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Carl's book of road stories "TARAB - travels with my guitar", published by Transit Lounge, was launched at the Byron Writers Festival.

'Tarab: Travels with My Guitar' Carl Cleves
AUS $32.95 Paperback
Published by Transit Lounge

CARL CLEVES and PARISSA BOUAS most recent album

Out of Australia was recorded by the famous German sound guru, Gunter Pauler, in his state of the art studio in Northeim, Germany. His Stockfisch Records label has a cult following with audiophile music lovers, in Germany and around the world. Out of Australia is a super audio, surround sound CD featuring 12 tracks, selected by Stockfisch, showcasing new versions of some Hottentots classics and some new songs, such as: Way Down in the Mines, Don’t Flowers Grow, House of Sorrow…

For lovers of an intimate musical experience, Out of Australia is a collection of mostly story songs, covering a large range of topics: Zeco, about a young murderer in a Santa Cruz prison; The Bethlehem Bell Ringer, with its sincere message of peace; Don’t Flowers Grow the plight of refugees…

Along with Carl, on his Joe Gallacher acoustic guitar/ voice and Parissa on vocals, guitar, shruti box and percussion, are a number of great musicians playing some extraorindary acoustic instruments such as: swarmandal, jew’s harp, tambura, hulusi, mbira, cor anglais, violoncello, dobro, upright & fretless bass…


"Australia's "definitive coffee house couple" ....
Download and read Sydney Morning Herald review here (3MB jpg)

Purchase "Out of Australia"

Australia: Rockian Trading

Rest of the World: Stockfisch Records

"Parissa has a voice that would aggravate angels with its beauty."
Philip Adams ABC Radio National