Purple Haze

Purple Haze – Presenter profile: Mark Copolov Wednesdays 8pm – 10pm

I’ve been a presenter at 88.3 Southern FM for 22 years so far. I started in radio after someone at Gold FM, where I was working, suggested that ‘you should do something with your music knowledge’. I specialise in interviewing recording artists that I admire, mostly from the 60’s. These interviews were also broadcast nationally on the CBAA network for 4 years. Past interviewees include : Ringo Starr, Carly Simon, Phil Everly, Jeff Lynne, Sir George Martin, Neil Sedaka & Glenn Shorrock. I love being able to share my music & knowledge with people who enjoy hearing it!

Mark’s favourite artists include : The Beatles, The Doors, CCR, Ten Years After, The Guess Who, The Carpenters, The Hollies, The Rolling Stones, The Beach Boys, The Doobie Brothers, E.L.O., Daddy Cool, The Masters Apprentices, Graham Bonnet, Carly Simon & many, many others.

Excerpts from Mark’s 110+ interviews can be seen & heard at www.mcopolov.com.

Mark works in the IT industry. The centre of his universe is his wife Rachel and two teenage children, Carly & Adam.

Contact Purple Haze via email: purplehaze@nullsouthernfm.com.au

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** TONIGHT ** Purple Haze – Wild Dreamers and Chris Doheny ‘live in the studio’ – Wednesday 5th February 8-10pm

For my first show for 2020, I’ll have ‘live in the studio’, the amazing Linda Ronstadt cover band ‘Wild Dreamers’. They will perform a set of songs. Short bio: Wild Dreamers are a terrific Linda Ronstadt cover band. These fine musicians have shared the stage with genuine music icons throughout their careers, such as Paul Kelly, Glenn Shorrock, Brian Cadd,

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THE PURPLE HAZE ARCHIVE presents THE TOP 50 MOST ICONIC AUSTRALIAN SONGS on PODCAST

[display_podcasts]Join acclaimed Australian author (“Wild About You” & “Tomorrow Is Today“) & music commentator Ian D Marks as we countdown in chronological order the Top 50 most Iconic Australian Songs of the 20th Century from the beginning of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Era till 1999. Purple Haze is proudly sponsored by Classic Cars with Character

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THE PURPLE HAZE ARCHIVE presents CELEBRATED SONGSTRESS MARIA MULDAUR on PODCAST

Maria Muldaur is best known for her smash hit song “Midnight At The Oasis“, however in her professional music career she has released nearly close to 50 albums, & is a much nominated artist at the Grammy Awards especially in the folk/blues category. Join Maria as she discusses in detail her truly fascinating musical journey from the 1950s as a

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THE PURPLE HAZE ARCHIVE presents BRITISH VOCALIST LEGEND CHRIS FARLOWE on PODCAST

One of Britain’s greatest ever male vocalists is no doubt Chris Farlowe who has been a professional music artist dating back to the 1950s. Chris, although best known for his UK #1 smash hit “Out of Time” has had a remarkably consistent & successful music career for over 60 years! Join Chris Farlowe as he discusses his illustrious solo career,

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THE PURPLE HAZE ARCHIVE presents CHIP MONCK The MC of the WOODSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL on PODCAST

Chip Monck became a public figure after MC’ing the legendary Woodstock Music Festival in 1969 in Bethel NY. However Chip has done the lighting of many other major festivals & concerts such as: Monterey Pop Festival, Newport Folk Festival, Altamont, Rolling Stones, The Doors, The Byrds, etc Chip Monck Official Website: Click Here Purple Haze is proudly sponsored by Classic

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