Garth Porter (born 24 September 1948) is an New Zealand born Australian musician, songwriter and record producer best known as a member of the 1970s pop group Sherbet, and for his key role as co-writer and producer for country music singer Lee Kernaghan.
Hamilton, New Zealand, Porter was the keyboard player with the Australian pop group, Sherbet, and co-wrote most of the groups hit songs, including their 1976 hit "Howzat". He sang lead vocals on "Hollywood Dreaming" and "Matter of Time" with Sherbet.
He helped launch
Lee Kernaghan and co-wrote some of the songs for the live Musical theatre production (which toured Australian capital cities — twice). The The Man from Snowy River: Arena Spectacular Original Cast Album of the show won the ARIA award for Best Cast / Show Album). [1 ]
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Band career [ edit ]
Swellsfoot Assembly (NZ) 1969
Samael Lilith 1969-1970
The Sherbs 1980-1984
Stevie Wright Band 1986
Alex Smith and The Volunteers 1989
References [ edit ]
^ "And the winners are...". . 2002-10-16 The Sydney Morning Herald . Retrieved . 2007-09-14
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