In the lead up to the release of my next Fight Card novella, The Iron Fists of Ned Kelly, I thought I’d share a selection of book cover, music and film clips, documentaries about Australia’s most famous outlaw. Here’s a clip from the 1970 Ned Kelly film which featured Mick jagger in the title role.
Well, last Monday I kickstarted the week with Tom Waits, and everything went down hill from there. This week I think I won’t so much ‘Kickstart the Week’, but try to sneak into the week sight unseen. Anyway, what have I got for you? GRINDERMAN! Palaces of Montezuma. From Later, with Jules Holland. Enjoy. Have […]
What better way to start the working week than a bit of Tom Waits ranting and raving, only the way he can. Have a good week everybody.
It’s a cold Monday morning here in Melbourne, Australia and I have to kick myself into gear. Nothing better than a bit of Freddie King to get you going. This clip is from The Old Grey Whistle Test – uploaded by Social Music Net. Have a great week everybody.
Scorn of the Women – Weddings Parties Anything
I Was Only 19 – Redgum
What’s A Few Men – Hunters & Collectors
And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda – The Pogues (written by Eric Bogle)
Green Fields of France – Dropkick Murphys (written by Eric Bogle)
As I am sure you’re aware, I am a sophisticated man of the world, who derives no pleasure from rummaging through the trashcan of popular culture. But still, I bravely troll through the filth on your behalf. I like to think of it as a public service. After all, who would you rather hear about […]