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The Wild One: Johnny O'Keefe

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An elemental force present at the creation of Australian rock 'n' roll, Johnny O'Keefe converted incredible drive, a tremendous flair for showmanship and a larrikin spirit into status as his country's first rock star.

Tragically, Johnny was dead at 43, after thirty hit singles and twenty-eight albums, and a succession of (self-inflicted) disasters – a near fatal car crash,
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Published February 18th 2013 by Bolinda Audio
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Kevin Orrman-Rossiter
Nice tribute biography of Johnny O'Keefe - Australia's King of Rock'n'Roll. Like many artists from that era, a tragic life.
Blue Mountains Library
JOK was a favourite of my Dad’s. It was good to read about the man behind the songs. Another tragic rock n roll story.

Joe Sampson
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