Thursday, 28 December 2017
Eight Step Rail is the debut EP by Australian rock band The Superjesus in May 1996. The track I'm Stained was later re-recorded for their debut album, Sumo. A re-recorded version of Shut My Eyes was also later included as a hidden track on Sumo.
02 Shut My Eyes
03 I'm Stained
05 Strips Of You
"Keep Talking" #65 on the singles charts is the second single from the triple platinum album The Last Time by John Farnham released in Australia on 7 October 2002 and reached #1 in the ARIA Album charts
01 Keep Talking (Redball Remix)
02 The Last Time (Brahms 4 Remix)
03 Keep Talking (Album Version)
Tuesday, 26 December 2017
"Solsbury Hill" is a song by English musician Peter Gabriel about a spiritual experience atop Solsbury Hill in Somerset, England. Gabriel wrote the song after his departure from the progressive rock band Genesis, of which he had been the lead singer since its inception. The song was his debut single. The single was a Top 20 hit in the UK and reached No. 68 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1977.
01 Solsbury Hill
02 Moribund the Burgermeister
03 Solsbury Hill (Full Length Live Version)
"Superwoman" (with Dionne Warwick & Patti LaBelle) was a 1991 single for Gladys Knight which charted at #19 on the US R&B charts.
01 Superwoman (Radio Edit)
02 License To Kill
03 Superwoman (Single Version)
Little Beauty was an Australian indie band that consisted of members Cornelia Selover and Anthony Day could find nothing about the band on the net. They were augmented by Richard Pleasance ex Boom Crash Opera on bass and electric guitar. Thanks to Ozrebel
01 I Love Complaining
02 Who's To Blame
03 I'll Come Back
"I Put a Spell on You" is a 1956 song written by Jay Hawkins, whose recording was selected as one of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.
In the UK, Bryan Ferry's version reached No. 18 in 1993.
01 I Put A Spell On You (Single Mix)
02 I Put A Spell On You (Yage Mix)
03 I Put A Spell On You (Haunted House Mix)
04 I Put A Spell On You (Yage Mix Long Version)
05 I Put A Spell On You (Council House Mix)
Wednesday, 20 December 2017
The Missy Higgins EP is the debut extended play (EP) by Australian indie pop singer songwriter, Missy Higgins. It was recorded in USA after Higgins had supported Australian bands The Waifs and George on there 2003 national tours. The Missy Higgins EP peaked at number 49 on the ARIA singles chart in its 24th week of charting on 9 August 2004; the same week her debut single "Scar" debuted at number 1 on the same chart
01 Greed for Your Love
03 All for Believing
04 The Special Two
Thursday, 14 December 2017
"Papa Chico" is a Boney M. single from 1994, recorded by original lead singer Liz Mitchell as one of four new tracks on the compilation album More Gold - 20 Super Hits Vol. II. The single, credited to Boney M. feat. Liz Mitchell, pictured the singer's line-up with Carol Grey, Patricia Foster and Curt Dee Daran on the cover, and also included the ballad "Time to Remember" from the same album. The single failed to chart anywhere.
01 Papa Chico (Radio Version)
02 Time to Remember
03 Papa Chico (Club Mix)
04 Papa Chico (Rap Version)
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
"I Gotta Feeling" is the second single from The Black Eyed Peas' fifth album The E.N.D., produced by French DJ David Guetta. The song was released on June 23, 2009 and debuted at number two on the Canadian and Billboard Hot 100 on the week of June 27, 2009, behind the group's "Boom Boom Pow", making the group one of 11 artists who have occupied the top two positions of the Billboard Hot 100 at the same time. The song samples "Take A Dive" by Bryan Pringle. It later reached number one on the US charts and 20 charts worldwide including Australia.
01 I Gotta Feeling (Radio Edit)
02 Boom Boom Guetta (David Guetta's Electro Hop Remix)
03 I Gotta Feeling (Instrumental Version)
04 I Gotta Feeling (Official Video)
"A Winter's Tale" is a song by Queen, from the album Made in Heaven, released in 1995 after Freddie Mercury's death in 1991. It was written after the Innuendo sessions, inspired as Mercury was staring out the windows of his apartment, in Montreux. The song has a psychedelic, dreamy feel, and describes what Mercury saw outside the windows.
