Phil Smith - The Eclectic Troubadour

Phil has been a professional musician for 40 years.

Along the way he has played with Melbourne bands such as Permanent Press, Dog Food, Wild Turkey, Where's Ringo, The Realistics and many more. With all this he has still found time to launch his own label, Half-Tone Records & produce 2 solo CDs, All Things Considered & I Work Nights. 

Also available is a 4 song EP recorded with The Asteroids, Big Hits on Earth.

Singing his own brand of wry Blue-Eyed Soul/Rock Ear Candy, Phil can be found wherever good live music is needed.

His current bands include popular Pop/Rock trio The Desperate Men, 60's & 70's show The Asteroids & of course his 'Music of The Beatles' show, Come Together.

Phil's most recent projects include the re-launch of his Oakland Recording Studio, a recording oasis deep in the heart of Melbourne's Dandenong Ranges, and The Melbourne Rock Music Explorer, a Rock n' Roll guided tour of Melbourne.

He also runs Uptown Music School, teaching guitar, bass and ukelele from his home studio.

Click here for more info on Uptown.