Friends Of Rachel – All your questions answered!

Friends Of Rachel – All your questions answered!

I’m so excited to have welcomed our first VIP members to the Friends Of Rachel community! In case you’re wondering whether to come join us, I’ve put together a handy list of answers to common questions to help put your mind at ease… What is...
The One Thing We All Need

The One Thing We All Need

There are 3 things I am truly passionate about. Music. Community. Creativity. Everybody needs community. We need each other. And everybody has a story. A journey that’s brought them to where they are today. Everyone’s path looks different, each with ups and...
Back To The Beginning

Back To The Beginning

There are many artists I have loved and been influenced by over the years, but none so much as Amy Grant. Her 1991 hit album Heart In Motion was the first real cassette tape I ever owned. And her music continues to hold all the nostalgia and power of a first love. It...
Why Courage Is Better

Why Courage Is Better

Last week I had the privilege of seeing Felix Riebl, band leader and lead singer of The Cat Empire, perform as part of a larger concert for NSW Public Schools. I was rightly impressed, to say the least, by his incredible songwriting and musical skill. But I was not as...
Unconscious Creativity

Unconscious Creativity

A friend recently loaned me a book of writings by Buddhist monk and teacher, Thich Nhat Hanh. I had been sharing with her the difficulties of life as a freelance musician, that I frequently feel pulled in a million different directions, and that I find it difficult to...