The song was released as the second single from the album. In the UK the single was also available in a special limited edition green paper CD case which resembled Christmas wrapping.
01 A Winter's Tale
02 Thank God It's Christmas
03 Rock In Rio Blues
Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Stephen Donald Cummings (born 13 September 1954 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian rock singer-songwriter and writer. He was lead singer of Melbourne-based rock band, The Sports, from 1976 to 1981. "Taken by Surprise" the second single from the album Escapist charted at #175 must have sold a couple of copies.
01 Taken By Surprise
02 Sometimes (Acoustic)
03 The Other Side Of The River
04 Why Me
"Young Boy" is a song by Paul McCartney and is the fifth track on his 1997 album Flaming Pie. In April 1997, the song was released as the first single from that album, peaking at number 19 in the UK Singles Chart, and number 60 on the Australian Singles Chart. Unreleased as a single in America. McCartney reportedly started working on the song in August of 1994. The initial tracks were recorded in February 1995 at Steve Miller's studio in Sun Valley, Idaho, and were completed in May at McCartney's home studio. McCartney later revealed that the song was made by combining two unfinished songs, "If You Wanna" and "Used to Be Bad".
01 Young Boy
02 Looking for You
03 Oobu Joobu - Part 1 (Sections 1 to 8)
"In Private" was the third single in a row to be a charting success for British singer Dusty Springfield, after an absence of nearly two decades from the charts. Both "In Private" and Springfield's previous single, "Nothing Has Been Proved" were produced by Pet Shop Boys, who helped return Springfield to prominence with their 1987 hit collaboration "What Have I Done to Deserve This?". Both Springfield singles were included on her 1990 British album Reputation.
"In Private" peaked at #14 in the British charts. Though not released as a single in the United States, it proved to be popular with club DJs on both coasts and charted on the Hot 100 Dance/Club Play charts, also at #14.
01 In Private" (12" version)
02 In Private" (7" version)
03 In Private" (instrumental version)
Monday, 11 December 2017
God Save the Queen is the cover of the famous song God Save The Queen by the punk group Sex Pistols , this time reinterpreted by the heavy metal band Motörhead . The single is freom the We Are Motörhead album and only released in the United Kingdom as a promo-single , to promote their album.
01 God Save The Queen
02 One More Fucking Time
03 God Save The Queen ( Enhanced Video )
"Long Time" is the 5th track on the little known album Flame (1992) which its creator Mark Gillespie regards as his best and most mature music, recorded as it was after his years in Bangladesh. Recorded with the same basic players that appeared on his highly-acclaimed debut album 12 years earlier, Flame offers a 12-song feast of music, featuring the best Australian musicians and singers.
Ross Hannaford - lead guitar and harmony vocals Joe Creighton - bass guitar and harmony vocals John Watson - drums Jame Black - keyboards Alex Pertpot - percussion and the incredible Vanetta Fields - harmony vocals.
01 Long Time
03 Love Melts Away
Sunday, 10 December 2017
"Love Will Find A Way" is the sixth (and final) single from Australia's highest-selling girl group, Bardot. It was released in February 2002 and is taken from their second album 'Play It Like That'. It reached #18 on the Australian Singles Chart.
01 Love Will Find A Way
02 Hit 'n' Run
03 Love Will Find A Way (Supafly Remix)
04 Love Will Find A Way (Acoustic Version)
"Don't Miss You" is a song performed by Australian singer-songwriter, Ricki-Lee Coulter. Co-written by Coulter, Nikki Gregoff and Paul Weinber the song was initially released as the lead single from her unreleased third studio album, Hear No, See No, Speak No. It was released both physically and digitally on 31 July 2009. It reached #24 on the Australian charts.
