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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Matthew Martin

Matthew Martin is one of Australia’s best-loved cartoonists and illustrators. He was a regular in The Sydney Morning Herald and did 150 T-shirt designs for Mambo Matthew tells Barry Divola

Andrew Daddo

Andrew Daddo has been on everything from The Great Outdoors to I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! Plus he’s written a bunch of kids books, including his latest, Whatcha

Bernard Fanning

Bernard Fanning is one of Australia’s best-known singer-songwriters, with and without Powderfinger As a kid, his nickname was Stumpy. He tells Barry Divola about growing up as a shorty…

Nai Palm

Everyone from Drake to Erykah Badu has sung the praises of Nai Palm, the dynamic singer with Melbourne nu-soul band Hiatus Kaiyote. She takes Barry Divola back to…

Mick Thomas

Mick Thomas has been touring and recording as a solo artist for longer than when he fronted the great folk-rock band Weddings Parties Anything He tells Barry Divola about…

Abby Dobson

Abby Dobson is best known as the singer in Leonardo’s Bride, whose 1997 track 'Even When I’m Sleeping' was voted one of the top Australian 30 songs of all…