Posts Categorized: Music

Motorhead play Taranaki in October

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I’m finally planning on breaking my gig fast….Motorhead are playing TSB stadium New Plymouth October 20 Weird they’re not playing Auckland but it works well for me. I know Motorhead played Palmerston North when I was a very young whipper snapper, if I remember rightly there was a stabbing incident. Support from Rose Tattoo, surely… Read more »

Backstage With The Modern Dancers

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Canadiana-indie-folk-country act Great Lake Swimmers have recently released a video for Backstage With The Modern Dancers off their latest album Ongiara. Not sure whether the Great Lake Swimmers albums are available in NZ music stores but you can download the lot from the great little Canadian independent music store Zunior.com. I say buy the lot!… Read more »

The View, on fire, Kings Arms, Auckland

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The View are playing at The Kings Arms in Auckland June 4th. I saw them in Edinburgh before I left and they were on fire. Loads of Dundee kids were there tearing the place apart. Kyle has been hospitalised in Japan with blood poisoning, so hopefully he recovers in time for the Kings Arms gig…. Read more »

Hey ho! Let’s grow!

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ILLICIT CLOTHING have baby gear! I haven’t spent any time in Auckland since I’ve been back in NZ so I didn’t know until someone told me today. There’s hoodies, onesies, bibs and rock n roll feeding bowls! Now I need to find some hair accessories for Edie’s Robert Smith look, some spider hair clips or… Read more »

Camp A Low Hum

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Camp A Low Hum Feb 3-5 Wainuiomata. approx 50 bands playing, Camp activities plus whatever kind of fun you want to bring. http://www.alowhum.com/ blink’s NZ answer to All Tomorrow’s Parties download the Camp Low Hum zine now

Great Lake Swimmers on Zunior

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no baby here yet but we’ve been buying some kids CDs in anticipation. I can’t face The Wiggles of Hi-5 or whatever, so I got the Rough Trade Save the Children CD Colours Are Brighter featuring Belle & Sebastian, Franz Ferdinand, Snow Patrol, The Flaming Lips, The Kooks, Four Tet etc and while I was… Read more »