Clare Bowditch is a musician, writer, coach (creativity and creative-business), social commentator and sometimes actor who stars as ‚ÄòRosanna‚Äô on Channel 10‚Äôs TV Show Offspring.¬†¬†Clare has recorded and released seven albums: five under her own name (google that), and two earlier releases with seven-piece Red Raku. Her last album¬†‚ÄúThe Winter I Chose Happiness‚Äù,¬†was released by Island Records in September 2012.
If you wanna hear the fancy stuff, Clare‚Äôs been Rolling Stone‚Äôs Woman of the Year, ARIA‚Äôs Best Female Artist, Yen Young Woman of the Year (music), and EG Female Artist of the Year. She‚Äôs had top ten hits, toured with ¬†Gotye, Cat Power,¬†and Leonard Cohen, interviewed a PM, written articles for Rolling Stone and Harpers Bazaar, played to hundreds of thousands of people all over the world, and had the rare honour of co-writing songs with some of Australia‚Äôs best. She is also the host of Qantas‚Äô in-flight radio show ‚ÄúThe Spirit‚Äù on Radio Q.
Clare records most of her work with producer Marty Brown (Standalone Studios), who just happens to both her Manager, and the father of her children. Like all children, their children are awesome. They‚Äôre all at school now, which is how Clare finally found to time to launch her new enterprise¬†Big Hearted Business. Essentially, BHB exists as a resource to teach creative¬†people about business, and business people about creativity, in ways that make sense. About time, don‚Äôt you think?