New Australia

Tuesdays 11pm

Presented by Elsen Price

New Australia is a show committed to showing new Australian music in all its forms, with weekly interviews and new releases, have a listen to get to know more about the new sounds of Australia

About Elsen

Elsen Price started studying Double Bass in 1998. In 2008 Elsen won the Double Bass/Electric Bass Position in the NSW Police Band, and was awarded a full-time position after completing his 18-month trial. Elsen won a scholarship to study Classical Double Bass under Alex Henery (SSO) in 2010 at the Sydney Conservatorium on Music, completing his Bachelor in Performance in 2013. Since Graduating, Elsen has pursued a career specialising in New Music and World Music, performing new works by Andrew Batt-Rawden, David Hush, P. Kellach Waddle, Elena Katz-Cherin, Keyna Wilkins and many others. Elsen also collaborates with many Traditional Ethnic performers from Iraq, Syria, Turkey and Armenia. Career highlights include performances with Mike Patton, Lee Ranaldo, Josh Groban, performances as a soloist at the 2014 Sydney Festival, 2015 Vivid Festival and the 2016 European Double Bass Festival, and working with the Mythra Ensemble, Masha’s Legacy, Andalus Arabic Choir and the Ephemera Trio. As a soloist, Elsen performs improvised works inspired by his collaborations in New Music and World Music.

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Recent Episodes

New Australia - 11:00pm - Tuesday 17th October, 2017

Playlist
New Australia - 12:00am Tuesday 17th October, 2017
lucy kong - sonata in retrospect 1
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - sonata in retrospect 2
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - sonata in retrospect 3
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - phonic fusion
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - optimism
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - disappointment
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - despair
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - control is an illusion
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - acceptance
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang
lucy kong - revival
RELEASE: electrobloom - LABEL: kammerklang

New Australia - 11:00pm - Tuesday 10th October, 2017

Playlist
New Australia - 12:00am Tuesday 10th October, 2017
raven - lockstep
RELEASE: the night is dark, the night is silent, the night is bright, the night is loud
raven - begin
RELEASE: the night is dark, the night is silent, the night is bright, the night is loud
raven - lugubrious
RELEASE: the night is dark, the night is silent, the night is bright, the night is loud
raven - faces
RELEASE: the night is dark, the night is silent, the night is bright, the night is loud
ephemera - titan tango
RELEASE: orbits and riffs
ephemera - cassini improvisation
RELEASE: orbits and riffs
raven - descent
RELEASE: the night is dark, the night is silent, the night is bright, the night is loud
zela margossian - aleeq
zela margossian - the child in me
ephemera - floating in space
RELEASE: orbits and riffs
raven - vale
RELEASE: the night is dark, the night is silent, the night is bright, the night is loud

New Australia - 11:00pm - Tuesday 3rd October, 2017

Playlist
New Australia - 12:00am Tuesday 3rd October, 2017
plait - thirteen
RELEASE: chicken chilli basil
plait - where is my money
RELEASE: chicken chilli basil
plait - mascot
RELEASE: chicken chilli basil
plait - stop whinging
RELEASE: chicken chilli basil
anne boyd - as all waters flow
RELEASE: meditations on a chinese character
plait - pneamonia
RELEASE: chicken chilli basil
anne boyd - ang klung
RELEASE: meditations on a chinese character
anne boyd - movement 1 - string quartet number 2
RELEASE: meditations on a chinese character
anne boyd - movement 2 - string quartet number 2
RELEASE: meditations on a chinese character
anne boyd - movement 3 - string quartet number 2
RELEASE: meditations on a chinese character
anne boyd - movement 4 - string quartet number 2
RELEASE: meditations on a chinese character

New Australia - 11:00pm - Tuesday 26th September, 2017

Playlist
New Australia - 12:00am Tuesday 26th September, 2017
funk engine - east coast
RELEASE: taking a ride
funk engine - that jive motha f**ka
RELEASE: taking a ride
funk engine - taking a ride
RELEASE: taking a ride
funk engine - 21 jam
RELEASE: taking a ride
dobby - sausages
dobby - know who i am
pezcobar - stabby
pezcobar - room for barry
pezcobar - estoy sancho
nigel westlake - sim shalom
RELEASE: compassion
nigel westlake - eize hu cha cham
RELEASE: compassion
nigel westlake - la yuminu
RELEASE: compassion

New Australia - 11:00pm - Tuesday 19th September, 2017

Playlist
New Australia - 12:00am Tuesday 19th September, 2017
on the stoop - in tense
RELEASE: home
on the stoop - the political song
RELEASE: home
on the stoop - one trick pony
RELEASE: home
on the stoop - Water revisited
RELEASE: home
on the stoop - friends
RELEASE: home
on the stoop - state trooper
RELEASE: home
on the stoop - get your end in
RELEASE: home
fingermae - i work for the bad guys
RELEASE: cured using natural therapies
on the stoop - zulu foxtrot sierra
RELEASE: home
finger mae - derivative p.o.s
RELEASE: cured using natural therapies
finger mae - the beast of her loins
RELEASE: cured using natural therapies
joseph tawadros - white shadow
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow
joseph tawadros - gypo blues
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow
joseph tawadros - rose in the sky
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow
joseph tawadros - chameleon
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow
joseph tawadros - hidden voices
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow
joseph tawadros - street in sarajevo
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow
joseph tawadros - freo
RELEASE: chameleons of the white shadow

New Australia - 11:00pm - Tuesday 12th September, 2017

Playlist
New Australia - 12:00am Tuesday 12th September, 2017
Peter Sculthorpe - Requiem 1
RELEASE: Requiem
Peter Sculthorpe - Requiem 2
RELEASE: Requiem
Peter Sculthorpe - Requiem 3
RELEASE: Requiem
Peter Sculthorpe - Requiem 4
RELEASE: Requiem
Peter Sculthorpe - Requiem 5
RELEASE: Requiem
Plait Ensemble - Thirteen
RELEASE: Chicken Chilli Basil
Matthew Hindson - Movement 1
RELEASE: Symphony No 1
Matthew Hindson - Movement 2
RELEASE: Symphony No 1
Matthew Hindson - Movement 3
RELEASE: Symphony No 1
Matthew Hindson - Movement 4
RELEASE: Symphony No 1