Ground breaking pioneer of Country music in Australia over a career that enjoyed success spanning five decades of radio, TV, records, concerts, tours. Although hailing from Australia, Reg had success in America becoming the first Australian to perform on the Saturday night Grand Ole Opry in Nashville and the first Australian country artist to be recognised with a plaque on Nashville's Walkway of Stars. Here are 28 tracks from a rare period in his career from 1958-1962, taken mainly from scarce 45rpm singles and EPs recorded in Sydney and never previously released outside Australia and New Zealand. Hear his unique interpretations of the country hits of the day - Australian, Canadian and American - never emulating the originals. Liner notes by Country Music broadcaster and writer Paul Hazell.
Ground breaking pioneer of Country music in Australia over a career that enjoyed success spanning five decades of radio, TV, records, concerts, tours. Although hailing from Australia, Reg had success in America becoming the first Australian to perform on the Saturday night Grand Ole Opry in Nashville and the first Australian country artist to be recognised with a plaque on Nashville's Walkway of Stars. Here are 28 tracks from a rare period in his career from 1958-1962, taken mainly from scarce 45rpm singles and EPs recorded in Sydney and never previously released outside Australia and New Zealand. Hear his unique interpretations of the country hits of the day - Australian, Canadian and American - never emulating the originals. Liner notes by Country Music broadcaster and writer Paul Hazell.
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Artist: Reg Lindsay
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1. The Country Sound
2. A Funny Way of Laughing
3. Loose Talk
4. The Restless One
5. Under Your Spell Again
6. The Wayward
7. 7 X's from Down in Texas
8. We're Proud to Call Him Son
9. A Letter to Tom
10. The Wog ("The Flu")
11. Desert Lullaby
12. The Walkabout Rock and Roll
13. The Last Waltz with You
14. Skuthorpe's Last Ride
15. Battle of New Orleans
16. Don't Take Your Guns to Town
17. Tom Dooley
18. Caribbean
19. She Lost Her Cowboy Pal
20. I'll Make You Sorry
21. Big Midnight Special
22. The Auctioneer
23. Those Old Love Letters from You
24. Marriage Vow
25. Think It Over Boys
26. She's Still That Old Sweetheart of Mine
27. Just for Me
28. Nobody Knows But Me

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Ground breaking pioneer of Country music in Australia over a career that enjoyed success spanning five decades of radio, TV, records, concerts, tours. Although hailing from Australia, Reg had success in America becoming the first Australian to perform on the Saturday night Grand Ole Opry in Nashville and the first Australian country artist to be recognised with a plaque on Nashville's Walkway of Stars. Here are 28 tracks from a rare period in his career from 1958-1962, taken mainly from scarce 45rpm singles and EPs recorded in Sydney and never previously released outside Australia and New Zealand. Hear his unique interpretations of the country hits of the day - Australian, Canadian and American - never emulating the originals. Liner notes by Country Music broadcaster and writer Paul Hazell.