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Te Matapihi Ki Te Ao Nui

Decades: 1960s


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    Rochelle Vinsen

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    Bitter End

    Early Line-Up, L to R: Peter Raxworthy, Alan Bateup, Dave Longmore, Peter Hall and Ben Kaika. Line-Up: Peter Hall (Vocals) Ben Kaika (Bass) Alan Bateup (Drums) Dave Longmore (Guitar) Dave […]

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    Teddy Bennett

    Teddy Bennett was born in Hastings, in the Hawkes Bay in 1941. During his secondary years at Napier Boys High School he excelled at sport, especially rugby and athletics. He […]

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    Abdullah’s Regime

    Line-Up: Mark Dalley (Vocals / Guitar / Keyboards) Robert Coulter (Rhythm Guitar) Greg Cobb (Bass) Mark Hansen (Drums) Abdullah’s Regime was a Wellington group, put together only to record the […]

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    Christine Barnett

    Christine Barnett was a young singing sensation from Wellington. She began recording on the Lexian label in 1962 when she was 14 years old. During that year she released two […]

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    Bill and Boyd

    Bill and Boyd were a pop duo consisting of Bill Cate and Boyd Robertson from the Hutt Valley near Wellington. They were school mates at Wellington’s Naenae College. They started […]