Tag Archives: folk

Too Many Chiefs at Wanganui Club

Magnificent Heritage House hosts heinous hoons Rob Joass, Andrew London, Charlotte Yates and Wayne Mason. A rare opportunity to hear Wayne present his own canon of original songs spanning the decades since he penned Nature, New Zealand’s Song of the Century (voted by APRA members in 2004) while sitting on his girlfriend’s porch in 1969. Joass, Yates and… Read More »

Andrew & Kirsten at Whirinaki (Upper Hutt)

Whirinaki Whare Taonga, also known as Expressions. A couple of hours’ culture for you lucky Huttites. Andrew London’s songs evoke 1940s jazz, Celtic folk and Texas swing stylings, but the lyrics often betray a satirical streak or social commentary; with a significant element of self-deprecating humour typical of middle aged, middle class, Middle Earth dwelling Kiwis. Koha Entry… Read More »