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Paul Kelly: Songwriter
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In 1993 Paul Kelly released a book of his lyrics entitled, appropriately, "Lyrics". In the 'Author's Notes' at the front of the book is the following quote from which noted Russian playwright: "I don't have what you would call a philosophy or coherent world view so I shall have to limit myself to describing how my heroes love, marry, give birth, die or speak"?
Paul Kelly has maintained a strong affiliation with Australia's indigenous people and has written many songs that highlight their struggles or celebrate their achievements. In which of the following songs does Paul NOT reflect on an aboriginal issue?
Maralinga (Rainy Land)
Under the Sun
From Little Things Big Things Grow.
In 1992 Paul Kelly and Mark Seymour released the song called "Hey Boys". Which, of the following Australian bands, was Mark Seymour a founding member of?
Hunters and Collectors
What is the title of the Paul Kelly song that tells the tale of four men who embark on a weekend fishing trip in the mountains, discover a human body and fail to report it until after the weekend?
Everything's Turning to White
So Much Water So Close to Home
The following line is from which Paul Kelly song:
"Shove it Jack, I'm walking out your (expletive) door!"
Same Old Walk
To Her Door
Darling It Hurts
Don't Stand so Close to the Window
Which of the following is/was NOT one of Paul Kelly's backup bands?
The Coloured Girls
In which Asian city did Paul Kelly and his band record Paul's second album, which was subsequently named after the city?
In what year was Paul Kelly inducted into the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) Hall of Fame?
Which of the following is NOT a Paul Kelly collaboration?
The Stormwater Boys
Which Jimmie Dale Gilmore song was the inspiration for Paul Kelly's song "Sydney from a 727"?
Santa Fe Thief
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