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Who was the most popular rock band in the 70s?

Who was the most popular rock band in the 70s?

1. Eagles. Eagles formed at the start of the ’70s as Linda Ronstadt’s backing group; by the end of the decade they were one of the biggest bands in the world.

Who was the first rock and roll band in Australia?

The Schneider Sisters – Washboard
The Schneider Sisters – Washboard Rock ‘n Roll This is the first to be written and recorded by and Australian act.

What kind of rock was popular in the 70s?

Rock music played an important part in the Western musical scene, with punk rock thriving throughout the mid to late 1970s. Other subgenres of rock, particularly glam rock, hard rock, progressive, art rock, and heavy metal achieved various amounts of success.

Did You Rock Perth pubs in the 1970s and 80s?

Credit: Supplied THE secrets and stories of musos who rocked Perth pubs in the 1970s and 80s are about to be told. Following the success of local Facebook page Lost Bands of Perth, Channel Nine will take viewers on a Perth pub band revival in a documentary charting the days when music was live and loud in a sleepy city where legends were made.

Which 70s rock band had the best facial hair?

In facial hair as in music, Black Sabbath were the most consistently brilliant band of the era. The twin moustaches of Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler loomed over the decade like furry colissi, majestic in their malevolence, while Bill Ward’s ever-shifting approach to beardage proved that he was pioneer of 70s rock manscaping.

What are some of the best rock bands from Australia?

Many rock bands from around the world made stops in Australia because there’s a significant following there. Looking at the present, some of the best rock music of today comes from Australia: Tame Impala (Perth), Pond (Perth), King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard (Melbourne), The Babe Rainbow (Byron Bay), and The Murlocs (Melbourne).

What was the number one song in the 70s in Australia?

The highest charting singles of the 70s for the band were “High Voltage” (#10) and “It’s a Long Way to the Top” (#9). Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap was a big hit, reaching #5 in Australia and #3 in the US.