Friday, March 22, 2013

Russell Morris pays homage to Les Darcy

From the Maitland Mercury report:
Russell Morris has returned to his earliest musical style – the blues. On his new record Sharkmouth, Morris evokes a tradi­tional and minimal blues sound to tell the stories of some of the colourful characters in Australia’s history. On The Ballad of Les Darcy Morris, a long-time boxing fan, tells the story of Maitland’s heroic ­champion.

Full article available at Maitland Mercury, March 21, 2013.