AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE CLASSIC 1996 TEXT THAT TELLS THE STORY FROM THE EARLY STIRRINGS OF PUNK THROUGH TO TRIPLE J, THE BIG DAY OUT AND BEYOND, 'STRANDED: AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT MUSIC 1976-1992, REVISED & EXPANDED EDITION' BY CLINTON WALKER IS PUBLISHED BY THE VISIBLE SPECTRUM FEATURING THE SAINTS, RADIO BIRDMAN, BOYS NEXT DOOR/BIRTHDAY PARTY, … Continue reading CLINTON WALKER’S ‘STRANDED: AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT MUSIC 1976-1992, REVISED & EXPANDED EDITION’ GETS A REBOOT
Died Pretty have had to cancel their upcoming A Day On The Green dates with Bryan Ferry after singer Ron Reno was diagnosed with oesophageal cancer this week. Roundhouse Entertainment Director Michael Newton added: “Every member of the a day on the green team was very sorry to hear this news. We all love Ronnie. … Continue reading Died Pretty’s Ron Peno diagnosed with oesophageal cancer
Here is a pic of a long lost gig shirt I once owned. Amazing double bill, considering what the Australian 'live' scene is like nowadays. It's from a NYE show at Melbourne's Sarah Sands. Supports were Nursery Crimes and Swirl. Is this 1990 ?