As a community radio station based in Traralgon in Gippsland region we are pretty proud of our achievements and who we have done work for and who we are associated with. Shack Radio and the story behind the station has touched so many hearts and brought so many people together. So many Achievements and Credentials.
Lucciano and Neil Citron
Jamie was introduced to Lucciano few years ago by his Australian wife Sharon we call her 'Shazza' Jamie and Lucciano have since become really good friends and have done lots of work and planning together. Jamie's production skills and website building skills got him noticed by not only Lucciano but other well known musicians and people across the board,
Lucciano signed his first record deal at the age of 14 and has continued to make records ever since. Lucciano was invited to play with Dan c. for Ben Corio which was a project filled with great musicians such as , AL DI MEOLA, CHICK COREA and many others. He played with a band named Arrival who opened for BON JOVI at the Chatterbox. Lucciano wanted to move to L.A and see what could happen for him there, so at 17 he moved to Hollywood, CA. He auditioned for a band called KIDD NASTY and was asked to join. The band toured heavily for the next four years in the states and Europe. He returned to build his first recording studio. He subsequently built 4 more studios and he worked there with SONY, WARNER BROTHERS, DREAM WORKS, IMAX, ETC. Lucciano has also worked with Steven Spielberg, David Geffen and Ivan Ballen the founder of Disc Makers. Lucciano has recently played on 6 full cd's 27 songs for Bob Kulick, Wendy Dio and has built 3 more recording studios. Lucciano and Neil Citron
Shack Radio was very proud to produce content for the band 'Black Cat 6' based in Nevada in Las Vegas, our own Jamie Pallot was introduced to Neil Citron by Lucciano, Neil is a Canadian, Toronto-born guitarist, Grammy Award-winning recording engineer, and songwriter who played with the California-based rock bands Hero and Lana Lane as well as briefly with heavy metal band Quiet Riot in 2006, among numerous other music industry credits. He has also worked on the films My Big Fat Greek Wedding, That Thing You Do!, and Ricki and the Flash. Jamie worked alongside Neil to help produce multiple film clips for the band.
Leslie Knauer and Promises
Shack Radio Team Jamie and Jason are well known and connected with Leslie Knauer who is a Canadian born vocalist, writer, guitarist and drummer Leslie Knauer was already a gold and platinum recording artist when she joined Precious Metal. Also well known for her hit 'Baby its You' alongside her two brothers Jed Knauer and Benny Knauer which made up the group 'Promises' . Leslie has been a part of Shack Radio and the team for few years now. Jamie has also been introduced to her family as well.
Our very own Allen Gray was proud to interview David on behalf of Shack Radio. A real lovely fun gentleman and character. Here is Alan pictured below with Karl Stefanovic.
Some of our other friends include Mahri Feldman she is the daughter of great music producer Bob Feldman Feldman. He graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School alongside Neil Sedaka, and was a member of the All-City Choir alongside Neil Diamond and Barbra Streisand. Together with his friend and neighbor Jerry Goldstein, he was a dancer on Alan Freed's WNEW-TV show The Big Beat, and in 1959 the pair co-wrote a theme song for the show. Feldman and Goldstein started writing regularly together, and, as Bob and Jerry, wrote and recorded "We Put the Bomp", an answer record to Barry Mann's "Who Put the Bomp".
Mahri does a lot of Music stuff for Sony these days and always stays connected with the team at Shack Radio everyday!
Based in San Francisco also CEO of 'Come Get it Records' is Wayne D. Wayne is always introducing Shack Radio to some of his finest Artist on his label.
You can check Wayne's label out www.comegetitrecords.com
Adam Harvey & Lee Kernaghan
Australian Country Musicians Adam Harvey and Lee Kernaghan are well aware of Shack Radio legacy and show their support. Adam Harvey is always in contact with the team, and was very happy with Shack Radio ''All Country Saturdays'' So Lee and Adam helped Shack out with this cool voiceover.
Sabrina Fallah is a rock singer, songwriter and guitarist from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She grew up listening to Michelle Branch, Avril Lavigne, Kelly Clarkson, Simple Plan, etc. Her influences are Green Day, Bon Jovi and Billy Idol. She has been told that when she sings with her raspy, edgy, and powerful voice, she sounds like Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, The Cranberries and Melissa Etheridge.
The producers Sabrina has had the opportunity to work with are Stuart Epps (Elton John, Led Zeppelin, Twisted Sister), Chris Birkett (Peter Gabriel, Quincy Jones, Buffy Sainte Marie, Sinead O’Connor) and Kent Wells (Dolly Parton). Sabrina has released two EP’s, a single, and a compilation CD with a bonus track.
Sabrina always stays connected with the team at Shack Radio. Always having a banter and laugh talking everything culture and different about our countries. Sabrina's music can be heard on Shack Radio and Now on REG FM 105.5 East Gippsland thanks to Shack Radio .
Sabrina has a cat named Billie after Billie Joe Armstrong from Green Day
Mike has been a professional music/TV/radio/anime-related program producer in Japan since the eighties. He is the only DJ in Japan verified by Twitter.
Mike was the first and only foreigner in Japanese history to become the General Manager of a major Japanese broadcasting station (TV Tokyo owned InterFM). Has produced a few smash hit programs and several of Tokyo’s highest rated and most famous radio programs.
A recent hit program was “The TV Show” (Set Program with “Ninja Slayer”) which, be- tween April – Oct. 2015, garnered over 10 million viewers.
He is currently producing and hosting “The Mike Rogers Show” on in 28 stations in 15 countries around the world including Shack Radio.
He began in the music business in 1977 as lead vocalist with the legendary Los Angeles Punk Band, “The Rotters” (Sit on My Face Stevie Nix.)
As a university student, he was assistant to the legendary Rodney Bingenheimer (Rodney on the ROQ – KROQ Los Angeles from 1980 ~ 1981.)
His life’s dream is his just completed full-length motion picture, “Ghostroads – A Japanese Rock and Roll Ghost Story” which world premiered at the prestigious Raindance Film Festival in London and was released by a major Japanese motion picture company and in theaters all across Japan in Autumn 2017. It also enjoyed a theatrical release in Canada.
Ghostroads – A Japanese Rock and Roll Ghost Story Japanese Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxwJ4AfzOwM&t
In 2018, he also produced “Matsuchiyo - Life of a Geisha” which also premiered at Rain- dance in London. Teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lr0OAB0Kmn0&t
Mike is also a Jury Member for life at Raindance Film Festival as well as founder of Rain- dance Japan Film Festival.
Mike’s English Wikipedia is here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Rogers_(produce
TL Harris (Refuge Cove Records)
Shack Radio also is proud to work with Musicians locally and Melbourne based, including TL Harris (who was also worked alongside Mr Neil Citron) He owns A Melbourne based boutique record label that distributes, signs and supports artists with a leaning to a positive world view. Or just good, creative fun.
Check out his Facebook Page
Jet Black Romance (Band) Bobbi Hall (promoter)
A Cool band bringing Hard Rock from the California Central Valley, these guys are amazing and so down to earth. Their music is 80s style old school and modern rock. Shack Radio has formed a good relationship with the band and we also have good relationship with Bobbi Hall who manages and promotes the band.
Built upon many years of friendship and previous band affiliations,
Jet Black Romance was formed in late 2018 by Colton and Rikki.
Bringing a modern sound with an old school vibe to a new generation of Rock N Roll!!