"Beds Are Burning" is a 1987 worldwide hit single by Australian rock band 'Midnight Oil', the first track from their album 'Diesel and Dust'. This song is among the band's best-known songs outside Australia. It reached no.1 in the New Zealand and South African charts, no.6 on the UK Singles Chart, and no. 17 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It is one of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.

Midnight Oil were an Australian rock band originally performing as Farm from 1972 with drummer Rob Hirst, bass guitarist Andrew James and keyboard player/lead guitarist Jim Moginie.

Cover of Midnight Oil's album "Red Sails in the Sunset" by Japanese collage artist Tsunehisa Kimura. Image is of Sydney Harbor (note the Opera House center, left) after a hypothetical nuclear strike.

Waterfall by Tsunehisa Kimura. Japanese artist Tsunehisa Kimura was initially inspired by the polemical graphics of John Heartfield to create his own ph.

Midnight Oil - Earth and Sun and Moon album cover

Midnight Oil - Earth and Sun and Moon album cover

Midnight Oil - 'Head Injuries' full album photo art from 1979.

Midnight Oil - 'Head Injuries' full album photo art from

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Diesel and Dust from Midnight Oil album cover

Midnight Oil • 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

This Midnight Oil number has the 3 guitars and the percussions balanced just right for headphone listening imo.


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