EveryOneBand, a project conceived by Mark Callaghan of GANGgajang, has gathered up some of the biggest names in Australian music for a charity song for Support Act and is inviting you to join them.
So far EveryOneBand has Midnight Oil (Peter Garrett, Rob Hirst, Jim Moginie, Martin Rotsey, Bones Hillman), Izzy Manfredi and The Preatures, Cold Chisel (Jimmy Barnes, Ian Moss, Don Walker, Phil Small), Powderfinger (Bernard Fanning, Ian Haug, John Collins), Murray Cook, Anthony Field, Jeff Fatt from The Wiggles, Mondo Rock (Eric McCusker, James Black, Paul Christie), plus Paul Kelly, Kate Miller-Heidke, The Angels, Baby Animals, Moving Pictures, GANGgajang, The Church, Delta Riggs, DMAs, Sheppard, Ross Wilson, Megan Washington, Kirin J Callinan, Deborah Conway, Kasey Chambers, Patience Hodgson, Wendy Matthews, Diesel, Richard Clapton, Rai Thistlethwayte, Katie Noonan, Steve Balbi, Hayley Mary, Brendan Gallagher, Mark Williams, Eric Weiderman, James Valentine, Mark Gable, Leah Flanagan, Alex Smith, Gary Pinto, Jade MacRae, Peter Maslen, Café At The Gate Of Salvation gospel choir and many, many, many more.
The song ‘Stand By You’ has been scheduled for a May 18 release but needs you to finish it. “Joining the band is easy, free and there’s no auditions,” Mark Callaghan said in a statement. “You can record as much or as little as you want! Anything, from a flute to a triangle part is welcomed”.
Visit www.everyoneband.com hit the ‘join’ button, enter your details and you’re in.
“Being in a band with 1 drummer is hard enough,” says Mark.”We’ve got 52 already and counting! But we want more! So join the band, record yourself, send us your recording and you’ll be in the biggest band ever!”
All proceeds will go to Support Act, the Australian charity to support people in the music industry who suffer hardship.