Wild About You!
Tales from the Australian Rock Underground 1963-68
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Wild Sounds! Car crashes! Pep pills! Exploding amps! Bloodied noses! Jealous boyfriends! Drug busts and arrests!
Herwith, seventeen of Melbourne's modern day garage/indie rock bands pay tribute to their Australian rock n roll forebears. All live recordings done at 3cr by Cara Beltrame.
The Wild About You! book/cd package is now out of print, but the full text is now available online too!
(Group names link to their web sites)
- The Drones - Believe In Me (The Throb)
- The Mystaken - Rum Drunk (The Moods)
- Pink Stainless Tail - Time Will Come (The Tol-puddle Martyrs)
- The Lords Of Gravity - Black (The Throb)
- The Stabs - Lies Lies (The Chimney Sweeps)
- Digger And The Pussycats - Just A Little Bit (The Purple Hearts)
- The Gruntled - Drivin' Me Insane (The Missing Links)
- Thee Stag Knights - C'mon (The Atlantics)
- The Double Agents - I Want, Need, Love You (The Black Diamonds)
- ninetynine - Its A Hard Life (The Atlantics)
- The Naked Eye - Ugly Thing (The Creatures)
- Shutdown 66 - All I Do Is Cry (The Creatures)
- The Cants - Saturday Date (Toni McCann)
- Ian D Marks - Wild About You (The Missing Links)
- Go Genre Everything - No (Toni McCann)
- The Kamikaze Trio - Claudette Jones (Peter and The Shilouettes)
- The Lucy Parsons Experience - H'Tuom Tuhs (The Missing Links)