Keith Evans

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Pulling no Punches

Loved by many, loathed by others, Barry Hall is unarguably one of the greatest AFL forwards and crowd pullers of the modern era – as well as the most notorious and colourful player currently on the field. Now, for the first time, Barry tells the story of his rise to AFL greatness, beginning with his childhood in country Victoria and early years as a junior boxing champion, through to his draft to St Kilda as a teenager. [click to continue…]

‘Blind Tom stood before the immense and cultured audience in all of his magnificence, a very Hercules in stature. The enormous building was packed to the doors and outside was a seething, struggling and perspiring mob of people, begging for even standing room, but several thousand disappointed people were turned away unable even to get in earshot of this prince of pianists. [click to continue…]