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Phill Raymond
Australia, Melbourne

About Phill Raymond

Singer | Songwriter | Guitarist

With a passion for music deeply rooted in the blues, Phill Raymond has made a name for himself through his CD releases and captivating live performances. His repertoire showcases a blend of original compositions and carefully selected cover versions, paying homage to the influential artists who have shaped his musical journey. Whether performing as a soloist or collaborating with a talented group of award-winning musicians, Phill offers a diverse range of experiences, from intimate acoustic blues performances to the dynamic energy of a trio or quartet. On special occasions, he expands his lineup to a seven-piece ensemble, ensuring a memorable musical experience for his audience.

Throughout his career, Phill has had the privilege of working alongside local legends in the Australian music industry. He has also had the honor of sharing the stage as a Support Act for renowned international artists such as Andy Gibb, Paul Stookey (of Peter, Paul & Mary), and Ralph McTell (known for "Streets of London").

Drawing inspiration from the blues and its various derivatives, Phill's music encompasses a wide range of styles, including blues, blues rock, rhythm & blues, and contemporary acoustic music. His latest CD release, "Lovin' Every Day of These Blues" takes listeners on a nostalgic journey with its 50's-style blues tracks, energetic boogies, and even a touch of Bossa Nova balladry. Each song showcases Phill's versatility and deep understanding of different musical genres, creating a collection that resonates with fans of all tastes.

With his heartfelt performances, masterful musicianship, and a passion for sharing his love of music, Phill Raymond continues to captivate audiences, leaving a lasting impression wherever his talent takes him.

DISCOGRAPHY

November 2019

Phill Raymond - Lovin' Every Day of These Blues

A 6 track CD with 5 original songs and a licensed cover version of the Lonnie Mack song 'STOP'.

Recorded at Chris Wilson Recordings Melbourne Australia with a professional line-up of award winning musicians that included:

Roland Kretschmer - Lead Guitar, Brian G. Fraser - Lap Steel & Slide Guitar, David Hoysted - Keyboard, Chris Wilson - Keyboard, Barry Hills - Bass Guitar and Rob O'Toole - Drums.

Engineered, Mixed and Mastered by Chris Wilson.

Produced by Phill Raymond and Barry Hills.

#7 December 2019 Top 25 Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts
#22 January 2020 Top 40 UK Independent Blues Broadcasters Association


December 2015

A 6 track CD which includes a licensed cover version of the Tim Buckley song 'Move With Me'.

CECIL B. FARDOULLI & THE BIG BOO - "A Foot a'Tappin' Boogie"

Recorded at Studio 52 in Melbourne Australia with Trevor Carter engineer.

Featuring Phill on Vocals and Rhythm Guitar with the renowned, Australian Blues Lead Guitarist & Slide Player, Billy Kavanagh (rip) as an Acoustic Blues Duo.

December 2015 Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts (Top 25) #25 on to peak at #10 in Jan 2016.


March 2021

Re-release package of 6 original songs, 5 recorded in 1996 plus one song from 1976 'Break Free' .

Phill Raymond - The Last Pie Van

Tracks 1 - 5: Ross S. Ward - Lead & Slide Guitar/Mandolin, Johnathan Harris (rip) - Bass Guitar & John Farrell - Drums.

Harmony vocals by the esteemed 'Latex Ladies' - Meagan Young, Liz May and Colleen Dalli.

Recorded at John Farrells home studio in Ballina NSW Australia.

Track 6: 'Break Free 76' recorded twenty years earlier in 1976 features Phill on Vocals and Rhythm Guitar with Ralph Graham on Lead Guitar.

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Past Events

Tue

Jul 07

8:05 PM

All Ages
Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society

Australia, Melbourne, 333 Williams Street West Melbourne

Sun

May 29

2:00 PM

All Ages
Cherry Bar

Australia, Melbourne, AC/DC Lane, 3000

Sun

Jun 26

1:00 PM

All Ages
The Royal George Hotel

Australia, Kyneton, 24 Piper Street, 3444

Sat

Feb 04

9:30 PM

18+
GOLD DUST Lounge - Hotel Shamrock

Australia, Bendigo, Pall Mall & Williamson Street, 3550

Sun

Apr 09

4:00 PM

All Ages
Yardbird Bar & Kitchen (Hotel Shamrock)

Australia, Bendigo Victoria, Pall Mall & Williamson Street

Sat

Apr 29

9:30 PM

18+
Gold Dust Lounge (Hotel Shamrock)

Australia, Bendigo, Pall Mall & Williamson Street Bendigo

Sun

Apr 30

3:00 PM

All Ages
Yardbird Bar & Kitchen (Hotel Shamrock)

Australia, Bendigo, Pall Mall & Williamson Street Bendigo

Sat

May 13

9:30 AM

18+
Gold Dust Lounge (Hotel Shamrock)

Australia, Bendigo Victoria, Pall Mall & Williamson Street Bendigo

Sun

May 14

3:00 PM

All Ages
Yardbird Bar & Kitchen (Hotel Shamrock)

Australia, Bendigo Victoria, Pall Mall & Williamson Street Bendigo

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