01 Don't Miss You (Radio Edit)
02 Don't Miss You (Acapella)
03 Don't Miss You (Instrumental)
"Treat Me Good" is a song written by Tania Doko, Joanne McDonald and James Roche for Bachelor Girl's first album Waiting for the Day (1998). It was released as the album's second single in Australia on 5 October 1998 as a CD single. The song was a minor hit peaking in the top forty (#34) of the Australian ARIA Singles Chart, also peaking in the top thirty (#26) in New Zealand.
01 Treat Me Good
02 Treat Me Good (cyber mix)
03 Someway, Somehow
"Get Down on It" is a 1982 by American band Kool & the Gang. It was originally released on their Something Special album in 1981. The single was certified Gold by the RIAA. "Get Down on It" was re-recorded and released as the third overall single from Australian singer Peter Andre's second studio album, Natural. The single featured the band Past to Present. The single reached No.1 in New Zealand and No. 5 on the Australian Singles Chart, achieving Gold status there in March 1996.
01 Get Down on It (Single Version)
02 Get Down on It (The One World Mix)
03 Get Down on It (Instrumental)
04 Get Down on It (Extended Version)
05 Get Down on It (The Toyboy Mix)
06 Get Down on It (No Rap Version)
Long time mates Glen Shorrok and Brian Cadd who spent time together in legendary band Axiom got together in 1994 to collaborate on the album "Blazing Saddles"
01 A Little Ray Of Sunshine
02 Life Of Brian
"Sealed with a Kiss" is a song written by Peter Udell and Gary Geld and was most successful as a 1962 hit single for Brian Hyland. In 1989, Jason Donovan released a cover version as the third single from his debut album, Ten Good Reasons. His version went straight into the UK Singles Chart at number one and stayed there for two weeks, also reaching the top in Finland and Ireland. The single reached a respectable #8 in Australia.
1 Sealed With A Kiss (7" Version)
2 Just Call Me Up (7" Version)
3 Too Many Broken Hearts (Techno Remix)
Saturday, 2 December 2017
....The Answer to Both Your Questions is a 1996 EP by Something for Kate. The album reportedly title came from the bands' frontman Paul Dempsey asking a friend for suggestions for what to name the EP. His response was, "The answer to both your questions is 'Porn'". Although Dempsey didn't take this advice, he thought the answer was "a good title".
01 Subject To Change
02 Higher Than You Think
03 Tomorrow And The Next Day
04 Picards Lament
Vika and Linda are an Australian vocal duo consisting of Vika Susan Bull (born 1966) and her younger sister, Linda Rose Bull. They came to prominence after singing backing vocals in Joe Camilleri's band The Black Sorrows from 1988.
Princess Tabu is the second studio album by Vika & Linda Bull. The album was released in August 1996 and debuted and peaked at number 30 on the Australian ARIA Charts. Love Comes Easy is a single from the album and it just managed to scrape into the top 100 at #93.
01 Love Comes Easy
02 Princess Tabu
03 The Long Walk
ENZSO was an orchestral project started by former Split Enz keyboardist Eddie Rayner. It combines the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra with contemporary pop singers to perform Split Enz songs.
"Message to My Girl" is a song by ENZSO, released as the second single from their self-titled debut album, ENZSO. The single contains the B-sides "Stranger Than Fiction" and "Time for a Change", which are both available on the album. The song was originally performed by Split Enz for their seventh album Conflicting Emotions.
01 Message to My Girl
02 Stranger Than Fiction
03 Time for a Change
"We Are the Champions" is a song by the British rock band Queen, first released on their 1977 album News of the World. Written by lead singer Freddie Mercury, it is one of Queen's most popular songs, and one of rock's most recognisable anthems.
The song was a worldwide success, reaching number two in the UK Singles Chart, and number four on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States. In 2009, "We Are the Champions" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, and was voted the world's favourite song in a 2005 Sony Ericsson world music poll. In 2011, a team of scientific researchers concluded that the song was the catchiest in the history of popular music.
