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Amplifier Newsletter #141 - 20 October 2004

Amplifier Newsletter #141 - 20 October 2004

Kia Ora . Scribe goes gold in Aussie, Tourist is No.1 on the B and Big Day Out 2005 tickets are on sale now! check it http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/list?criteria=type&value=5 amplifier

New Material

ARTIST EDMUND CAKE Since the dissolution of Bressa Creeting Cake in 1997, what exactly Edmund Cake has been up to in the intervening years is anyone's guess, but his new album Downtown Puff may just provide a few clues . Check the tracks Gunga and Beautiful Sleep. http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=9222


VIDEO LEATHER AND TATTOOS - 48 MAY Described as "Sum 41 meets Foo Fighters, with a hint of Def Leppard", 48May's feel-good music perfectly reflects their laid-back, outgoing personalities. http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=9288

ALBUM EP VOLUME - KORA ALBUM EP VOLUME - KORA Kora are proud to announce their first release on the 18th of October 'EP Volume' featuring the track 'Politician' which held the number 1 spot on Radioscope's alternative chart for two weeks, whilst staying in the top ten for a further eight weeks. http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=9319

COMPETITION P-MONEY - MAGIC CITY To celebrate the release of P-Money's second album Magic City, amplifier in conjunction with Festival Mushroom Records is giving you the chance to win a copy! ENTER DRAW http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=9338

FEATURED TRACKS - STAFF PICKS

Do You Feel The Cold? Tourist http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=9277

Land of Freezing Days Dark Tower http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=1714

Sweet Division Del Rey System http://www.amplifier.co.nz/amp/view?item_id=8967

ENDS

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