Allniters

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The Allniters were an Australian ska pop band based in Sydney during 1980–1987. Original line-up was Ted Ayers on sax, Dave Bebb on drums, Stuart Crysell on guitar, Martin Fabok on guitar, Peter Hill-Travis on vocals, Graham Hood on bass guitar, Brett Pattinson on vocals and Mark Taylor on keyboards. Numerous changes occurred in band members with Fabok, Hill-Travis and Pattinson common to almost all line-ups.

In 1983, The Allniters performed a ska-style cover of Bobby Bloom's hit "Montego Bay", which peaked at #16 on the Australian singles charts. They followed with an album D-D-D-Dance, which contained the slower and more mainstream "Love and Affection" single, both album and single received wide airplay on radio stations around Australia and were top 40 hits. More singles followed but Allniters separated for six months during 1985 and then continued on until July 1987 before disbanding more permanently. They briefly reformed in 1999 to tour and then record, Another Fine Mess was released before they disbanded once more, they reformed yet again during 2004 but no new material was released.
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Albums

Allniters - D-D-D-Dance album art Allniters D-D-D-Dance (Album) Powderworks New Zealand 1983 Sell This Version
00CDA019 Allniters - Another Fine Mess album art The Allniters* Another Fine Mess(CD, Album) Sound System Records (3) 00CDA019 Australia 2000 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

LRS-084 Allniters - She Made A Monkey Out Of Me album art Allniters She Made A Monkey Out Of Me(7") Green Records (7) LRS-084 Australia 1981 Sell This Version
none Allniters - Jingle Bells album art Allniters Jingle Bells(7", W/Lbl) Not On Label none Australia 1982 Sell This Version
LRS-631 Allniters - You Shouldn't Stay Out Late album art Allniters You Shouldn't Stay Out Late(7") Green Records (7) LRS-631 Australia 1982 Sell This Version
Allniters - Love And Affection album art Allniters Love And Affection (Single) Powderworks Australia 1983 Sell This Version
Allniters - Hold On album art Allniters Hold On (Single) Powderworks Australia 1983 Sell This Version
POW 0150 Allniters - Montego Bay album art Allniters Montego Bay(7") Powderworks POW 0150 Australia 1983 Sell This Version
Allniters - Screaming Dreaming album art Allniters Screaming Dreaming (Single) Powderworks Australia 1984 Sell This Version
POW 0236 Allniters - I Saw You First album art Allniters I Saw You First(7", Single) Powderworks POW 0236 Australia & New Zealand 1984 Sell This Version
WIRE 11 Allniters - Hold On / Something album art Allniters Hold On / Something(7", Single) Jive Wire WIRE 11 South Africa 1984 Sell This Version
K-279 Allniters - All That Easy album art Allniters All That Easy(7", Single) Mushroom K-279 Australia 1987 Sell This Version
99CDS017 Allniters - Nowhere Fast album art The Allniters* Nowhere Fast(CD, Single) Sound System Records (3) 99CDS017 Australia 1999 Sell This Version

Compilations

BRCD 081 Allniters - The Best Of album art The Allniters* The Best Of(CD, Comp) Broad Music BRCD 081 Australia 1996 Sell This Version

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