In 1977–1978, "We Are the Champions" was released as a single in many countries, reaching number 2 on the UK Singles Chart. number 4 on Billboard in the US. the top 10 in Ireland, Australia, Netherlands, and Norway, and top 15 in Germany, Austria and Sweden. In 1992, 1993 and 1998, the single was re-released in France, totalling 45 weeks on the chart and peaking respectively at #19, #14, and #10 during the 1998 FIFA World Cup.
01 We Are The Champions
02 Friends Will Be Friends
"Ace of Spades" is a song by British rock band Motörhead, released in 1980 as a single and the title track to the album Ace of Spades. The song spent 13 weeks in the UK Singles Chart, and originally peaked at number 15 upon its initial release. At the midweek point in January 2016 it reached No. 9 and in the official Friday charts they reached number 13, following the death of frontman Lemmy in December 2015 and subsequent dissolution of the band. It has sold 208,830 digital copies as of January 2016. It reached the summit of the UK Rock & Metal Singles and Albums Charts on 9 January 2016.
01 Ace Of Spades (The CCN Remix - 7' Edit)
02 Ace Of Spades (The CCN Remix)
03 Louie Louie
04 Dirty Love
05 Ace Of Spades (Orginal Version)
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Sydney, Australia's Asteroid B-612 take on a grittier, straight forward approach of rock 'n' roll in the vein of The Stooges, Blue Oyster Cult and The New York Dolls. On top of their added approach of angst and speed, Asteroid B-612 made their recording debut in 1996 with the EP Teen Sublimation Riffs. The following year, Au-Go-Go Records released their first full-length Not Meant For This World, as well as their second EP September Crush.
01 September Crush
03 Second Cousin
"Calling Elvis" is a song written by Mark Knopfler and performed by Dire Straits. It first appeared on the final studio album by the band, On Every Street (1991). It was released as the first single from that album, peaking at number 21 in the United Kingdom, and reaching the Top 10 in numerous other countries including Australia where it reached #8.
01 Calling Elvis
02 Iron Hand
My Father's Eyes" is a song written and performed by Eric Clapton and produced by Clapton and Simon Climie. It was released as a single in 1998 and was featured on the album Pilgrim. The song reached the top 40 on the Billboard Airplay chart, peaking at number 16, and spent five weeks at number two on the Hot Adult Contemporary chart. "My Father's Eyes" won a Grammy award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.
01 My Father's Eyes
02 Theme from a Movie That Never Happened (Orchestral)
03 Inside Of Me (Instrumental Remix)
Friday, 17 November 2017
"Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own" is a song by rock band U2 and the third track from their 2004 album How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb. The song was released as the album's second single in the United Kingdom on 7 February 2005 and it debuted at No. 1 on the UK Singles Chart. Originally titled "Tough," the song is about lead singer Bono's relationship with his dying father. The song won awards for "Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal" and "Song of the Year" at the 2006 Grammy Awards.
01 Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own (Radio edit 96 BPM)
02 Fast Cars (Jacknife Lee mix)
Thursday, 16 November 2017
"Take This Heart" is a song by Richard Marx, the third single from his 1991 album Rush Street. It hit number twenty on the Billboard Hot 100, while reaching number four on the Adult Contemporary chart in the U.S. In the UK Single Chart, the song hit #13 in August 1992 as the follow-up to top 3 hit "Hazard".
01 Take This Heart
02 I Get No Sleep
03 Right Here Waiting (live)
The song is Spandau Ballet's second best-charting single in both the United Kingdom and the United States, behind their previous release, "True" reaching #2 on the UK Singles Chart (KC and the Sunshine Band's "Give It Up" held it off the top of that chart), and #29 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. It reached #9 on the Australian Kent Music Report and #8 on the New Zealand Singles Chart.
01 Gold (Sun's Golden Remake)
02 Gold (Sun's Golden Club Mix)
03 Gold (Breakbeat Reprise)
In 1993, British reggae band UB40 recorded the song as the first single from their 1993 album Promises and Lies. The song was released in May 1993, in the majority of countries worldwide. It eventually climbed to #1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 after debuting at #100, and remained there for seven weeks. It was also #1 in the United Kingdom, Austria, Netherlands, Sweden, Australia, and New Zealand.
