farewell

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][layerslider_vc id="23"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text]Ritchie Yorke passed away on the night of Monday the 6th of February in Brisbane’s Prince Charles Hospital from complications with his struggle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Ritchie’s career has been long and illustrious, and he will forever be remembered by his family...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_single_image image="3463" img_size="medium" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="30"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] We awake this morning to a fierce westerly wind belting out of the desert sands.  It followed on the previous day's high pressure storm swell which tore into Moreton Bay over the weekend, depositing some 200 mms of rain on neighboring...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" parallax_content_width="in_grid" angled_section="no" angled_section_position="both" angled_section_direction="from_left_to_right" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="3403" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="30" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] The universe has seen the passing this week of a man who has had more influence on the history of rock `n’ roll music than any other single individual. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] Known for his contributions to music industry projects and concepts, Mr Stigwood will likely...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" image="2127" img_size="medium"][vc_empty_space height="32px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] AFTER some 40,000 interviews, hundreds of radio shows and dozens of emergency flood reports, veteran Queensland broadcaster and special event interviewer John Stokes has finally hung up his headphones. The talented son of a radio and television presenter, John died after a long battle with cancer. He was 55. A standout presenter on Queensland airwaves...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" image="2031" img_size="medium"][vc_empty_space height="32px"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] the 5th Beatie is dead [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] Ritchie Yorke. a former Australian journalist now living in Toronto, spent the past 18 months in London. He worked with the Spencer Davis Group there on promotion, and also took time out to write a forthcoming Horwitz book, "Lowdown on the English Pop Scene." He has met the...