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Do That Dance! - Australian Post Punk 1977-1983

Producer Sean O'Brien has made a radio series on Australian post punk music for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. The two 50 minute episodes investigate the punk scenes in Sydney and Melbourne in the late 1970s and early 80s, featuring interviews with key figures Systematics, Severed Heads, Tame O'Mearas, independent label M Squared, Primitive Calculators, Birthday Party, Moodists, and more. Both episodes will be available to download for free from ABC, August through September 2010.