Category Archive: SCALA

I’m Now President Of SCALA

Since 1992 I’ve been a member of a global songwriting organisation based in Adelaide called SCALA (which stands for Songwriters, Composers and Lyricists Association). Its goal since its incorporation in 1987 has been to “encourage original music of any style and genre no matter where you are in the world.” Now, with the retirement of [...]

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CS Gigs: W/E Sunday September 4th, 2011

Here are the gigs that I’m doing for the week ending Sunday September 4th, 2011. Make sure you mark these off in your diary with a BOLD RED PEN. Wed 31 – Open Mic @ The Dan (8pm – 12am) Thu 01 – SCALA @ Higher Ground (8pm – 11pm) Fri 02 – Hotel Royal [...]

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CS Gigs: W/E Sunday August 28th, 2011

Here are the gigs that I’m doing for the week ending Sunday August 28th, 2011. Make sure you mark these off in your diary with a BOLD RED PEN. Wed 24 – Open Mic @ The Dan (8pm – 12am) Thu 25 – SCALA @ Higher Ground (8pm – 11pm) Fri 26 – Hotel Royal [...]

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Gig Alert: SCALA Songwriters Showcase – July 28th, 2011

Today I’m preparing for my first originals gig in a couple of months. It’s a gig I organise for SCALA (Songwriters, Composers and Lyricists Association) showcasing songwriters who perform through my Open Mic Network and it happens tonight. It’s a great way to keep my songwriting chops up to speed. As a musician who makes [...]

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CS Gigs: W/E Sunday July 31st, 2011

Here are the gigs that I’m doing for the week ending Sunday July 31st, 2011 Make sure you mark them in your diary in BOLD RED PEN Wed 27 – Open Mic @ The Dan (8pm – midnight) Thu 28 – SCALA Songwriters Showcase (8pm – 11pm) Fri 29 – Bridgewater Inn (8pm – 11pm) [...]

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Gig Alert: SCALA @ The Fringe – February 24th, 2011

Hi everybody, I’ll be playing a solo show at the newly created Fringe venue “Shimmering West” this Thursday, February 24th as part of SCALA @ The Fringe series of shows starting at 5pm and finishing at 7pm. I’ll be performing with two other acts, singer/songwriter David Robinson plus the wonderful duo of Andy Armstrong and [...]

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Radio: SongCatcher On Radio Adelaide (101.5FM) Tonight

I’ll be appearing tonight on the SongCatcher songwriting program on Radio Adelaide (101.5 on the FM dial) with Clayton Werner and Claire Thackeray. Wooo Hooo! I’ll be playing a couple of tunes live, talking about my song “Billboard Angel” which appears on the latest SCALA CD “A Guided Tour” plus, the SongCatcher crew will be [...]

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Gig Alert: “SCALA – A Guided Tour” CD Launch

I have the pleasure of playing at the “SCALA – A Guided Tour” CD Launch this Thursday night, December 16th at the Higher Ground Arts Cafe starting at 8pm. I’m going to be in fine company too, playing with the likes of Andy and Marta, Kenny Green, Adrian Miller, David Robinson and Mick Kidd. I’ll [...]

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SCALA Songwriting Workshop Tonight

I’m going to be one of the special guests along with good friend and songwriting partner Adrian Miller, for the last SCALA Songwriters Workshop for 2010 starting at 7:30pm sharp tonight at the Higher Ground Arts Cafe. It runs for about 2 hours or so and in the first hour of the workshop, Adrian and [...]

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Mountain Top – Live

Mountain Top is the second song I played at the SCALA Open Mic Network Showcase last Thursday night (October 28th) that was put to video by Rob Childs of SCALA. This song is a few years old and I wrote soon after my band “FunkStar” broke up in 2001. Mountain Top ©2001 C.Stewart All the [...]

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