Project of the heart

By Arne Sjostedt
Updated April 23 2018 - 9:32pm, first published March 7 2014 - 3:00am

Australian legend Archie Roach is no stranger to life's ups and downs. After suffering the loss of his partner Ruby Hunter, then having some serious health scares shortly after, Roach was ready to throw it all in. He didn't, and instead set out on an inspirational new journey - completing Butcher Paper, Texta, Blackboard and Chalk, a songbook project left behind by Hunter. He also recorded an album of new material (Into the Bloodstream), and went back out on the road again.

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