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Warm, pure vocals and gentle folk guitar are Chanel’s signature sound. Her music allows you to stop and take a breath, and enjoy the moments outside of the busy day-to-day. A writer and songwriter, she has travelled across the world…..

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Thanks to Australian Songwriters Assoc

Thanks to the Brisbane chapter of the Australian Songwriters Association – for having me along as special guest at their monthly meeting recently. It was a great day at Retro Bar in Kenmore. With some fabulous songs shared by everyone…..

Saturday 19 March 2016

Woodford Folk Fest shows

I’m performing with my band women in docs at Woodford Folk Festival this year. We’ve also got a show on Sat 2nd Jan at the Old Museum with Paul McKenna Band from Scotland. Hope you can join us at one…..

Sat 12 Dec in West End

Join us for the final Whispers of 2015 with emerging artists from the Queensland Literary Awards, and local musician Chanel Lucas music. Saturday 12th Dec, Qld Writers Centre presents: Whispers Salon @ The End, 73 Vulture St, West End, BRISBANE. 3.00pm, free entry, more info click here Stories…..

GIG: 10 Nov at The BUG

Join me on TUESDAY 10th November at Brisbane Unplugged Gigs (The BUG) It’s on every Tuesday at New Farm Bowls Club, 969 Brunswick St, opposite New Farm Park. Tickets are $8/$5 at the door. There is a great restaurant and drinks…..

Woodford Folk Festival shows

Sat 27 Dec, The Soldier’s Wife @ The Duck, Woodford Folk Festival, Woodford, 1.10pm-2pm. www.woodfordfolkfestival.com  Sun 28 Dec, The Soldier’s Wife @ The Duck, Woodford Folk Festival, Woodford, 8pm-9pm. www.woodfordfolkfestival.com

Sun 16 Nov Live Spark: Turbine Rm, Brisbane Powerhouse

Neurum Creek Music Festival

My next show is at Neurum Creek Music Festival. I’m playing around 12.30pm on SATURDAY 13 SEPT. Neurum Creek Music Festival is a local acoustic music camping weekend held at Neurum Creek Bush Retreat in September each year. The 2014…..

Songwriters’ gig at Brisbane Fringe

August: Brisbane Fringe shows

About What was the first song you ever learnt? The first song you ever wrote? What song inspired you to become a songwriter? Songs from Brisbane songwriters are featured in this Brisbane Fringe Festival event – Songwriters’ Circle: West End Girls. The August 2014 events…..

GIG: 20 July Capalaba

My next show is at Folk Redlands at Capalaba. Sun 20 July, Folk Redlands, Indigiscapes Centre, Capalaba, QLD. 2.00pm-5.00pm. Blackboard artists welcome from 2pm. More info HERE.  

Thanks to The Bug and The Pockets

Thanks to Brisbane Unplugged Gigs (The Bug) and The Pockets for a fantastic night of music at New Farm Bowls. It was such a pleasure playing in a listening venue with great sound (Mark Smith). I loved the old-timey four-part…..

GIG: Tues 27 May

Tues 27 May, The BUG (Brisbane Unplugged Gigs), New Farm Bowls Club, 969 Brunswick St, New Farm, BRISBANE.  7:30pm, Tickets at door: $8/5.  With ‘The Pockets’ https://www.facebook.com/ThePocketsUkulele This will be a fabulous gig with stunning vocals and acoustic tunes from The Pockets!…..

Gigs in May 2014

Got a couple of gigs coming up this month. Hope you can join me! Sat 17 May, 71st FolkRag Old & New Concert, Danish Club, 36 Austin St, Newstead, BRISBANE. 7.30pm, Tickets at door: $15/12. With Liz Flynn, Sally Harris, Luan Baldwin. …..

Grants for emerging artists

A couple of emerging artists’ grants from the Australia Council for the Arts are due soon. ArtStart – $10,000, due 3 Feb 2014. For Australian residents only. Individuals who are creating art (including music). Who have just finished study in…..