The Stems were an alternative rock band formed in Perth, Western Australia in late 1983. They were led by Richard Lane on keyboards, guitar and vocals; and Dom Mariani (ex-The Go-Starts) on lead vocals and guitar. They were heavily influenced by 1960s garage rock and 1970s power pop. They broke up in 1987, reformed in 2003, and released a new album in 2007. The group disbanded again, in October 2009.
The Stems formed in late 1983 when vocalist/guitarist Dom Mariani, formerly in the Go-Starts, was introduced to Richard Lane. Lane had seen Mariani in the final few gigs of the Go-Starts and had asked him for guitar lessons which developed into jams, and then writing songs. Finally, the decision was made to form The Stems. A friend, Gary Chambers, was recruited to join on drums, and bass guitarist John Shuttleworth was poached from the Pink Armadillos. In March 1984, the band had their debut gig at the Old Civic Theater inЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Make You Mine [1985, сингл]
- Tears Me in Two [1985, сингл]
- Love Will Grow - Rosebud Volume 1 [1986, макси-сингл]
- At First Sight [1987, сингл]
- For Always [1987, сингл]
- Sad Girl [1987, сингл]
- At First Sight Violets Are Blue [08.1987, альбом]
- Let Your Head Rest [1993, сингл]
- Heads Up [06.10.2007, альбом]
- Buds [1991, сборник]
- Terminal Cool: Anthology 1983-1986 [2005, сборник]
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