Ayers Rock

Ayers Rock

Melbourne based Jazz Fusion/Progressive Rock band 1973 - 1981



Ayers Rock has 15 known members

Name Instruments Period
Col Loughnan Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet, Keyboards, Percussion, Vocals 1973 - 1981
Mark Kennedy Mark Kennedy Drums 1973 - 1976
Duncan McGuire Duncan McGuire Bass 1973 - 1976
James Doyle Guitar/Vocals 1973 - 1975
Ray Burton Ray Burton Guitar/Vocals 1973 - 1974
Chris Brown Guitar/Vocals 1974 - 181
Phil Stone Guitar 1975 - 1981
Hamish Stuart Drums 1976 - 1981
Andy Cohen Keyboards 1976 - 1978
Steve Hogg Bass 1976 - 1976
Joe Tattersal Drums 1976 - 1976
Keith Casey Percussion 1976 - 1976
Doug Gallacher Drums 1976 - 1976
Russell Dunlop Russell Dunlop Drums 1976 - 1976
John Young Bass 1977 - 1981

Ayers Rock discography - 3 recordings

Cover Title Type Release Year First Charted High Pos.
Big Red Rock by Ayers Rock Big Red Rock
Album 1974 09/12/74 32
Beyond by Ayers Rock Beyond
Album 1976 05/04/76 50
Hot Spell by Ayers Rock Hot Spell
Album 1980

38 Known Gigs for Ayers Rock

Date Venue City
Comb and Cutter Hotel, Blacktown. NSW Saturday 26th July 1980 Comb and Cutter Hotel Blacktown, NSW
Sydney Opera House, Sydney. NSW Friday 22nd August 1980 Sydney Opera House Sydney, NSW
The Juke Of Earl, Earlwood. NSW Saturday 23rd August 1980 The Juke Of Earl Earlwood, NSW
Fairfield Hotel, Fairfield. NSW Friday 7th November 1980 Fairfield Hotel Fairfield, NSW
Saturday 28th November 1981 Commodore Hotel

Evening show.

Sandringham, VIC
Tuesday 2nd March 1982 Eureka Hotel Geelong, VIC
Wednesday 3rd March 1982 Westernport Hotel San Remo, VIC
Thursday 4th March 1982 Chevron Hotel Melbourne, VIC