Jammin’ Saturday

Saturdays 7AM

Presented by Rob Thomas


Rob began his career in the 60s in Australia as a member of Bobbie Thomas and The Dimensions. On the heels of the Dimensions came Bobbie Thomas and The Beaumen, with whom he scored a Top 10 hit with the single ‘Lavender Blue’. After a short time as Ray Brown’s replacement in the iconic Australian pop group The Whispers Rob formed The Thomas Brothers and scored another hit with the single ‘Ain’t No Woman’. Continuous gigging followed until Rob took a left turn and auditioned for the prestigious Australian acting school, NIDA (National Institute of Dramatic Art). Graduating in 1984 he pursued an acting career alongside his singing, appearing on stage and screen across the country. He was a member of the hugely popular Les Miserables company for a number of years and then the highly successful Aspects of Love before returning to Les Mis for tours to Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea and South Africa. He continues his acting career alongside constant work as a cabaret singer and big band vocalist and has delighted audiences for years with his comedic alter ego, the saloon singer and crooner Tony Delarte.


Recent Episodes

Jammin’ Saturday - 07:00am - Saturday 24th June, 2017

Jammin’ Saturday - 07:00am - Saturday 17th June, 2017

Jammin’ Saturday - 07:00am - Saturday 10th June, 2017

Jammin’ Saturday - 07:00am - Saturday 3rd June, 2017

Jammin’ Saturday - 12:00am Saturday 3rd June, 2017
Dave Brubeck Quartet - Keeping out of Mischief Now
RELEASE: Brubeck Time - LABEL: Columbia
John Harkins Trio - Strollin'
RELEASE: Give Us This Day - LABEL: Harkins Music
Sonny Stitt - After Hours
RELEASE: Eight Classic Albums - LABEL: Real Gone Jazz
Rob E Thomas - Angel Eyes
RELEASE: Who Am I? - LABEL: Regal Records
helen Fenton - Alone Together
RELEASE: Come Away With Me - LABEL: Helen Fenton
Sammy Davis Jr - The Lady Is a Tramp
RELEASE: Definitive Collection - LABEL: Hip-O Records
Emma Pask and Jazz Nouveau - Reminiscing
RELEASE: Reminiscing - LABEL: Jazz Nouveau/ variety
Dan barnett - It Don't Mean a Thing
RELEASE: Walkin' Shoes - LABEL: Dan Barnett
Tony Bennett and Bill Charlap - They Didn't Believe Me
RELEASE: The Silver Lining - LABEL: Sony
Ben Fink - She Says
RELEASE: Live at the Reservoir - LABEL: Eastside Records
Wes Montgomery - The Joker
RELEASE: A Day in the Life - LABEL: A&M
George Sharing - You Came a Long Way from St Louis
RELEASE: Definitive George Shearing - LABEL: Verve
Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra - Campaign or Come Shine
RELEASE: Dream Wheel - LABEL: Birdland Records
The Hipstones - Can't Get Started
RELEASE: Dreamers - LABEL: Hipstones
Frank Sinatra & Chrissie Hynde - Luck Be a Lady
RELEASE: Duets II - LABEL: Capitol
James Morrison - Jam de Morrisola
RELEASE: European Sessions - LABEL: Morrison Records
Don Burrows - Donna Lee
RELEASE: First 50 Years Vol 5 - LABEL: Polygram Jazz
Carol Sloane - I'll Buy You a Star
RELEASE: I Never Went Away - LABEL: High Note
Curtis Stigers - Centrepiece
RELEASE: Baby Plays Around - LABEL: Concord
Gregory Porter - Work Song
RELEASE: Be Good - LABEL: Motema
Graham Jesse - Blues for Jim
RELEASE: In the Flow - LABEL: La Brava
Lily Dior - Between Kisses
RELEASE: Invitation - LABEL: ABC Jazz
Stan Getz and Laurindo Almeida - Corcovado
RELEASE: Bossa Nova for Lovers - LABEL: Verve
Barbara Morrison - Rio de Janeiro Blues
RELEASE: By Request Vol 1 - LABEL: Blue lady
Ben Webstr - What Is This Thing Called Love
RELEASE: At the Renaissance - LABEL: Contemporary Records
Count Basie & Joe Williams - The Comeback
RELEASE: Count Basie Swings & Joe Williams Swings - LABEL: Verve

Jammin’ Saturday - 07:00am - Saturday 27th May, 2017

Jammin’ Saturday - 07:00am - Saturday 20th May, 2017