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Recent Posts

  • Diana Rouvas

    photo 4Leo chats with singer songwriter Diana Rouvas.

    Diana Rouvas was a finalist in the first season of The Voice back in 2012, her mentor was country superstar Keith Urban. Diana chats about working with Keith and the platform The Voice gave her.

    Diana also opens up about working in America, singing background vocals for Tina Arena and her duet with Damien Leith.

    Leo chats to Diana about her latest single Heart Of Goodbye, co written with Louis Schoorl (Tina Arena, The Veronicas), with production from UK mixmaster Sermstyle (who produced the Pitbull and Ke$ha smash Timber), she also gives fans a hint of what they can expect from her forthcoming EP.

    Diana Rouvas plays the Wesley Anne at Northcote Hill in Melbourne on Thursday 17 April 2014 and Ginger’s at the Oxford Hotel in Darlinghurst, Sydney on Friday 9 May 2014

  • Gabriella Cilmi

    Leo with Gabriella Cilmi

    Leo with Gabriella Cilmi

    Leo chats with six time ARIA award-winning singer songwriter Gabriella Cilmi on the Friday Morning Show!

    They chat about the early days of Gabriella’s career, her debut album Leasons To Be Learned and the worldwide smash Sweet About Me.

    Gabriella opens up about her change in direction for the follow up album Ten and how she got through the difficult times breaking away from her management and record label.

    Leo asks Gabriella about her latest album The Sting, being an independent artist and her plans for the rest of the 2014.


  • Jessica Mauboy

    Leo with Jessica Mauboy

    Leo with Jessica Mauboy

    Leo chats with Jessica Mauboy about her new single Never Be The Same and the latest album Beautiful.

    Jess opens up about being a role model, appearing on the Ellen DeGeneres Show, her role on kids’ TV show Sesame Street, her love of Darwin and her partner Themeli.

    They also chat about her Aria win last year, meeting superstar Alicia Keys, filming the video for Never Be The Same and working in the recording studio.

    Leo takes Jess through a quiz where we learn what hunk she would duet with, which divas she’d invite to dinner, what she would do during a wardrobe malfunction and her reaction when she hears a Young Divas song!

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  • Casey Donovan

    Leo with Casey Donovan

    Leo with Casey Donovan

    Leo chats with singer songwriter Casey Donovan about her latest book, Big, Beautiful & Sexy.

    In this in-depth conversation Leo asks Casey about winning the second season of Australian Idol in 2004 as well as the highs and lows of being in the public eye.

    Casey opens up about her 6 year ordeal when her best friend lied and betrayed her, coping with the aftermath of the worst situation anyone could go through and rising to the top again with starring roles in live theatre shows The Sapphires and Flowerchildren playing Mama Cass.

    Casey also talks about the upcoming Curvy Couture Roadshow, her national tour and faces some quick fire questions.


  • Paul Conibeer (I Survived Kerobokan)

    9781742574967Leo chats with Paul Conibeer about his book I Survived Kerobokan.

    Paul Conibeer was on holiday in Bali when his wallet and phone were stolen by a pickpocket. Due to fly out the next day with the money to pay for his hotel room gone, hoping for some assistance Paul explained what happened to the hotel and police. What happened next is everyone’s worst nightmare.

    Paul chats about his time at Kuta police station, coping for nearly two months in extreme conditions, then moving to the notorious Kerobokan prision – home to the Bail Nine as well as Shapelle Corby, where he spent 10 months living in hell for a crime he didn’t commit.

    Paul’s book I Survived Kerobokan is a fascinating read on how he coped in the worst possible situation:  a situation which could happen to anyone.

    Buy: Paul’s book I Survived Kerobokan 

  • Petra Elliott is Petrasexual

    Sassy singer, songwriter and cabaret performer Petra Elliot popped into Wednesday’s Joy Afternoon to have a chat with Mark.

    Petra at Joy

    Mark Hadden and Petra Elliott

    We talk about student life in Wagga Wagga, radio play Night Terrace and Petra’s Brand new cabaret show Petrasexual.

    Check out Petra’s website.

    Petrasexual at KaDo.

    All about Night Terrace and Splendid Chaps.



  • Laura K Clarke

    page-photo-100630Leo chats with independent Melbourne singer songwriter Laura K Clarke about her debut EP Looking For Inspiration.

    Leo asks Laura about her career, performing in the UK & Europe, the local music scene & recording her debut EP.

    Laura also chats about her song Do What You Say being used for the 2014 CBAA (Community Broadcasting Association of Australia) Same Song Same Time campaign!






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