THE FIREFLIES – ROCKING FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND SINCE 1958

There’s a rock & roll band playing at Atherton this Saturday night that must hold a record for musical industry longevity. The Fireflies played their first gig at Gordonvale, south of Cairns, in 1958. Rock & roll was brand new in Australia back then, and […]

WHEN DID THE BEATLES PLAY THEIR LAST LIVE SHOW?

When did the Beatles play their last live concert? August 29 1966 was the last time all four Beatles played in front of a paying audience. But the very last Beatles concert happened three years later – on a London roof-top in January 1969. The […]