McCORMACK BROTHERS (1999)
Rod and Jeff
1967 – Jeff born.
1968 – Rod born.
They both learnt guitar at an
early age with Rod now playing six and twelve string and
classical guitar, banjo and mandolin, whilst Jeff plays bass,
six and twelve string guitar and mandolin.
1978 – First appeared at the
Tamworth Country Music Festival and had success in the CCMA
talent quest taking out “Best Young Talent”, Open Songwriting”
and the “Amoco Encouragement Award.
1978 – Released their debut album
“Fine Lines” which featured 12 of their own compositions.
1996 – Golden Guitar for
Instrumental of the Year with “Cut to the chase. Rod was joined
by Mick Albeck.
1996 – Rod released “The Circle
Game” on ABC.
2003 – Rod-
CMAA Australian Country Music Achiever Awards – Producer
of the Year.
2006 – Jeff - CMAA Australian Country Music Achiever
Awards – Engineer of the Year.