Rod Davies – Beautiful Scars

Rod Davis - Beautiful Scars (cover)

Rod Davis – Beautiful Scars (cover)


Rodney Davies promising first solo album (2002).

Released In: [Australia / NZ].

Release Date: December 2002

Australian Chart Position: [Did Not Enter].

Availability: Moderately common. Available new in CD and digital formats.

Value: A$15-A$26.



Track Listing(s)


 Highly recommended track.
 Commercial single.
 Promotional single.


Version: Mad Dash Music Australian CD album.

Album length: 43 minutes, 27 seconds.

ReplayGain loudness: -8.90dB (2002).

  1. Favourite Songs
  2. Hey You 
  3. Treading Water 
  4. Better Day 
  5. Close Enough
  6. Out Of My Head
  7. Glorious
  8. Alia Nation 
  9. Beautiful
  10. Memory Lane
  11. Last Drinks 




Note: Rod Davies has regularly played live with Mark Seymour during his solo career and plays in Mark’s ‘Human Tide’ band.

This album can be purchased through Rod Davies’ website.


Liner Notes


Rod Davies

Beautiful Scars


All songs written by Rod Davies

with Shaun Wynne [4, 10], David Carr [5] and Mark Seymour [9].


Rod Davies

Vocals, keyboards, acoustic guitar.


David Carr

Guitars, bass.


The Scars

Damian Rogers* – drums on [1,2,5,8].

Chris Tabone – drums on [4,6,7,9].

Chris Bekker – bass on [10].

Stuart Fraser – acoustic guitar on [10].

Suzie Ahern – backing vocals on [10].

Jen Anderson – string on [10].

Richard Pleasance# – bass on [10].

Maz – Drums on [3,10].

James Richmond – percussion on [8].


Produced by David Carr.


Recorded by Rod Davies and David Carr in The Spare Room and at Rangemaster.

Melbourne, Australia.


Additional engineering by Doug Roberts [3,10].


Mixed by Chris Dickie at 001

Except [4] mixed by David Carr.


Mastered by John Ruberto at Crystal Mastering.


* courtesy of Marlin Records # courtesy of Gotham Records.



Cover Design by Rod Davies. Photography by Rebecca Davies.


The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Mad Dash Music.

Published by Mad Dash Music.

(c) 2002 All rights reserved.


Thanks to everyone who helped and supported this album:

Bec, Andrew & Chris Horton, David Carr, Damian Rogers, Julian Senserrick, Chris Becker, Andrew Naylor, Kylie Robertson, Mark Seymour, Shaun & Kristen Wynne, Steve Venour, Mark Cullen, Stuart Fraser, Simon Hosford, James Kempster, Gerry Pantasis, Dean Lothering, Maz, Troy McKillin, Rob Parde, Mark Lang, Jay McNeill.