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Thursday, 15 July 2021

Post 732 - The Stetsons LP - The Stetsons

 The Stetsons are an Australian country rock band formed by members of GANGgajang, Mental As Anything and Flying Emus. They released a self-titled album in 1987. In 1997 some of the original members got back together and released a second album called Their Most Successful Album...Ever. Their single "There's A Train In My Head" from their self-titled debut album was used in Crocodile Dundee II. Members were Chris Bailey (bass) – The Angels, GANGgajang, Jimmy Barnes Band, Dave Steel Band

Jeff "Skunk" Baxter (vocals) – Doobie Brothers

Kayellen Bee (vocals) – GANGgajang

Graham "Buzz" Bidstrup (drums, keyboards) – The Angels, The Party Boys, GANGgajang

Mark Callaghan (vocals) – GANGgajang, Riptides

Marilyn Delaney (vocals) – GANGgajang

Wayne Goodwin (fiddle) – Flying Emus, Dave Steel Band

Robert James (guitar) – GANGgajang, Wendy Matthews Band

Pixie Jenkins (fiddle) – John Williamson, Jimmy Barnes Band

Reg Mombassa (guitar, vocals, keyboards) – Mental As Anything, Reg and Pete's Dog Trumpet

Peter O'Doherty (bass) – Mental As Anything, Reg and Pete's Dog Trumpet

Rose Pearse (vocals)

Martin Plaza (vocals, guitar) – Mental As Anything

Ian Simpson (banjo) – Flying Emus

Geoff Stapleton (keyboards, guitar) – GANGgajang, Rockmelons, Absent Friends, The Dukes, Aliens. Here to download is there first S/T album from 1987 "The Stetsons" (832 941-1) Released on Mercury Records. Thanks Henry for your help.  Flac


AussieRock said...

Nice to see you back in the saddle mate (very fitting for this post I might so)
Again, thanks for ripping and sharing this one.
Absolutely love it and boy - what a Who's Who of great artists
cheers mate

totinoz said...

An absolute GEM! Thank you so much for this one.

Graham Clayton said...

How did Jeff "Skunk" Baxter get involved in The Stetsons?