Backsliders Discography

Complete Backsliders Discography

Heathen Songbook

1. First World Eyes (Dom Turner)
2. Look Out the Window (Dom Turner)
3. You Are Not Alone (Dom Turner)
4.  Run Through the Jungle (John Fogerty)
5. Dickhead (Dom Turner/Rob Hirst)
6. Gundaman Saturday Night (Dom Turner/Rob Hirst/Jim Moginie)
7. Me and the Devil (Robert Johnson)
8. Gonna Get Hurt (Dom Turner/Rob Hirst)
9. Jumper on the Line (R.L. Burnside)
10. Sugar Babe (Dock Boggs)
11. Politician (Jack Bruce)
12. Working Overtime (Dom Turner)
13. You Three (Dom Turner)

2014 – Darkside

1. Dark side of  Newtown (Dom Turner / Rob Hirst)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

2. Kill the Emotion (Dom Turner / Rob Hirst)
Lead vocals/Guitar/ Dan Thu Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Brod Smith

3. Prayer Flags (Dom Turner / Brod Smith)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Brod Smith

4. 99 Years and One Dark Day (Jesse Fuller)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

5. Sixties Girl (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

6. I’ll Fly Away (Albert Brumley)
Lead vocals/ Harmonica Brod Smith
Guitar Dom Turner
Washboard/Vocals Rob Hirst

7. House on The Corner (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

8. Hard Times Killing Floor Blues (Skip James)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

9. Light On Tonight (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Brod Smith

10. Shocking Fact (Dom Turner/Rob Hirst)
Lead vocals/GuitarDom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst

11. Phone Cap Blues (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

12. Little Church in Shiloh (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Brod Smith

BONUS REMIXES by Fingers Malone

13. Emmett Till (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

14. Flannelette Border (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

2011 ‘Starvation Box’

1. Emmett Till (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

2. Flanelette Border (Wretch revisited) (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar/ Dan Thu Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

3. Lining Track (Huddie Ledbetter)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica/Vocals Ian Collard

4. Angels Lie* (Brod Smith / Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Percussion Rob Hirst
Trumpets Jack Howard

5. Preaching Blues (Robert Johnson)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

6. Relax Your MInd (Huddie Ledbetter)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Washboard/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Brod Smith

7. Feeling Blue (John Fogerty)
Lead vocals/Guitar/Acoustic Bass Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica/Vocals Ian Collard

8. Shotgun Blues (Yank Rachell)
Lead vocals/Mandolin/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

9. Bowie County (Dom Turner)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Brod Smith

10. No Grace (Rob Hirst)
Lead vocals/GuitarDom Turner
Percussion/VocalsRob Hirst
PianoJim Moginie

11. Failed Preacher (Dom Turner/Rob HIrst)
Lead vocals/Guitar Dom Turner
Drums/Vocals Rob Hirst
Harmonica Ian Collard

“Throwbacks” 2009

1. Gimme Shelter (Jagger/Richards)
Dom Turner: Guitars, Mandolin, Lead Vocals
Rob Hirst: Drums, Vocals, Hand-claps
Ian Collard: Harmonica, Vocals

2. Magic Bus (Townshend)
Dom Turner: Guitars, Lead Vocals, Mandolin
Rob Hirst: Drums, Vocals
Ian Collard: Harmonica, Vocals

3. Hollis Brown (Dylan)
Dom Turner: Guitars, Lead Vocals, Dan Thu
Rob Hirst: Drums
Ian Collard: Harmonica

4. The Last Time (Jagger/Richards)
Dom Turner: Guitars, Lead Vocals
Rob Hirst: Drums, Vocals
Brod Smith: Harmonica, Vocals

5. All Day and All of the Night (Davies)
Dom Turner: Guitars, Dan Thu, Lead Vocals
Rob Hirst: Drums, Vocals
Brod Smith: Harmonica, Vocals

6. You Got the Silver (Jagger/Richards)
Dom Turner: Guitar, Vocals

Recorded May 2009, Mixed July/August 2009
Mastered September 2009
Recorded and Mixed by Jim Moginie
Oceanic Studios, Brookvale, NSW
Produced by Backsliders
Photography: Tim Burke – twistphotography.com.au
Layout and Design: Stuart Eadie – stuartstreetdesign.com

“LEFT FIELD HOLLER” 2007

1. Duke
2. Fuck you Shock Jock
3. Evil Cloud
4. Vietnam People
5. 60’s Girl
6. I wish you would
7. Anti-hero
8. Godspeed
9. Write me a few lines
10. Parish Pariah
11. Cowboy in the Whitehouse
12. West was won
13. Hard Times Killing Floor

Dom Turner: Lead vocal, Guitars, Samples
Dan Nguyet: Mandolin
Rob Hirst: Drums, percussion, backing vocals
Ian Collard: Harmonica
Brod Smith: Harmonica
Jim Moginie: Guitar

“BACKSLIDERS LIVE” (2005)

1. Smokestack Lightning
2. Hanoi
3. Jack
4. Thinkin Man’s Drinkin Man
5. Wretch Like Me
6. Two on a Lake
7. You Three
8. Evil Cloud
9. Motel 6
10. You Got To Move
11. John Jackson Interview
12. Jug Band Blues

