The front covers artwork features a photograph by australian photographer ian morgan of the group miming on the seven network music television series sing, sing, sing. For starters, they were australian, except that they really werent they met in sydney alright, and being based in australia with the talent they had gave them a legup over any of the local competition. Rock and roll the easybeats discography 19652005, mp3 tracks, 320 kbps. Easy is a studio album by the easybeats, released on 23 september 1965.
The easybeats were an australian rock band that consisted of stevie wright, george young, harry vanda, dick diamonde and gordon snowy fleet. Download the best mp3 karaoke songs on karaoke version. An australian beat group from the mid1960s best known for its 1966 international hit friday on my mind. Media in category the easybeats the following 4 files are in this category, out of 4 total. Discover friday on my mind instrumental mp3 as made famous by the easybeats. The discography of australian rock band the easybeats. Chief among their many achievements, the easybeats hold the unique honour of being our first bonafide rock group to have an major overseas hit record the legendary friday on my mind. As a general rule, 14 tracks of rhythm and blues could be expected to pall, but here its not so. Jul 21, 2014 easy is a studio album by the easybeats, released on 23 september 1965. An australian beat group from the mid1960s best known for its 1966 international hit friday on my. Stevie wright, who fronted the band the easybeats in the 1960s and is widely regarded as australias first international pop star, has died at the age of 68. The members were stevie wright vocals, george young rhythm guitar, harry vanda lead guitar, dick diamonde bass and gordon snowy fleet drums.
Dick diamonde retired from the music scene completely, and moved to the north coast of nsw, where he has lived ever since. The easybeats songs top songs chart singles discography. Falling off the edge of the world seeing you with him b. The easybeats joyous paean to the end of the working week was a. The easybeats were a firstrate 1960s australian rock group that specialized in especially catchy and energetic songs. Easyfever may have engulfed the aussie pop scene, but in london the pressure was on them to come up with something fresh for.
The easybeats have a ball on this manna from record heaven for the fans. You are currently browsing all tracks from the 1960s. Single 1965 5 sad and lonely and blue bw easy as can be. Easy is the debut studio album by the australian rock band the easybeats, released on 23 september 1965. It was released by albert productions on the parlophone label in australia on 23 september 1965.
They are often referred to as the australian beatles, as they experienced the same frenzied reaction from their fans every time they performed on stage. The original members were stevie wright, gordon fleet, george young, harry vanda and dick diamonde. Cd covers and this info easy is a studio album by the easybeats. The easybeats the easybeats were a rock and roll band from australia. George young should be remembered as the sonic architect of australian rock music.
Dave evans discography 3 albums download torrent tpb. Dick diamonde george young harry vanda stevie wright tony cahill. Friday on my mind is a 1966 song by australian classic rock group the easybeats. There is a wealth of great material from this band waiting to be discovered and this 2cd set has it, in amazingly good sound. In accordance with the directives of government and health authorities, we have temporarily suspended operations. Keep your hands off my babe from the first recording session the easybeats 24. Even cowgirls get the blues with dolly paton and linda ronstadt 11. Dec 27, 2015 stevie wright, who fronted the band the easybeats in the 1960s and is widely regarded as australias first international pop star, has died at the age of 68. Great earlier music from their australian years and more from when they moved to england. Bon scott was a friend of malcolm and angus elder brother george young a member of the legendary easybeats friday on my mind and a wellknown australian record producer with harry vanda and.
Find the easybeats discography, albums and singles on allmusic allmusic. The easybeats biography, albums, streaming links allmusic. The easybeats easy 1965 cd 1992 to mp3 vbr 185236 mbits included. It was reissued by albert productions this time on their own label. Find the easybeats discography, albums and singles on allmusic. Easyfever may have engulfed the aussie pop scene, but in london the pressure was on them to come up with something fresh for their new british producer, shel talmy. The easybeats are a 60s band that most americans only know from friday on my mind.
View all records by easybeats for sale on cdandlp in lp, cd, 12inch, 7inch format. Original artyfacts from the british empire and beyond, 19641969, friday on my mind made my bed, gonna lie in it, and friday on my mind. The easybeats were an australian rock and pop band, formed in sydney in 1964. Acdcs rock was minimalist no matter how huge and bludgeoning their. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from the easybeats at the discogs marketplace. In its own way, it was a reaction against the pompous art rock and lumbering arena rock of the early 70s. The easybeats scored fifteen top 40 singles in australia between 1965 and 1970, including three no.
Discography all songs written by harry vandageorge young except where otherwise noted. Tony cahill returned to england where he joined python lee jackson, then teamed up briefly with gerry humphries exthe loved ones in gerry and the joy band. Australian rock and roll band, formed in sydney in late 1964, relocated to london, england, in late 1966. It was later reissued by repertoire records and included eight new tracks. All songs are ingroup compositions and each one is discussed by the boys manager on the cover notes. In june 1967, the easybeats plus session drummer freddie smith and renowned session keyboardist nicky hopkins went into the famed olympic studios in barnes, london where jimi hendrix, the move, the small faces, traffic, family and the rolling stones cut many of their seminal late 60s albums and singles to record their next lp, produced by shel talmys erstwhile engineer, the now.
Albert productions then released an entire album of material titled volume 3 on 3 november 1966. Considered one of the most important rock acts in australia during the 1960s. Stevie wright stayed in australia, forming a shortlived and nonetoo. George young should be remembered as the sonic architect. Cover title type release year first charted high pos. Considered one of the most important rock acts in australia during the 1960s, they enjoyed a level of success that in their country rivaled the beatles and became the first australian rock act to score an international hit with the 1966 single friday on my mind, as well as one of the few in australia to. First rock and roll act from australia to score an international pop hit with single friday on my. Click on the name of the track to be taken to a page where you can listen to mp3. The band was first formed in 1964 in sydney, australia. Acdcs mammoth power chord roar became one of the most influential hard rock sounds of the 70s, and is now one of the defining sounds of rock and metal. The easybeats came together in the austere villawood migrant hostel in the major. The easybeats were an australian rock band that formed in sydney in late 1964.1415 483 9 1413 586 450 831 1142 1041 384 1521 1085 377 1022 1164 372 1592 551 714 1466 285 1129 638 592 840 969 1504 590 237 1329 641 743 364 997 977 24 1336 393 1205 1486 765