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STEPHEN AND TANIA BLITZ AUSTRALIAN RADIO

Stephen Rowe's star continues to rise with his scorching new duet with Tania Kernaghan - "Let's Fall In Love Again" - becoming the #8 Most Added track to
Radio around Australia this week.

The dynamic duo scored more adds on radio around the country then new tracks from Gwen Stefani (No Doubt), The Eagles, Matchbox 20, John Fogerty (Creedence Clearwater Revival) and James Blunt. (Source: The Music Network)

Stephen's grandmother in Broken Hill was so excited when she heard the duet on John Nutting's top rating national ABC program - Saturday Night Country - that she couldn't sleep a wink!

The track has also roared into Mildura's Hot 100 landing at #91 within it's first week.

"Let's Fall In Love Again" will be featured on Stephen's second album due next year and is commercially released as a two track single via Red Rebel Music/MGM Distribution and digitally via iTunes.

"Let's Fall In Love Again" is on your desks now!!
As heard on these great stations ...
2SM Sydney - Saturday Night Country - Stellar Inflight - 2AD Armidale - 2DU Dubbo - 2GF Grafton - 2MO Gunnedah - 2NZ Inverell - 2LM Lismore - 2VM Moree - 2MG Mudgee - 2PK Parkes - 2RE Taree - 4GY Gympie - 4KZ Innisfail - My 105 Mackay - 2BRW Braidwood - 2CUZFM Bourke - Satellite Music Australia - Ace Radio's Truck N With Tim Show - Star FM St Helens - 2BH Broken Hill - FM98.1 The Pulse Shepparton - Hot FM Mildura - KIK FM Mareeba - 3REG Bairnsdale - Opal FM Lightning Ridge - Barbara Morison's My Kinda Country 2SERFM Sydney - Power Country Kyabram - Urban Country Caboolture - QBN FM - 2UUU Nowra - Easy FM Port Broughton - Australian Showcase CMR Nashville - BAY FM - 4RFM Moranbah - Twin Cities FM Perth - Gippsland FM - 1269 Newcastle - CBAA - 5YYY - Port Stephens FM - 2NUR Wallsend - 2YOU FM Tamworth - KIX FM Kingscote - Radio Goolarri - Tank Radio Kempsey - Rox FM Roxby Downs - Omaru Heritage NZ and dozens more!!
 
Also featured in Music Network Magazine, The Barrier Miner Broken Hill & Border Mail Albury
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STEPHEN ROWE BACK IN OZ AND RECORDING WITH TANIA!
After wowing them in the US, Broken Hill’s favourite country artist, Stephen Rowe, returned home this week to not only launch his new single, “Two Clocks”, but also record a new duet with Australia’s Queen of Country Music, Tania Kernaghan.

Titled, “Lets Fall In Love Again”, the song was co-written by Stephen along with his good friend, Fiona Kernaghan in Los Angeles. It was an easy decision for Stephen to choose Tania as his female singing partner on the song – Tania has been a champion for Stephen and his music from day one. It was Tania who invited a then unknown Stephen to feature on the recording of her smash hit “Yee Ha!” and also to appear in front of the 20,000+ crowd in Tamworth at Bicentennial Park in January to especially perform the song.

It’s been a hectic 6 months for Stephen who kicked off the year with a visit to the Tamworth Country Music Festival. He released his debut album, “Broken Hill”, in February with the title track hitting #27 on the CMC Top 50. He also recently performed to rave reviews at the world famous Los Angeles music venue, The Mint (Bonnie Raitt/Jeff Buckley) along with ARIA Award winner, Tyrone Noonan, Fiona Kernaghan and Brooke Beyan, had a full front page feature in the Barrier Miner newspaper in Broken Hill and has just been named a winner in BLU FM’s Dog Song Competition for his track, “Don’t Kick My Dog”.

Stephen Rowe’s second single, “Two Clocks”, has just hit radio and television and is already gathering rave reviews.

The duet with Tania Kernaghan - “Lets Fall In Love Again” - will be released later this year.
 
“Broken Hill”
The hottest new name in Australian country and roots music – Stephen Rowe – kicks off his national tour this month in Adelaide in support of his debut album, “Broken Hill”.

Originally from the small outback mining town of Broken Hill, Stephen left school at a young age to pursue a trade as a builder/carpenter. He also raced motocross for Suzuki and was fully sponsored by the local dealership. To keep in shape for motocross he did four years of boxing and believe it or not – he also studied ballet! A rarity for a boy from Broken Hill.

At the age of 19 he left his hometown and moved to Adelaide, where he was offered a two year scholarship to study classical ballet. Stephen went onto an international career in ballet for the next 15 years. While touring with ballet companies, Stephen started writing his own songs. He grew up with traditional country music and classic Aussie and British rock. His inspirations include artists such as Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Hank Williams, Merle Haggard, Kris Kristofferson, the Beatles, David Bowie, AC/DC and of course, the legendary Slim Dusty.

His debut album, “Broken Hill”, reflects these influences while telling the story of his hometown, his family and his country. It’s a personal journey which engages the listener from start to finish. Co-produced by ALT country star, Anne McCue, “Broken Hill” is country music at it’s coolest and very best.

Now based in California, music is the primary focus of Stephen’s life – but he continues to work as a carpenter. He also explores artistic endeavours through painting and sustains a healthy acting career.

Stephen Rowe’s debut album, “Broken Hill”, is released through Red Rebel Music/MGM Distribution on 3rd February. The title track is currently impacting radio and television now.


BROKEN HILL & BROKEN HEARTS TOUR 2007
Thursday 18th January – GRACE EMILY HOTEL, Adelaide (with Glenn Skuthorpe) 9.30pm
Tuesday 23rd January – TUDOR HOTEL, Tamworth 6pm
Wednesday 24th January – REGENT THEATRE, Tamworth (with The Borderers & The Bees) 2pm
Wednesday 24th January – TUDOR HOTEL, Tamworth 5pm
Thursday 25th January – TREC OUTDOOR STAGE, Tamworth 1pm
Friday 26th January – TUDOR HOTEL, Tamworth 12.30pm
Saturday 27th January – CITY PLAZA INSTORE & CD SIGNING, Tamworth 10am
Thursday 1st February – MANCHESTER LANE, Melbourne (with Vanessa Raine) 8pm
Friday 2nd February – THE WINE BANQ, Sydney (with Lisa Chappell) 8pm

“Stephen Rowe is a larrikin, an illywacker and a damn good songwriter who has truly lived out his stories to the hilt. Broken Hill’s prodigal son returns to that red dust from his world travels with wisdom, sensitivity and plenty of laughs”. ANNE McCUE

“Stephen has a great voice and I love the Aussieness of his album”. BILL CHAMBERS


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