Jim Conway – Harmonica
Rob Hirst – Drums and Percussion
Dom Turner – Lead Vocals & ‘Beeton’ Resonator Guitar

“The Backsliders – Live at the Basement” (2003) DVD

1. Smokestack Lighting
2. Jack
3. Hanoi
4. Kokomo
5. Thinkin’ Man’s Drinkin’ Man
6. Walk Talk
7. Wretch Like Me
8. I Wish You Would
9. The Church Of Never Find Out
10. Black Top Road
11. You Gotta Move
12. Black Wind
13. Son Of The Father
14. House On The Corner
15. Rest At Night
16. You Three

“HANOI” (2002)

1. Hanoi
2. Wretch Like Me
3. Church Of Never Find Out
4. Thinkin Man’s Drinkin Man
5. Black Top Road
6. Son Of The Father
7. Clinging To My Culture
8. Train Wreck
9. Black Wind
10. I Call Your Name
11. You Got To Move
12. Rest At Night

Jim Conway – Harmonica
Rob Hirst – Drums and Percussion
Dom Turner – Lead Vocals & ‘Beeton’ Resonator Guitar

This CD dedicated to the memory of Jim (Senior) & Sheila Conway and John Jackson, Bluesman.

“It’s a hi-fi experience in the true sense” Don Bartly EMI 29/06/02

“Poverty Deluxe” (1999)

1. Jack
2. Big Trouble
3. House On The Corner
4. Radio Waves
5. New Love In Vain
6. White Cross
7. Walk Talk
8. Bound To Love Me Some
9. One Time
10. Emily
11. Tonal Dilemma
12. The Little Boy
13. Calypso Telephone
14. She Did You A Favour

Nominated for 1999 ARIA Award (Best Blues and Roots Album category)

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Jim Conway – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

“Downtime (A Ten Year Collection)” (1998)

1. Statesboro Blues
2. Special Rider Blues
3. Preaching Blues
4. Come On In My Kitchen
5. Sweet Jiving Mama
6. Red River
7. Smokestack Lightning
8. My Creole Belle
9. Scottsboro Blues
10. Travelling Riverside Blues
11. Stop Breaking Down
12. Taking A Stroll
13. Dehlia
14. Kokomo
15. Moon Going Down
16. I Just Keep On Drinking
17. Who Do You Love

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Jim Conway – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

Wide Open (1995)

1. Walking On The Tracks
2. Light On Tonight
3. I Just Keep On Drinking
4. Two On A Lake
5. Pthick Chicken
6. I hate It
7. Spanish Johnny
8. Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning
9. Hoodoo City
10. Fannin’ Street
11. Back To Beppu
12. Warm It Up To Me
13. Shetland Pony
14. Last Fair Deal
15. You Three

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Jim Conway – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

“Live At The Royal” (1993)

1. Write Me A Few Lines
2. Moon Going Down
3. Saddle My Pony
4. Dehlia
5. Medley – How Many More Years Diddley Daddy Black Betty
6. If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day
7. Shake’em On Down
8. Louise
9. Georgia Rag
10. Hard Times Killing Floor
11. I’m Going Down
12. 32-20 Blues
13. Broke Down Engine
14. The Gallows Pole
15. Walkin’ Blues

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Jim Conway – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

“Hellhound” (1991)

1. Travelling Riverside Blues
2. Taking A Stroll Downtown
3. Texas Tony
4. Kokomo
5. I Wish You Would
6. Mr Johnson’s Blues Today
7. Jean Harlow
8. Casey Jones
9. Hellhound On My Trail
10. Guitar Nitro
11. Smokestack Lightning
12. 99 Years
13. King Edwards Blues
14. Stop Breaking Down
15. Preaching Blues

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Jim Conway – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

“Sitting On A Million” (1989)

1. Black Minnie
2. Scottsboro Blues
3. Write Me A few Lines
4. Out On The Western Plains
5. High Water Everywhere
6. My Creole Belle
7. Why Don’t You Do Now
8. Medley – I’ll Be Rested I Heard Somebody Calling
9. Kind Hearted Woman Blues
10. De Kalb Blues
11. Get Right Church (And Let’s Go Home)

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Jim Conway – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

“Preaching Blues” (1988)

Track listing not available

Dom Turner – Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals
Rex Hill – Harmonica
Peter Burgess – Washboard, Drums, Percussion, and backing vocals

COMPILATIONS

The Backsliders also feature on the Soundtracks from the ABC-TV series “Seachange”:

SeaChange Sounds Rich and Strange – Series 1(CD)
(4) Down By The Riverbed & (8) Hellhound on my Trail

SeaChange More Sounds Rich and Strange – Series 2 (CD)
(7) Travelling Riverside Blues & (10) Nice Shirt

The Backsliders also feature on the following Compilations:

Real Australian Blues Volume 1 – Blues Club Records
‘Moon Going Down’ (recorded especially for album.)

1999 East Coast Blues festival CD
‘Last Fair Deal Gone Down” from Wide Open

DIG – AUSTRALIAN BLUES PROJECT (CD / DVD PACK)
The Backsliders – Preaching Blues