About Mandy Hall
Mandy is a music photographer & writer. She runs Mandy Hall Media, which includes Social Media marketing, PR & Graphic Design for the music industry. She is also a web developer - she created and supports this website.

Q&A Scene: Pete Lyrebird

February 8, 2018 Mandy Hall

Described as “gifted with a rich, sonorous voice, and the songs are haunting and melancholy’ by UK publication Edinburgh Spotlight, Pete Lyrebird is excited to be launching his debut EP Pair Of Rogues at The Workers Club on Sunday 18th February. Having held his cards close to his chest for some time, this news will come as welcome relief to loyal fans of his songs. […]

Q&A Scene: Freya Josephine Hollick

February 7, 2018 Mandy Hall

Freya Josephine Hollick
finished 2017 with her new E.P. Don’t Mess With The Doyenne, a new single Pearly Gates Of The Landfill, recorded with Robert Ellis and The Perfect Strangers, received three Age Music Victoria Award nominations, a grant from Creative Victoria and toured with Justin Townes Earle, plus festival appearances at Nannup Music Festival, Boogie Festival, Gumball, Broadbeach Country Music Festival, Gympie Music Muster, Kyneton Music Festival, Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival, Out On The Weekend and Queenscliff Music Festival as well as other high profile supports. This February and March, Hollick and her band will embark on an east coast tour. Bringing blues and honky tonk goodness that transports you back to early Appalachia, through wartime romance, the golden era of country music and into a cosmic hootenanny as she crisscrosses across Victoria, NSW and Queensland. […]

Star Scene: Colin Hay

February 5, 2018 Mandy Hall

Colin Hay’s scene is cooking a bit of food and playing guitar and bongos in the lounge room as the night wears on. He agrees that it’s a good scene. […]

Scene News: Kate Miller-Heidke- Announces Speigeltent performance for Newcastle fans

January 29, 2018 Mandy Hall

Kate Miller-Heidi will bring her classically trained vocals and unique alternative pop to Newcastle for a special performance with a string quartet at The Spiegeltent in Civic Park on April 15. Tickets for the show are on sale now.

Straddling the worlds of pop, folk and opera, Kate Miller-Heidke is one of our most unique artists. 2017 saw Kate and her long-time collaborator Keir Nuttall succeed in the challenge of writing the music and lyrics for Muriel’s Wedding: The Musical, an adaptation of the classic 90s Aussie film. Ending its sold out run this Saturday 27 January, The Sydney Theatre season has been a resounding success, and a return season for Sydney has just been announced for July 2019 at the Lyric Theatre. In the meantime Muriel fans can relive the theatre experience with the Original Cast Recording, which debuted in the top 20 of the ARIA Charts this week. The show swept the Sydney Theatre Awards this week, winning 7 awards, including Best Original Score Of A Mainstream Production going to Kate and Keir. […]

Snap Scene: Mandy Hall’s Top 10 photos of 2017

January 26, 2018 Mandy Hall

I saw a lot of really great gigs last year and it was hard to narrow it down to just 10. That’s why I ended up choosing 12.

In no particular order: Violent Femmes, The Church, Simple Minds, James Taylor, Martin Cilia, Peter Hook & the Light, Santana, The APIA Good Times Tour with Mental As Anything, Died Pretty, Midnight Oil and Daryl Braithwaite. […]

Q&A Scene: Anushka of Siblings

January 22, 2018 Mandy Hall

I am about to embark on a show titled: SIBLINGS It is an original musical performance with my brother Mikelangelo and Dave Evens at the Butterfly Club in Melbourne 13th – 18th Feb. We will then take the show to the Adelaide Fringe this March. […]

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