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KOORI WOMAN BLUES album debuts in Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts Top 20.

KOORI WOMAN BLUES album debuts in Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts Top 20.

KOORI WOMAN BLUES has debuted in the top 20 of the official Australian Blues & Roots Airplay Charts, thanks to a multitude of blues and roots radio program presenters who have embraced the album all across Australia.  ...

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July 9th, 2014

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ABC LATELINE: Black Panther Woman

ABC LATELINE: Black Panther Woman

Marlene features on ABC Lateline’s program on 5/6/14 talking about Black Panther Woman and her music in a story by Anne Maria Nicholson.  TONY JONES, PRESENTER: They marched for black power and equality, but according to a new documentary, the women who were part of ...

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June 7th, 2014

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THE AUSTRALIAN: Blues Panther’s Fight to Stem the Violence

THE AUSTRALIAN: Blues Panther’s Fight to Stem the Violence

Marlene Cummins is featured in The Australian Good Weekend in a story by Natasha Robinson, 7/6/14: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/film/blues-panthers-fight-to-stem-the-violence/story-e6frg8pf-1226946280226# Photo by James Croucher.  

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June 7th, 2014

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THE BRAG FEATURES MARLENE CUMMINS

THE BRAG FEATURES MARLENE CUMMINS

Marlene talks to Adam Norris of THE BRAG about music, life and the Black Panther Woman film. Read the story here: http://www.thebrag.com/arts/black-panther-woman  

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June 4th, 2014

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BLUES IT KNOWS YOUR NAME #3 MOST ORDERED TRACK TO RADIO

BLUES IT KNOWS YOUR NAME #3 MOST ORDERED TRACK TO RADIO

‘The Blues it Knows Your Name’ made AirIt’s Great Southern Charts at #3 for the most ordered tracks to radio in its first week. Thanks to community and regional radio interest in Marlene’s album. The AirIt Now and Great Southern Charts represent ...

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June 1st, 2014

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‘MOOGA-MOOGA’ PAINTING BY MARLENE CUMMINS TO BE BEAMED ONTO SYDNEY UNI DURING VIVID FESTIVAL

‘MOOGA-MOOGA’ PAINTING BY MARLENE CUMMINS TO BE BEAMED ONTO SYDNEY UNI DURING VIVID FESTIVAL

Marlene Cummins’ painting of her totem, Mooga-Mooga the whale, representing the female spirits of her Woppaburra ancestors, will be beamed onto the iconic buildings of Sydney University’s Main Quadrangle as part of  Vivid Festival’s inaugural Vivid Path to ...

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May 23rd, 2014

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THE BLUES IT KNOWS YOUR NAME

THE BLUES IT KNOWS YOUR NAME

After a long hiatus since her hit release Pension Day Blues, Marlene Cummins releases to radio The Blues it Knows Your Name on May 12, ahead of her album release Koori Woman Blues, which is out on  June 12. The Blues it Knows Your Name was written by her long time friend and

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May 9th, 2014

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BLACK PANTHER WOMAN premieres worldwide at the Sydney Film Festival June 12

BLACK PANTHER WOMAN premieres worldwide at the Sydney Film Festival June 12

This deep and very personal story is told with unflinching honesty by Marlene as she goes back 40 years to her time as a member of the Black Panther Party and works her way back to today. In doing so, she breaks a 40 year code of silence to tell the story of her own abuse in

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May 9th, 2014

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MARLENE CUMMINS RELEASES HER DEBUT ALBUM June 12

MARLENE CUMMINS RELEASES HER DEBUT ALBUM June 12

Despite a stellar career as a saxophone player and blues musician with hits like Pension Day Blues and Pemulwuy, Marlene is only now releasing her full debut album, Koori Woman Blues. “This music comes from so deep in Marlene’s heart that it’s been really traumatic for her ...

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May 9th, 2014

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