Stephen Cummings

Discography

Albums

We All Make Mistakes/According to Mao     1982    2

Single   AUS   Phantom

Senso                                     1984   12   Produced by Martin Armiger

LP       AUS   Regular RRLP-1208

MC       AUS   Regular M5RR 1208

What Am I Going To Do?/Not Afraid         1985    2

Single   AUS   Regular K9792

This Wonderful Life                       1986   10   Produced by Stephen Cummings

LP       AUS   Polydor

Lovetown                                  1987   10   Produced by Mark Woods and Stephen Cummings

CD       AUS   Polydor 511 887 2 (4 bonus tracks)
         AUS   Polydor (re-issue?, 4 bonus tracks, different cover, including lyrics)

LP       AUS   Rampant/Musicland RR052
         AUS   True Tone TLP 793651 (re-issue)

A New Kind Of Blue                        1988   10   Produced by Stephen Cummings and Shane O'Mara

CD       AUS   Polydor 523 704 2 (2 bonus tracks)

LP       AUS   True Tone/EMI TLP 791309

Good Humour                               1990   12   Produced by Stephen Cummings, Shane O'Mara and Robert Goodge

CD       AUS   True Tone 847 625 2 (3 bonus tracks)

LP       AUS   True Tone

Unguided Tour                             1992   13   Produced by Stephen Cummings and Shane O'Mara

CD       AUS   Polydor 513 852 2 (early releases came with 5 track bonus disc "If I Had Some Money I'd Go Away Tonight")

Rollercoaster                             1993   17

CD       AUS   (13/17 tracks, the other 4 tracks are by The Sports)

Falling Swinger                           1994   13   Produced by Steve Kilbey

CD       AUS   Polydor 523355 2 (first issue came with 7 track bonus disc "Live In Lovetown", some later issues came with interview disc)
         AUS   (re-issue 2008, 200 copies, 6 track bonus live disc)

MC       AUS   Polydor 523355 4

Escapist                                  1996   12   Produced by Steve Kilbey

CD       AUS   Polydor 531840 2

Puppet Pauper Pirate Poet Pawn and King   1997   18

CD       AUS   Polydor 537883-2

Spiritual Bum                             1999   12   Produced by Stephen Cummings

CD       AUS   Festival D24112
         AUS   W.Minc/Virgin WMINCD016 (re-issued 2000)

Skeleton Key                              2001   10   Produced by Shane O'Mara and Stephen Cummings

CD       AUS   W.Minc/MGM WMINCD 021

Firecracker                               2003   14   Produced by Shane O'Mara

CD       AUS   W.Minc/MGM WMINCD 028

Close-Ups                                 2004   14   Produced by Shane O'Mara and Stephen Cummings

CD       AUS   Liberation Blue BLUE0692

Love-O-Meter                              2005   12   Produced by Shane O'Mara

CD       AUS   Liberation LIBCD7181.5

Lovetown / A New Kind Of Blue             2006

CD       AUS   Liberation Blue BLUE1415 (remastered, bonus tracks)

Happiest Man Alive                        2008

CD       AUS




with Andrew Pendlebury:
She Set Fire To The House                 1987

Single   AUS   Cleopatra

Contribution to album

The Crossing (Soundtrack)         1990
The Heartbreak Kid (Soundtrack)   1993
The Spirit of Christmas 1994      1994
RRRewind In The Chapel            1998
The Spirit of Christmas 1998      1998
The Woodstock Sessions            2000

Production

Young Modern                             s   She's Got The Money   1978
Johnny Topper and His Beatnick Buddies   s   Beatnick Twist        1979

Session musician

Soundtrack                    Dancing Daze                           1986
Andrew Pendlebury        lp   Between The Horizon and The Dockyard   1987
Soundtrack                    Boulevard of Broken Dreams             1988
Andrew Pendlebury        lp   Tiger Land                             1988
Toni Childs              cd   Very Best Of...                        1995
Kerri Simpson and Veve   cd   Speak                                  1996
Christopher Marshall     cd   Strange Waters, Small Mercies          1998

