Rock Out ‘Til You Clock Out: Weddings Parties Anything

In an awesome addition to My Business, Rock Out ‘Til You Clock Out brings you a weekly slice of awesome, inspired rock and roll to help you power through your working week. This week we bring you a double-header of awesomeness from Aussie folk rock legends Weddings Parties Anything.


In an awesome addition to My Business, Rock Out ‘Til You Clock Out brings you a weekly slice of awesome, inspired rock and roll to help you power through your working week. This week we bring you a double-header of awesomeness from Aussie folk rock legends Weddings Parties Anything.

The Weddos, as they're affectionately known, came up in Melbourne in the mid-80s with a quintessentially Aussie sound and knack for storytelling, and in the last six or so years have reunited for a handful of reunion shows that went down a treat. Along with Paul Kelly, The Weddos' frontman Mick Thomas is arguably one of the finest songwriters Australia has produced. Below are two prime examples of this - A Tale They Won't Believe and Monday's Experts, the former based on a savage convict tale from Van Diemen's Land that every Aussie should be learning about in school, and the latter a song that every betting man and woman will undoubtedly relate to. Get into it below.


 


In a previous life, My Business Editor Justin Grey was a music journo, haunting the live music venues of Brisbane and Sydney. While he’s since swapped the rock pose for business clothes, he remains the nerdiest of music nerds in the Toro Media office.

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