Saturday, 14 April 2018
Twitch is an EP, and the first official release, by Australian alternative rock band Jebediah. It was released on 5 August 1996 by record label Murmur.
In January 1996 Jebediah were selected to play the local leg of the Summersault festival, run by promoter Steve Pavlovic, which featured Beastie Boys, Foo Fighters, Sonic Youth, Beck, Pavement and Rancid. In March that year they recorded five songs with Chris Dickie – an English sound engineer who had worked with The Pogues, Morrissey and Depeche Mode before moving to Australia in 1994 – at the Poons Head Studios in Western Australia. These were the first songs that the band had ever recorded.
01 Mister Masonic
02 Ferris Wheel
04 Superhero 6½
Friday, 6 April 2018
"Tomorrow" is a song by Australian rock band Silverchair which was released on 16 September 1994 on their debut extended play album, also titled Tomorrow. The song also appeared on the band's first full-length album, Frogstomp (27 March 1995). It won the 1995 ARIA Music Award for Single of the Year and Highest Selling Single.
"Tomorrow" became a breakthrough hit for Silverchair when it reached number one on the ARIA Singles Chart in October and remained at the top position for six weeks. In the United States a re-recorded version was issued in the following year and also peaked at number one on both the Billboard Modern Rock Tracks and the Album Rock Tracks charts; it made No. 28 on the Billboard Hot 100 Airplay chart. In the United Kingdom, the song made No. 59 on the UK Singles Chart in September 1995. At the ARIA Music Awards of 1995, "Tomorrow" won three awards in the categories 'Single of the Year', 'Highest Selling Single' and 'Breakthrough Artist – Single'; they won two further awards for Frogstomp.
02 Acid Rain
Saturday, 31 March 2018
"Any Day Above Ground" #67 on the Australian charts is the second single from Australian rock musician James Reyne’s third studio album Electric Digger Dandy released in July 1991. The album Electric Digger Dandy was released in American under the title "Any Day About Ground".
Thanks to Mustang
01 Any Day Above Ground (Album Mix)
02 Fall Of Rome recorded live at The Palais, Melbourne, Australia, July 12, 1991)
03 bOne More River (recorded live at The Palais, Melbourne, Australia, July 12, 1991)
04 Ferris Wheel
"Jump They Say" is a song by David Bowie from his album Black Tie White Noise. It was released as a first single from the album in March 1993. While Bowie opted not to tour for the Black Tie White Noise album, the song would feature on his 1995 Outside Tour. The song, while not Bowie’s first release since Tin Machine, was pushed as a comeback single, and reached No. 9 in the UK charts – Bowie’s only top 10 single between 1986's "Absolute Beginners" and 2013's "Where Are We Now?"
01 Jump They Say (Radio edit)
02 Jump They Say (JAE-E edit)
03 Jump They Say (Club Hart remix)
04 Jump They Say (Leftfield 12" vocal)
05 Pallas Athena (Album version)
06 Pallas Athena (Don't Stop Praying Mix)
Friday, 30 March 2018
In 1994, Stewart released a solo album, Greetings from the Gutter. The album was not a commercial success, though Stewart scored a minor UK hit with the single "Heart Of Stone" which reached number 36. “Heart of Stone” became one of the most played songs on European radio in the autumn of 1994. Stewart also performed the song live on several memorable occasions; Channel 4’s music show The White Room, the annual Prince’s Trust Benefit Concert and MTV’s Most Wanted.
01 Heart Of Stone (Radio Edit)
02 Heart Of Stone (Full Length Version)
A new single, "Caught in the Night", appeared in October 1997 and reached #78 and was followed by it's parent album Skin & Bone, which peaked at No. 29 on the ARIA Albums Chart.
Thanks to AussieRock.
01 Caught in the Night
02 Call That Living
03 Scrapbook #1
"Into the Night" is the first single from Santana's 2007 compilation album, Ultimate Santana. The track features Chad Kroeger from Nickelback. It has received a considerable amount of airplay on VH1. Dania Ramirez of Heroes stars in the music video. The song has peaked at #26 in the United States and #4 in Australia.
