Dusty, Slim Bands and Artists Country Styles

Born in 1927 as David Gordon Kirkpatrick, Slim Dusty became one of Australia's most prolific recording artists and released 106 albums with estimated combined sales of 6 million. He was known outside Australia for his 1957 worldwide hit A Pub With No Beer, and for performing Waltzing Matilda at the closing ceremony of the Sydney Olympics in 2000. Slim Dusty died on 19th September 2003 after a long battle with cancer.

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Slim Dusty* - Official site with biography, discography, awards, family, newsletter and links.

  • VH1.com - Slim Dusty - Artist information, including news, biography, and albums.
  • Wikipedia - Entries for Slim Dusty including biographical information and links.
  • The Backyard - Slim Dusty - Links to tributes and interviews.
  • BBC News - Report of the State funeral for Slim Dusty dusty, slim held on 26th September 2003.

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