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Meet Neil Murray, Warumpi Band founding member

Neil Murray

Neil Murray was a founding member of the Warumpi Band which blazed a trail for indigenous music into mainstream Australia.

Neil has become one of Australia’s most original and respected songwriters, enjoying a solo career since 1989. Winner of the 1995, APRA song of the year for My Island Home originally written for the Warumpi Band and re-recorded by Christine Anu. He has released eleven albums, the latest of which is “Bring Thunder and Rain”. Neil has also published stories, articles, poems, a play and the cult classic auto-biographical novel “Sing For Me Countryman”.

Neil will speak (and occasionally sing) on his three decade involvement in Indigenous culture and music.

Thursday April 14th 2016, 6pm – 7:30pm
Bookings essential – https://neilmurray.eventbrite.com.au/ or 9432 9766

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