Saturday, October 6, 2012

Marthas Vineyard - Self Titled LP 1989

Martha's Vineyard were an Australian rock band, formed in Perth in 
1986 by lead singer Peggy Van Zalm.[1] Martha's Vineyard shared a 
similar sound and outlook to that of fellow Perth bands like The 
Triffids,The Honeys and Chad's Tree. Van Zalm's strong vocals 
drew comparison with the likes of Patti Smith, Chrissie Hynde 
and Joni Mitchell
They released one cassette I've posted before, a mini album, 
this album, 3 singles and a number of appearances on compilation 
albums.They called it a day in 1990.Bass player Phil Kakulas 
went on to join the Blackeyed Susans and lead singer
Peggy Van Zalm released 2 solo albums produced by produced by 
Graham 'Buzz' Bidstrup in the mid to late 90's and 
also released two albums with co-producer Geoff Nant, 
Different World in 2001 and Light Diamond in 2006.

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scott said...

bought this album all those years ago when i was living in perth. havn't thought about them in ages so i might just have to dust off the disc and give it a spin thanks

Corby said...

Hi there, I remember asking you years ago if you had this one...couldn't believe my luck finding this, but I can't get any of the links to work...just got some viruses instead! Any chance you could re-up the link or even email it to me at cheers Dave
PS I still have the vinyl, but rarely get a chance to play it these days!!!