Music from Australia – Yothu Yindi

Yothu Yindi is a great Australian rock band with aborignal and non-aboriginal members, formed in 1986. Listen to their nice song “Djapana”:

This is their 4th one here already. Listen to the other songs here

Music from Australia – Owen Campbell

Owen Campbell had been playing the guitar since he was in the age of nine. He became popular in the australian reality TV show ‘Australia’s Got Talent’ in 2012. Listen to his song “Sunshine Road”:

Music from Australia – Mick Harvey

Michael John Harvey (born 29 August 1958) is an Australian rock musician, singer-songwriter, composer, arranger and record producer. A multi-instrumentalist, he is best known for his long-term collaborations with Nick Cave, with whom he formed The Boys Next Door, The Birthday Party and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds.

This one is from his solo album “Two of diamonds ” from 2007 – Out of Time Man

Music from Australia – CHeeZ (Anthony Chessells)

Found this producer on SoundCloud, and really like his song “Going with the Flow”. Relax!

Music from Australia – Halfway Homebuoy

Halfway Homebuoy is an Australian rock and folk band from Sydney. Listen to their awesome song “Life Goes On” —–> MOTIVATION :)

Music from Australia -Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu

Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu (born 1970) is an Indigenous Australian musician, who sings in the Yolngu language.He was born blind, has never learned Braille and does not have a guide dog or use a white cane. Yunupingu speaks only a few words of English, and is said to be acutely shy.

Wiyathul

Awaye

 

Music from Australia and New Zealand – Warumpi Band

Warumpi Band were an Australian country and Aboriginal rock group which formed in the outback settlement of Papunya, Northern Territory in 1980.The Warumpi Band were formed in 1980 in Papunya – an outback settlement about 240 kilometres (150 mi) north-west of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory – as a country and Aboriginal rockgroup. (wikipedia )

Here is their song “Black Fella, White Fella”

and my Island Home

Music from Australia – Tame Impala

Probably you have seen already the new commercial for the new Blackberry mobile . For me , the soundtrack behind attracted my curiousity.

A band from Australia – Tame Impala – is responsible for this song – awesome rock sound , Tame Impala is a group from Australia whose musical style is similar to the psychedelic rock of the late 1960s. The five members Kevin Parker, Dominic Simper, Jay Watson, Nick Allbrook and Julien Barbagallo already making music together since their school days, but played with while in other bands. To her early days in 2007, they presented their songs on MySpace and waited more or less to be discovered. They were finally taken from the indie label Modular under contract and  played as the opening act for MGMT and the Black Keys and others.

Here is their song “Elephant”