The Triffids

The Triffids

Perth based Alternate Pop/Rock band from 1978 - 1989



The Triffids has 13 known members

Name Instruments Period
David McComb David McComb Lead Vocals/Guitar/Piano/Bass 1978 - 1989
Alan "Alsy" MacDonald Drums/Percussion/Vocals
Details:

Then: 1982 - 1989

1978 - 1980
Phil Kakulas Guitar/Vocals 1978 - 1979
Byron Sinclair Bass
Details:

Then: 1982 - 1982

1978 - 1979
Robert McComb Violin/Guitar/Keyboards/Percussion/Vocals 1979 - 1989
Margaret Gillard Keyboards 1979 - 1982
Will Akers Bass 1980 - 1982
Mark Peters Drums 1980 - 1981
Martyn P. Casey Martyn P. Casey Bass 1982 - 1989
Simon Cromack Percussion 1982 - 1983
Jill Yates Keyboards 1982 - 1982
Jillian Birt Keyboards/Vocals 1983 - 1989
Graham Lee Guitar/Pedal Steel/Vocals 1985 - 1989

The Triffids discography - 8 recordings

Cover Title Type Release Year First Charted High Pos.
Treeless Plain by The Triffids Treeless Plain
Album 1983
Wide Open Road by The Triffids Wide Open Road
Single 1986 14/04/86 64
Born Sandy Devotional by The Triffids Born Sandy Devotional
Album 1986 37
In The Pines by The Triffids In The Pines
Album 1986 69
Calenture by The Triffids Calenture
Album 1987 32
Bury Me Deep In Love by The Triffids Bury Me Deep In Love
Single 1988 08/02/88 48
The Triffids Present The Black Swan by The Triffids The Triffids Present The Black Swan
Album 1989 59
The Triffids Live Stockholm by The Triffids The Triffids Live Stockholm
Album 1990

35 Known Gigs for The Triffids

Date Venue City
Saturday 10th January 1987 Subiaco Oval

Australian Made Tour

Subiaco, WA
Saturday 17th January 1987 Chandler Velodrome

Australian Made Tour

Chandler, QLD
Saturday 24th 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