Robbie BROWN (1992)
Born in Tamworth
on December 7th.
His uncle, Geoff Brown, had a
big influence on his early musical career.
1970’s – Tour with the Singing
Kettles and with Reg Lindsay for 5 years.
He played at the “Texas Tavern”
in Sydney as the
resident bass player for a number of years and backed
international artists such as Shirley Bassey and Sammy Davis
1975 – Golden Guitar for New
Talent of the Year with “Beautiful World”.
He later formed the “Gillian Eastoe” and “King Dog Band”
with Phil Emmanuel. He was also a member of the 2KY Country Band
which featured Darcy Le Year and later with the Michael Roycroft
Cosmic Cowboys in Tamworth.
He has toured with many artists,
Lee Kernaghan, Jean Stafford (was her musical director for 10
1992 – Inducted into the Hands
1997 – Started TIARA (Tamworth
Independent Artists Recognition Awards).
2005 – Signed with publishing
company Aussie Independent.