double sided

double sided

Once I KIlled a Gopher With a Stick

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'Private Island' was the first of a double sided single released in 1986. ONce I KIlled a Gopher With a Stick formed in 1985 at a Brisbane tecaher's college. The single charted briefly on 4ZZZ and country station 4AK! A Brisbane/Toowoomba band that never quite fitted into any look or sound, alt-country before it was in and post pop, when jangley guitars were in ... played a great gig follwed by a messed up one, too interested in the bar than the stage. They had a very loyal, hard dancing and partying fanbase. the were influenced by bands as diverse as The Go-Betweens, Ups and Downs, The Smiths, Triffids, Aztec Camera,REM, Johnny Cash and the movie Valley Girl featuring The Plimsouls. Band members... Brenden Ballinger : guitars and vocals, Sharon Weir ; vocals and vibe, John Carozza : guitar, lead vocals and main song writer, Brendan Logan : drums, Graham Perrett : bass and Madonna Hall on keyboard for a brief time in the video, directed by animator and film maker Anthony Lucas.Other members included at one point Liz Hughes and Belinda Travorrow.