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Episode 2 - Our Country - Dobe Newton


Welcome to Episode 2 of Our Country - a podcast specifically designed for the Australian country music industry, hosted by Sally-Anne Whitten.


Sally-Anne spoke to one of Australia’s most recognisable faces of country music, Dobe Newton.


Dobe has been the front man for the Bushwackers, the chairman of the Country Music Association of Australia, a teacher, one of the driving forces behind the Academy Of Country Music and has written some of Australia’s most iconic and well loved Australiana songs.


Dobe gives us his surprising formula for success, discusses some of the traps for emerging musicians, and the qualities needed to sustain a long term career in the music industry. We hope you enjoy Episode 2 of Our Country.