Q&A Scene: Nick Barker

December 18, 2018 Mary Boukouvalas

What’s your favourite work at this point in time? The Heartache State !! It’s breathed new life into me. How would you describe your sound in food form and why? A Beggar’s Banquet of course. […]

Snap Scene: The Heartache State, Caravan Music Club – Sun 5th Nov 2017

November 8, 2017 Mary Boukouvalas

Justin Garner & Nick Barker have been playing together on and off for 15 years – Nick producing Justin’s band Southpaw’s debut album and Justin playing on Nick’s last solo record (Blackwater Blues). 3 years ago they hunched over acoustic guitars and hammered a bunch of ideas into songs that became the Heartache State’s debut self titled album. Justin loves the Allman Bros, Nick loves the Replacements, every one likes the Stones so the band, with the addition of long time friend Venom on Drums and Michael Hubbard on Bass, is a collision of all.  […]

Q&A Scene: Nick Barker

January 21, 2016 Mandy Hall

Tell us about your new single/ album/ tour? “Hell Aint a Bad Place to Be – The Story of Bon Scott” is a narrated concert about the life of Bon Scott. How would you describe […]