RISING - The Necks and the Dirty Three

This episode features drummers Tony Buck and Jim White from Australia’s most iconic instrumental bands and Woody McDonald.

RISING 2021 Podcast series

The RISING 2021 Podcast asks artists to unravel their ideas on an audio platform.


Duration
30 minutes

In 2021, RISING festival will take art and performance from behind closed doors to unexpected public places.

In a post-Covid world, artists have recalibrated their ideas to reach audiences in new and challenging ways. 

The RISING 2021 Podcast series asks artists to unravel their ideas on an audio platform.

This episode features drummers Tony Buck and Jim White from Australia’s most iconic instrumental bands and Woody McDonald.

Tony Buck earned his stripes as a jazz drummer in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music before forming cult improv band The Necks.

Jim White earned his chops as a punk drummer in raucous Melbourne pubs throughout the early days of noise rock trio The Dirty Three.

From opposite ends, their rhythms lay the foundation for the best instrumental bands in Australia. This is the story of how it all unfolded.

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