Episode 324: Gary Pinto on CDB’s return, how God influenced their new album and touring with other 90’s stars

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Andrew De Silva, brothers Gary and Brad Pinto and Danny Williams formed CDB in 1991 and were signed to Sony Music in their late teens. Their debut album Glide with Me went platinum thanks in part to lead single Let’s Groove, which topped the ARIA chart and was the bestselling Australian single of 1995. At their peak, they supported the likes of Boyz II … Read More

Episode 318: Jon Stevens on fronting multiple bands, appearing in one of Australia’s most successful theatre productions and his new solo record

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Jon Stevens started his singing career in New Zealand at the tender age of 13. After some success in his homeland, he set his sights on Australia, and proceeded to start the chart-topping band Noiseworks. In 1992, he appeared in Jesus Christ Superstar alongside John Farnham, Kate Ceberano and Angry Anderson. The cast recording album was the highest selling album in Australia … Read More

Episode 308: Psychiatrist Dr Diana Korevaar on using mindfulness practices to help parents calm down, connect and reframe challenges

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Dr Diana Korevaar is a psychiatrist currently working in the areas of women’s mental health, pregnancy and perinatal psychiatric disorders. Her new book Mindfulness for Mums and Dads: Proven strategies for calming down and connecting provides parents with practical tools to actively re-connect and re-engage with each other and their children. If you’re a parent living life on auto-pilot, fulfilling one demand … Read More

Episode 301: It’s far from the beginning for Deborah Conway PLUS chillaxing with Angela Lockwood

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  There isn’t much in the entertainment industry Deborah Conway hasn’t done. She started as part of the pioneering band Do-Ré-Mi, before releasing the solo mega-hit It’s Only The Beginning. A prolific songwriter with 10 albums under her belt, Deborah has also dabbled in acting, modelling and being the artistic director of the Queensland Music Festival. Later this year, she’ll join … Read More

Episode 295: Bruce Morcombe launches new app to help keep kids safe PLUS Angela Lockwood on bad choices

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14 years after the disappearance of their son Daniel, Bruce and Denise Morcombe continue to devote their lives to the safety and protection of children. As well as visiting schools and fundraising, the Morcombe Foundation is embracing technology, developing apps to educate kids and provide parents with peace of mind. We chat to Bruce about the years since Daniel went … Read More

Episode 293: Happiness expert Dr Bruce Wells; PLUS Angela Lockwood on stopping excuses controlling your life

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Dr Bruce Wells is a happiness expert on a mission to show people how they can enjoy happier, more productive, and more purposeful lives. As well as his academic achievements, Bruce has spent time working with school children in Papua New Guinea, elite athletes in Australia, and business groups in China. He joins us to talk about his Happiness Challenge – a … Read More