01 Into the Night (Album version)
02 I Believe It's Time
03 Curación (Sunlight on Water)
04 Victory Is Won
Monday, 26 March 2018
Wendy Joan Matthews (born 1960) is an Australian adult alternative pop singer originally from Canada who has been a member of Models and Absent Friends and is a solo artist. She released Top 20 hit singles in the 1990s including "Token Angels", "Let's Kiss (Like Angels Do)", "The Day You Went Away" and "Friday's Child" with Top 20 albums, You've Always Got the Blues (duet album with Kate Ceberano), Émigré, Lily, The Witness Tree and her compilation, Stepping Stones. She has won six Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Awards. According to rock music historian, Ian McFarlane she provides "extraordinary, crystal-clear vocals [...] a soulfulness that was the mark of a truly gifted singer. Standing Strong was released in 1994 and charted at #37 in Australia it was taken from the album 'The Witness Tree.
01 Standing Strong
02 Waiting In Vain
03 Iroquois Lullaby
"When We Was Fab" is a song by English musician George Harrison, which he released on his 1987 album Cloud Nine. It was also issued as the second single from the album, in January 1988. The lyrics serve as a nostalgic reflection by Harrison on the days of Beatlemania during the 1960s, when the Beatles were first referred to as "the Fab Four".
In the United Kingdom, it peaked at number 25 in the UK Singles Chart, and in the United States, the song peaked at number 23 in Billboard magazine's Hot 100 singles chart. It is Harrison's last top 40 hit in the US, and the second such hit in which the lyrics reflect on his years as a Beatle – the other being "All Those Years Ago" (1981).
01 When We Was Fab (unextended version)
02 Zig Zag
03 That's the Way It Goes (remix)
04 When We Was Fab (reverse end)
Thursday, 15 March 2018
"Zebra" is the first single released from the John Butler Trio's album Sunrise Over Sea. Featuring the Sunrise lineup of John Butler on guitar/vocals, Shannon Birchall on double bass and Nicky Bomba on drums/percussion, it blends the genres of folk, funk, rock, and a bit of blues. Zebra reached #22 on the Australian charts and #27 on the New Zealand Charts. Thanks to AussieRock
02 Media (Live at Triple J)
03 Losing My Cool
Wednesday, 7 March 2018
"Stiff Upper Lip" is a song by rock band AC/DC. This song is on their 2000 album Stiff Upper Lip, and it is composed by Angus and Malcolm Young. The song was released as a single, and topped the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. It was performed on Saturday Night Live on 18 March 2000.
01 Stiff Upper Lip
03 Hard As A Rock (Live)
04 Back In Black (Live)
05 Whole Lotta Rosie (Live)
“Blueboy” is the third track on Blue Moon Swamp, the fifth solo album of John Fogerty. It came out in May 1997. The cut was written, produced and arranged by John Fogerty, engineered by John Lowson and mixed by Bob Clearmountain. The album peaked at #37 in the USA, #1 in Finland and #8 in Australia. It also won Best Rock Album at the 40th Grammy Awards in 1998. "Blueboy", backed with "Bad Bad Boy", also appeared on the single that came out in September 1997 and reached #22 in the USA.
02 Bad Bad Boy
Sunday, 4 March 2018
"Love Is in the Air" is a 1977 disco song sung by John Paul Young. The song was written by George Young and Harry Vanda and it became a worldwide hit in 1978, peaking at No. 3 on the Australian charts and No. 5 in the UK Singles Chart. In the United States, the song peaked at No. 7 on the pop chart and spent two weeks at No. 1 on the adult contemporary chart, his only US top 40 hit. "Love Is in the Air (Ballroom mix)" was released in August 1992 as the lead single from the Strictly Ballroom soundtrack (1992). It charted at #3 on the Aussie charts and #2 in New Zealand and was certified Gold. Thanks to AussieRock
01 Love Is In The Air - (Ballroom Mix)
02 Scott & Fran's Paso Doble
In May 2010, Air Supply released Mumbo Jumbo, the duo's first studio recording in eight years. It was recorded at Graham Russell's home studio near Park City, Utah and at Among the 14-tracks, released by Odds On's label, was the first single "Dance With Me," which reaced number 28 in the Billboard Adult Contemporary
01 Dance With Me (Promo)
Friday, 2 March 2018
Bird Noises is the first extended play by Australian rock group, Midnight Oil, which was released on 24 November 1980 under the band's own independent label, Powderworks Records / Sprint Music. It was produced by Leszek Karski and manufactured and distributed by CBS/Columbia. Bird Noises reached the Top 30 on the Australian Kent Music Report Singles Chart. According to Australian musicologist, Ian McFarlane, the EP "continued the development heard on [their previous album], with 'No Time for Games' and 'I'm the Cure' being particularly impressive. [The EP] also boasted the anomalous, but delightful Shadows-like instrumental 'Wedding Cake Island'".
