New Album Real World Released
My new album is now available. The album was created with award winning producer Countbounce here in Melbourne, and I'm very excited to be releasing it. It has some big vocal moments and amazing textures - but you really should hear it for yourself. I'd like to thank everyone who was involved, particularly people who generously pledged for the album so early on.
Buy digital at I-tunes
Buy the CD instore at JB Hi-Fi or via my website HERE
Or stream it at spotify
I would like to acknowledge the contributions of the following people who made the album possible through their pledges. Phillip Livingston & Diana Coburn House (Executive Production), Warren Kiddle, Luise Smith, Carla Vitelli, Robin Wall and Grant Whittingham.
Like A Version with The Bamboos
Bobby joins The Bamboos to perform 'Midnight'. Tom & Alex are hosting The Bamboos for 'Like A Version' and boy do they have a surprise intstore!
Bobby sings for Urthboy
Bobby recently penned a sweet ballad 'Hey Dianne' with Countbounce, and it's found its way onto Australian hip hop royalty, Urthboy's Third album - 'Smokey's Haunt'. The album is this weeks feature on Triple J and it rips! You can check out Urthboy's insight into the album as he chats in studio with Zan Rowe on Mornings.
Running In The Rain on Itunes
Today marks the official release of 'Running In The Rain'. The stunning new track from Bobby's forthcoming album is now available at iTunes.
To celebrate we're giving away 25 copies of 'Running In The Rain' on limited edition CD single. Signed by Bobby, the CD single also features an excellent acoustic version of the track.
To win - all you have to do is leave a comment on Youtube & use the facebook link to share the video on your wall.
If you can't wait - you can head straight to iTunes and get it now.
RITR Film Clip Release
We're happy to announce the release of 'Running In The Rain' video....
The track will be availble on I-Tunes Monday 7 May
Running In The Rain - Single Release
We've just received the promo discs for 'Running In The Rain'. We've already posted a bunch of them out to our pledgemusic fans, and next week will be your turn as we unleash a new shopping experience right here!
The single 'Running In The Rain' will be available at Itunes from May 7
Bobby recently stepped into the studio with legends of soul The Bamboos to drop vocals on a forthcoming track 'Midnight'. 'Midnight' will appear on The Bamboos fifth album 'Medecine Man', out June 1 in Australia. 'Medecine Man' also features the vocals of Daniel Merriweather, Aloe Blacc, Tim Rogers & Washington - you can preorder it from Itunes
Running In The Rain - Video Wrap
We'll we've just wrapped up shooting the clip 'Running In The Rain' the first track from the new album. Directed by Michael Mouritz just outside Melbourne, the clip has a dark/moody feel perfect for the track. It will be released via youtube 1 May 2012.
The Workers 2
The workers club
We're stoked to be playing one of Melbourne's funnest rooms in the North The Workers Club Thursday 22 September 2011 We're launching 'Running In The Rain' Tickets are $10 and available at the door...
Paper deer blog
Last weekend I sat down with Paige X Cho from Paper-Deer to chat about the new album & a bunch of other stuff...
The Empress & The Espy Residencies June
The Pelly Bar & The Village Green
flavours of oakleigh
Flavours of Oakleigh
From the 10-20 March Melbourne's South East will host the Carnival of Suburbia!
Situated around the Caravan Music Club the Festival culminates in a FREE outdoor festival on Sunday 20 March.
"Flavours of Oakleigh" at Warrawee Park, will have a great food and great live music. Bobby and the band will be playing along with Eagle and the Worm and Vika & Linda.
See ya there...
Melbourne FREE Solo show
Sunday 20 February come on down to QV in Melbourne City and enjoy free afternoon show.
Bobby will perform from 2:00pm as a part of the QV Summer Series. You can stretch out on bean bags, or just twinkle your toes through the astro turf, enjoy a cool refreshing drink and some great live music. The Summer series is on throughout Feb with lots of great artists including The Custom Kings, The Verses & Charles Jenkins...
Sydney Flood Relief Benefit
Sydney - Bobby plays Flood Relief Benefit
Bobby Shortlisted for APRA Professional Development Award
Its just been announced that Bobby has been shortlisted for a Professional Development Award from APRA.
