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album by Paul Kelly

Under the Sun

Release Date 1987
Released33 years (approx) ago
Performer Paul Kelly
Under the Sun
Under the Sun
PaulKellyLongBay - photo taken and uploaded by Paul Moss, Photographer, Artist, Paul Moss Photographer Artist NZ Paul Moss has supplied further information on the creation of this image in response to my questions via email: 1) Were you involved in making the video of PK&tCG's performance at Long Bay Gaol? 2) Were you an employee of Stuart Coupe or Paul Kelly Management in 1985? 3) Was the photo taken from a TV program/VHS tape, if so which? 4) How was the image released into the public domain? 5) Is there a clearer print of the scene? Answers from Paul Moss: 1/ YES. I was the only video-grapher, the footage was made on my own equipment, at my own cost. (Sony HVC4000P and F1) 2/ I was asked to make the video by and for Stuart Coupe, while he was PK manager. 3/ The photo was taken from my original video tape, it was sony betamax format, by me. I took a 35mm film photo of the screen in 1987, played directly, and subsequently scanned the print. 4/ I uploaded the file to Wikipedia, I claimed the right to release the image. 5/ I don't know if the vhs copy is still existant, but if it is I could make a clearer copy. I could certainly make a new file without the text on it. I thank Paul Moss for supplying this additional information.shaidar cuebiyar (talk) 08:40, 12 May 2010 (UTC) Recent Documentary played on ABC Television. On demand here: My Long Bay Jail Footage (Dec 24th 1986) was requested for this doco, but no one could find a copy.. Paul Kelly - Stories of Me charts the remarkable life of one of Australia's most gifted and beloved singer-songwriters. ABC TV /

About Under the Sun

Under the Sun is the second album by Australian rock group Paul Kelly & The Coloured Girls and was originally released in December 1987 by Mushroom Records. In the North American and European markets, it was released by A&M Records in 1988 with the band credited as Paul Kelly & The Messengers, with a different track order and listing.On the Australian albums charts it peaked at #19 with the single "To Her Door" peaking at #14. Another single, "Dumb Things" peaked at #36 in early 1989, on the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) singles charts; it reached #16 on the Billboard Modern Rock chart. The song was included in the soundtrack for the 1988 Yahoo Serious film Young Einstein."To Her Door" won an ARIA Award in 1988 for 'Best Video' directed by Claudia Castle. In 2001, the Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) listed the Top 30 Australian songs of all time, including "To Her Door" written by Kelly.

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Record label Mushroom Records
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