Wally and the Falcons

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Band at the center (or centre, since it's Australian) of Oz (aka Oz: A Rock 'n' Roll Road Movie aka 20th Century Oz), a 1976 down under parody of/tribute to The Wizard of Oz. Rather than dirt farmers (that was what the Gales were farming, right? Dirt?), the real-world analogues of Dorothy's adventure were rock musicians. Dorothy, a groupie in this incarnation of the story, hits her head due to a car accident and has an adventure with a brainless surfer, a heartless mechanic, a cowardly biker, and (naturally) a Wizard. The film, whose musical score is by Ross Wilson (frontman of real Australian rock bands Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock), didn't do so well upon release, but has become a cult film.

Glam rocker played by Graham Matters in the 1976 Australian Wizard of Oz parody/tribute Oz (aka Oz: A Rock 'n' Roll Road Movie aka 20th Century Oz). Dorothy, who is a teen groupie in this version, is trying to see the Wizard's last concert while escaping an evil thug with the help of a brainless surfer, heartless mechanic, and cowardly biker (who are all really members of a band she follows). The film, whose musical score is by Ross Wilson (frontman of real Australian rock bands Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock), didn't do so well upon release, but has become a cult film.

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