class jazz visit

INTERNATIONAL jazz stars landed in Mount Gambier on Thursday to entertain students at the James Morrison Academy. Branford Marsalis and his entire band arrived from New […]

Jazz puts region in spotlight

“THIS has been the most concentrated soulful experience I have ever had in my life,” US jazz sensation Patti Austin said at Sunday’s Generations in Jazz […]

Jazz festival to expand

TICKETS are now on sale for this year’s Generations in Jazz (GIJ), with the nation’s largest youth jazz music weekend boasting an exciting new format designed […]

Classic rock revival

MOUNT Gambier band Justice is bringing back the ’70s era with their debut EP In-Justice set for release next month. Originally forming 44 years ago, the […]

School of jazz makes trumpeting return

JAZZ legend James Morrison will this week introduce a new generation of Australia’s finest young musicians to arts and education with the commencement of a new […]

Band battle won

PORTLAND band Since Tuesday cleaned up at the Mount Gambier Battle of the Bands at Shadows Entertainment Complex on Saturday, winning five of seven awards. This […]

Cats out of the bag

CELEBRATED as one of the world’s best festival bands, Melbourne’s The Cat Empire will headline this year’s Generations in Jazz Festival. A firm summertime favourite for […]