Midnight Oil - Diesel And Dust
Columbia  (1987)
Data, Rock

In Collection

CD Album    11 tracks  (46:36) 
   01   Beds Are Burning             04:16
   02   Put Down That Weapon             04:37
   03   Dreamworld             03:36
   04   Arctic World             04:21
   05   Warakurna             04:38
   06   The Dead Heart             05:11
   07   Whoah             03:50
   08   Bullroarer             04:59
   09   Sell My Soul             03:37
   10   Sometimes             03:53
   11   Gunbarrel Highway             03:38
Personal Details
Purchase Date 06/07/2013
Price £0.40
Store Cash Generator (Hartlepool)
Cat. Number COL 460005 2
UPC (Barcode) 509974600523
Packaging Jewel Case
Spars DDD
Sound Stereo
I think this is probably one of the most elusive CDs I own, from the day of me first hearing it, to me owning it on physical media. It was way back in 1989 when I first heard the song "Beds Are Burning", on a Friday Night. I was in front of the radio, recording songs off the radio, as when you're 9, that's how you build up your record collection. I liked it, and was after it for years. I picked up a copied C90 of the album from the fleam market for a nominal amount of pennies, but it wasn't an original copy!

Years, decades went by, and I'd be occasionally reminded of the song "Beds Are Burning". It's get played on some obscure radio show, or a Youtube video would feature it, or something.

It's not really that obsue, and I could have probably picked it up on ebay if I really wanted it, but that really spoils the fun of the chase. the chase ended this Saturday, when I picked it up for 40p. Rather delighted.

On 23rd July, 2013, I was listening to a recording of a radio show called "Crap From The Past", which has been airing on community