The Reels

The Reels
7 Members 9 Recordings 50 Gigs

Formed in Dubbo, NSW in 1976. Dis-banded in 1991.

The Reels has 7 known members

David Mason

Vocals 1976 - More...

Craig Hooper

Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals 1976 - 1991 More...

John Bliss

Drums 1978 -

<p>1978-80, 1985-</p>


Colin Newham "Polly"

Keyboards 1978 - 1991

<p>1978-80, 1985-1991</p>


Paul Abrahams

Bass 1978 - 1981 More...

Karen Ansel

Keyboards 1980 - 1981 More...

Stephan Fidock
Stephan Fidock

Drums 1981 - 1984 More...

The Reels discography - 9 recordings

The Reels by The Reels
The Reels

Album - First charted on December 19th, 1979, and peaked at 81st position.

Prefab Heart

Single - First charted on March 10th, 1980, and peaked at 52nd position.

According To My Heart by The Reels
According To My Heart

Single - First charted on January 12th, 1981, and peaked at 12th position.

Shout And Deliver by The Reels
Shout And Deliver

Single - First charted on April 27th, 1981, and peaked at 43rd position.

Quasimodo's Dream by The Reels
Quasimodo's Dream

Album - First charted on June 8th, 1981, and peaked at 27th position.

This Guy's In Love With You

Single - First charted on October 18th, 1982, and peaked at 7th position.

Beautiful by The Reels

Album - First charted on December 6th, 1982, and peaked at 32nd position.

Bad Moon Rising by The Reels
Bad Moon Rising

Single - First charted on September 22nd, 1986, and peaked at 11th position.

Neighbors by The Reels

Album - First charted on December 5th, 1988, and peaked at 81st position.

50 Known Gigs for The Reels

Date Venue City
Saturday 17th July 1982 Armadale Hotel Armadale, VIC
Prospect Hill Hotel, Kew. VIC Tuesday 20th July 1982 Prospect Hill Hotel Kew, VIC
Thursday 22nd July 1982 Marquee - Stockade Hotel Carlton, VIC
Jump Club, Collingwood. VIC Friday 23rd July 1982 Jump Club

Late show.

Collingwood, VIC
Bombay Rock, Brunswick. VIC Friday 23rd July 1982 Bombay Rock Brunswick, VIC
Saturday 24th July 1982 Sentimental Bloke Bulleen, VIC
Sunday 25th July 1982 Pier Hotel Frankston, VIC
Royal Antler Hotel, Narrabeen. NSW Friday 21st January 1983 Royal Antler Hotel Narrabeen, NSW
Saturday 22nd January 1983 Carmen's Nightclub Miranda, NSW
Thursday 5th May 1983 San Miguel Hotel Cammeray, NSW
Sunday 5th June 1983 Blondies Restaurant Rockdale, NSW
Family Inn, Rydalmere. NSW Saturday 18th June 1983 Family Inn Rydalmere, NSW
Saturday 30th July 1983 Cross Keys Hotel North Essendon, VIC
Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel, Coogee. NSW Saturday 11th January 1986 Selina's - Coogee Bay Hotel Coogee, NSW
Thursday 7th August 1986 Prince Of Wales St Kilda, VIC
Sydney Cove Tavern, Circular Quay. NSW Wednesday 31st December 1986 Sydney Cove Tavern Circular Quay, NSW
Friday 9th October 1987 Palm Beach RSL Club Palm Beach, NSW
Friday 16th October 1987 Prince Of Wales St Kilda, VIC
Saturday 17th October 1987 Corner Hotel Richmond, VIC
Saturday 2nd September 1989 Corner Hotel Richmond, VIC