Tumbleweed (band) facts for kids
|Origin||Tarrawanna, New South Wales, Australia|
|Genres||Rock, stoner metal|
|Years active||1990–1998 , 1999 –2003 , 2009 –present|
|Labels||Seed, Waterfront, Polydor, Universal|
|Associated acts||Proton Energy Pills, The Unheard, Monstrous Blues, The Pink Fits, Richie & the Creeps, The Hot Rollers, Brother Brick|
Tumbleweed is an Australian rock group formed in 1990 in Tarrawanna. Three of their studio albums appeared on the ARIA Albums Chart: Tumbleweed (No. 48, 13 December 1992), Galactaphonic (No. 6, May 1995), and Return to Earth (No. 11, 1 September 1996). Three releases reached the top 50 on the related ARIA Singles Chart: "Sundial (Maryjane)" (1993), "Gyroscope" (1994), and "Hang Around" (1995).
They supported United States grunge group, Nirvana, on their January 1992 tour of Australia, and reached the mainstream with their crunchy-psychedelia style. They also supported tours by Rollins Band (June 1994) and Monster Magnet (February to March 1996).
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