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Rock groups -- New Zealand

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: none

Found in 132 Collections and/or Records:

Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men and Moral Fibre., [1988]-04-22

 Item — Poster 190: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90190
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising a concert by New Zealand rock bands Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men and Moral Fibre. Includes a drawing of three-headed man. Also includes a black & white photograph of a T-shirt bearing the words 'Sex and Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll'. Also includes the texts: 'At least my rock 'n' roll can't give you AIDS. At Myross Bush Hall, Invitation only, 10pm this Friday, see Kane, 22 April'.

Dates: [1988]-04-22

Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men are at the Whitehouse this Friday - 6th October, [1989]-10-06

 Item — Poster 121: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90121
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Poster advertising a concert by New Zealand rock band Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men. Includes a nine-panel comic strip by Matt Groening featuring a character named Bongo.

Dates: [1989]-10-06

Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men from New Zealand., [1989]-06-02/[1989]-06-03

 Item — Poster 189: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90189
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising concerts by New Zealand rock band Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men. Includes a black & white photograph of the band. Also includes the texts: 'June 2 9:34 Friday, June 3 10:28 Saturday. Arts Club Seymour, San Francisco, CA. Special Guest: Punk piano player D.J. Lebowitz, Not a disc jockey. Lounge thrash. Holiday Inn Cambodia on solo piano. Twisted dog songs. Sid Vicious meets Liberace. Piano pounder dares to mix Fats Domino, Sex Pist.'

Dates: [1989]-06-02/[1989]-06-03

Pretty Wicked Head & Those Desperate Men, appearing at..., 1990c

 Item — Poster 188: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90188
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Poster advertising New Zealand rock band Pretty Wicked Head and the Desperate Men. Includes a hand-coloured drawing of comic book style superhero. Includes the text: 'Portrait of the artist before he disovered beer'. Also includes a paragraph of text quoting Aldous Huxley.

Dates: 1990c

Purple Siren : Thin Red Line., 1986c

 Item — Poster 39: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90039
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising Purple Siren and Thin Red Line. Poster is red, with a purple square in the centre intersected by two red lines. Also includes the text (in purple): 'Thanks to NZ Students Arts Council + NZR'.

Dates: 1986c

Schtung in concert, Sunday, April 3rd., [1977]-04-03

 Item — Poster 598: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90598
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Poster advertising a Wellington concert by New Zealand rock band Schtung. Includes an image of a soldier holding a rifle, with the silhouettes of men carrying guitars marching along the barrel. Also includes the texts: '8pm, Downstage's new 'Half Way Up' Theatre'.

Dates: [1977]-04-03

Screaming Blam-matic Roadshow., [1981]-07-08/[1981]-07-28

 Item — Poster 385: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90385
Scope and Contents note Poster advertising a tour by New Zealand rock bands Screaming Meemees, Blam Blam Blam and Newmatics. Includes a red & white drawing of a chicken with large teeth. Also includes the texts: 'July Tour: Wed 8th Mainstreet, Sat 11th Massey University, Tues 14th Terminus Hotel, Wed 15th Terminus Hotel, Thurs 16th Victoria University, Sat 18th Lincoln College, Sun 19th Canterbury University, Mon 20th Gladstone, Tues 21st Gladstone, Wed 22nd Gladstone, Sun 26th Otago University, Mon 27th...
Dates: [1981]-07-08/[1981]-07-28

Set your guy on fire with the 3D's, Cyclops at the Savoy, Sunday, 5th November., [1989]-11-05

 Item — Poster 15: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90015
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Poster adverting a concert by rock bands the 3D's and Cyclops in Dunedin. Includes a photograph of a burning effigy of a giant man. Also includes the texts: 'Formal attire. Tickets on sale for $6.00 from Records Records & Echo Records. (No door sales)'.

Dates: [1989]-11-05

Six Volts: Group with a 1,000 moods., 1986c

 Item — Poster 366: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90366
Scope and Contents note

Poster adverting New Zealand musical group Six Volts. Includes a photograph of the musicians, and a photograph of a harbour with a drawing of a galleon and a skeleton in a wig transposed onto the photograph. Also includes the texts: 'Thanks to QEII and Regional Arts Council T.D.U. "Original and hugely entertaining Musical Group" - Dominion.' Also includes the logo of Braille Records and the drawing of an anchor.

