MP3 Peter Combe - Songs from a Telephone Box
Combine the passion of ''early'' Cat Stevens with the exquisite writing skills of Paul Simon, the quirkiness of Spike Milligan, the wistfulness of Richard Shindell and the beautiful acoustic guitar playing of Ralph ''Streets of London'' McTell
16 MP3 Songs
ROCK: Folk Rock, EASY LISTENING: Soft Rock
Peter Combe, Australia''s finest children''s songwriter has released his long awaited contemporary album for adults "SONGS FROM A TELEPHONE BOX". 16 tracks,including a powerful anthem of reconciliation, a vaudevillian tribute to Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, a ''Cat Stevens'' song to the earth, a Monty Pythonish ode to a fish feeling ''poorly'', a song to the Sydney Harbour Bridge, a beautiful tribute to the memory of Peter''s father, a tongue-in-cheek piece about someone who''s ''discovered'' Email and many more. This is a wonderfully diverse and memorable CD and comes complete with a beautiful 12 page booklet containing all the lyrics, Peter''s personal notes about each song and 14 photographs.
Peter''s children''s career has included a 6 year stint in London presenting BBC TV''s Music Time programme, seen throughout England,Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Australia. He has recorded 12 Children''s albums, 3 of which have received ARIAS (the US equivalent of a Grammy) for Best Children''s Album(same as the Wiggles). 7 of the albums have gone Gold and 2 Platinum. He has also composed a major children''s musical for Symphony Orchestra, Choir and 18 Soloists based on the Australian classic children''s story - Snugglepot & Cuddlepie.