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  • Paul 7:00 AM on September 3, 2016 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights, Fazerdaze, Girls Pissing, HEX, Mental as Anything, Others Way Festival, ,   

    The Others Way Festival 2016 

    Great night out. 43 bands in 6 hours. I made it to 9. All good, not a dud amongst the bands that I saw.

    Others Way gig guide

    The downtown venues were not too far apart, the weather was mild and the beer cold. Reminded me of SXSW.

    I posted some vids on the Facebook from my phone. I also shot a couple of videos.

    I had the most fun with the Aussie band, Scott & Charlene’s Wedding. I don’t usually make it to midnight on a Friday but very pleased I persevered.

    Here’s two clips, first a great cover (I was expecting Benny & the Jets off a recent EP…), then a new track off their latest album.

    Scott & Charlene’s Wedding Live it up (originally Mental as Anything)

    Lots of love going out to the Twerps watching at the front of the audience.

    Scott & Charlene's Wedding at the Wine Cellar – 2 Sept 2016

    Scott & Charlene's Wedding at the Wine Cellar, Auckland on 2 September 2016

    PS, for those confused by the name, watch this (warning – terrible 80’s soundtrack and mullets).

    Scott & Charlene – Neighbours Wedding

    They also played this track

    Scott & Charlene's Wedding – Don't Bother Me


    David Kilgour & The Heavy Eights

    David works really hard to make his music sound effortless.


    David Kilgour & The Heavy Eights playing The Studio, Auckland on 2 September 2016



    Amelia Murray seamlessly makes the move from bedroom pop to the stage. Sweet slacker pop. She was so excited to be on stage. I have included the vid I watched before the gig, and her latest tune to listen to / buy.  Amelia was interviewed here by some American NZ music aficionados who lust after Chris Knox.

    Fazerdaze playing Galatos, Auckland on 2 September 2016

    Little Uneasy – Fazerdaze



    Love their dark, bassy sound.

    HEX playing Neck of the Woods, Auckland on 2 September 2016

    Salad Boys

    Christchurch’s finest.

    Salad Boys – Whammy Bar, Auckland – 2 September 2016

    Girls Pissing …

    Last set of the night for yours truly. Quite a moving piece. Buy the music here.

    Girls pissing on girls pissing playing Neck of the Woods, Auckland on 2 September 2016

  • Paul 8:43 PM on May 15, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Ampersand, , , , , , David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights, , Die! Die! Die!, Kinnie the Explorer, Lemon Jelly, , , , , , , , , , WITCH   

    Nuggets 159 – LoFi 


    The Great Unwashed (AKA The Clean) lauded Duane Eddy, king of the twangy guitar. Here is a twangy mix. haven’t finished adding links etc., soon.

    1) The Staunton Lick (Lemon Jelly) 2) Strange Dream (WITCH) Second outing on a Nugget for this Zambian psychedelic band from the 70’s. 3) Destroy Everything (White Fence) More trippyness  4) My Head Explodes (Ty Segall) Off a single shared with Jeff The Brotherhood. 5) Crazy Rulers of the World (Surf City) 6) Harsh Realm (Widowspeak) Hope Sandoval sound a like from Brooklyn 7) Melanie Down (Cinema Red And Blue) Hamish Kilgour et al. 8) Funeral Baby (The Limiñanas) Was going to include the Bats so I covered off all the members of the Clean, but why listen to Rob Scott when you can have the French version?  9) Before It’s Gone (Male Bonding)  Shop assistants break out. 10) Ome Is Where The Art Is (Moondad) AKA The loudest band in Leicester. Get the rest of their songs for free. 11) Caseman (Die! Die! Die!) On tour, appear to be on their way to Turkey. I am looking forward to catching them when back in NZ. 12) Duh! x 12 (The Hairs) 13) Always Friends (Secret Cities) 14) Caroline, Please Kill Me (Coma Cinema) 15) This Isn’t a Good Night for Walking (Arches) 16) I’m Still Waiting (Ampersand) 17) What a Pleasure (Beach Fossils) From their new album, now on Emusic. Comfort food for the ears. 18) One By Words (Catwalk) 19) Would (Alice in Chains) (Coma Cinema) 20) Twelve Roses (Beach Fossils) Their  latest album also on Emusic. 21) Diamond Mine (David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights) The rest of the Clean. 22) Blind Spider (Kinnie The Explorer) 23) Desire Lines (Deerhunter) wonderful.

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