APRA received a record number of almost 2500 submissions by emerging Australian songwriters and composers who are in the early stages of their career, the shortlist is now 250 and over the coming weeks, this list of finalists will be whittled down to just eight (8) songwriters / composers who will each receive a phenomenal prize package valued at over $25,000 - made up of cash, travel, education and recognition
For a complete list of the finalist head to APRA website, finalist announced Monday March 14, 2011 so stay tuned...
Pledge Campaign Funded..
I'm pumped to announce that this week we have reached or PledgeMusic target!! In just 5 weeks we have raised enough to pay for studio time. Thank you to everyone who has pledged we are starting to prepare the incentives to send out to you...YOU CAN STILL PLEDGE!! By pledging you can still secure a copy of the album FIRST and get access to studio videos & tracks. You'll also be helping us pay for the record to be mixed, and raise money for charity!!
Northcote Social Club
Melbourne Show - Northcote Social Club
Next Wednesday 1 December sees the return to the Northcote Social Club for Bobby Flynn and an entirely new band. It is the first outing for the new tracks. Tickets are available from the NSC.COM or call 03 9489 3917
Live from the studio!
Thanks to everyone who is making this album happen! Our PledgeMusic campaign has now passed 50% of its target. We have posted a bunch of Demos & Videos from the studio, so head over to pledge and watch the album being made.
PledgeMusic Campaign is Now Live!
I am excited to announce that our PledgeMusic campaign is now LIVE.
What is Pledge ? Pledge is a crowd funding model that takes you into the studio via video links, so you can hear new tracks and watch the new album being made. By pledging you will be directly involved in the creation of this album, you will be able to share in the trials and traumas of record making!
How does it work ? By signing up at Pledge you can select from a range of stuff to buy ~ from a digital download of the new album ($10) through to having me play at your own House Party ($1500). Once you've joined you get regular updates and video vignettes into the studio ~ you can even comment on tracks as they're being developed.
What to do next ~ Hit the link above and head over to PledgeMusic, sign up as a fan, create a profile (this doesn't take long), find my profile and pledge ~ you will automatically pledge for the album ($10). Enter your CC deets, strap in and enjoy the ride.
Belladonna the Movie Premiere - Melbourne
Belladonna the movie Melbourne premiere
Belladonna general release through Palace cinemas November 18
Tickets are now on sale for Northcote Social Club - Wednesday 1 December 2010. I will previewing much of my new material with a new live band, before stepping back into the studio to complete my 2nd Album. Tickets are available through the venue http://northcotesocialclub.com/ or 03 9489 3917 $15 pre/$18 door. checkout facebook for giveaways and new tracks. xo
Bobby has just dropped a taste of whats to come from his forthcoming record.
'Animal' right here and on facebook explores philosophical dualism.
The track is not yet available for purchase - join the newsletter (left) and we'll keep you up to date with exclusive video, pre album tracks (like this) & release info.
QLD shows NEXT WEEKEND!
Underbelly: The Golden Mile feat. "Under the Milky Way"
Bobby's version of The Church's '88 classic "Under The Milky Way", last night appeared in a new episode of "Underbelly: The Golden Mile".
The song features at the very end of Episode 2 - 'The Crucible', as Kim (Emma Booth) embraces her new life as an escort and starts a thrilling new career in kings Cross. Check it out...
abby bobby tour
Bobby will belt out favourites such as Superfreak and The Boy Had Trouble, in a Double bill with former chart topper Abby Dobson (Leonardo’s Bride).
The shows kick off in Victoria throughout February.
For details and tickets see SHOWS
Bobby plays Burnie (TAS)
Tickets are available from the venue on 03 6432 2600
Coby Grant 8:00 - 9:00pm
Bobby Flynn 9:30 - 10:30pm +
Gold Coast Show This FridayCome check BOBBY FLYNN performing his only SOLO show on the Goldie.
Friday 4 December! Not to be missed.
All tickets can be purchased via http://www.thesoundlounge.com.au
or call Ph: 07 5631 4266 ~ $20 pre/$25 door
Bobby Flynn - 10:00pm - 11:00pm + Encore
Support :Cornflower - 8:30pm-9:05pm
NSW ShowsAfter a some great shows with Toni Childs in Regional NSW last month, I’m back on the highways.
Starting in NSW this week with a handful of SOLO shows.
Joining me at both Lizottes shows is Barb Griffin on Piano - these tickets are selling fast.
All the venues will be serving top nosh prior to the show.
