Pink Fink - Pink Fink
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Based in Melbournethe group is most notable for being the first in the series of bands that featured Ross Wilson and Ross Hannafordwhich culminated in the hugely successful Daddy Cool. They were a part-time band, since the members were all still at school at the time. Hannaford, who was only 14 when the band formed, was often driven to concerts by his mother, and had to be sneaked in Pink Fink - Pink Fink out of the licensed venues they played at because he was underage.
Money was short and Hannaford played on a low cost acoustic guitar fitted with a Moody sound hole pick-up without controls through a Burns Tri-Sonic amplifier provided by Wilson. The Pink Finks released four singles during their brief career; their first, released on their own Mojo label, was a raunchy version of The Kingsmen 's " Louie Louie " and it gave them an early taste of success when it became a local hit 16 in Melbourne in June Franklin, Cameron and Ratz left to go to university in early It appears from the information in Who's Who of Australian Rock that they were replaced, by Kinman Zacchete - Piero Focaccia - ZaccheteLansdown drums and Niven keyboards.
Michael Edwards was added on trumpet and sax in Pink Fink - Pink Fink In the s, he returned to Australia where he directed Hotel SorrentoBrilliant Lies and Visitorsbefore he died of cancer in Sem Título - Tiago* - Sem Título Chris Kinman Pink Fink - Pink Fink to Brisbane in the late s and turned to making guitars and in invented and patented a new kind of noiseless guitar pick-up.
With that event he founded a business called Kinman Guitar Electrix to commercialise his invention. Currently Kinman pick-ups are sold all over the world via www. Hannaford acquired a set of Kinman pick-ups circa From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article does not cite any sources. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Authority control MusicBrainz : b0b4b3ef-e0ffc-aacd Categories : Australian Bad Moon Rising - Steve Marriott - Dingswall 6.7.84 music groups Victoria Australia musical groups Musical groups established in Musical groups disestablished in Namespaces Article Talk.
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