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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