Iva Davies / Icehouse Interview

Brian Peel chats to Iva Davies, frontman of Australian rock legends Icehouse in a special JOY 94.9 interview.

Brian and Iva take a look back at the achievements, the accolades CS1fIhqUkAEaoDl-228x300and the music that defined Icehouse and shaped the Australian music industry.

Icehouse achieved mainstream chart success with hits such as Electric Blue, Crazy, Great Southern Land and My Obsession all Top 5 singles in Australia. The album Man of Colours hit #1 in Australia, going 7 times platinum back in 1987. The album, still one of the highest selling albums in Australia by an Australian band.

Brian chats to Iva about Icehouse’ induction into the ARIA Hall of Fame in 2006 and his long standing work in the community. Brian takes Iva back to relive the classic CS1fIdWWEAALskc-204x300Icehouse catalogue of hits and what his experience was working alongside music industry icons David Bowie, Peter Gabriel, Bryan Ferry, Roxy Music, Simple Minds, Robert Palmer, The Psychedelic Furs, Nik Kershaw and the legendary Hall & Oates. Iva also highlights his brief encounter with another Aussie music icon, INXS.

Great Southern Land is an Icehouse track known to many Australians, some will insist it’s our countries unofficial national anthem, listen to Brian and Iva chat about the song which has etched its name into Aussie folklore and the huge impact Icehouse’ music had on the Australian public.

This full interview includes special bonus content which was not aired on JOY 94.9!

Iva Davies – a true Australian music legend. Join Iva and Brian for this very special JOY 94.9 interview.

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XY&O Interview

Brian Peel catches up with the boys from XY&O, a pop electronic trio from Cardiff, Wales.

XY&O’s single Low Tide amassed over one million Spotify streams online with worldwide exposure. The next single release was Lights On – an absolute brilliant follow up track. Brian speaks to Skip (Vocals/Guitar), Tudor (Programming/Keys) & Nick (Lead Guitar) about their formation, their take on the music industry todayxyo, the use of digital social media channels plus what’s ahead for the new year.

Brian and JOY 94.9 have the special Australian premiere of their latest single Fahrenheit, a first for the Southern Hemisphere!

XY&O are a trio on the up with a bright and amazing future ahead of them. Join Brian for this very special JOY 94.9 interview.

You can catch up with XY&O on their Website, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and on Soundcloud.

Visit here to download the free XY&O  interview podcast from iTunes!

Lucy Neville Interview

Australian singer-songwriter Lucy Neville chats with Br12106756_10153380354144086_3564716500422750669_nian Peel on JOY 94.9.

Lucy chats about how she started out, her musical goals for the future and what it’s like for her as an artist using social media to promote her music.

Lucy’s debut EP is out now featuring the tracks On My Ownand her latest release Lady.

You can catch up with Lucy Neville on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Click here to download the free Lucy Neville interview podcast on iTunes!

Citizen of the World Interview

Gerrit and Kris from Citizen of the World chat with Brian Pe12113313_911787705569575_123463256068627606_oel on JOY 94.9.

In this interview, Gerrit & Kris speak about leaving Switzerland in 2012 to set up life in Sydney to the making of the new Setting Out video in a local junkyard plus what it’s like performing in India.

The guys also give listeners an insight into the making of their latest single and speak about their plans for 2016.

Check out this Citizen of the World podcast & download it free from iTunes!

Ash Edelman Interview

Brian Peel goes one on one with Ash Edelman.

Ash Edelman is an Aussie boy who pursued his dreams after working in the Australian mines.

Ash kick started his career change by starting out as a qualified fitness personal trainer before becoming a swimwear and underwear model.12074539_10153380354114086_4492356967700160680_n

Ash along with a few other boys took judges by surprise when they stripped down to bare bones on a raunchy episode of Britain’s Got Talent – from that moment on Forbidden Nights were born!

In this special JOY 94.9 interview, Ash speaks to Brian about his PT training sessions, eating habits and what it’s like for him now as a model and losing his clothes on stage for one of the UK’s premier male variety shows.

Brian also addresses that posing question…. “Boxers, Briefs… or Commando”.

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David Raleigh & Rhonda Ross Interview

David Raleigh is a New York City based singer, songwriter and piano player. Rhonda Ross Kendrick is an American actress. Her mother is singer and actress Diana Ross and her father is Motown founder Berry Gordy. Together they have released the brand new single Stay from David Raleigh’s latest album, The Equation of Love. Continue reading David Raleigh & Rhonda Ross Interview