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The Big Beat: Melbourne, say hello to the spirit of old 1978

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112 Acland Street

St Kilda, VIC 3182

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An event celebrating the release of a new book, 'The Big Beat: rock music in Australia 1978-1983, through the pages of Roadrunner magazine'

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Join a panel of Phill Calvert (ex-Boys Next Door/The Birthday Party), John Dowler (Young Modern) and author Donald Robertson, with moderator Pierre Sutcliffe (ex-Models), at a Melbourne event to mark the release of 'The Big Beat', a hard cover, A4 size, 544 page collection of the best of Australian independent music magazine Roadrunner. Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase on the night (RRP $99).

Pictured above: Boys Next Door at the South Australian Museum, Adelaide, May 1978. Photo by John Altree-Williams, from 'The Big Beat'.

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