Chatting to Diesel for One Last Time

WORDS BY Jacqui James OVER THE PAST seven years on Gigs ‘n Interviews I have thoroughly enjoyed chatting to one of my idols. Diesel aka Mark Lizotte has been one of my favourite artists to interview as he’s a genuine nice guy as well as the ultimate master of producing award-winning songs that have become …

Diesel Goes Back To His American Roots

WORDS BY Jacqui James WHEN HE WAS approaching the big 50, native-born American singer/songwriter Diesel found himself reflecting about his childhood and which music had imprinted on him when was growing up and throughout adulthood. As a result, Mark Lizotte aka Diesel is releasing his latest tastey offering “Americana” today (Friday, July 1s t, 2016). …

Diesel, A True Music Fan Himself

Written by Jacqui James AS JOURNALISTS WE are taught to remove our bias whenever interviewing someone. Although whenever it comes to interviewing Mark Lizotte aka Diesel, it’s always an absolute privilege because this artist, singer/songwriter, guitarist, producer and a lovely man is one of Australia’s rock legends that doesn’t thrive or seek mass publicity. Since …

Diesel Very Natural To Play Hendrix

Written by Jacqui James MAYBE I’M BIASED, but I believe Mark Lizotte aka Diesel is one of those brilliant singer/songwriters/guitarists who has a musical brain! When I listen to his albums and see his live performances, I am constantly amazed which direction he takes in his music. With every album I’m surprised with Diesel’s never-ending …