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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Sixties Downunder Vol.4..28 Oz Rock Classics..Various Australian Artists..Essential Collection



The final installment in this Raven Records series, Vol. 4, focuses on the beat and pop ends of the musical spectrum, with choice cuts ranging from Johnny Young and Kompany’s ‘Step Back’, Billy Thorpe and the Aztecs’ ‘Over The Rainbow’ and The Cherokees’ ‘Minnie The Moocher’ to The Iguana’s ‘California, My Way’, Pastoral Symphony’s ‘Love Machine’ and The Flying Circus’ ‘Hayride’. Once again, this fine collection ends with several of the finest pop productions of the era in The Easybeats’ ‘St Louis’, Axiom’s ‘Arkansas Grass’ and King Fox’s ethereal ‘Unforgotten Dreams’. Release from Raven Records includes booklet with rare pics and informative notes.



TRACK LISTING
1. DON’T YOU KNOW YOKOMO – Dinah Lee
2. YIELD NOT TO TEMPTATION – Merv Benton & the Tamlas
3. LONELY BOY – M.P.D. Limited
4. LET THE LITTLE GIRL DANCE – Grantley Dee
5. OVER THE RAINBOW – Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs
6. WHAT AM I DOING HERE WITH YOU? – Bev Harrell
7. STEP BACK – Johnny Young & Kompany
8. COME AND SEE HER – The Easybeats
9. HITCH HIKER – Bobby & Laurie
10. OOH LA LA – Normie Rowe
11. MY AIM IS TO PLEASE YOU – The Executives
12. MINNIE THE MOOCHER – The Cherokees
13. SAD DARK EYES – The Loved Ones
14. YOUNG GIRL – The Twilights
15. SIMON SAYS – The Groove
16. CALIFORNIA, MY WAY – The Iguana
17. TEMPTATION’S ‘BOUT TO GET ME – The Virgil Brothers
18. LOVE MACHINE – Pastoral Symphony
19. HAPPY WITHOUT YOU – The Strangers
20. AGE OF CONSENT – Ronnie Burns
21. 1x2x3x4 – The Zoot
22. GROUPIE – New Dream
23. HAYRIDE – The Flying Circus
24. THE GIRL THAT I LOVE – Russell Morris
25. KATY JANE – Ronnie Charles
26. ST. LOUIS – The Easybeats
27. ARKANSAS GRASS – Axiom
28. UNFORGOTTEN DREAMS – King Fox







3 comments:

  1. Another great set! Thanks again Marty

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  2. These are great Marty--any reason for only 128kb ?

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    1. hello Stacky, no particular reason for the 128kb files, just the setting that was on at the time when I was ripping the tracks....I can redo at a higher rate if you want...

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