Bands/Projects

Pelaco Brothers 1974-1975 Ed Bates, Joe Camilleri, Peter Lillee, Peter Martin, Johnny Topper, Henry Vyhnal, Carl Wolfe, Chris Worrall
The Sports 1976-1981
Stephen Cummings Band 1983-
Detours (stageplay) 1985
A Ring Of Truth 1986 Rob Glover, Peter Laffy, Peter Luscombe, Wilbur Wilde
The Patriarchs 1987 Andrew Pendlebury, John Rees
Stephen Cummings' Lovetown 1988
Stephen Cummings and Lovetown 1990,1992
The Drawcards 1990 Vika and Linda, Deborah Conway, Dror Erez, Tim Finn, Ross Hannaford, Peter Jones, Shane O'Mara, Chris Wilson
Acousticus Maximus 1992 James Reyne
Four Hours Sleep 1996,2006
Christopher Marshall Band 1997-

Members (Stephen Cummings Band)

Abrahams Chris (k) 1991
Armiger Martin (g) 1983
Barnard Rebecca (bv) 1986,1990-1991
Bartholomew Terry (d) 1991 Inner Sleeves, Trouble In Mind, Charles Marshall and The Body Electric, Kerri Simpson Band, Ape The Cry, White Cross, Kerri Simpson Trio, Chocolate Cake, The Harlequins, Triple Peaks, The Victory Girls
Buck Tony (d) 1991 Ayers Rock, Great White Noise, Women and Children First, Tango Bravo, Pardon Me Boys, The Necks, Wizards of Oz, Paris Punk, Tony Buck and L'Beato, PERIL
Burstin Jeff (g) 1998-present
Costello Gary (b) 1990 Kush, Jeff Duff and The Duffers, ONAJE, Mutiny, Blowout, Groovematic
Den Elzen Michael (g) 1986
Ferrie Mark (b) 1983,2002-
Girasole Mick (b) 1991 The Black Sorrows, Venetta's Taxi, Relax With Max, Richard Pleasance Band
Luscombe Peter (d) 1983,1986,1999
McDonald Bill (b,bv) 1999-present
Naylor Ashley (g,mand) 1999 Even
Nutter Linda (bv) 1983 Johnny Natural and The Rhythm Aces, Tarzan's Grip, The Dugites
O'Mara Shane (g) 1986,1990-1991
Orszaczky Jackie (b) 1991 Bakery, Syrius, Marcia Hines Band, Le Bop, Industrial Accident, Jump Back Band, The Wig World, Gyan, Hungarian Rap-Sadists, Duffhead, Louis Tillett and his Cast of Aspersions, Bass, The Godmothers, The Groove Kings
Palmer Barry (g) 198?
Pendlebury Andrew (g) 1983,1986
Richards Dean (g) 1986 Equal Hour, Hot Half Hour, Whirly Wirld, One Hundred Flowers in Bloom
Smith Nick (g,bv) 1983

Members (Stephen Cummings' Lovetown)

Barnard Rebecca (bv) 1988
Girasole Mick (b) 1988 The Black Sorrows, Venetta's Taxi, Relax With Max, Richard Pleasance Band
Luscombe Peter (d) 1988
O'Mara Shane (g) 1988
Pendlebury Andrew (g) 1988

Members (Stephen Cummings and Lovetown)

Abrahams Chris (k) 1990
Barnard Rebecca (bv) 1992
Buck Tony (d) 1990 Ayers Rock, Great White Noise, Women and Children First, Tango Bravo, Pardon Me Boys, The Necks, Wizards of Oz, Paris Punk, Tony Buck and L'Beato, PERIL
O'Mara Shane (g,bv) 1992
Rose Michael (st g) 1990 Anne Kirkpatrick Band, Baylor Brothers Band, McCauley's Raiders, Sinners Saved By Grace, Broderick Smith Band
Swanton Lloyd (b) 1990 Benders, Dynamic Hepnotics, The Necks, Wizards of Oz, The Catholics, Bass, Vince Jones Band

Sources of information: Lovetown (Stephen Cummings), Stefan Warnqvist
© Magnus Holmgren
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