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Melbourne singer-songwriter and violinist extraordinaire XANI returns to Miss Chatelaine to talk to Katie on the phone about her current and recent projects, including performing in the on-stage band for the highly successful musical Come From Away; recording new music in her home studio; live-streaming twice a week during lockdown; and her new single and video ‘Who Would’ve Thought’. There are also great new tracks by Australian artists based in the Blue Mountains, Melbourne, Brisbane and Yackandandah, and a classic by the great Peggy Lee. Here is the playlist:

  • Fool’s Gold – CJ Stranger
  • You Be You – This Way North
  • Too Far to Go – Matt Joe Gow ft. The Weeping Willows
  • Little Soul – XANI
  • Who Would’ve Thought – XANI
  • My Town – The English Rain
  • Stay for a While – Jed Zarb
  • The Boy from Ipanema – Peggy Lee

Visit Xani’s official website and follow her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Her Bandcamp page is here and you can watch her Twitch.tv streams here.

Above: XANI’s ‘Who Would’ve Thought’ single artwork; photography by Michelle Grace Hunder, design by Meg Kolac


About the author: Katie


Katie Purvis is a long-time JOY presenter and former leader of JOY's Social Media Team. She currently hosts Miss Chatelaine (Sundays 9–11am), a show devoted to folk, roots, acoustic and pop music. The tracks on her playlists are mostly new, mostly Australian, mostly independent releases, and often by LGBTIQ artists.


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