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20 Tickets

Surely we've banged on about our 5th Birthday Party enough for you to know that it's happening in Dubbo on February 10. And we've told you about the immense talent of our support acts Richard Perso and Turn On The…

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The Learning Curve (Part 2)

“We do things differently out here” - unnamed publican, 2018  

The above statement could have been attributed to Captain Obvious as well but it is a sage piece of advice. The band was recently fortunate enough to get a…

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Talking To Our Friends (Part 1)

It feels like Dubbo has had a great year with music, we're feeling as optimistic as any time in our time as a band - but it's not something you can do alone, so I wanted to talk to some…

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Well Isn't That Exciting?

Oh man... always check your spam folder, that's what I have learned. If I didn't (as I was in the throes of deleting everything I could see) I wouldn't have come across an email from MusicNSW that read in part:

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Dates for the calendar

Everyone's busy at this time of year - we're working on 4 new songs so we know all about it! So just put these dates on the calendar so you don't forget (and you can remind us if we forget)

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5 Years

5 years is a long time. 5 years is longer than I've been in any one job. It took me less time to complete a uni degree. Lessons I learned in the first 5 years living out of home were…

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Your Special Invitation

Hi, yes we've been quiet... guess that's the way of things sometimes - figured it'd be better to say nothing than make up stories or vaguely post about goings on.

But, now, things are happening! We are putting on…

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10 Ways To Support Your Local Bands

I know you know people who make music, some of it you may even like! You probably see your social media feed flooded with “click this”, “download this” or “vote for this” (One Proud Monkey followers are probably still scarred…

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This One Time On BandCamp

5 years, 10 months, 13 days ago I uploaded some songs to oneproudmonkey.bandcamp.com - in this digital era that seems like a long time ago. I've always liked the BandCamp philosophy (especially liking that their commission is not in the…

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More New Music

The mixes for the new record came back this week - very hard to not just throw all the songs out and share 'em straight away but there's something bigger in the works here... but we can't keep it all…

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Musical Memory

Listening to an interesting discussion on ABC local radio the other day (quiet now, I did just turn 39, I'm allowed to) they were talking about how we remember things. 

Many people will attest I have a shocking memory…