Murali celebrated in Sri Lankan Musical Rhythms via Alston Koch

Murali the official music video & song

Alston Koch is best remembered for his original songs, the most popular one being DISCO LADY,documented as the very first disco original work out of Australia in 1976 securing him a gold disc and also ‘KOOKABURRA’ the theme song for the America’s Cup in 1986 which was one of the first music videos played on MTV (USA) when they started broadcasting in the USA. Koch went on to write the theme for ‘Climate Change’ which was played to 170 of the World’s leaders in Copenhagen in Dec 2009. He was made Goodwill Ambassador for Climate Change and was also recently inducted into the Hard Rock Hotel ‘Hall of Fame’

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One response to “Murali celebrated in Sri Lankan Musical Rhythms via Alston Koch

  1. EMAIL APPRECIATIONS from Former SRI LANKAN CRICKETERS for both ALSTON & MURALI:

    * MICHAEL TISSERA: “Thanks very much….. Will pass around. catchy tune and well deserved.

    * NIHAL GURUSINGHE: “Thanks Michael for sharing Alston Koch’s song re,Murali. I have not heard it before and it was quite a treat to hear it for the first time.

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