8.11.09 Lizottes - Newcastle
13.11.09 Clarendon Guesthouse - Katoomba
14.11.09 Brass Monkey - Cronulla
15.11.09 Lizottes - Kincumber
For more info see Shows
Blue Diamond Thursday 24 September 2009
Bobby will be performing at the Blue Diamond - tomorrow night 24 September
Bobby will be joined by special guest Coby Grant.
Dinner is available at the venue from 6pm.
Bobby will perform at 9.30 pm
Final Blue Diamond Show
After a successful series of shows at the Blue Diamond in Melbourne,
Bobby is Back next Thursday 9 July for the final show.
Image Courtesy of Carbie © www.carbiewarbie.com
Doors are at 8pm
Tickets are available from HERE
or call (03) 8601 2720
Adelaide Show June 3Bobby is heading to Adelaide on Wednesday 3 June, for a duo show at the Third Cork in Semaphore.
Tickets are available from the venue directly by phoning (08) 8341 7887.
Bobby Flynn on TwitterAfter almost two years apart bobby & the bird are back together.
Catch up with him here
Vic Shows in May
Bobby will be performing a series of intimate shows in Victoria next month.
Having been recently ensconced in the studio - these shows will be a chance to see Bobby before a new record is released later in the year.
"Weller's" Kangaroo Ground on Thursday 7 May
"The Loft" Warrnambool on Friday 8 May
"The Studio" Geelong on Saturday 9 May.
For those of you in Melbourne The Blue Diamond Club located on the 15th Floor of 123 Queen St. will be hosting a special evening on Thursday 14 May. Bobby will be performing with Barry Hill on upright Bass & other special guests in a night not to be missed. TIckets available Here
A day of healing
"A day of healing"
Adelaide fringe festival
Bobby & Band at The Adelaide Fringe FestivalFriday 20 March sees Bobby and The Omega Three at "The Garden of Unearthly Delights" in Adelaide. It is
part of the world renowned Adelaide Fringe Festival that runs from 27 February - 22 March. Since 1991 the Fringe Festival has entertained with a series of unique venues hosting some of the worlds finest performers in Music, Cabaret, Theatre and Visual Art. 2009 is no different.
The Spiegeltent is the perfect venue to experience Bobby's atmospheric show.
Tickets are Available here
Belladonna - first viewing
Last night at ACMI in Melbourne, cast and crew had the opportunity to view for the first time the brilliant new Australian Film "Belladonna". The film, shot in Poland and Melbourne, is the first feature film by Australian team Glass Kingdom. Belladonna deals with the spiritual and intuitive world of human beings and the idea that somehow we're all profoundly linked to each other. The Film features Bobby's track "Come Get Away" from "Out Front" and will be launched nationally (in Australia) in early 2009 ...check it out!
New Album - Demo
New Record - pre productionAfter a short trip to NZ, this week Bobby is in the studio beginning demo's for his next record.
The record due out in mid 2009 will most certainly have a twist. He is in Gippsland doing some early tracking with Australian production icon J Walker (Machine Translations). He will be experimenting with a few tracks for the new record, with emphasis on the feel and core of the tracks.
Bobby on IdolLast week Bobby played at The Basement (sydney) and the Idols came to party!
See it on Australian Idol tonight from 7.30pm
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Big SoundThis week Brisbane is holding a two day summit for some of the worlds leading music industry. Record, Radio and Retail will converge on the Valley as a part of the Q music, 'Big Sound Showcase'. Bobby will be performing a showcase on Thursday night from 9pm at the Press Club. It's a nice opportunity to perform with some of Australia's finest talent incl. Abbey Dobson, The Boat People and Jeff Lang. Big Sound
Basement Shows Announced!
Baby Arrives !Bobby is pleased to announce the birth of a baby girl on Saturday 9 August, 2008.
Indigo was born at 2.49 am and weighed in at 3.442 kg.
Mother (Jade) and Bub are doing well, and Bobby is grateful for all the support.
Bobby and the band are happy to announce two shows in Sydney next month.
Bobby and The Omega Three return to The Basement
Tuesday 23 & Wednesday 24 September, tickets are available now
from the Basement www.thebasement.com.au or call 02 9251 2797
$23 + BF doors are at 7.30pm performance at 9.30pm
On the back of her New Album release 'All Shook Up' and a national tour thats heading around the country,
Sophie Koh will be performing with the band at The Basement on both nights.
The Whitlams Support