ROB THOMSETT

Jazz Related Rock / Fusion / Pop/Art Song/Folk / Jazz Related Improv/Composition • Australia
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Rob Thomsett arrived in Canberra in 1967 and quickly found musicians who shared his love of The Rolling Stones. He began playing bass but soon moved to guitar and in the early seventies was playing with Astral Plane – a band inspired by the likes of Jethro Tull.

After finishing second in the local Hoadley’s Battle Of The Sounds contest they decided it was time to begin creating original music. The result was a rock opera called Child of the City, which was performed in Sydney and Canberra to enthusiastic audiences however not long after the group split.

After Astral Plane, Thomsett formed Oak with drummer John Hovell, bass player Danny Goonan, guitarist John Socha and keyboard player Steve Durie. They explored the world of jazz/rock fusion being opened up at the time by the likes of John McLaughlin, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock and The Headhunters. They played all original music
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Yaraandoo / HaraYaraandoo / Hara
Now Again 2017
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The Invisible Empire of the AirThe Invisible Empire of the Air
CD Baby 2016
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Footsteps SuiteFootsteps Suite
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ROB THOMSETT Yaraandoo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Yaraandoo
Jazz Related Rock 1975
ROB THOMSETT Rob Thomsett Group : Hara album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rob Thomsett Group : Hara
Fusion 1976
ROB THOMSETT Yaraandoo - The Myth Of The Southern Cross album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Yaraandoo - The Myth Of The Southern Cross
Fusion 2004
ROB THOMSETT Songs from a Blue Road album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Songs from a Blue Road
Jazz Related Rock 2010
ROB THOMSETT Seven Places of the Heart album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Seven Places of the Heart
Jazz Related Rock 2014
ROB THOMSETT Argon Light Dreaming album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Argon Light Dreaming
Jazz Related Rock 2014
ROB THOMSETT The Watchers album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Watchers
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2014
ROB THOMSETT The Dark Cathecisms album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Dark Cathecisms
Jazz Related Rock 2015
ROB THOMSETT The Invisible Empire of the Air album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Invisible Empire of the Air
Jazz Related Rock 2015
ROB THOMSETT The Long Way Home album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Long Way Home
Jazz Related Rock 2016
ROB THOMSETT The Rusted Heart album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Rusted Heart
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2017

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ROB THOMSETT An Old Tin Box of Notes, Vol. 1 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
An Old Tin Box of Notes, Vol. 1
Jazz Related Rock 2014
ROB THOMSETT Yaraandoo & Hara album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Yaraandoo & Hara
Jazz Related Rock 2017

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