THE JOHN PAUL YOUNG RETROPOPIC INTERVIEW marks the first piece in ‘THE HISTORY OF AUSTRALIAN POP: AN OUTSIDERS’ GUIDE’ and is available to listen to on MIXCLOUD:
Exclusive interview with Australian legend John Paul Young to coincide with his November 2017 NSW tour. John talks openly about his time growing up in Scotland, early days In Australia, how he became a singer, the sixties, his important meeting with Simon Napier Bell, ‘Countdown’, Molly Meldrum and of course his relationship with the songwriting team Vanda & Young. Songwriting details on his hit ‘Pasadena’ and, the most played Australian pop song internationally, ‘Love Is In The Air, are included. Stream into RETROPOPIC at 2100 (Sydney time) every Friday evening for great pop and artist interviews.