Affirmation: Interview with Darren Hayes

“He won the adulation of millions, though fame never erased his own insecurities. Now former Savage Garden frontman Darren Hayes is happy to face the world, flaws and all.”

Interview with Darren Hayes for The Courier Mail.

Out Of The Blues: Interview with Diana Krall

“No more done-me-wrong songs: with her third wedding anniversary and her first baby on the way, whoop-dee-do tunes are the order of the day for jazz diva Diana Krall.”

Interview with Diana Krall for The Courier Mail’s Musicians supplement.

Music Frees The Soul: Essaouira World Music Festival

“Chaser touches down at the summer festivals: Jane Cornwell connects with the Gnawa at the Essaouira World Music Festival in Morocco.”

Article on the Essaouira World Music Festival for Straight No Chaser.

The Best of Both Worlds

“Their mix of African and Latin music made them stars. Then they got into gold lamé and it all went horribly wrong. Can Orchestra Baobab ever recover? By Jane Cornwell”

Article on Orchestra Baobab for The Guardian.

Music: At Home on Planet Peter

“Last week, Peter Gabriel’s Real World label celebrated a decade of championing world music. But does the global roster live in its founder’s shadow?”

Article for The Independent in 1999.