Peter Dawkkins - Producer - Dragon, John Farnham, Russell Morris, Air Supply, Mi Sex- August 2006


Peter Dawkins is one of Australasia's most respected and distinguished music veterans. He produced over 20 chart topping singles covering the 70's and 80's. Peter was responsible for the launching and success of numerous music careers.

He produced such well-known iconic Australian records as: "Wings of an Eagle" for Russell Morris; "I Am Pegasus" for Ross Ryan; "Don't You Know It's Magic" for John Farnham; "April Sun in Cuba" for Dragon; "Computer Games" for Mi-Sex; "Short Note" for Matt Finish & Australian Crawl's album "Sirocco".

Peter produced over 50 gold and platinum records throughout his extraordinary career & received many prestigious production awards.

During the 70's and 80's while Peter served as A&R Director for CBS (Sony BMG), he signed Air Supply.
As General Manager with EMI Records, he was instrumental in the signing of Crowded House. Both bands went on to huge international acclaim and stardom.

 

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