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New recording, reissues from Tiki Taane and Salmonella Dub

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Tiki Taane and Salmonella Dub – who both have new albums set for release next year – have teamed up on the single ‘Ignite’.

The record was sparked by their 25th anniversary reunion shows earlier this year and coincides with the release of a deluxe box set containing 10 remastered 12″ vinyl albums, together with a 40 page pictorial book documenting the bands history since 1993.

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Barry Saunders: behind the wheel with The Warratahs

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“We come in and out of orbit,” reflects Barry Saunders, frontman of The Warratahs, who this year celebrate their 30th anniversary. “We have always had our space – that space just shrinks and expands!”

You get the feeling that Saunders has never been overly concerned whether his band of country rockers are in or out, though for the past few years they have certainly been back in orbit. In 2015, the band – Saunders, Nik Brown (violin, mandolin), Mike Knapp (drums) and Nick Theobald (bass, vocals) – reconvened for Runaway Days, their first studio album in nine years and since then Saunders has gone on to tour and work with the likes of Tami Neilson, Marlon Williams and Delaney Davidson.

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