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The Vinyl Guide

If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related. Nate is a 40+ year vinyl collector, owns some of the most highly desired titles and enjoys them thoroughly. The Vinyl Guide is his journey through the history of music to speak with the artists and technicians who made music history and get the stories behind the records.

Nov 13, 2023

David Lowy may be Australia's busiest rockstar, but it's not all music related. As founder of The Dead Daisies, David also balances a full schedule of leading a private equity organization for the Lowy Family Group, as well as a keen interest in aviation and philanthropy. Today David talks about his history with The Dead Daisies and balancing it alongside his other interests.

  • Interview start
  • How does David balance his various interests
  • Early interest in music
  • 1st record was the Easybeats
  • Parental expectations and personal desires
  • Rediscovering music, spontaneously buying a guitar
  • Connecting with Doc Neeson
  • Origin of the name “The Dead Daisies”
  • Creating the band, the rotating cast of musicians
  • Joining with some Guns & Roses tour musicians
  • Why release a “Best of” album now?
  • David’s involvement and contribution to band decisions
  • What would he like to see the Dead Daisies do next?
  • What thrills David these days?
  • History with aerobatics
  • What does David collect?
  • David’s record collection and listening habits
  • 1st band to play in Cuba
  • Did David ever get into the Sydney punk scene?
  • Has his father, Frank Lowy, ever seen a Dead Daisies show?
  • Will we see The Dead Daisies in Australia next year?
  • Does David fly the band on tour?
  • Ever spent time with Malcolm Young?
  • Interview wrap up

Check out the "Best of The Dead Daisies" vinyl here.

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