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Wax Chattels @ Lock Tavern

Tuesday 26 June 2018 – Wax Chattels @ Camden Lock. I am a massive fan of Auckland, by way of Dunedin, band Die! Die! Die!. I believe they are the band I have seen the most often over the 38 … Continue reading

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RIP The Kings Arms Tavern, may you rest loudly.

Kings Arms Tavern, Auckland. 2007-2009 The Kings Arms Tavern has been a key venue in the Auckland music scene since 1995. It opened soon after the equally (in)famous Gluepot closed to bands. Sadly the Kings Arms, the KA, closes its … Continue reading

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The Telescopes with Flavor Crystals @ London Fields Brewhouse.

Thursday 22 September 2016 – London. I really like the psychedelic, droney, shoegazey, not sure how you describe them, band, The Telescopes. They have existed in one form or the other since the late 1980s, though the singer Stepen Lawrie … Continue reading

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Thurston Moore and Steve Noble @ Wildcard Brewery

January 21 2016 – Walthamstow. Yep, Walthamstow. The town/suburb/area where I live. Inside a 10 minute walk from home, legendary alt-rock/noise guitarist Thurston Moore played a gig. It never happened in Green Bay – my home suburb in Auckland. Living … Continue reading

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UK Subs with The Ramonas @ Islington Academy.

Friday 11 December 2015 – London. A few weeks ago my mate Steve bought us both tickets to go and see the UK Subs at the 02 Academy in Islington. I haven’t been to a punk gig in ages, the … Continue reading

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Disappears @ 100 Club

Monday 23 November 2015 – Disappears gig @ 100 Club, London. Another week and another concert, this is getting a bit habitual, and in a good way too. I have a ticket to one more gig this year, but suspect … Continue reading

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Spectres gig @ Power Lunches.

Wednesday 18 November 2015 – Spectres Gig @ Power Lunches, Dalston, London. Bristol four piece Spectres, are definitely the band I have listened to most in the last year, especially since their debut LP ‘Dying’ arrived on my doorstep in … Continue reading

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