Midnight Oil

[Powderworks] Continuing with the Band

Jeff and Jane Scott jscott@iinet.net.au
Wed, 11 Jun 2003 18:47:56 +0800

At 10-06-03 09:29 AM -0600, wcgraham@shaw.ca wrote:

>I don't quite understand it when people say that even if Bones had left, 
>it wouldn't be Midnight Oil anymore.
>Bones is great.  But he's also the band's 3rd bassist, and was with the 
>band for only the latter half of their career.  Surely it was Midnight Oil 
>before Bones.  Surely D&D was Midnight Oil, and Red Sails was Midnight 
>Oil.  And for that matter, it was Midnight Oil before Giffo.

I still think of Giffo as the bass player, and Bones as the "new guy".

Depends on where you came in, I guess!