Show 322: The Dunedin Sound – Playlist and Archived Stream


Listen Up! explores the Dunedin Sound that emerged from New Zealand in the 80s, spearheaded by the Flying Nun record label.  Introduce yourself to this great scene

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Playlist (Artist -Title)

The Verlaines – Death and the Maiden
Toy Love – Swimming Pool
Look Blue Go Purple – Cactus Cat
The Builders – Dirty and Disgusting

Straitjacket Fits – Down In Splendour
Sneaky Feelings – Husband House
The Great Unwashed – Hold On To The Rail

Tall Dwarfs -Sign The Dotted Line
Bored Games – Joe 90
Bats – Made Up In Blue
3D’s – Beautiful Things

The Chills – Pink Frost
Jean Paul Sartre Experience – Inside And Out
The Gordons – Machine Song

The Clean – Anything Could Happen
Bird Next Roys – Jaffa Boy
The Cakekitchen – Silence Of The Sirens
Pop Art Toasters – What Am I Going To You?

Snapper – What Are You Thinking
The Puddle – Interstellar Gothic
Plagal Grind – Yes, Jazz Cactus
Baloon D’Essai – Simon Says

Chris Knox – Not Given Lightly
Able Tasmans – Snow White Chook
This Sporting Life – Wasting My Time

Nocturnal Projections – You’ll Never Know
The Magick Heads – Hear From You
The Clear – The Television Love Song

David Kilgour – Here Come The Cars

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