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The Riptides

The Riptides has been played on NTS in shows including Yesterday's News, featured first on 12 August 2019. Songs played include Magic Castle, Sunset Strip and 77 Sunset Strip.

There are four bands called the Riptides.

Brisbane band The Riptides was one of the classic Australian new wave groups. The band's blend of diamond-hard power pop, snappy surf melodies and whomping backbeat was irresistible and eminently danceable. After becoming one of the biggest drawcards on the Australian pub circuit during the early 1980s, The Riptides called it a day in 1983, although various incarnations have regrouped in the decades since, even recording a live album,…
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Magic Castle
The Riptides
IS Music2014
Magic Castle
The RiptidesIS Music2014
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Sunset Strip
The Riptides
Mercury1987
Sunset Strip
The RiptidesMercury1987
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77 Sunset Strip
The Riptides
Second Chance Records2011
77 Sunset Strip
The RiptidesSecond Chance Records2011
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