Western Desert Band

Northern Territory, Australia

Western Desert Band sing in Walpiri and English.


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.

Western Desert Band

Western Desert Band - Western Desert Band
  1. Mission Creek
  2. Stormy Night
  3. Tanami Highway
  4. Don't Drink And Drive
  5. Take Him Back Home
  6. Yuendumu
  7. Home Again
  8. Rains Going To Fall
  9. Nguri Yana (Homeland)
  10. Make Me Young When I'm Old
  11. Jail Bird
  12. Go West (Instrumental)

In Aboriginal

Western Desert Band - In Aboriginal
  1. Yuendemu

The Western Desert Band contributed track 11 to this album.

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Korff, J 2018, Western Desert Band, <>, retrieved 30 March 2020

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