The Beautiful Girls
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The Beautiful Girls are an Australian band from the New South Wales coast composed of Mat McHugh on vocals and guitar, Paulie B on bass and Bruce Braybrooke on drums.Read More...
TBG have released five full length albums: Learn Yourself, We're Already Gone, Ziggurats, Spooks and Dancehall Days; as well as one EP, Morning Sun, TBG have an eclectic style of their own, with smatterings of rock, acoustic, reggae, pop and folk all through their music. Many people find elements of artists such as Ben Harper, Jack Johnson and The Police, but their most recent album Spooks has, among others, Bob Marley influences.
TBG have been nominated for Best Music Video: I Thought About You, at the Inside Film Awards 2007; Best Blues & Roots Album at the ARIA Music Awards of 2005
And for the J Award 2005
They have also made it into the Triple J Hottest 100 four times: twice in 2003 at #41 ("Blackbird") and #62 ("Music") and twice again in 2005 at #68 ("...And We'll Dance on the Ashes of What's Left") and #81 ("Let's Take the Long Way Home").
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- LyricsWell I woke up last night, couldn't tell if I was dreaming.
I thought I saw the face of an angel and I heard her speaking to me.
She said my boy, don't fill up your head with trivial things.
'cause life's too beautiful for you to leave.
Just like periscopes up in the sky,
- Dela - 178,685 plays
- LyricsThis day is getting older,
In fading light it's beautiful.
This wind is blowing colder,
And too soon I'll feel it's pull.
Still, I took all my chances,
- LyricsWell I was walking back home real late
Look at the stars up in the sky
Thought of the wishes I had made
Then started, thinking about all the time we had left
Was counting out my mistakes
- La Mar - 190,470 plays
- We're Already Gone - 95,985 plays
- Spanish Town - 100,299 plays
- In Love - 96,979 plays
- Bring Me Your Cup - 90,797 plays
- Under a Southern Sky - 71,445 plays