The Complete Dregs of History has a NEW COVER!

Yes indeed, Boldfox Designs has created me a spankingly fantastic cover for the Complete Dregs of History. The guy is awesome. Here it is in all its glory.

More Gravy Please! Now available free through BookFunnel for a limited time

  1. yes indeed, for a short while you can download More Gravy Please! for free right this is a satirical politician’s manual that will have you laughing (or crying). Download it here. Bookfunnel

The Langorian Queen is now out!

Yes, I’ve finally got this story to a point where I am comfortable to release it (with a great cover courtesy of  boldfoxdesigns.com). It is available at Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, amazon.com.au and soon in many more places. I am genuinely excited to get this out there. If you read it, let me know what you think.

Langoria is a land where the magic is fading. The only magic is what you bring in with you, but even then, it is easy to use it up. Some people arrive with none, some with a little, some with a lot. You’d want to have some if you were an integral part of a prophecy that says you’ll save the land.

Tarquin, Jemima, Kylie, and Wayne find themselves fighting an army from neighboring Gomania with just a few sacred items for comfort, alongside a Queen who they’re not sure that they trust, in charge of a small army with internal divisions. It soon dawns on them that they are fighting not only for Langoria, but for their lives?

Cheers, George

Radiothon is here. RTRFM needs your help

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Music in Western Australia (best heard on RTRFM 92.1) @RTRFM

I have been relatively quiet on the blog recently, but there is a good reason for this. I have been trying to complete a novel…I think I’m almost there…time will tell. I have also been learning to present radio shows, as per the links I have put up recently. Yes, now I am presenting the odd Snooze Button show on RTRFM 92.1. This is a blast, but is also very time-consuming. There is lots of music to listen to, and I love to concentrate in local talent here in Perth and WA. So, let me tell you about 5 local bands that are well worth your time to listen to. In no particular order, please enjoy these…you can hear all of them on RTRFM

Psychedelic Porn Crumpets – 10/10 for the name and producers of some great rock. Best track to look out for is Surf’s Up. It’s got fantastic guitar riffs Right from the start with that 60s influence of the great surf bands, and it then goes into a sort quasi reggae influenced rhythms before transforming back to a harder edge rock for a tight 3 minute song. Great stuff!

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=fRQKoGrhpOI

Pond – I think these guys are influenced by Pink Floyd, ELO, maybe Foreigner too in some instances. Jay Watson from Tame Impala along with other Tame Impala members have played with the band. They are psychedelic rock with a social conscience. This track, Edge of the World PArt 2, I reckon borrows heavily from the 70s. I love it.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=OIXouKr4DZ4

Mooj – Mainly instrumental, but now they have added a vocalist. Live they are great. They are funk based, lots of bass and some good rhythms. The link I have is to their 2016 E.P.. I’d recommended Make Them Bleed and Stone Soul.

https://iftheymovekillemrecords.bandcamp.com/album/mooj-e-p

San Cisco – probably the best known band and onto their 4th release. These guys have a great sense of a pop record and they haven’t disappointed in their latest album The Water. Kids Are Cool is just under three minutes of pure pop.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IGxRo8zCffM

Edie Green –  they cruise through some melodic rock, some laid back mellow tunes like Small Time Viticulturist, and my favourite – Moonshine. This song really showcases the power vocals of Sophie and the great guitar work and rhythm of the band.

Once more into Snooze Button

Another show done – with some funk, soul, local Perth bands, and more…check it out and enjoy!

Snooze Button 12 June 2017

Snooze Button on RTRFM 92.1 / Edie Green

I have been a bit preoccupied recently with my new hobby, which is being a radio presenter on RTRFM. Below is a link to my latest show.

http://rtrfm.com.au/shows/snoozebutton?an_page=2017-05-30

also, check this out from Edie Green – this rocks

https://soundcloud.com/ediegreen/edie-green-moonshine

Enjoy…and I’ll try to post more often and get back to some writing now,

Cheers

George

 

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