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After trying to tell the Gudinski story in 13 tours, here we attempt to do it in just 13 songs.
When Archie and his manager were compiling a new book of lyrics he and Ruby Hunter wrote together, there was one obvious title.
Later this week, two incredibly special events in Naarm will honour the life, career and legacy of Uncle Archie Roach. William Barton tells TheMusic how they’ll do justice to one of Australia’s most pivotal forces for good.
Took The Children Away was, and continues to be, a vessel for reparation, and was the first songwriting recipient of a Human Rights Achievement Award.
Australian music is thriving, clearly reflected in the mega list of nominees.
The two special One Song: The Music of Archie Roach concerts will feature a who’s who of artists influenced by the iconic Indigenous Australian singer.
"Today we celebrate his talent, impact and legacy as we extend our thoughts to his family, friends and all those impacted by Archie’s incredible life."
"On behalf of the Victorian government, we make this overdue apology to you, Archie."
With special appearances from First Nations artists who Roach inspired.
“The ARIA Hall of Fame will return in 2023.”