MOONPOPPER – Underground

A 3 song CD-Single from Moonpopper. A solo collective featuring BFM top 10 hit – Free Ride. Guest vocalist Debbie Silvey gives an ethereal slant to the title track Underground, as does violinist Katrina Te Rito. Closing track Cash That Cheque is Pop-Punk with harmonic drive feedback. CD SINGLE

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Marc Hogan – Web

LP Instrumental soloist Marc Hogan introduces WEB with medieval church organ which quickly hurtle us into a technological stonehenge, a unique conglomeration of metal drum machine and synth, with subtle elements evoking imagery not usually associated with heavy metal fare. Theres a Jazz element in Jazzbeen but otherwise its all darker stuff. The insane industrial […]

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GERARD GILLESPIE – Didn’t We Do Well

LP With moods ranging from emotional melancholy to more upbeat reminiscing , even wry humour with a message, Gerard Gillespie sings about life both personal and anecdotal. The acoustic instrumentation Guitars, Piano, Accordion, Hammond Organ, Percussion and Flute are all used as befitting the particular song.

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SEMTEX – Malice

LP A lively mix of ska & punk with some real sing along anthems thrown in. Alicia’s expressive vocals are well complimented by others in the band,and Sean’s gruff barks add a warm humour. Theres a couple of classics amongst the Punk numbers, some effective horn stabs and some real menace too.

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Lungbutter

EP Album Primal 3 piece rock that’ll hit you round the head and spit you out. Theres songs in them hills and rhythym in dem bones. Rock on mudda fu#*!as. “Back into guitar territory, the delightfully named Lungbutter fire off the five songs of their self-titled EP in just over ten minutes. Funnily enough the […]

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ALPHA PLAN – Uno Projecto

EP album Hero’s abroad yet shunned in their own village. Alpha Plan present this four track EP. A “studio” album which is more sonic and groove orientated than their first label outing. A superb follow up which will leave all doubters speechless or witless.

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AGE OF DOG – Age Of Dog

AGE OF DOG LP Down the stairs and into the archives. Recordings from Dunedin as well as Live Auckland tracks ’92 – ’93 complete with fold out press clippings and fond memorabilia. – ‘With a noisy dense and hard sound Age of Dog scared stoner audiences in Dunedin, and toured New Zealand twice before splitting […]

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AKDK – Resistance Is Futile

LP Anthemic Rock that ‘Wall of Thunders’ with just a hint of sharp acid punk. A twin guitar attack that twists and growl with the heavy menace of a bad dream. Stuttergun pace that sometimes stumbles to a lizard’s crawl…..

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Earwig and Stinkbug Compilation

LP Here at last is a compilation of 13 bands recorded at Earwig Studios. Pocket Watch / O / Readers Wives / Waste of time / A.K.Decay / The Landing / Honey Barbara / The Remote Controls / Abels Grave Band / Lure of Shoes / Mr Fuzz / Gaunt Pudding / Fitch / Figure 60 […]

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FIGURE 60 – Land Sharks

LP This posthumous release of legendary free metal pioneers Figure 60 takes nine unreleased tracks from the now vindicated “lost weekend” of 1995. To complete the epitaph are an assortment of songs from their Crawlspace Records 7″, cassette only releases, and Geraldine vinyl outings. A mixed bag of melody, inventive noise, and irresistable grooves for […]

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