Tex Perkins

Tex Perkins (born Gregory Stephen Perkins on 28 December 1964 in Darwin, Australia) is an Australian singer-songwriter, who is widely known for fronting the popular Australian rock-band The Cruel Sea, but has also performed with the Beasts of Bourbon, Thug, James Baker Experience, The Butcher Shop, Salamander Jim, and Tex, Don and Charlie. He has also released many solo records. In 1997, a portrait of Tex Perkins by artist Bill Leak won the Packing Room award at the Archibald Prize.

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Bill Leak
... Malcolm Turnbull in 1994, Graham Richardson in 1995, Tex Perkins in 1997, Gough Whitlam in 1998, Sir Les Patterson in 2000 and Robert Hughes in 2001 ... He won the Packing Room Prize twice (for Tex Perkins and Sir Les Patterson) and also won the People's Choice Award for Malcolm Turnbull ... Salter, musician Bon Scott and Aboriginal activist Charles Perkins ...
Tex Perkins - References
... Tex Perkins official site The Dark Horses official site Myspace site TNT official site Interview with Tex Perkins in 2003 Video Interview with Tex Perkins and Tim Rogers on ABC2 ...
Charlie Owen (musician)
... He is a member of Tex, Don and Charlie, The Beasts of Bourbon, Tex Perkins and The Dark Horses, Large Number 12s, Maurice Frawley and The Working Class Ringos ... Owen has produced albums by The Plunderers, Louis Tillett, Louis Tillett and Charlie Owen, Tex Perkins and Penny Ikinger and has contributed as a session player on albums by many artists ...
Murray Paterson
... and musician most notable for his collaborations with Tex Perkins ... Among his compositions are Fine Mess and Ice in the Sun from the Tex Perkins album Dark Horses Lucid, Midnight Sunshine and A Name on Every One from the Tex ... Paterson and Perkins worked on the soundtrack for the film Beautiful Kate, the directorial feature debut from Rachel Ward ...

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