Lincoln le Fevre and the Insiders

Lincoln le Fevre and the Insiders

 Hobart, Tasmania, AUS
BandRockAlternative

Indie rock with your sleeves rolled up, blending alternative country roots with honesty and heart with a twist of soul.

Biography

Lincoln le Fevre and the Insiders are drawn together by the tales and talents of frontman and songwriter Linc le Fevre. There’s no mistaking Lincoln; the tall, humorous and charismatic guy stands out in the crowd, just like his well crafted songs.

Built upon long-term work starting many years ago, Lincoln’s songs speak heavy thoughts and truths that are undeniably relatable. With a voice that can draw you in, and intense as it is melodious, make no mistake, Linc le Fevre is an artist with musical integrity and a sense of honesty placed well in his music.

No gimmicks, no pretences, just real words and music. Songs that make you react, or reflect on passed opportunities, these are more than just great songs; these are stories that take you somewhere. When Lincoln tells a story, people listen.

Lincoln le Fevre and the Insiders’ performances have the intimacy borne of playing in small town pubs, cafes and lounge rooms, but can charm a crowd of thousands. Armed with a debut album 30-Watt Heart and big sense of belief, Linc le Fevre and the Insiders are rolling up their sleeves to play a most memorable show in your town soon.

Sources of inspiration: Elvis Costello, Tim Rogers, Raymond Chandler, Ryan Adams.

Played with: The Go Betweens, The Waifs, Alex Lloyd, Pete Murray, Eskimo Joe, Dan Sultan, Tim Rogers (You Am I) and Jens Lekman to name a few.

Performed at: Falls Festival 2008, Gone South festival, Southern Roots Festival, Republic Bar (over 300 attended their debut performance in Jan 08)

Chosen to attend APRA’s inaugural Song Summit Sydney (S-3) music expo in Sydney April 2008. With over 700 entries, Lincoln was hand picked by Triple J for an exclusive songwriter’s workshop.

Nominated for two Amplified Awards in 2008: Best Original Songwriter and Best Producer. The Amplified Awards are Tasmania’s Industry selected and voted by the public awards.

Received airplay from Triple J as a part of unearthed.com

“The melodies were engaging and the lyrics were quaint, Linc looked obviously thrilled to be back performing in front of such an enthusiastic crowd as he delivered rich introductions throughout his performance. The sheer potency of Linc’s solo performance stole the night”– The Dwarf Jan 2008 (online music site)

For more info: Please contact Perfect Crime Music
julian@perfectcrimemusic.com.au
helen@perfectcrimemusic.com.au

Discography

30-Watt Heart - Debut album released 26th September 2008.
Hey Alright - First single from 30-Watt Heart
Miami - Edge Radio Airplay September 2008
Painting Our Names - triple j Airplay 2007/2008

Set List

Hey, Alright!
Miami
I know
Sweet Sin
Where the Poppies Used to Grow
Tracy
Cute Girls are Stupid
Blues for Jen
September
Automatic
Best Friend's Girl
How Did They Get It So Wrong
Holy Rose
Painting Our Names
I Got Drunk (Uncle Tupelo)