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ⓘ Weddings Parties Anything were an Australian folk rock band. They started in 1984 in Melbourne, Victoria. The band stopped playing together in 1998. They took t ..




                                     

ⓘ Weddings Parties Anything

Weddings Parties Anything were an Australian folk rock band. They started in 1984 in Melbourne, Victoria. The band stopped playing together in 1998. They took their name from The Clash song "Revolution Rock". Music expert Billy Pinnell said their first album Scorn of the Women was the best first Australian rock album since Skyhooks album Living in the 70s.

                                     

1.1. Discography Albums

  • The Big Dont Argue - WEA 1989 #63 AUS
  • Roaring Days - WEA 1988 #46 AUS
  • Scorn of the Women - WEA 1987 #52 AUS
  • No Show Without Punch - Utility Records - UK release 1990
  • Trophy Night: The Best Of Weddings Parties Anything / Benched - Mushroom Records 1998
  • They Were Better Live - Mushroom Records 1999
  • The Weddings Play Sports and Falcons - Virgin Records 1990 #95 AUS
  • Riveresque / Garage Sale - Mushroom Records 1997
  • Donkey Serenade - WPA/Oz 1995
  • King Tide - rooArt 1993
  • Difficult Loves - rooArt 1992 #26 AUS
                                     

1.2. Discography Singles/EPs

  • "Reckless"/"The Great North West" Virgin 1990
  • Weddings Parties Anything EP Suffering Tram 1985 - 1.000 copies
  • "Anthem"/"Traffic Goes By" Mushroom Records 1998
  • "Tilting At Windmills"/" Misfits" Kinks cover WEA 1988
  • "Say The Word"/"Bright Lights Tonight" WEA 1988
  • "Mondays Experts" 1992
  • "Sergeant Small"live/"Go! Move! Shift!"live Suffering Tram 1986 - 600 copies
  • "Dont Need Much" 1997
  • "Island Of Humour"/Bring em Home" rooArt 1994
  • "Fathers Day" 1991 #35 AUS
  • "Luckiest Man"/"Lights Of Devonport"/"Reason To Believe"/"Sweet Thames Flow Softly" Mushroom Records 1996
  • "Darlin Please" 1989
  • "Hungry Years"/"The Swans Return" WEA 1987
  • "The Wind And The Rain"/"Marie Provost" WEA 1989
  • "The Rain In My Heart"/"Chewin On Her Fingernails"/"Everybody Moves"/"All Over Bar the Shouting"/"Everywhere I Go" rooArt1993
  • "Goat Dancing on the Tables" EP WEA 1988
  • "Away, Away"/"Bourgeois Blues" WEA 1987 #92 AUS
  • "Step In, Step Out"/"Shores of Americay"/"Wrapped Up and Blue"/"Over in the West" rooArt 1992 #60 AUS
  • "Streets Of Forbes"/"Missing In Action" WEA 1989
  • "Shotgun Wedding"/"Australia Goodnight"/"The Bells of Rhymney" WEA 1987
                                     

1.3. Discography DVD/Video

  • Long Time Between Drinks DVD/CD - Recorded live at the Queenscliff Music Festival, November 2006. Extras include Music Videos & Roaring Days film. Released in December 2007.
  • Siren VHS - Live recording of the bands last official performance at the Belvoir Amphitheatre in Perth, in January 1999.
  • Into Time On VHS - 20 song recording of the band playing at the Metropolis Nightclub in Perth on Friday, October 16, 1998.
  • Live in Richmond/Christmas at the Central Club VHS - An 18 song live recording at the Central Club in Melbourne, 1993. The video also contains interviews with members of the band in between songs.