Vanda and Young: Inside Australia's Hit Factory

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NewSouth Publishing, Oct 1, 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - 272 pages
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Featuring revealing interviews with the members of AC/DC and other chart-topping acts, this chronicle profiles the careers of Australia's top songwriters, producers, and star-makers: Harry Vanda and George Young. From their partnership as members of Easybeats to their diverse range of hits--including "Friday on My Mind," "She's So Fine," and "Love is in the Air"--this inspirational account demonstrates how Vanda and Young harnessed the raw energy and power of Aussie pub rock to become legendary musicians.

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This book certainly gives lots of anecdotal information about the careers of vanda and young. Well over 100 pages spent on the Easybeats period. It is an interesting read if you are looking for a ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

John Tait is Professor of Egyptology at University College London. He is a specialist in Egyptian social history, languages and texts. Tait edited aNever Had the Like Occurreda: Egyptas View of its Past in the Encounters with Ancient Egypt series (2003).

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