Australian Melodrama

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Australian Melodrama
Compilation album by The Triffids
Released 1994
Recorded 1978-1989
Genre Rock, folk rock
Length 75:04
Label White Hot, Mushroom, Festival
Producer Gil Norton, The Triffids
The Triffids chronology
Stockholm
(1990)
Australian Melodrama
(1994)
Beautiful Waste and Other Songs (Mini-Masterpieces 1983-1985)
(2008)

Australian Melodrama is a compilation album by folk rock group, The Triffids, released in 1994.[1][2] It covered material from 1983 to 1989 and was issued by the White Hot label via Mushroom Records and Festival Records.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Red Pony" - 4:06
  2. "Hell of a Summer" - 4:27
  3. "Beautiful Waste" - 3:20
  4. "Raining Pleasure" - 2:28
  5. "Bright Lights Big City" - 3:30
  6. "The Seabirds" - 3:18
  7. "Wide Open Road" - 4:06
  8. "Lonely Stretch" - 5:00
  9. "Tender is the Night (The Long Fidelity)" - 3:43
  10. "Bury Me Deep in Love" - 4:05
  11. "Trick of the Light" - 3:50
  12. "Hometown Farewell Kiss" - 4:35
  13. "Unmade Love" - 4:02
  14. "Jerdacuttup Man" - 4:45
  15. "Save What You Can" - 4:29
  16. "Falling Over You" - 3:42
  17. "Goodbye Little Boy - 3:26
  18. "New Year's Greeting (The Country Widower)" - 5:41
  19. "In The Pines" - 2:22

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McFarlane, Ian (1999). "Encyclopedia entry for 'The Triffids'". Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop. St Leonards, NSW: Allen & Unwin. ISBN 1-86508-072-1. Archived from the original on 17 April 2004. Retrieved 19 May 2014. 
  2. ^ Holmgren, Magnus; Skjefte, Morten; Warnqvist, Stefan; Simonetti, Vince. "The Triffids". Passagen.se. Australian Rock Database (Magnus Holmgren). Archived from the original on 28 July 2002. Retrieved 19 May 2014.