21 relations: Australian indie rock, Crystal Ballroom (Melbourne), Culture of Melbourne, Dead Can Dance, Dogs in Space, Fitzroy, Victoria, Indie music scene, Ivan Durrant, John Murphy (musician), Lisa Gerrard, Marie Hoy, Ollie Olsen, Primitive Calculators, Punk rock, Punk rock in Australia, Richard Lowenstein, Ron Rude, The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies, The Take (Melbourne band), Whirlywirld, World of Sport (Australian TV series).
Australian indie rock is part of the overall flow of Australian rock history but has a distinct history somewhat separate from mainstream rock in Australia, largely from the end of the punk rock era onwards.
The Crystal Ballroom (also known as The Ballroom and Seaview Ballroom) was a music venue located within the Seaview Hotel on Fitzroy Street in the inner Melbourne suburb of St Kilda.
The Culture of Melbourne (the capital city of Victoria, Australia) reflects its diverse, multi-layered culture and society, and the city has gained a reputation as the "cultural and sporting capital" of Australia.
Dead Can Dance is an Australian musical project formed in 1981 in Melbourne by Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry.
Dogs in Space is a 1986 Australian film set in Melbourne's "Little Band" music scene in 1978.
Fitzroy is an inner-city suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District in the local government area of the City of Yarra.
An independent music scene is a localized independent music-oriented (or, more specifically, indie rock/indie pop-oriented) community of bands and their audiences.
Ivan Durrant is an Australian painter, performance artist and writer.
John Russell Murphy (11 July 1959 – 11 October 2015) was an Australian drummer, percussionist and multi-instrumental session musician who played in Australian and British post-punk, ambient and industrial music groups.
Lisa Gerrard (born 12 April 1961) is an Australian musician, singer and composer who rose to prominence as part of the music group Dead Can Dance with music partner Brendan Perry.
Marie Hoy is an Australian musician and actress.
Jngbert Christian "Ian 'Ollie'" Olsen (born Norway, 1958) is an Australian multi-instrumentalist, composer and sound designer.
The Primitive Calculators are an Australian post-punk band, formed in Melbourne, Victoria in 1978.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Australian musicians played and recorded some of the earliest punk rock.
Richard Lowenstein (born 1 March 1959) is an Australian film-maker.
Ron Rude (born 24 October 1956) is a rock and roll musician in Melbourne, Australia.
The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies (sometimes "!!?" is appended to the title) is a 1964 American monster movie written and directed by Ray Dennis Steckler.
The Take were a post-punk band from Melbourne, Australia, in the late 1970s.
Whirlywirld was an Australian post-punk band led by Ollie Olsen in the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the first of his musical collaborations with drummer John Murphy.
World of Sport was an Australian sports program that was broadcast live by HSV-7 in Melbourne from 1959 to 1987 on Sundays between 11am and 2pm.