1. No Time for Games
2. Knife's Edge
3. Wedding Cake Island
4. I'm the Cure
Sunday, 18 February 2018
Craig Dougall McLachlan (born 1 September 1965) is an Australian actor, musician, singer and composer. He has been involved in film, television and music theatre for 25 years. He is best known for appearing in the soap operas Neighbours and Home and Away and the BBC One spy drama Bugs. He has portrayed the title role in The Doctor Blake Mysteries, for which he was nominated for the Logie Award for Most Popular Actor; he has previously won the award in this category three times. "On My Own" realeased in 1991 was a single from his album Hands Free and reached #23 on the Australian Charts and #59 in the UK. Thanks to AussieRock
1 On my Own
2 I Want Your Heart
3 Farm yard Scud
"7 Seconds" is a song composed by Youssou N'Dour, Neneh Cherry, Cameron McVey and Jonathan Sharp. It was released in 1994 as a single performed by Youssou N'Dour and Neneh Cherry. It achieved much success, reaching the top chart position in numerous countries. 7 Seconds reached the top three in several countries, including the United Kingdom, Sweden, Portugal, Germany, The Netherlands, Australia, Russia and Poland, and climbed to the top position in France, Switzerland, Finland and Italy. It stayed at No. 1 for 16 consecutive weeks on the French Singles Chart, which was the record for the most weeks at the top at the time. The single also remained at the top position on the Italian Singles Chart for nine consecutive weeks in the autumn of that year.
01 7 Seconds (radio edit)
02 7 Seconds (LP version)
03 7 Seconds (new old mix)
04 7 Seconds (dub mix)
05 7 Seconds (hip hop mix)
"Is There Any Love in Your Heart" The song was released as the final single from the original album. It peaked at number 19 on the Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, number 52 in the UK, and number 32 in Australia.
01 Is There any Love in Your Heart
02 Spinning Around Over You
03 Freedom Train [Live]
04 Always on the Run [Live]
05 Stop Draggin' Around [live]
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Written by Mandawuy Yunupingu. Produced by Mark McGuire. String arrangement by Stuart Wood. Australian band, made up mostly of Indiginous persons from Australia’s Northern Territory and led by the writer here, Mandawuy Yunupingu. The group’s success on the music charts began when a re-mix of the single “Treaty” (written by Paul Kelly, Mandawuy Yunupingu and other members of the group) reached # 11. The album, “Tribal Voice” produced by Mark Moffat for Mushroom Records reached #4 on the Australian album chart. "Djäpana (Sunset Dreaming)" from the album peaked at #13 in 1992 and was featured in the Yahoo Serious film, “Reckless Kelly” in 1993.
01 Djapana (Sunset Dreaming) [Gapirri Mix]
02 Dhum Dhum (Bush Wallaby)
03 Djapana (Sunset Dreaming) [Album Version]
Friday, 16 February 2018
"Megarama '89" is a megamix of songs by English girl group Bananarama. It was released as a single in 1989 in Germany, Japan and France. The French single differs from the version released in Germany and Japan. The megamix does not appear on any of Bananarama's albums and has not been included on any of the group's greatest hits packages. The single had its greatest success in France, where it peaked at number seventeen.
01 Megarama '89 (Full Length Version)
02 I Heard a Rumour (Corporation Of Bananarama Remix)
03 Venus (The Greatest Remix)