Ramon Oza
Paul Brady
Marnie Hunter
Antony 'Maddog' Maddock
Caz Woodcock
Gary Allen
Susan colien-Reid
Dean Murray
Aden McKay
Tony Hillyard
Joseph Amstad
Peter Baillie
Hinemoana Baker
Danilo Blazer
Ged Bird
Karen Clarke
Captain Dazzle
Stu Dunn
Hal Eaton
Nigel Parry
Bos O'Sullivan
Tyree Robertson
Tracey Haskell
Al Witham
Craig Talbot
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June 2006 - Susan Colien-Reid

Susan Colien-Reid



Susan Colien-Reid, violinist, singer/songwriter living on the Kapiti Coast. Member of Carousel, The Gift, Black Eyed Susie.

Description of music celtic passion fired by rock infused with the intricacy of classical precision....  

Who/What have been your main musical influences ?

Classical.. Beethoven, Brahms.
Folk ........Melanie Safka, Paul Simon/Garfunkle, James Taylor, Mariannne Faithful, Mark Laurent
Rock/Pop .......Robert Plant,Concrete Blonde,Joan Osbourne,Kate Bush.
everyone I watch perform that inspires me ....  
Your greatest musical moment? being asked for my autograph after performing solo for the Blind Blues Boys of Alabama....who me?...Im not famous!!!
Your musical dream?

1 to be rich and famous
2 if 1 cant be acheived then just famous
3 if 1 and 2 cant be acheived then to be a happy music hippy.....

Your best recent listen? If youre feeling passionate then try "Magnet and Steel" from Boogie Nights vol.1 by Walter Egan ...if youre not then dont!
Your thoughts about the Kapiti Live Music Club? I've always believed in the Club as a vital musical entity on the Coast. To see the Club come into fruition as a powerful  life force makes the struggles during some of the  'barren' times in the last 12 years worth it...It has been  majorly instrumental [Ed. pun forgiven] in my growth as a performer...
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web: www.blackeyedsusie.org