Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons

Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons

Melbourne based Rock band.

Years Active:

1975 - 1984

2001 - 2011



Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons has 13 known members

Name Instruments Period
Joe Camilleri Joe Camilleri Vocals, Guitar, Sax 1975 -
Jeff Burstin Jeff Burstin Guitar, Vocals
Details:

1975-1983,2001,2003-

1975 - 1983
John Power Bass, Vocals
Details:

1975-1982,2001,2003-

1975 - 1982
Gary Young Gary Young Drums, Vocals 1975 - 1982
Wayne Burt Wayne Burt Guitar, Vocals 1975 - 1977
Peter Starkie Guitar 1975 - 1975
John McInerny Drums 1975 - 1975
Tony Faehse Guitar, Vocals
Details:

1977-1982,2001,2003-

1977 - 1982
Wilbur Wilde Wilbur Wilde Sax, Vocals
Details:

1977-1982,2001,2003-

1977 - 1982
James Valentine James Valentine Sax 1982 - 1983
Jane Clifton Jane Clifton Backing Vocals 1982 - 1983
Imants "Freddie" Strauks Imants "Freddie" Strauks Drums 1982 - 1983
Simon Gyllies Bass, Vocals 1982 - 1983

Credits and people associated with Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons

Name Role Details
Robert "Jock" Bain Monitor Engineer

Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons discography - 23 recordings

Cover Title Type Release Year First Charted High Pos.
Beating Around The Bush by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Beating Around The Bush
Single 1976 23/08/76 73
Security
Single 1977 24/01/77 98
Don't Waste It  by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Don't Waste It
Album 1977 21/02/77 37
(I'm In A) Dancing Mood
Single 1977 28/11/77 90
Whip It Out by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Whip It Out
Album 1977 12/12/77 98
Live!! Loud And Clear by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Live!! Loud And Clear
12" EP 1977 06/03/78 53
So Young by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons So Young
Single 1978 23/10/78 48
So Young by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons So Young
12" EP 1978 11/12/78 80
Honey Dripper by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Honey Dripper
Single 1978 53
Hit And Run by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Hit And Run
Single 1979 30/07/79 12
Screaming Targets by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Screaming Targets
Album 1979 06/08/79 13
Shape I'm In by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Shape I'm In
Single 1979 05/11/79 22
All I Wanna Do B/W Too Hot To Touch by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons All I Wanna Do B/W Too Hot To Touch
Single 1980 19/05/80 34
Hats Off Step Lively by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Hats Off Step Lively
Album 1980 11/08/80 17
Puppet On A String (Let Her Go) B/W Ain't Going To Spend Another Lonely Night Without You by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Puppet On A String (Let Her Go) B/W Ain't Going To Spend Another Lonely Night Without You
Single 1980 18/08/80 53
I Will Return
Single 1980 24/11/80 91
Dexterity by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Dexterity
12" EP 1981 03/08/81 92
Sweet B/W Rub Up Push Up by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Sweet B/W Rub Up Push Up
Single 1981
Taxi Mary B/W This Is Our Time by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Taxi Mary B/W This Is Our Time
Single 1982 11/10/82 11
Cha by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Cha
Album 1982 15/11/82 28
Walk On By B/W Lonely Man by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Walk On By B/W Lonely Man
Single 1982 17/01/83 55
Losing Game B/W Slave For Love by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Losing Game B/W Slave For Love
Single 1983
Ricochet by Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons Ricochet
Album 2003

31 Known Gigs for Jo Jo Zep and the Falcons

Date Venue City
Thursday 22nd December 1977 Martini's Carlton, VIC
Friday 23rd December 1977 Martini's

This night was recorded and released as "Super Cut Live" EP.

Carlton, VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Sunday 27th August 1978 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Friday 9th February 1979 Kingston Hotel Richmond, VIC
Saturday 10th February 1979 Kingston Hotel Richmond, VIC
Wednesday 8th August 1979 Latrobe Union Hall Bundoora, VIC
Melbourne University, Melbourne. VIC Sunday 12th August 1979 Melbourne University Melbourne, VIC
Fairfield Showground, Fairfield. NSW Sunday 26th August 1979 Fairfield Showground Fairfield, NSW
Manly Vale Hotel, Manly Vale. NSW Saturday 8th September 1979 Manly Vale Hotel Manly Vale, NSW
Saturday 29th September 1979 Capitol Theatre Sydney, NSW
Sydney Opera House, Sydney. NSW Sunday 4th November 1979 Sydney Opera House Sydney, NSW
Sunday 16th December 1979 Granville Showground Granville, NSW
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Monday 31st December 1979 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Sylvania Hotel, Sylvania. NSW Thursday 10th April 1980 Sylvania Hotel Sylvania, NSW
Hordern Pavillion, Moore Park. NSW Saturday 6th September 1980 Hordern Pavillion Moore Park, NSW
Jump Club, Collingwood. VIC Thursday 19th March 1981 Jump Club Collingwood, VIC
Thursday 11th November 1982 San Miguel Hotel Cammeray, NSW
Wednesday 17th November 1982 Grainstore Tavern Melbourne, VIC
Thursday 18th November 1982 Chevron Hotel Melbourne, VIC
Friday 19th November 1982 Armadale Hotel Armadale, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Saturday 20th November 1982 Prospect Hill Hotel Kew, VIC
Friday 11th February 1983 Sefton Hotel Sefton, NSW
Trade Union Club, Sydney. NSW Saturday 12th February 1983 Trade Union Club Sydney, NSW
Bexley North Hotel, Bexley North. NSW Monday 14th February 1983 Bexley North Hotel Bexley North, NSW
Wednesday 14th December 1983 St George Sailing Club Sans Souci, NSW
Thursday 15th December 1983 San Miguel Hotel Cammeray, NSW
Balmain Leagues Club, Balmain. NSW Friday 16th December 1983 Balmain Leagues Club Balmain, NSW
Saturday 17th December 1983 Sefton Hotel Sefton, NSW
Tuesday 20th December 1983 Therapy Nth Melbourne, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Wednesday 21st December 1983 Prospect Hill Hotel Kew, VIC