Just woke up to read that Damien Lovelock is no longer with us.
The Celibate Rifles were part of the soundtrack of my life as a young adult. Opinion in my shared Melbourne student house was that they were “pretty good for a Sydney band”. I never got to see them live, which was a big mistake.
Here’s Damien doing his solo version of Disco Inferno:
And the Celibates as I knew them - Jesus on TV:
Here’s a podcast tribute from 3RRR Livewire: