Machinations

Also known as Machinations, The
Members of Machinations: Fred Loneragan, Henry Downes, John Mackay, Nick Swan, Tim Doyle (2), Tony Starr, Warren McLean
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machinations_(band), http://rqsretrouniverse.blogspot.com/2008/06/big-music-from-machinations.html

Discography of Machinations:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The Big Beat 7 Audio 1986 White Label Records
2 4 Track EP 4 Audio 1980 Phantom Records (3)
3 You Got Me Going Again 2 Audio 1985 White Label Records
4 You Got Me Going Again 2 Audio 1985 Epic
5 Pressure Sway 2 Audio 1983 A&M Records
6 Average Inadequacy / Machinations Of Dance 2 Audio 1982 White Label Records
7 Intimacy 2 Audio 1988
8 Intimacy (Extended Mix) 4 Audio 1988 White Label Records
9 Esteem 7 Audio 1983 White Label Records
10 Pressure Sway 3 Audio 1983 White Label Records
11 Esteem 6 Audio 1983 A&M Records
12 Do To You 2 Audio 1987 White Label Records
13 No Say In It 2 Audio 1984 White Label Records
14 Cars & Planes 4 Audio 1989 White Label Records
15 Execution Of Love 3 Audio 1985 White Label Records
16 Uptown 13 Audio 1990 Current
17 No Say In It / 5 Minutes Black 2 Audio 1984 Epic
18 Esteem 7 Audio 1991 White Label Records
19 Big Music 10 Audio 1991 White Label Records
20 Pressure Sway 3 Audio 1983 A&M Records
21 Big Music 10 Audio 1986
22 My Heart's On Fire 2 Audio 1985 White Label Records
23 Pressure Sway 3 Audio 1983
24 Esteem 6 Audio 1983
25 Pressure Sway 3 Audio 1983 A&M Records
26 You Got Me Going Again 2 Audio 1985 Epic
27 No Say In It 2 Audio 1984 Epic
28 Big Music 10 Audio 1985 White Label Records
29 Uptown 11 Audio 1990 Three Eggs
30 Uptown 13 Audio
31 Uptown 11 Audio 1990 White Label Records
32 The Big Beat 7 Audio 1986 White Label Records
33 No Say In It 2 Audio 1984 White Label Records
34 No Say In It 2 Audio 1986 Epic
35 Do To You 3 Audio 1987 A&M Records
36 Esteem 7 Audio
37 Uptown 11 Audio 1990 Current
38 My Heart's On Fire 2 Audio 1985 White Label Records


Machinations was a Sydney-based Australian pop band in the early 1980s. Notable national hits included "Pressure Sway", "My Heart's On Fire" and "No Say In It".

In 1985 Machinations performed all three hit songs for the Oz for Africa concert (part of the global Live Aid program). It was broadcast in Australia (on both Seven Network and Nine Network) and on MTV in the US.


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