Sounds Like Us was an Australian Music television series aimed at teens and twenties. Hosted by Jeff Phillips it featured guest stars performing with a 32 piece band, directed by Brian May, and 18 singers and dancers.[1][2] Performances were live with no miming.[3] The first episode aired on 2 October 1969 with guests Bev Harrell and Bryan Davies.[4]

Sounds Like Us
GenreMusic television
Written byGodfrey Philipp
Directed byGodfrey Philipp
Dennis Price
Jack Manuel
Presented byJeff Phillips
Country of originAustralia
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes18
Original release
Release2 October 1969 (1969-10-02) –
1970 (1970)

See also



  1. ^ "The Canberra Times Television and Radio Guide: Sounds Like Us". The Canberra Times. 29 September 1969. p. 15. Retrieved 6 November 2023 – via National Library of Australia.
  2. ^ White, Sally (1 October 1969). "Sounds Like Us – a musical show that has youth appeal". The Australian Women's Weekly. p. 17. Retrieved 23 June 2013 – via National Library of Australia.
  3. ^ Latreille, Anne (23 July 1969), "Curtain calls", The Age
  4. ^ Harrison, Angus (25 September 1969), "This is pop!", The Age