Robert Forster of The Go-Betweens will speak at the Face The Music conference in Melbourne in November.
Forster was co-founder of the iconic The Go-Betweens with the late Grant McLennan. He also recorded six solo albums including 2015’s ‘Songs To Play’.
Program Zac Abroms said in a statement, “In 2016 we at Face The Music have instigated a raft of changes to the event format, content and brand with a view towards presenting a more innovative and forward thinking contemporary music summit with an increased focus on fostering interstate and international development, that’s still iconically Melbourne at its heart.”
Also joining Face the Music this year:
Taylor Brode [Sacred Bones]
Lorrae McKenna [Remote Control]
Nai Palm [Hiatus Kaiyote]
Ben Marshall [Vivid Sydney]
Woody McDonald [Meredith Music Festival]
Nic Kelly [Night High Records]
Kim Ambrosius (Roskilde)
Ricki Askin (Vice)
Andrew Jervis (Bandcamp)
Anthony Fantano (The Needle Drop)
Face The Music is on November 17 and 18 in Melbourne.
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