If you like your Blues Music laden with rock and attitude be sure to jump off at Bluesville Station. The quartet has been doing it’s thing for a large and loyal fan base all over Australia
Founded by ‘station master’ Brad Palmer (vocals, harmonica, guitar) in 2001, and featuring Paul Holmberg (drums), Mark Buhmann (guitar) and Jon Coote (bass). The quiet achievers of rock and blues music administer their unique brand of stompin’ songs with power and passion. The year 2005 proved to be one of the most exciting yet for the lads at the station.
Following over 50 performances in 2004, the 2005 year didn’t allow the station hands a rest with the band holding down residencies at the Lennox Point Hotel, Brisbane’s Treasury Casino, Currumbin, Palm Beach and Tallebudgera Surf Clubs. They played Conrad Jupiter’s as part of 2005’s Blues on Broadbeach festival and performed three shows in front of very enthusiastic crowds at the Gympie Muster.
With the recent release of their 3rd album, “Castlemaine Sessions”, the Bluesville jugernaught is set to continue it’s rompin’ and stompin’ way through 2006.
“We love this band “ says Julie Rogers from Palmwood “there original and fun to watch” ,”Yeah,they really blow “ says Julies son Zane.
New Album Ready for Release.
The long awaited third album is now ready for release and the 10 track recording is indeed another rocker. The “Castlemaine Sessions” includes all the standard Bluesville Station hallmark harmonica blowin’, guitar drivin’ and gutsy vocal harmony that we’ve come to expect from our lads. Station Master Brad Palmer confirms, “yes this was as much fun to make as the last two records, we have captured another good moment in the groups 5 year history.” Bluesville Station Radio reviews……
“Your song You’re Right On is a killer…. Thank you for the music!”
- Markus Fischer Osnabruecker Radio 104.8 FM, Germany
“Continue your great work, you music is very good”
- Gi Dussault, Co-Host and Co-Producer of Radio Show “The Upper Room with Joe Kelley”, Connecticut USA
“… I have just had the pleasure of presenting several cuts from your CD on air… I was knocked out (something that doesn’t happen very often these days)…”
- Big Al Watts, presenter of Big Al’s Rhythm Roundup pbs 106.7 FM
“Please send us a promo copy of “Keep On Rollin’” for airplay on our show…”
- Mark Verbert, Host of Mojo Dreams on Radio Sinaai 105.5 FM Belgium
“… you music is being played on my Blues Show ‘ “Spirit of the Blues”… The response I’m getting from my listeners is very positive…..
- Wendy Rudin Host of Spirit of the Blues on radio Spirit FM 92.3 Narrandera NSW