one of the more popular wellington punk acts from the late 1990s and early 00s, formed in 1997 by paul tansley (guitar, vocals) and sarah radford (guitar), and later joined by dave hampton (bass) and james watson (drums). through-out the late 90s the band had a swag of high profile tour support slots, as well as being included on the vans warped tour 2000 and airplay on b-net stations across new zealand. the band eventually broke up in 2002 after the release of 4 albums, including a split with fellow wellingtonians monkey puzzle.
picks in bold
- brubeck [1997 self-released]
- brubeck / monkey puzzle split [w/ monkey puzzle 1997 onefoot records]
- the demos… [1998 half pie recordings]
- the myclonic twitch [2001 half pie recordings / shock]