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Amplifier Newsletter #157 - 23 February 2005

Amplifier Newsletter #157 - 23 February 2005

Kia ora .

A few more days left before the AK05 Late Nite Lounge competition is
drawn, you and 4 friends will win the table with a $150
bar tab. Catching either OpenSouls and dDub (10 March) or Rhombus and The
WBC (12 March) in the plush environs of the Civic Theatre's Winter


Also being drawn next week will be the last Sony Hi-MD Walkman valued at
over $500 retail. Check it.
Ka kite ano.


Latest Goodies

Win a double pass to Shapeshifter

Thanks to Shapeshifter we've got a double pass to give away to one of the
shows on their upcoming New Zealand tour. Shapeshifter have been one of
amplifier's most popular bands for the past few months and their track,
When I Return (Feat. Ladi 6), recently hit number 1 on our track chart.


From Street To Sky - Unity Pacific

'From Street To Sky' is the story of Tigilau Ness as told through his
group, Unity Pacific. The album was recorded at Revolver's number one
studio and the majority of it consists of full band live takes with
limited use of overdub and effects. The band took their cue from the
classic era of roots reggae when strength of musicianship, lyrics and
production were at the fore.

Tokyo - Pine
Pine's latest video for their single Tokyo is a performance video set
amongst a large contingent of Robots and paraphernalia. An amazing visual
experience. Pine continue to produce a classic southern pop sound with
lo-fi intensity and great melodic sensibility.

Luv Came Thru - Dukes

The Dukes formed in early 2003 and write and perform raw, groovy, guitar
music. The Dukes are releasing their resulting debut long player this
year, with the first single and music video 'Luv Came Thru'.

Bobby and the Bonsters

Bobby and the Bonsters are a band dedicated to creating upbeat innovative
music for the under fives. Bobby and the Bonsters comprises a husband and
wife team who with combined qualifications in both music and Early
childhood have researched the under fives and tested their music
thoroughly. With their unique songs and infective energy children are
inspired to learn actively with fun and laughter.

Staff Selecta

In Our Hands

Reveal Youself

Cornerstone Roots

Mild Thing
The Hot Grits


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