The Birthday Party
From 1978 to 1987 the Crystal Ballroom was the epicentre of Melbourne's post punk scene and hosted gigs by Boys Next Door, The Birthday Party, Primitive Calculators, and Hunters and Collectors.
You want violence, chaos, and the gut-wrenching beauty of the sublime? You got it.
Fed up with reading band interviews that regurgitated press releases, Jimi Kritzler spent four years interviewing over fifty underground Australian bands.