Dates: 1986c

Skank Attack and Murder Inc. [Orange], 19??-09-17/19??-09-20

 Item — Poster 298: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90298
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Poster advertising a tour by New Zealand rock bands Skank Attack and Murder Inc. Includes an image of fireworks behind a castle. Also includes the text: 'Clyde Quay Tavern Wgtn 17th Sept., Windsor Castle Auck. 19, 20th Sept.' Orange copy.

Dates: 19??-09-17/19??-09-20

Skank Attack and Murder Inc. [Yellow], [1986]-09-17/[1986]-09-20

 Item — Poster 297: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90297
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising a tour by New Zealand rock bands Skank Attack and Murder Inc. Includes an image of fireworks behind a castle. Also includes the text: 'Clyde Quay Tavern Wgtn 17th Sept., Windsor Castle Auck. 19, 20th Sept.' Yellow copy.

Dates: [1986]-09-17/[1986]-09-20

Skank Attack: Debut EP soon, don't miss out., [1986]-11-20/[1986]-12-07

 Item — Poster 296: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90296
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising a tour and album by New Zealand rock band Skank Attack. Also includes the texts: 'Live cassette out now $8 from Cascade Records, PO Box 40620, Upper Hutt, Wgtn. Dunedin: Chippendale House Thurs 20th Nov., Christchurch: The Gladstone Fri 21st, sat 22nd Nov., Wellington: Wakefield Market Sat 29th Nov., Auckland Windsor Castle Fri 5th, Sat 6th Dec., Performance Café Sun 7th Dec.'

Dates: [1986]-11-20/[1986]-12-07

Skeptics.

 Item — Poster 262: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90262
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising New Zealand rock band Skeptics. Includes a pop-art style design of black lines.

Dates: 1977 - 1992

Sneaky Feelings 12" single 'Better than before' Out now., 1986-06-13/1986-06-14

 Item — Poster 282: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90282
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Poster advertising a 12" single and concerts by New Zealand rock band Sneaky Feelings. Includes a drawing of man dancing, with a 45rpm record above his head. Also includes the texts: 'A Flying Nun Record. c/w "Wouldn't cry" + "Here's to the other six". New! Next appearing at - Oriental June 13/14.'

Dates: 1986-06-13/1986-06-14

Sneaky Feelings appearing at Oriental on Fri 13 / Sat 14., 1986c

 Item — Poster 272: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90272
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising a concert by New Zealand rock band Sneaky Feelings. Includes drawings of balloons.

Dates: 1986c

Sneaky Feelings & The Verlaines, Orientation 1987., 1987-02-27/1987-03-07

 Item — Poster 102: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90102
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Poster advertising a 1987 Orientation tour by New Zealand rock bands Sneaky Feelings and The Verlaines. Includes a drawing of a mountain range, stars and the moon. A compass is floating above the mountain range. Also includes the texts: ' Auckland - Galaxy Fri 27 Feb, Waikato University Mon 2 Mar, Massey University Tues 3 Mar, Victoria University Wed 4 Mar, Otago University Fri 6 Mar, Canterbury Sat 7 Mar. Thanks to N.Z.S.A.C.'

Dates: 1987-02-27/1987-03-07

Soggy Porridge - Slurp Track, five track 12"EP out now., 1983c

 Item — Poster 317: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90317
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising the EP Slurp Track by New Zealand rock group Soggy Porridge. Includes a photograph of the band. Also includes the name: 'Skull Printworks'.

Dates: 1983c

Soluble Fish '83, Sydenham Fire Stn. UCR University Orientation., 1983

 Item — Poster 196: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90196
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Poster advertising a 1983 Orientation performance in Christchurch by New Zealand rock band Soluble Fish. Includes ten different black & white photographs of the various band members, some of whom are playing instruments.

Dates: 1983

Songs and Stories from The Front Lawn with Don McGlashan + Harry Sinclair., 1985c

 Item — Poster 187: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90187
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Poster advertising New Zealand rock band The Front Lawn. Includes a drawing of two men's heads and an electric guitar on grass. Also includes the text: 'With the assistance of the QEII Arts Council. Poster by Derek Ward'.

