Now on PBS

Jazz on Saturday jazz with Tom Sedunary, Sat 9:00am - 11:00am
Fiesta Jazz latin, jazz & fusion with Saul Zavarce, Sat 11:00am - 1:00pm
Switched On swingin' lounge with Emma Peel, Sat 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Soulgroove'66 r'n'b & funky soul with Pierre Baroni, Sat 3:00pm - 5:00pm

5ft High & Rising

Myles O'Neil-Shaw 2017
Presented by Myles O'Neil-Shaw
next on air Saturday, 21 July 2018 - 6:00am to 9:00am

If you look up the definition of (Alt) Alternative Country, it’s country music played by musicians who came from alternative or underground music scenes. Today the musical sound of Alt Country is recognised as ‘Americana.’

Just like the musicians from the Alt Country music scene, I approach country music from an Alternative music background. Through Uncle Tupelo, I was introduced to country music. Other artists that cemented my cross-over included Son Volt and Wilco. I like the fact that a lot of people got out of punk rock and into country – country and alternative country. I can relate to the rebellious nature in Country music. Real country music is a rebellion against mainstream music and ideas. That’s the link between traditional and Alt country music.

email: monsa1962@bigpond.com

Profile Photo Credit: Kym Schreiber

Gig Guide

Updated Fri 20 July 3:39pm
Saturday 21st July · Jamie Payet @ Caravan Music Club, East Bentleigh from 8pm · Lincoln...   read more

Recent episodes

Saturday 17 February 2018

5ft High & Rising for Saturday, 17 February 2018 Program Audio Story

Saturday 10 February 2018

Stories Often Told - with Ben Mastwyk live in the studio Playlist
5ft High & Rising for Saturday, 10 February 2018 Program Audio Story
Ben Mastwyk live on 5 Feet High & Rising Saturday 10th February Program Promo

Saturday 3 February 2018

Mostly Live From Austin/Portland/Spain/Alabama/Melbourne/PBS/Hotel Rooms/etc.... Playlist
5ft High & Rising for Saturday, 3 February 2018 Program Audio Story

Saturday 27 January 2018

It Will Always Be Playlist
5ft High & Rising for Saturday, 27 January 2018 Program Audio Story

Saturday 20 January 2018

Ernie Presents - Week 2 Playlist

©2018 Progressive Broadcasting Service Cooperative Ltd. | About PBS | Privacy Policy | Legal Notice | FAQ | Contact Us

Powered by Drupal, an open source content management system