Upcoming shows

september 2017

1sep7:00 pm- 10:00 pmRachel Collis @House Concert, Newcastle

8sep7:00 pm- 10:00 pmRachel Collis and Band @Eastern Lounge

Latest news

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

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

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

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

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...

"Nightlight" album launch @Foundry 616

Here are some photos taken by Nathan Theobald at the “Nightlight” album launch on October 31st at Foundry 616. Enjoy! Limited offer! Enter your details to receive three of Rachel's songs. Download now! You have Successfully Subscribed! Recent Posts Friends...

“A welcome jolt back to the time of… Carole King and Joni Mitchell”

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