Meet the Country Crossroads team..



Rob Foenander - Executive Producer, Presenter & Artist

Rob is one of Australia's most gifted and prolific entertainers. He started his career in country music and has been working within the entertainment industry, in different genres, for over three decades. Rob is now revisiting his roots with the new show. He is a professional Singer, Songwriter, Emcee, Musician, Producer and 'all-round' Entertainer. Rob's extensive experience makes him an invaluable member of the 'Country Crossroads' team and the driving force behind the show. He has an intimate understanding of the Artists' passion for their craft and their need for expression.



Mick Read - Musical Director, Co-producer & Artist

Mick deserves the reputation of being one of Australia's premier entertainers, musical directors and jingle writers. Mick has worked with the legends of the Australian music industry and is in demand by well-known artists as a musical director, arranger, producer and composer. Only his superlative talent as a musician matches Mick's extraordinary and versatile voice. 'Country Crossroads' is the premium vehicle to express Mick's superb talent!"



Gary Ellis - Media Co-ordinator & Artist

Gary is a pioneer of the Australian country music scene and has had extensive TV and Radio appearances, including his own television show. He has toured the country, far and wide, with the old tent shows. Gary has performed with some of the biggest names in country music and, while others of his age and experience may be twilighting, Gary's career is actually burgeoning and taking on a momentum surpassing that of younger artists. He is the absolute 'Guru' of the 'Country Crossroads' television show because of his vast experience and his love of country music and people. He is always the first to help an 'up and coming' or 'established' artist.



Brendan Wilkinson - Legal Advisor & Artist

One of country music's best kept secrets is Brendan Wilkinson "The Singing Barrister".  An extremely talented singer/songwriter and, now, a member of the 'Country Crossroads' team.  Brendan has been enthralling country music fans, throughout Australia, since the release of his album "Outlaw 3". He is one of Melbourne's leading criminal lawyers and one of the 'Law Institute's' original criminal law specialists.


Band O Gold

Rob Fo's 'Band o' Gold'

Rob Fo's 'Band o' Gold' is the resident band for Country Crossroads. They are the premier function band and show their versatile talent here. There's nothing that these guys can't sing!! As professional performers they can adapt to any situation. They perform at corporate events, festivals, weddings, clubs and everything in between. Rob, Mick & Jen have a passion to entertain and mesmerise.

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