Essendon Airport

Essendon Airport

Essendon Airport was an Australian post-punk group from 1978-83 which explored experimental minimalist, electronic and funk music.
They reformed in 2003.

The band began as an instrumental duo and an offshoot of experimental music project → ↑ →, in 1978 with Robert Goodge on guitar and David Chesworth on Wurlitzer electric piano along with a home made drum machine.

They later became a four piece adding drums - Paul Fletcher, and saxophone - Ian Cox, and finally a five piece with bass player Barbara Hogarth in 1982 (all three also in → ↑ →).

They reformed as a trio in 2003, including original members Robert Goodge and David Chesworthand together with pedal steel guitarist Evil Graham Lee

Essendon Airport Discography


Essendon Airport Palimpsest (Album) Innocent (2) Australia 1981 Sell This Version
none Essendon Airport 3RRR Live To Air 1983(CDr, Album) not on label none Australia Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

NON 3 Anne Cessna & Essendon Airport Anne Cessna & Essendon Airport - Talking To Cleopatra(7", Single, Ltd) Innocent (2) NON 3 Australia 1980 Sell This Version
NON-1 Essendon Airport Sonic Investigations (Of The Trivial)(7", EP, Ltd) Innocent (2) NON-1 Australia 1980 Sell This Version


CH43 Essendon Airport Sonic Investigations Of The Trivial(CD, Comp) Chapter Music CH43 Australia 2002 Sell This Version