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13/09/2016

The Beths: Warm Blood EP

The Beths are a small part of a much greater Auckland-based collective whole, a group of musical projects that include the ...

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26/08/2016

Fresh Talent: Bakers Eddy

In 2009, childhood buddies Ciarann Babbington (vocals/guitar) and Jamie Gordon (drums/vocals) formed a punk rock band: Bakers ...

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16/06/2016

Mr Sterile Assembly: It’s All Over

This impossibly tight ‘outsider punk’ duo (just drums and bass, with vocals by both performers) can always be counted ...

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13/06/2016

Street Chant: Beyond The Isthmus

For a band with such a familiar name, Street Chant don’t seem to have done a lot to get in our faces, or charts, since ...

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10/06/2016

Threat.Meet.Protocol: Mindless Consumption

Threat.Meet.Protocol‘s ‘Mindless Consumption’, an album by the drums/keyboard/bass punk trio from Tauranga, is Muzai ...

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07/06/2016

The Grow Room Evicted

The Grow Room’s era on the second floor of Auckland's St Kevin’s Arcade is coming to an end following an eviction notice ...

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23/05/2016

Maple Syrup: Ace & Gab’s Honeymoon EP

Maple Syrup (featured in NZM February/March 2016) is Wellington’s latest indie-punk band with an energetic sound influenced ...

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Threat.Meet.Protocol: Hypocrisy Of Consumption

‘Way back in 2011, Threat.Meet.Protocol thought they were pretty original. Being a combo consisting of just bass and drums ...

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