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Old 10-27-2011, 03:04 AM
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The MOST Australian musical performance evah: http://youtu.be/d1YlviwvrxQ
Ah, you guys know our Jimmy! (actually he's Scottish but we claimed 'im) ... we claim everyone who's any good as our own, especially expatriate Kiwis (New Zealanders). Fir instance, Split Enz who were freaky in a proggy neo-vaudeville kind of way http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cOSoKONZfo but later they went to bland pop (and got rich).

Actually, the most Aussie performances you'll see would be by Yothu Yindi, a fantastic Aboriginal band http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ib7hcWboRDM


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Speaking of Midnight Oil, my buddies and I used to have a lot of fun with the video for Beds Are Burning. That guy's dancing-without-moving-his-feet bit was hilarious.
Haha yes, everyone loves his dancing. About 8 years ago Peter Garrett, the singer, went into politics and he's now Minister for School Education. Sadly, no more of those crazy moves :(
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