~ WE COULD REALLY DO WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM OUR FRIENDS ~
SATURDAY 7th JANUARY SAN FRAN / 171 CUBA ST. WELLINGTON
7.30PM Doors / 8PM Kim & Dusty
8.30PM Rosy Tin Teacaddy / 9PM Nadia Reid
9.30PM Eb & Sparrow (full band) $25 PRE-SALES / $20 UNWAGED
EB & SPARROW need a little help to make their new record, and warmly invite you to come and enjoy a summer's night and participate in making that happen. A fantastic showcase of this five piece band's new music and their incredibly talented friends NADIA REID, ROSY TIN TEACADDY and KIM & DUSTY - circumnavigating the musical richness that combines them as a whole from traditional roots to the cutting edge of contemporary folk, this will be a once in a lifetime show!
Sun/Son, their previous record, was nominated as a finalist for both album & song at the NZ Country Music awards and was critically acclaimed the country over - 5 Stars Dompost, 4.5 Stars NZ Herald, 4 Stars NZ Listener ~ unfortunately this does not guarantee funding or transfer this important recognition into dollars, but its does mean that their work is important and should be made and played regardless, this is a band that has toured and earned their reputation and will give back in dedicated work all proceeds to make a record worthy of your generosity and time - let's make magic x!
"This is the sound of your new favourite band" Simon Sweetman
"cements Ebony Lamb’s standing as one of the country’s coolest, most sultry voices and fixes our geography as a setting for dusty, filmic melancholia" LISTENER
"an extraordinary showcase of originality and musicality, which stands out in the current New Zealand landscape" BARRY SAUNDERS, THE WARRATAHS
NADIA REID ~ A richness of voice; a depth of emotion; wisdom beyond her years Nadia Reid has claimed her place as one of New Zealand’s most evocative and profound young songwriters.
“Inspired debut by a young New Zealand singer-songwriter you’ll feel you’ve known forever.” **** MOJO
“Nadia Reid’s impeccable debut will maybe set a wider orbit in motion” **** Uncut
ROSY TIN TEACADDY are Wellington alt-folk duo, Holly Jane Ewens and Andy Hummel (The Woolshed Sessions, Rhian Sheehan) With a partnership that dates back nearly twenty years, the duo are regarded for their on-stage symmetry and effortless blend of vocals.
KIM & DUSTY are known for their whisky harmornies, lonesome ballads and dirty blues You guys were really, really good! Iris Dement