Single on W&G by long-lasting rock'n'roll band formed in 1957, popular at dance venues in Melbourne.
Further reading: For a good history and appreciation of The Thunderbirds, see Eddie Leahy's 1998 article from Big Beat of the Fifties [archived page].
Thunderbirds 1997, at the Preston Town Hall. Photo: Peter Robinson.
Single on Challenge label, Hollywood.
Californian band, also known as Johnny Hudson and the Riptides.
Machine Gun was not a national hit but seems to have charted locally in California.
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