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by JD
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Demise of 78 Records Store
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Demise of 78 Records Store

It was sadly reported in this morning's "West Australian" that Perth's legendary record store "78 Records" is set to close it's doors on March 3rd. The impact of streaming services and the economic conditions at this time being the reasons given for the closure. Time to reflect on the outlets humble...
by JD
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

Perth's own and our sweetheart, Kelly Green on Bandstand

by JD
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: kalamunda fm show
Replies: 11
Views: 936

Re: kalamunda fm show

Keeping the air waves alive with more thematic programs in the new year we hope. Great going Frank.
by JD
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

A Rick Selby recommended clip. Sugar Chile Robinson from 1946 film "No Leave No Love". R&B the roots of R'n'R.

by JD
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

The great tradition of doo wop continues with Kid Kyle joining the Students to reprise their hit "So Young".


by JD
Mon Dec 03, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

Lillian Briggs ( "I Want You To Be My Baby") the first American Rock'n'Roller to appear in concert in Perth in 1956 as support for Nat King Cole at Subiaco Oval. The blonde truck driving (similar to Elvis) trombone player in her only movie cameo, "The Ladies Man" from 1961. https://youtu.be/ShZ5f0X3...
by JD
Mon Dec 03, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

Rhythm & Blues .... the roots of Rock'n'Roll.

by JD
Sun Nov 25, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

Taking rock'n'roll less than seriously.

by JD
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: kalamunda fm show
Replies: 11
Views: 936

Re: kalamunda fm show

Spoke with Frank at the last club meeting and this should be a stand out show. Looking forward to it Frank.
by JD
Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: Rock'n'Roll Photo & Video Memory Thread

Great performance from the Flamingos.