Everything Is Over Now
Success.... 'I have been playing this three track promo over and over again, there is something good going on here folks so check them out, I was quite charmed to say the least.' AOR Dreamzones 'Rock of Ages! Seeing as the, oh too inevitable, middle age spreading is stretching Iron Maiden's spandex to splitting point, it's time to sweep the oldies aside to make way for a hair-slapping successor. When the way is clear, Ivory may just get your 'radio rock' vote kids!' Gods of Music Losing my religion.... Ivory (founded by Kenny in 1997) were accomplishing good critical success by playing consistently great live shows up until early 2004 when tragedy struck. The death of Nicole Smith who was Kenny's wife, songwriting partner and bass guitarist in Ivory was a cruel and heavy blow. Kenny went to the brink of hell and back before returning to this life to continue as the songwriter and musician he is. The determination to carry on and achieve musical success is running on all cylinders. That was then.... Past accomplishments include performing for over five years with the Australian Welsh Male Choir, on stage with Angry Anderson (Rose Tattoo), Colleen Hewitt (Queen of Pop Aust.), Jeff Browne (Air Supply), performing in front of thousands at the Melbourne Concert Hall, Entertainment Centre, Brisbane Arts Centre, and Melbourne's famous Esplanade Hotel (The Espy), plus recording several CDs on which special guests appear. Molly Meldrum became involved with Ivory after the independent release of Mammoth and apart from taking their music before the board at Mushroom Records, encouraged them to hone their skills and create a more centred sound. Good advice which they proceeded to act upon (also see Pure & Simple, and Everything Is Over Now by Ivory on sale at CD Baby), focussing on a tight and distinctive rock oriented performance. This is now.... Nads and Kenny are now working on new songs for release in 2013. A compilation of songs written between 2004 & 2007 titled 'In Pieces' is also scheduled for release early 2013.