A Breath of Fresh Air May 16
Written by BOMBSHELL RADIO on 05/16/2023
A Breath of Fresh Air With Sandy Kaye
Tuesdays 1pm EST
and Fridays 8pm EST
From an isolated and socially awkward teenager in Adelaide to an internationally renowned musician, Grahaem Goble’s journey is one of perseverance and dedication. As a key member of the Little River Band, Grahaem strove to compete with the world’s best musicians and songwriters, weathering setbacks and challenges along the way. The band’s tenacity and talent saw them quickly rise to prominence, captivating audiences with their tight live performances. For Grahaem, his sole focus was always the music, eschewing the temptations of the rock and roll lifestyle in favour of honing his song writing skills. It was this unwavering commitment to his passion that allowed the Little River Band to claim the crown as the first internationally successful Australian supergroup.
Grahaem was a founding member of the band. He’s had an incredible journey in the music industry; from his early days in Adelaide, where he started writing songs at the age of 13, to forming several bands before finding success with Little River Band. As the band’s primary songwriter, he penned many of LRB’s iconic tunes, including “It’s a Long Way There,” which helped catapult the band to international fame. During our conversation Grahaem shares the highs and lows of Little River Band’s incredible journey and the secrets to their enduring success. He also reminds us that their are two new collections of LRB songs available to purchase now – just to keep the memories alive.