01 I Can't Help Falling in Love with You
02 Jungle Love
03 I Can't Help Falling in Love with You (Extended Mix)
Best Work is the second single by The Whitlams from their album, Torch the Moon. It was released on 9 September 2002. It peaked at #35 in Australia.
01 Best Work (Single Edit)
02 Cries Too Hard
03 Out the Back (Peter Sculthorpe Variation)
She is a funk album by Harry Connick Jr. recorded in 1994, accompanied by his newly formed funk band. Every song lies within the framework of the rootsy New Orleans style. "(I Could Only) Whisper Your Name" was included on Columbia Records' soundtrack from action-comedy The Mask, starring Jim Carrey. It was also Connick's only single to reach the Billboard charts, peaking at #67. The album was certified Platinum.
01 (I Could Only) Whisper Your Name (Edit)
02 The Bayou Maharaja
03 (I Could Only) Whisper Your Name (LP Version)
04 Funky Dunky
"If I Were You" is a song written by Kasey Chambers, produced by Nash Chambers for Chambers's second album Barricades & Brickwalls. It was released as the album's fifth and final single in 2002. It peaked at number 32.
01 If I Were You
02 Nullarbor Song (Live)
03 Changed The Locks (Live)
04 Million Tears (Live)
"1973" is a song by the English recording artist James Blunt. It was released as the lead single from his second studio album, All the Lost Souls (2007).
First performed by James Blunt during his Autumn 2006 North American tour, "1973" was released for radio play on 23 July 2007, to selected radio stations around the world. It was made available for download exclusively from the Verizon Wireless network in the United States on the same date. Starting on 7 August 2007, the song was made widely available for digital download, with physical releases being made available from 3 September 2007. The single peaked at number four on the UK Singles Chart.
02 Annie (Live From The Garden Shed)
03 So Happy
Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Released in August 1991 and reaching #55 on the Australian charts "Don't Hold Back Your Love" was the 4th single from highly successful 4 x Platinum album Rise.
01 Don't Hold Back Your Love
02 One Summer
03 Sugar Train
Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Dreaming #11 is the second EP by guitarist Joe Satriani, released on November 1, 1988 through Relativity Records and reissued on May 27, 1997 through Epic Records. The EP reached No. 42 on the U.S. Billboard 200 and remained on that chart for 26 weeks. Its sole studio track, "The Crush of Love", reached No. 6 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock chart and was nominated for Best Rock Instrumental Performance at the 1990 Grammy Awards; this being Satriani's second such nomination. The remaining three tracks were recorded live during the Surfing With the Alien (1987) tour. The title track, absent on the EP, would later be released on Satriani's 1993 compilation album Time Machine. Dreaming #11 was certified Gold on August 15, 1999.
01 The Crush of Love
02 Ice Nine (live - California Theatre, San Diego; June 11 1988)
03 Memories (live - California Theatre, San Diego; June 11 1988)
04 Hordes of Locusts (live - California Theatre, San Diego; June 11 1988)
"It's Too Late" is the lead single by rock band, Evermore, taken from their debut album Dreams (September 2004). The track was written by the group's three New Zealand-raised brothers: Dann (backing vocals, drums), Jon (lead vocals, lead guitar), and Peter Hume (backing vocals, piano, keyboards, bass guitar). It was produced by John Alagía and released on 2 August 2004, which reached No. 16 on the ARIA Singles Chart in their adopted country of Australia. The song features on The OC Mix 2 soundtrack as a bonus Australian release only track. It also features on the Australian and New Zealand editions of SingStar Pop. In Australia, the song was listed at No. 14 on Triple J's Hottest 100 of 2004.
01 It's Too Late
03 It's Only Love
04 Down in Splendour
"She's So High" is a pop rock song written and performed by Canadian singer-songwriter Tal Bachman. It was released as a single in 1999 from his eponymous album. The song won a BMI award and a Juno Award for Best Producer. Parent album Tal Bachman did particularly well, in the U.S. reaching the #1 spot on Billboard's 'Heatseekers' chart. The song did particularly well in the U.S., reaching the #1 spot of Billboard's 'Adult Top 40' chart. The American media group Allmusic named it an 'album pick'.
