Gareth Evans

When Gareth Hugh Evans started Timber and Steel three years ago he had no idea that it would become one of the most highly regarded and widely read music blogs in Australia. Seeing the rise of acoustic, folk and roots based music both in Australia and worldwide but with no local music site dedicated to the genre Gareth decided to grab the bull by the horns and start his own – and the response has been overwhelming. Timber and Steel was only meant to be a hobby, now it’s Gareth’s life.

3 travel must haves?

Laptop, mp3 player, sunglasses

What’s on your travel bucket list?

Going electric at the Newport Folk Festival, Bar hopping in Nashville

Recent articles by Gareth Evans
Listopedia: The Bob Dylan Bucket List
Last year to help celebrate Bob Dylan’s 72nd birthday, some serious fans created a map of every place mentioned in the great man’s lyrics. You can check out the full map...
The Easter Dilemma: Aussie Music Festivals
Every single year, fans of acoustic music are faced with a dilemma: where to spend the Easter long weekend? If you’re a diehard fan of folk, acoustic and roots music...
Live Music the Tokyo Way
Japan. The first thought that pops into your head probably isn’t Punk, Rock ‘n’ Roll or Acoustic Roots music. But in trendy Tokyo, you’ll find a music scene that’s...