indie alternative punk rock Australian Music.

For people who were there, somewhere between 1975 and 1984, or those who have rediscovered this era of great music.


"a Selection"
Accountants
AC/DC
Acrylic Chewies
Adelaide punk
Agents
Airlord
Aliens
Allniters
Angels
Apartments / Peter Walsh
Chris Bailey
Beasts Of Bourbon
Birthday Party
Bleeding Hearts
Box Of Fish
Boys Next Door
Brisbane alternative
Cub Callaway
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
Celibate Rifles
David Chesworth
Church
Club Ska
Cold Chisel
"Composite Signals" soundtrack
Comrades Of War
Corpse Grinders
**** **** (Cough Cough)
Crackajacks
Crime & the City Solution
Critics
Cybotron
Dagoes
Dead Can Dance
Tex Deadly & the Dum Dums
Died Pretty
"Distant Violins"
Do Re Mi
"Dogs In Space"
Dorian Gray
Dresden War Crimes
Drop Bears
Dynamic Hepnotics
Ears
Eastern Dark
Editions
The End
Equal Local
Essendon Airport
Exiles
Farriss Brothers
Fast Cars
Fast Forward
Flaming Hands
Flowers
James Freud & the Radio Stars
Frontier Scouts
Gatekeepers
Go-Betweens
James Griffin
"Growing Pains"
Hard Ons
Hitmen
Hoi Polloi
Hoodoo Gurus
Roland S. Howard
Hugo Klang
Hunters & Collectors
Icehouse
Igniters
Immaculate Consumptive
Introverts
INXS
JFK & the Cuban Crisis
Jimmy & the Boys
J.M.M.
The Johnnys
Paul Kelly & the Dots
Paul Kelly & the Coloured Girls
Kelpies
Kids In The Kitchen
Kill The King
Ed Kuepper
La Femme
La Fetts
Last Words
Laughing Clowns
Laughing Hands
"Leaving Home For A Party On The Roof"
The (Fucken) Leftovers
"Lethal Weapons"
Lighthouse Keepers
Peter Lillie
Lime Spiders
The Limp
Lipstick Killers
'little bands'
Little Murders
Machinations
Madroom
Makers Of The Dead Travel Fast
Manikins
Matt Finish
Mental As Anything
Meo 245
Metal Mercenaries
Metronomes
Midnight Oil
Missing Link
Models
Moffs
Moodists
"Mysterious Kitchens"
Nauts
Negatives
New Christs
New Race
News
No
No Nonsense
The Nothing
Numbers
Once Upon A Time
"One Stop Shopping"
Orchestra Of Skin & Bone
"Oz New Wave" Melbourne 1978
"Paths Of Pain"
Peak
Pel Mel
Angie Pepper
Perdition
Perth punk
The Pits
Plays With Marionettes
Positive Hatred
Press
Primitive Calculators
"Queensland In Quarantine"
Quick & the Dead
Hugo Race
Radio Birdman
Rah Rah The Flag
Reels
Relatives
Riptides
Riverina Playboys
Rockets
Ron Rude
Rose Tattoo
Sacred Cowboys
Saints
Salamander Jim
Sardine v
Scapa Flow
Scattered Order
Schism
Scientists
Scream
Screaming Tribesmen
Sekret Sekret
Severed Heads
Sick Things
Silent Type
Singles
Skel-e-tones
Skunks
Skyhooks
Slugfuckers
"Sound Of Sydney"
Spare Change
The Spell
SPK
Split Enz
Sports
Spy v. Spy
Stilleto
Strange Idols
Strange Tenants
Stupidity
Sunday Painters
Sunnyboys
Survivors
Systematics
Tablewaiters
Tactics
Tame O'Mearas
Tch Tch Tch / Tsk Tsk Tsk
Teenyweenys
Terminal Twist
Terse Tapes
These Cars Collide
These Immortal Souls
Thought Criminals
Louis Tillett
Tombstone Hands
Toy Love
Triffids / David McComb
The 2 Johnnies
various artists
Verge
Victims
Violet Lightning
Visitors
Voices
Voigt/465
Dave Warner From The Suburbs
Wet Taxis
Whirlywirld
"Who Owns The Chocolate Bar"
Wild West
Wildlife Documentaries
World War XXIV
Wreckery
X
Xero / Xiro
XL Capris
X-ray-Z
Ya Ya Choral
Young Charlatans
Young Docteurs
Young Modern
 

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Strange Idols
studio & live 1983

1. Telephone In China
2. You Label Me
3. pain Or Pleasure
4. Sardine Beach
5. Silent Life
6. You Calculator
7. I Can't Say Goodbye
8. Your Theory
9. Logically
10. Isolation
11. Angel
12. Line Of Least Resistance
13. History
14. Contradiction
15. Murphy's Law
16. Could This Ne Heaven
17. Take Me To Your Leader

time 66:23

tracks 1-15 recorded January to April 1983 at Crystal & Sing Sing Studios, Melbourne
tracks 16 & 17 live from The Venue, Melbourne January 1983

For more band info or a copy of this CD-R email the bands gutairst Peter Summers.
 


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Strange Idols
"Line Of Least Resistance" unreleased lp 1982

1. Tired Of Earth (7'' rel. May)
2. Line Of Least Resistance
3. Logically
4. Disgrace
5. Downslide
6. Data
7. You Label Me
8. Man Hours
9. TV Plot
10. Isolation
11. Contradiction
12. Silent Life
13. Strange Affair
14. History
15. Perpetual Emotion
16. Pain Or Pleasure
17. I Can't Say Goodbye
18. Angel
19. Next Game Please
20. Letter To Editor

time 79:40

recorded at Stone Deaf & Sing Sing Studios, Melbourne 1982-84
track 20 live October 1981

For more band info or a copy of this CD-R email the bands gutairst Peter Summers.
 


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Airwaves
studio 1980

1. Airwaves
2. (I'd) Rather Not Think
3. Black And White
4. The Good Life
5. You Can't touch Me
6. Magazine Dream
7. I'm Changing
8. The Ghost Who Walks
9. Continental Holiday
10. I'm Normal
11. Leave Me Alone
12. Parlour Girls
13. On The Run
14. Don't cry For Me
15. Cross Words
16. Only The Fools Survive

time 54:54

tracks 1-15 recorded Vale St Studio & Richmond Recorders during 1980
track 16 live Bottom Line March 1980

For more band info or a copy of this CD-R email the bands gutairst Peter Summers.
 


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Riverina Playboys
ep & studio 1978/79

1. Never Did Want To Let You Go
2. Lift Your Body
3. Keep On Turning
4. Rhyme Or Reason
5. Dancer
6. Staying Here Too Long
7. Sunlight
8. I Wasn't crying
9. Far Cry
10. Chosen Few
11. Wasted On The Aisles
12. Take Your Time

time 55:06

tracks 1-4 recorded Crystal Clear Sound Studio March 1978, released June.
tracks 5,6 & 10 recorded Armstrong Studios September 1978
tracks 7, 8, 9 & 11 recorded  Richmond Recorders March 1979
track 12 live Stokdale Hotel, Fitzroy March 1979

For more band info or a copy of this CD-R email the bands gutairst Peter Summers.
 

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