Tasmanian rock band blending a range of styles making dynamic music influenced by the space and ambience of Tasmania.Check out our music, some cool photo's, and if you're in Tasmania come for a surf with Mike and Steve.
Rick Gross, tenstring.com, inc., all rights reserved "But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength they shall mount up with wings as eagles they shall run, and not be weary and they shall walk, and not faint." Isaiah 40.3
All songs are written and performed by Lightnin' Harry Dee. Special thanks to Fred Gallagher (guitar) J.J. Fenderbender (drums) AND Elliot Baron (bass)...The LHDee Band.... In Memory of the late Frank Cutrona, coauthor and vocalist on I'm An Alcoho..
"Just Pray Big" - read more about the background of this song:
by Chris Ward / Forum (14.02.2007)
"My song Just Pray Big reached number 1 today and this actually means a lot for the person I wrote it for......
Rosie was diagnosed with a brain tumour last year and has had extensive intrusive surgery to remove it. This was followed by courses of steriods, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Her husband, Rob, is a local vicar (minister) and gives all his friends an update on Rosie's condition mointhly. Every email ends with the words....Pray Big.
It is a simple yet heartfelt request so I wrote the song for Rosie and Rob. With his kind permission ...
Three Gigs. One Week. Gig Three.:
Things are in a bit of disarray on Monday the 25th. I call Bahnhof Fischbach to find out when RACK supposed to be there for soundcheck.
"Oh around 7:00 will be fine."
"But the website says that doors open at 7:00."
"No, we'll open the doors at 8:00."
So we show up a little bit before 7:00. There's supposed to be two bands. We don't know when we're going to play (first or second) or for how long. Upon arrival, we find out that we're second, that we'll be playing for 30 minutes, and that soundcheck will be between bands, like at a festival. Fine. ...
The Role of The Musician part 2: APOLLO
Apollo was the patron of the fine arts. He was the master of skills and the expert in technique. His art was about beauty, clarity and purity using clear notes and harmonies that lifted the spirits.
Apollo makes music focused on the left brain. Music is a mind experience that involves intellect and thought. It is rational and linear and also traditional. One of Apollo’s favourite sayings was “Know thyself”. This music is about knowledge. It requires education and lends itself to being taught. It is about being true to oneself leading to authenticity and self-fulfilment. It is al...