The Vampire Lovers, also known as Vampyre Lovers or
Vampire Lovers were a Brisbane punk rock group formed
in 1982 The band existed from 1982 to 1984 and reformed
in 1988 to disband in 1990.
Generally recognized in Australia by the alternative crowd for their
first single from 1983 called "Buzzsaw Popstar",
the band eventually released one mini L.P. called
Acid Commandos from Planet Fuzz,
which appeared in 1991, one year after the band broke up.
Consequently, it did not receive as much attention as their early
Thanks to Chuck for this wonderful gothic punk,
now lets hear from Chuck
the first single released in 1983 according to
"who's who australian rock"
this version rereleased in 1987 ready for the bands
new lineup not on this release but on heavy planet
fuzz includes jason shepherd brother of hoodoo guru brad,
shane cooke the bassplayer had played with the other
sweetheart's blown mindless single released 1984
heavy planet fuzz single released 1988
on brisbane label called bent records..
2nd generation psychopath
filmed by brisbane original punk rocker steve kunde
and buzzsaw popstar
Download Buzzsaw ep and two singles