Two Short Planx (Poke Records Prod 013)
WoodworX is based round two Australians, Toni Wood and
Brian Heywood. Toni is the main singer, she has a rich, powerful voice
and Brian sings, plays the guitar and has composing and producing credits.
Other members of the band are Donna Whitlock on percussion and Thomas
The special guests list is too long to mention and is confusing, making
it difficult to decide with certainly who's playing what. The principle-featured
instrument is the violin and I also detected some accordion.
Stand out tracks for me are the almost unaccompanied, 'Gloomy December'
(where Toni gives it the full treatment) and the traditional ballad 'Streets