Label: Music World - 241-027/2 • Series: Music World 2 For 1 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Australasia • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Folk
One of our many great national anthems, this song is regularly played in pubs and AFL matches across the country. One of the all-time greatest pub-rock songs in Australia was originally written as a slow acoustic about grief and loss. Cold Chisel A World Of Our Own - Remedy (17) - Aussie Singalong Khe Sanh infocusing on the struggle faced by an individual in attempting to fit into society after returning from war.
Although the song was written about a disillusioned Australian Vietnam War-veteran, the meaning behind the song has become a symbol of Australian culture. The patriotic song of Down Under has become an iconic Australian song across the world, topping the music charts in the s in many countries, including Australia, Britain and the US. This hit has been played on every radio, stereo and jukebox A World Of Our Own - Remedy (17) - Aussie Singalong the world, especially when Aussies are present.
Describing the hidden spirituality and the vast emptiness of our countryside, Great Southern Land has become one of Scott Fitzgerald - Pascale most enduring songs purely about Australia.
This classic introduced the then-little-used synthesisers, with the opening of the song symbolically reflecting the heat that radiates off the red dirt in the outback. Formed inAustralian folk rock group Goanna released their song Solid Rock in that came to convey a weighty political matter at hand. Used in many promotional and commercial adverts, Sounds of Then is an iconic song that will without a doubt be played at celebrations like Australia Day. Australian rock singer Jimmy Barnes introduced the world to the definition of what it takes to be an Aussie in Working Class Man.
This song was also notably performed at the closing ceremony of the Sydney Olympic Games. Propelling him to global fame, Farnham has since made a large impact on the Australian Music Industry receiving numerous awards and honours in recognition of this.
Beds Are Burning certainly set off a fire, hitting many political nerves over the years. Most iconic Australian songs are sure to remind any Aussie of home, however, it is this song that brings goosebumps to our arms every time.
Replacing the city Rio with Rome — as Qantas was not flying to Rio during the time this video was first made — this song has long been adopted by the airline. Pacific Australia Music. Save to Wishlist. This without a doubt includes the iconic songs and popular bands that have graced the world with their Aussie charm.
Go on a journey to discover the iconic songs widely known and celebrated to this day, starting in the s…. Khe Sanh — Cold Chisel. Down Under — Men At Work. Great Southern Land — Icehouse. Solid Rock — Goanna. True Blue — John Williamson. Working Class Man — Jimmy Barnes. Beds Are Burning — Midnight Oil.
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