and in the United. Eagle Rock is an Australian rock song, released by Daddy Cool in May 1971 on the Sparmac record label. It went on to become the best-selling Australian single of the year, achieving gold status in eleven weeks, and remaining. 1 on the national charts for ding a (then) record ten weeks.
260 Garage rock/post-punk revival edit Main articles: Garage rock revival and Post-punk revival In the early 2000s, a new group of bands that played a stripped down and back-to-basics version of guitar rock, emerged into the mainstream. Rock Music or Rock of Ages? Shuker, Understanding Popular Music (Abingdon: Routledge, 2nd edn., 2001 isbn X,. Tradition edit The song is also the basis of a tradition practised among Australians for decades. Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World: Volume II: Performance and Production.