Regression Session with Barry Divola

Famous grown-ups share their favourite songs and stories from childhood.

While Regression Session has taken a well earned rest for now, you can still hear all the episodes below; from show one with former Red Wiggle Murray Cook, right up to the grand finale with Australian music icon Paul Kelly.

Each episode host Barry Divola invites a guest to share the songs and stories that shaped their childhood and teen years. 

From musicians to comedians, celebrities and journalists, authors and more. Each guest shares earnest insights, muses on memories, and reflects on the soundtrack to their lives.

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JUSTINE CLARKE

The lovable Play School veteran has released five albums for children, but what music inspired her as a kid? She joined our host Barry Divola to share the songs that…

Martha Wainwright

Singer-songwriter and mother Martha Wainwright is music royalty (her dad's Loudon Wainwright III, her mum's Kate McGarrigle and her brother is Rufus Wainwright) Listen to the folk-rock queen open…

AMANDA BROWN OF THE GO-BETWEENS

From childhood music nerd to indie rock icon,  the legendary Amanda Brown of The Go-Betweens shares the unique childhood soundtrack that helped her define the classic Go-Betweens sound. Stream it now:

SUZE DEMARCHI (BABY ANIMALS)

Suze DeMarchi is the frontwoman of Baby Animals, one of Australia's hardest rocking bands of the '90s.  Self-confessed 'bog chick' from WA, in this episode DeMarchi takes us back to her West…

JULIAN HAMILTON (THE PRESETS)

THE PRESETS frontman  JULIAN HAMILTON (pictured left) traveled back in time with host Barry Divola to share the stories and music that soundtracked his childhood.  Hear him relive hits from Kraftwerk,…

RICHARD GLOVER (ABC RADIO)

Join author and broadcaster, RICHARD GLOVER (ABC RADIO), as he travels back in time with Barry Divola to share the stories and the music that soundtracked his childhood years Elvis Presley,…