01 She's So High
Saturday, 4 November 2017
"Never Had So Much Fun" Iis a single from A Man's Not a Camel Frenzal Rhomb's fourth full-length album, released in March 1999. The album was arguably the band's most successful, at least in terms of mainstream music culture. The single "Never Had So Much Fun" received considerable play-time on radio and television music video programmes, boosting the band's reputation.
01 Never Had So Much Fun
02 I'm The Problem With Society
03 Writing's On The Wall
"The Sound of White" is the fourth and final single from Missy Higgins' first album, The Sound of White. It was released on 15 August 2005 and peaked at number 22 on the Australian ARIA Charts.
01 The Sound Of White
03 Hold Me Tight
Split promo CD with Francis Dunneryt to support a tour with Dunnery. Tracks 1, 3 and 5 are The Sharp. Tracks 2 and 4 are Francis Dunnery live at Triple M, Melbourne. Thanks to Ozrebel.
1 Spider (Live Garage mix) The Sharp
2 Homegrown (live acoustic) Francis Dunnery
3 Alone Like Me (At the Beach) The Sharp
4 American Life in the Summertime (live acoustic) Francis Dunnery
5 Honest and Sober (Movement mix) The Sharp
Drowning, Not Waving - The second and final single to be released off of 'Dysfunctional', 'Drowning, Not Waving' was released on 28 October 2002. The single did not fare as well as previous, peaking only at #69 on the Australian Singles Chart.
1 Drowning Not Waving - The K Man Remix
2 Drowning Not Waving - Tidal Chaos Mix
Thursday, 12 October 2017
The Delltones are an Australian rock 'n' roll band, formed in 1958. They started out as a vocal harmony group with members: Brian Perkins, Noel Widerberg, Ian 'Peewee' Wilson, and Warren Lucas. In June 1962 lead vocalist Noel Widerberg died in a motor vehicle accident in Brighton-le-Sands in Sydney, and three weeks later the group's single "Get A Little Dirt On Your Hands" entered the Australian charts, reaching the top five. . Noel Widerberg's position was filled by Col Loughnan.
The Delltones have been performing for Australian audiences for over five decades; their most successful recording years were in the 1960s. Wilson is the only current member from the original line-up. In the mid-1980s, he transformed the group from a vocal quartet to a five-piece vocal band. This, along with other stylistic changes, led to the band's resurgence and the chart topping, rock ‘n roll revival album, Bop Til Ya Drop. The Delltones remain one of the most consistent live entertainers in Australia.
01 Hello Mary Lou
02 All Shook Up
03 Burn Like A Rocket
04 Stole My Heart Away
05 One Man Woman
06 So In Love
Saturday, 7 October 2017
The Poor are an Australian hard rock band that formed in 1986 as The Poor Boys in Darwin, Northern Territory. Their founding mainstays are Julian "RV" Grynglas on guitar, Anthony "Skenie" Skene on vocals and rhythm guitar, and Matt Whitby on bass guitar. On 13 June 1994 they released a debut album, Who Cares, which peaked at No. 3 on the ARIA Albums Chart. The lead single, "More Wine Waiter Please", had appeared in the United States in March and reached No. 30 on the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. It was a top ten hit in Australia when released there in May. Man Of War was also a single release from the album.
1 Man Of War
2 Man Of War (Album Version)
3 Man Of War (Instrumental)
4 What I'd Do
Friday, 6 October 2017
"Handle with Care" is the first track from the Traveling Wilburys' 1988 album, Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1, and the group's most successful single. Writing credits are shared by all five band members: George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, and Bob Dylan.
The single reached #45 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, #2 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, #21 on the UK singles chart, and #3 on the ARIA Chart.
01 Handle With Care (LP Version)
02 Margarita (LP Version)
03 Handle With Care (Extended Version)