MUSEUM VISITING CONTACT  NEWSLETTER JOINING ROLL OF RENOWN HANDS OF FAME

DIRTWATER BAND (1996)
Brett, Colin & Jeffrey Dallas

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1963 – Brett Dallas born in Sydney on January 16th

1965 – Colin Dallas born in Cooma on November 8th.

1970 – Jeffrey Dallas born in Sydney August 27th.

Sons of Rex Dallas who began as “The Dallas Cowboys”. Brett on lead guitar and vocals, Colin on drums and Jeffrey on mandolin with Frank Jones on bass.

They toured Australia and New Zealand.

Colin wrote Rex’s award winning song “His Spurs Are Rusty Now”.

Their record release was Brett’s “Silver Bells” on CM Records.

They were the first country band to appear on television in Darwin.

All members of the “Dirtwater Band” have played and backed many artists over the years.

1996 – Inducted into the Hands of Fame.