Canberra’s Owen Campbell got a second shot on Australia’s Got Talent, said what the judges wanted to hear and moves on in the show.
I’m glad for him he gets the continued exposure. Glad for the Canberra music scene that one of their own is finally getting mainstream exposure which will get more attention for the talent in this town waiting to be discovered by fatuous talent gatekeepers.
But a part of me is sorry he didn’t just flame out with:
My aim isn’t to be in a boy band, chief
I’m still going to watch to see where he goes with the show though.
(And if you’re interested I still think our 2007 interview is worth a listen)