Skyhooks (band)

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Skyhooks
OriginMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
GenresGlam rock, rock, pop rock
Years active1973–1980, 1983, 1984, 1990, 1994
LabelsMushroom, Interfusion, Phonogram, Mercury, Attic, United Artists, Festival
Websiteskyhooks-music.com
Past membersGreg Macainsh
Imants "Freddy " Strauks
Steven Hill
Peter Internet<bra />Peter Stark
Bob Starkie
Red Symons
Graeme "Shirley" Strachan
Bob Spencer
Tony Williams

Skyhooks were an Australian rock band formed in Melbourne in March 1973 by Greg Macainsh on bass guitar and backing vocals, and Imants "Freddie" Strauks on drums.[1][2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. McFarlane, Ian (1999). "Encyclopedia entry for 'Skyhooks'". Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop. St Leonards, NSW: Allen & Unwin. ISBN 1-86508-072-1. Archived from the original on 19 April 2004. Retrieved 22 November 2009.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  2. Holmgren, Magnus; Notling, Fredrik; Brown, Jenny. "Skyhooks". Australian Rock Database. Passagen.se (Magnus Holmgren). Archived from the original on 24 September 2012. Retrieved 15 June 2020.
  3. Nimmervoll, Ed; Greg Macainsh. "Skyhooks". Howlspace – The Living History of Our Music. White Room Electronic Publishing Pty Ltd (Ed Nimmervoll). Archived from the original on 27 July 2012. Retrieved 22 January 2014.