Interview with Martin Kennedy of All India Radio and Kilbey-Kennedy

Hello Martin! You’re no stranger to the DOA musical universe, where we’ve written reviews about your band/project All India Radio and your collaboration with Steve Kilbey of The Church.  Since you reside in Australia, I was wondering how the weather was with you (kinda a Crowded House reference…). Here in Melbourne it can literally be four … [Read more...]

Steve Kilbey & Martin Kennedy – White Magic

Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy, of The Church and All Indio Radio respectively, pull another rabbit out of their collective hat on sophomore collaborative album White Magic.  The 11 atmospheric songs follow and lead off the path of predecessor Unseen Music, Unheard Words, treading (or is that floating?) understatedly through acoustic guitar strum, … [Read more...]

Steve Kilbey & Martin Kennedy – “Close” video

Steve Kilbey of The Church and Martin Kennedy of All India Radio have collaborated again on a captivating second album titled White Magic which is out now.  The multi-talented Martin has created an illustration ‘n’ animation video for the song “Close” where he depicts Steve serenely riding a horse (that sports a near-continuously bemused smile) … [Read more...]

Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy – Live at the Toff in Town DVD

Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy released their collaborative debut album Unseen Music Unheard Words on August 17, 2009 under the name Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy Present… The Live at the Toff in Town region-free DVD, filmed September 10, 2009 at the Toff in Melbourne, Australia, showcases Steve, Martin, Graham Lee (The Triffids), and Michael … [Read more...]

U.S. release of Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy album

Second Motion Records is proud to announce the North American release of Steve Kilbey (The Church) & Martin Kennedy (All India Radio) present... "Unseen Music/Unheard Words" out Jan 26th 2010. Steve Kilbey & Martin Kennedy present.. Unseen Music / Unheard Words Ambient Pop "Kilbey's voice complements the ambient sounds so well; he … [Read more...]

Steve Kilbey & Martin Kennedy Present – Unseen Music Unheard Words

An album over three years in the making, Unseen Music Unheard Words is an inviting blend of lyrics and vocals by Steve Kilbey of The Church and soundscapes by Martin Kennedy of All India Radio.  Their collaboration spans 12 songs at 51 minutes and delivers gently flowing, relaxed, and mesmerizing atmospherics with Steve's inimitable vocal and … [Read more...]

Interview with Steve Kilbey & Martin Kennedy Present

Delusions of Adequacy:  Hi Martin!  It's so cool that you collaborated with Steve Kilbey of The Church on the album Unseen Music Unheard Words.  How did this mesmerizing project come about and how did you get Steve on board? Martin Kennedy:  Back in 2005 I released an album called Big Spaceship on Karmic Hit label which is run by Steve's brother … [Read more...]