From where the desert meets the sea,
John Bennett , a Karrajarri man, sings songs that reflect life in the remote community of Bidyadanga. Through John’s music he shares stories, in traditional language and English that touch the hearts of the world
2019 is the year of awards for John Bennett! At the WA Country Music Awards John was awarded Male Artist of the Year, and Country is Calling took out Album of the year. Country is Calling was also named Album of the Year at the 2019 WA NAIDOC Music Awards. John is currently immersed in working on new material for his third album. Stay tuned!!
About RedRock Music
Based in Broome, WA, RedRock Music specialises in Artist Management and mentorship, taking the sounds of Australia’s far north-west to the world.
Established in 2011 RedRock Music has extensive experience touring regional Western Australia, and services provided include artist management and mentorship, publicity and promotion, tour management, and assistance in developing funding proposals.
Manager Bel Skinner specialises in West Australian regional music, from artist mentorship, through to tour co-ordination and artists management. She is a senior music lecturer at North Regional TAFE, and was awarded WA Trainer of the Year in 2009. Bel is also a working musician as one part of the great Cello-Flute duo Kimberley Klassiks. Bel brings with her a passion and a commitment to West Australian regional music, with a mission to ensure that the sounds of Australia’s far north-west are taken to the world.