Melinda Schneider [music videos]

Melinda Schneider is a country music singer. She was born in Sydney, New South Wales, on 7 October 1971, and has performed on the stage since she was a child. In 1995 she won a Mo award, in 2000 she won a Golden Guitar award from the Country Music Association of Australia, and in 2001 […]

Marian Henderson [folk music, videos]

[Editor: Marian Henderson was a Australian folk singer who was popular in the 1960s and 1970s.] Marian Henderson – Morton Bay Marian Henderson – The Streets of Forbes Marian Henderson – Van Diemen’s Land Tina Lawton and Marian Henderson – The Springtime it Brings on the Shearing

Johnny O’Keefe [music videos]

Johnny O’Keefe was a rock and roll singer. He was born in Bondi Junction, New South Wales, on 19 January 1935. O’Keefe founded a rock band (with Dave Owens), the Dee Jays, in 1956. His first big hit came when the band released the song “Wild One” in 1958, which O’Keefe co-wrote (the song was […]

The Angels [music videos]

The Angels were a rock band (formed in Adelaide) which performed from 1974 to 2000 (and then re-formed in 2008). Their lead singer was Bernard “Doc” Neeson (born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in 1947), who joined the band after serving in the Australian Army. The band was originally formed by Rick and John Brewster as […]

Divinyls [music videos]

The Divinyls were a rock band (formed in Sydney) which performed from 1980 to 1997 (although they later re-formed, playing from 2006 to 2009). Their lead singer was Chrissy Amphlett (born Christine Joy Amphlett, in Geelong, Victoria, in 1959). Several of their albums ranked in the top ten in the album charts, “Desperate” went to […]