The Triffids

The Triffids
13 Members 8 Recordings 36 Gigs

Perth based Alternate Pop/Rock band from 1978 - 1989

The Triffids has 13 known members

David McComb
David McComb

Lead Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Bass 1978 - 1989 More...

Alan "Alsy" MacDonald

Drums, Percussion, Vocals 1978 - 1980

Then: 1982 - 1989


Phil Kakulas

Guitar/Vocals 1978 - 1979 More...

Byron Sinclair

Bass 1978 - 1979

Then: 1982 - 1982


Robert McComb

Violin, Guitar, Keyboards, Percussion, Vocals 1979 - 1989 More...

Margaret Gillard

Keyboards 1979 - 1982 More...

Will Akers

Bass 1980 - 1982 More...

Mark Peters

Drums 1980 - 1981 More...

Martyn P. Casey
Martyn P. Casey

Bass 1982 - 1989 More...

Simon Cromack

Percussion 1982 - 1983 More...

Jill Yates

Keyboards 1982 - 1982 More...

Jillian Birt

Keyboards/Vocals 1983 - 1989 More...

Graham Lee

Guitar, Pedal Steel, Vocals 1985 - 1989 More...

The Triffids discography - 8 recordings

Wide Open Road by The Triffids
Wide Open Road

Single - First charted on April 14th, 1986, and peaked at 64th position.

Born Sandy Devotional by The Triffids
Born Sandy Devotional

Album - Peaked at 37th position.

In The Pines by The Triffids
In The Pines

Album - Peaked at 69th position.

Calenture by The Triffids

Album - Peaked at 32nd position.

Bury Me Deep In Love by The Triffids
Bury Me Deep In Love

Single - First charted on February 8th, 1988, and peaked at 48th position.

The Triffids Present The Black Swan by The Triffids
The Triffids Present The Black Swan

Album - Peaked at 59th position.

36 Known Gigs for The Triffids

Date Venue City
Sunday 4th January 1987 Olympic Park Stadium Australian Made Tour Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 10th January 1987 Subiaco Oval

Australian Made Tour

Subiaco, WA
Saturday 17th January 1987 Chandler Velodrome

Australian Made Tour

Chandler, QLD
Monday 26th January 1987 Endeavour Field

Australian Made Tour

Woolooware, NSW
Sydney Cove Tavern, Circular Quay. NSW Saturday 2nd April 1988 Sydney Cove Tavern Circular Quay, NSW
Sydney Cove Tavern, Circular Quay. NSW Sunday 3rd April 1988 Sydney Cove Tavern Circular Quay, NSW