When we were young and starting out, we looked up to bands in the Australian music underground and aspired to be just like them, bands like Radio Birdman, Celibate rifles, Died Pretty, The Stems, Hoodoo Gurus and the list goes on.... We wanted to make our own style of punk rock that represented who we were and where we were from. Next year is our 30th anniversary and we have heaps of exciting things planned, Vinyl re-issues, vintage t shirts, a pictorial book and a documentary and much of this preparation and production has forced us to look back on the past 30 years. We’ve seen it all, had the highest highs and the lowest lows, realised most of our dreams and lived through the nightmares, you can read all about it in the current book (“Healer – the Rise, Fall and Return of Tumbleweed” by Glen Humphries) but, we are still going, and loving it more than ever! Because, when you’re living it, when it’s your life, you are mostly in the present, or looking toward the future and that’s how we continue forward, by not looking back. We think the latest recording is our best work yet and we are excited about it and we can’t wait to do the next one.
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