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Bryan Davies Show, The

1 9 6 2 - 1 9 6 3 (Australia) This Australian hour-long music show aired on ABN2 on Saturdays (originally at 6.00pn and then at...

Colleen Hewett

Colleen Hewett was born on 16 April 1950 in Bendigo, Victoria (Australia). She began her music career at the age of 12 when she sang...

Castaway

1 9 7 4 (Australia/UK/West Germany) 13 x 30 minute episodes This joint Australian/Scottish/West German series told of the hardships and adversities suffered by survivors of a...

Jonah

1 9 8 2 (Australia) 4 x 60 minute episodes This ABC (Australia) miniseries followed the rise of the title character (played by Jonathan Sweet) at the...

Australia’s Naughtiest Home Videos

1 9 9 2 (Australia) 1 x 34 minute episode (!) Aussie clip show Australia's Naughtiest Home Videos was hauled off the air midway through its...

Buffalo

Sydney band Buffalo was one of Australia's pioneering heavy rock outfits, and by virtue of the band's appearance on the Vertigo label (they were...

Crystal Voyager (1973)

Crystal Voyager - a surfing biography about legendary design innovator and photographer George Greenough - is one of the most beautiful surfing movies ever made and...

Sporting Chance

1 9 8 1 (Australia) 10 x 50 minute episodes Ray Barrett had the lead in this ABC (Australia) drama series, playing Robbo - a freelance investigative sports...

Mississippi

John Mower Vocals Graham Goble Guitar, vocals Russ Johnson Guitar, vocals Beeb Birtles Guitar, vocals Colin DeLuca Bass Derek Pellici Drums Harvey James Guitar Andre Santos Bass, vocals Charlie Tumahai Bass, vocals

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Bang The Drum Slowly (1973)

Robert De Niro and Michael Moriarty stand out in this film version of Mark Harris' novel about Bruce Pearson (De Niro), a clumsy, oafish, country boy...

Subhumans

Formed in 1980, Wiltshire anarcho-punk legends Subhumans raged against the Orwellian nightmare of Thatcher's Britain on classic albums like The Day The Country Died (1983) and From The...

Primitives, The

Formed in 1985, these melodic guitar rockers from Coventry were fronted by photogenic peroxide-blonde Australian-born vocalist Tracy Cattell and driven by guitarist-songwriter Paul Court. Early...

Peter Tosh

Having quit The Wailers and Island Records (he would frequently call the label boss Chris Blackwell, "Chris Whiteworst"), Tosh delivered Legalize It in 1976. The album was...

T-Bone Walker

The man who brought the electric guitar to the forefront of the blues, Aaron Thibeaux Walker was born in Texas on 28 May 1910,...

Fort Apache, The Bronx (1981)

A veteran cop (Paul Newman) who is very set in his ways, must face the changing realities of a tough job in an even...

Belt Buckles

As fashion merged into one unanimous look in the 70s (denim flares and decal tees), your badge of pride was a huge metal belt...

Harper Valley PTA

1 9 8 1 - 1 9 8 2 (USA) 36 x 30 minute episodes Barbara Eden reprised her 1978 feature film role as Stella Johnson in...