Musicians

The Black Turtles

Origin
Sydney, New South Wales
Genre/styles
Blues | Rock
About
Founded by Walangari Karntawarra (vocals, guitar) and Troy J Russell (bass), The Black Turtles are a blues/rock band including Mert Balkanlı (drums) and Ash Manning (guitar).

Discography

Album formats explained Explain formats

  • 10": 10 inch vinyl records were played at 45 or 33 1/3 rounds per minute (rpm). The former could hold 9, the latter 12 minutes of music per side.
  • 7": 7 inch records (often referred to as 45s) were played at 45 rpm or 33 1/3 rpm, with about 4:30 or 6 minutes of music per side.
  • LP: Long play, is a vinyl record played at ​33 1⁄3 rpm with a 12 or 10-inch diameter.
  • EP: Extended play, are vinyl records that allowed two or even three songs on each side.

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Korff, J 2018, The Black Turtles, <https://www.creativespirits.info/resources/music/the-black-turtles>, retrieved 20 February 2019

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