is a highly talented musician known for his captivating CD
releases and electrifying live performances. With a passion for
both original compositions and selected cover versions of songs by
influential artists, he creates a mesmerizing blend of music that
showcases his diverse range of influences throughout his career.
Phill collaborates with a professional pool of award-winning
musicians, ensuring that each performance is a true musical
masterpiece. From soulful acoustic blues solos and duets to
dynamic trios and quartets, and even expansive seven-piece
lineups, he tailors his arrangements to suit any occasion.
Having embarked on a remarkable music journey, Phill has had the
privilege of working alongside numerous local legends in the
Australian music industry. Additionally, he has shared the stage
as a Support Act with internationally renowned artists such as
Andy Gibb, Paul Stookey (Peter, Paul & Mary), and Ralph McTell
(Streets of London), further cementing his reputation as a
Phill's musical repertoire draws primarily from the blues and its
derivatives, showcasing his mastery of various styles he has
played, performed, and been deeply influenced by throughout his
career. From classic blues and blues rock to soulful rhythm &
blues and contemporary acoustic styles, his music transcends
boundaries and resonates with audiences of all backgrounds.
His latest CD release, "Lovin' Every Day of These Blues" by Phill
Raymond, takes listeners on a nostalgic journey to the 1950s with
its heartfelt blues tracks, infectious boogies, and a touch of
Bossa Nova balladry. This album is a testament to Phill's ability
to evoke powerful emotions through his music while paying homage
to the roots of the blues genre.
Raymond - Lovin' Every Day of These Blues'
A 6 track CD with 5 original songs and a licensed cover
version of the Lonnie Mack song 'STOP'.
Recorded at Chris Wilson Recordings Melbourne
Australia with award winning musicians:
Roland Kretschmer - Lead Guitar
Brian G. Fraser - Lap Steel & Slide Guitar
David Hoysted - Keyboard
Chris Wilson - Keyboard
Barry Hills - Bass Guitar
Rob O'Toole - Drums
Engineered, Mixed and Mastered by Chris Wilson.
Produced by Phill Raymond and Barry Hills.
- #7 December
2019 Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts
- #22 January
2020 UK Independent Blues Broadcasters Association
A 6 track CD which includes a licensed cover version of
the Tim Buckley song 'Move With Me'.
B. FARDOULLI & THE BIG BOO' - "A Foot a'Tappin'
Recorded at Studio 52 in Melbourne Australia -
Engineer Trevor Carter.
Produced by Phill Raymond.
Phill on Vocals and Rhythm Guitar
Australian Blues - Lead & Slide Guitarists
as the Acoustic Blues Duo - 'CECIL B. FARDOULLI'.
2015 Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts (Top
on to peak at #10 in Jan 2016.
Re-release package of 6 original songs, 5
recorded in 1996 plus one song from 1976
Raymond - The Last Pie Van'
Tracks 1 - 5:
Phill Raymond - Lead Vocal/ Rhythm Guitar
Ross S. Ward - Lead & Slide Guitar/Mandolin
Johnathan Harris - Bass Guitar
John Farrell - Drums.
'The Latex Ladies' - Meagan Young, Liz May
and Colleen Dalli Harmony
Recorded at John Farrells Studio Lounge - Ballina NSW
Track 6: 'Break Free 76'
recorded in 1976
Phill on Vocal/Rhythm Guitar
Ralph Graham on Lead Guitar.