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Playlist for Off The Record – 30 September 2023
  • celtic swingvan morrison
  • Sweet Sounds of Heaven (Hackney Diamonds)Rolling Stones
  • Old FitzroyDan Sultan
  • Kicking In To The WindMaurice Frawley
  • Colour Of Your JumperARCHIE ROACH
  • Why Do Fools Fall In LoveLucky Dog
  • Twist SenoritaThe Sports
  • Hold Back The NightGraham Parker & the Rumour
  • Ongo Bongo ManGerry and the Joy Band
  • ProtectionLucinda Williams
  • Walk OnLucinda Williams
  • Stand Right BeLucinda WIlliams
  • Each OtherLucinda Williams
  • SilverDMA's
  • Diamond Studded Shoes (Stand For Myself)Yola
  • Chevrolet VanThe Nude Party
  • shakin' all overvan morrison
  • Houdini Didn't Like the SpiritualistsTerry Allen
  • All These Blues (Just Like Moby Dick)Terry Allen
  • How I Got OverSwan Silvertones
  • That's All I Need To KnowSam Cooke & the Soul Stirrers
  • Bottle & A BibleThe Yahoos
  • Somebody Have MercySam Cooke
  • Bring It On Home To MeSam Cooke
  • We Have SurvivedNo Fixed Address
  • Turn Your Radio OnGrandpa Jones
  • Chain Of FoolsAretha Franklin
  • Take Me Back To TulsaAsleep At The Wheel

About this program

'More old-fashioned than ever before.' John Cooper Clarke 2007

'The older I get, the better I was!' Van Dyke Parks

A music program featuring a weekly special with news, interviews, reviews and regular local and overseas correspondents including Billy Pinnell.

Off The Record won the InPress Writers' Poll for Best Radio Program in Melbourne for 2011 and 2005 and was runner-up for 2006 and 2008!! Off The Record also won the PPCA Award for Excellence In Music Programming at the 2005 National Conference of the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia for a Ry Cooder interview special about his album Chavez Ravine. The program was also a finalist in the category in 2012. A weekly one hour version of the program is broadcast on the satellite network of the CBAA to more than 45 stations across Australia.

Brian is the Founding & Editor of Rhythms Magazine (which he founded in 1992). You can visit the magazine at and read about what Brian is up to outside Triple R.



Each April/May there is an Off The Record trip to the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. What could be better than travelling to the world's best music festival and enjoying music with like-minded people? The 2019 tour to Jazz Fest is BOOKED OUT. If you wish to go on the 2020 tour please email your interest:

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