Tag Archives: New Zealand

The Gordons

4-16-13          The Gordons win an award in NZ! Happy birthday, Henry Mancini!  (Born 1924). http://www.indies.co.nz I had the good fortune to actually see The Gordons in NZ on one of my earlier visits.  They were unbelievable energetic – so much … Continue reading

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100 Essential New Zealand Albums

10-9-12          100 Essential New Zealand Albums John Lennon born 1940, Sean Lennon born 1975; on 10-9-76 Dr. Feelgood “Stupidity” Live LP was No. 1 in England. I was recently given a book by NZ musician Nick Bollinger called “100 Essential … Continue reading

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Mother Goose

2-15-11 Mother Goose New Zealand art rockers! LP DON’T BELIEVE IN FAIRYTALES                                              MUSHROOM AUS   L 37147 1979 9 TRKS 7″ I THINK IT’S YOU / OL’ BLUE                                                     MUSHROOM AUS   K 7126 1978 2 TRKS no pic sleeve 7″ MARGUERITTA AND … Continue reading

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October, 1990

10-21-10 October, 1990 Twenty years ago, I was readying myself to return to the U.S. after nearly a year of living in England.  The company that I was invited over to run had ‘failed’.  We were too early for the … Continue reading

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Ultimate Collection #3

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