In Conversation: Shorrock, Birtles, Goble & Briggs – Little River Band’s Original Singers And Hit Songwriters
The original singers and hit songwriters of Little River Band reunite for a conversation about their experience in forming, recording and touring with Australia’s most significant international rock band. Glenn Shorrock, Beeb Birtles, Graeham Goble, David Briggs wrote all the hits which made the band famous: Reminiscing, Cool Change, Lady, Lonesome Loser, Help Is On Its Way, Happy Anniversary, Take It Easy On Me, The Night Owls, The Other Guy, We Two, Home On Monday, It’s A Long Way There and Many More.
I’ll Always Call Your Name – Isolated Bass Featuring Roger McLachlan & Beeb Birtles
A fabulous insight into the writing of the classic Beeb Birtles song “I’ll Always Call Your Name” which appears on the first Little River Band album circa 1975. Beeb discusses his love of open G tuning, how and why this song was written. Featuring: Beeb Birtles – Lead Vocal & Guitar Glenn Shorrock – Vocals Graeham Goble – Guitar & Vocals Ric Formosa – Lead Guitars Derek Pellicci – Drums & Percussion Roger McLachlan – Fender Bass
Birtles & Goble – Digitally Released
For the first time on all digital platforms The Last Romance album is finally available. Little River Band fans consider it a lost Little River Band album. Musicians featured include not only Beeb and Graeham, but David Briggs, George McArdle, Ric Formosa and Derek Pellicci. In addition to members of LRB, there was an array of Australia’s finest performers including Don Burrows, Mal Logan, Barry Sullivan, Clive Harrison, Peter Jones, Mark Kennedy and many others.
All Little River Band’s US Top 10s now have 1 million play awards
Graeham Goble – The Night Owls Receives BMI 1 Million Air Plays Award
Graeham Goble – Conversations with Graham Cornes 5AA Adelaide
Founding Member Of Little River Band Graeham Goble talks with Graham Cornes on Adelaide’s FiveAA. Topics include growing up in Adelaide, Rudolf Steiner and his teachings, Allison Gros, Travis Wellington Hedge, Mississippi, Little River Band and the online museum www.shorrockbirtlesgoble.com
First aired 16th July 2020.
Graeham’s Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2L947wSHWswikJIYNc4tJH https://www.fiveaa.com.au
“Everyday Of My Life” Isolated Bass – Featuring Roger McLachlan
Roger McLachlan: “My friend and colleague Beeb Birtles wrote and sang the fabulous LRB hit ‘Everyday of my Life’. Both in lockdown, Beeb in Nashville and me in Melbourne (Australia), we discuss the meaning behind the song and what really happened in 1976 when it was recorded. What a trip down memory lane with some interesting facts emerging…”