Down By The River is a weekly show presented by Chris Owens Saturday 5 pm – 7 pm.

As well as playing new music from Australia and abroad Chris also occasionally conducts interviews with musicians. Click on the links below to hear some of the Down By The River interviews.


Dan Warner Interview – Part 1

Dan Warner Interview – Part 1

Dan Warner is a musician from Melbourne who now plays with his band ‘The Night Parrots’ featuring Marcel Borrack, Nathan Farrelly and Ash Davies. The band has a new album out, ‘Maybe, then…’ released on 14th Oct, 2022. https://danwarner.bandcamp.com/ I caught up with Dan to discuss his new album and much more… The interview was split over 2 weeks so this is part 1.

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Dan Warner Interview – Part 2

Dan Warner Interview – Part 2

Dan Warner is a musician from Melbourne who now plays with his band ‘The Night Parrots’ featuring Marcel Borrack, Nathan Farrelly and Ash Davies. The band has a new album out, ‘Maybe, then…’ released on 14th Oct, 2022. https://danwarner.bandcamp.com/ I caught up with Dan to discuss his new album and much more… The interview was split over 2 weeks so this is part 2.

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Eric Bibb Interview

Eric Bibb Interview

Eric Bibb releases the first track of his forthcoming new album, Ridin’ with a song called “Family” At a time of year when loved ones are planning to spend more time together, the single Family is the perfect soundtrack. https://www.ericbibb.com/exclusive-single-release-eric-bibb-family/

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Kim Churchill Interview

Kim Churchill Interview

Kim Churchill is an Australian folk, rock, and blues singer, songwriter, and musician. His 6th studio album Dawn Sounds will be launched in 2023 that Kim will be supporting with a national tour. https://www.kimchurchill.com/

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Jack from Oven Gloves

Jack from Oven Gloves

Oven Gloves are a Melbourne 3 piece rock band. I caught up with singer Jack Clarke to discuss the bands back catalogue. https://ovengloves.bandcamp.com/music

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Tegan Portener and George Bishop studio interview and performance

Tegan Portener and George Bishop studio interview and performance

Local musicians Tegan Portener and George Bishop drop by the Triple U studio for a chat and a live performance.

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