Alex V. Cook - Author, Journalist, Critic, Teacher
Friday, September 4, 2009
riding out my awesome week with detuned kiwis
The Mad Scene - Chinese Honey (listen) Seriously, what is it about New Zealanders and their acute use of the indie rock medium? They get it better than anybody, like its almost instinctual. It might be that there are only seven cool people in New Zealand and they all had six or seven bands; Hamish Kilgour of the Mad Scene was a founding member of the Clean, the greatest of all ramshackle NZ bands.