Song People

Song People

Show Times

Timezone: AEDT [UTC+11]
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

About the Show

Song People with Ian Beer gets into the hearts and minds and souls of great song people. Ian traverses genres including Rock, Folk, Americana, Alternative & Indie for Song People.

Ian is introducing a new segment in April, Local Song People. This will highlight local musicians, venue owners music promoters and studio engineers.

Ian wants to hear from you if:

  • you’ve got anything to do with the local music scene
  • like to perform live in the studio
  • have a story to tell related to the local scene
  • have a local gig coming up

Get in touch

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With live performances and interviews Song People is not to be missed and Ian will also keep you up to date with local gigs!

About Ian Beer

Being a musician and songwriter, Ian is passionate about great songs and songwriters. His love of music extended to working in the media, which included CD reviewer and What’s On editor of the Entertainment Guide in The Age newspaper.

He is also a former proprietor of the Acoustic Cafe in Collingwood where Ian nurtured local musicians and ran a very successful open mic.

Since relocating to South Gippsland Ian has been involved with the local music scene. Both performing and writing for local media and starting up the Gippsland Grooves feature in the Gippsland Magazine. He currently hosts Acoustic Thursdays open mic in Wonthaggi every Thursday evening.

He has just released a Christmas single: Christmas on the Yanakie Isthmus and his third independent album: Night Sky Burning.

You can hear Ian’s music on his website:

SoundCloud.comSome Song People programs are available as a Podcast on SoundCloud.