Dates: 1985c

Speed all night: Blam Blam Blam, Newmatics., [1982]-03-05

 Item — Poster 84: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90084
Scope and Contents note Poster advertising an Orientation concert at the University of Canterbury. Includes a black & white, op-art style image of converging lines, with an image of a circular piece of electronic equipment in centre. Also includes the texts: 'All Fours... Ballon D'essai... Clients... Desparate Measures... Mainly Spaniards... Playthings... Wastrels. Plus Sex-sational movie marathon 1 a.m. Plus Super Supper 4 a.m. Ballroom All night from 8 p.m. Fri Mar 5. 1 student I.D. required per couple plus 1...
Dates: [1982]-03-05

Spines

 Item — Poster 12: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90012
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising the New Zealand rock band 'Spines'. Includes a wood-cut style drawing of two people. Also includes the text: 'With the assistance of the NZ Students Arts Council'.

Dates: 1977 - 1992

Straitjacket Fits: Hail, debut album out on Flying Nun., 1988-11-25/1988-12-17

 Item — Poster 399: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90399
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising the album 'Hail' by New Zealand rock band Straitjacket Fits. Includes a drawing of a pig, a mermaid, a rabbit, an eel and a policeman with a horses body floating in a room. Also includes the texts: 'Auckland - Gluepot - Nov. 25. Wellington - Sthern Cross - Dec. 7,8. Christchurch - Subway - Dec. 9,10. Dunedin - Oriental - Dec. 16, 17. Thanx too Robin and John at Elast.' Also includes the signature Collie '88.

Dates: 1988-11-25/1988-12-17

Survival Tour featuring Mockers., 1984

 Item — Poster 290: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90290
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising a tour and 12" single by New Zealand rock band Mockers.

Includes a black & white photograph of the band. Also includes the texts: New single "Forever Tuesday Morning" Limited edition 12" blue vinyl, on Reaction Records. Thru RCA'.

Dates: 1984

Sweetwaters Festival 1981., 1981-01-24/1981-01-26

 Item — Poster 542: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90542
Scope and Contents note Poster advertising the 1981 Sweetwaters music festival in Ngaruawahia. Includes a painting of idyllic landscape featuring a wooden sign reading 'Sweetwaters' and stacks of audio speakers. Also includes the texts: 'Ngaruawahia, January 24, 25, 26. Roxy Music, Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons, Cold Chisel, Flowers, Mi-Sex, Ariel, Blam Blam Blam, Coup D'Etat, Crocodiles, Flight X7, General Public, Gloria Gibson, Gordons, Hammond Gamble Band, Herbs, Jos Hodzelmans, Kim Hart, Limbs Dance Co, Lip...
Dates: 1981-01-24/1981-01-26

Sweetwaters Roadshow: Penknife Glides, Zombies of the Stratosphere, Legs for Fish., 1982c

 Item — Poster 477: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90477
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising New Zealand rock bands Penknife Glides, Zombies of the Statosphere and Legs For Fish. Includes triangular shapes.

Dates: 1982c

Tamburlaine: 1953 Memorial Rock & Roll Revival Band., [1973]-09-21

 Item — Poster 516: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90516
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising an Auckland concert by New Zealand musicians Tamburlaine and Lindsay Marks. Also includes the texts: 'Lindsay Marks, Helen, Friends, in concert Auckland University Café, 8pm, Friday, September 21, $1.00'.

Dates: [1973]-09-21

Terror of Tinytown.

 Item — Poster 250: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90250
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising New Zealand rock group Terror of Tinytown. Includes a stylised drawing of man hanging from an aeroplane.

Dates: 1977 - 1992

Texas Rangers., 1986c

 Item — Poster 279: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90279
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising New Zealand rock band Texas Rangers. Includes a cartoon style drawing of a man carrying two horses and a cowboy on his back.

Dates: 1986c

Thin Red Line debut album Lie of the Land out now on Ode Records., 1987

 Item — Poster 263: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90263
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising an album by New Zealand rock band Thin Red Line.

Dates: 1987

Three Leaning Men and the Pterodactyls, Massey Sat 28th., 1987c

 Item — Poster 314: Series NZSAS03
Identifier: NZSA90314
Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising a concert by New Zealand rock bands Three Leaning Men and The Pterodactyls. Includes an outline image of a pterodactyl and three stick figures. Also includes the texts: 'Meltdown Records. Thanks to the N.Z. Railways & the Students Arts Council of N.Z.'

Dates: 1987c