Daveosaurus (southerndave) wrote,
Daveosaurus
southerndave

  • Location:
  • Mood:
  • Music:

New Zealand Music Month - Day 8

Coconut Rough started out trying to be a supergroup (they included Andrew Snoid, late of the Swingers and Pop Mechanix, and Mark Bell, late of Blam Blam Blam; and Phil Judd, late of the Swingers and before that, Split Enz was involved behind the scenes) but ended up going down in history as a one-hit wonder. Their one hit (Sierra Leone) isn't difficult to find, but the rest of their output has never been seen again - their LP had already been deleted by early 1985, and neither of their other two singles made much of an impact. This is rather a shame, as the song featured in tonight's video (Magic Hour) is really rather good.

Tags: music: coconut rough, new zealand music month
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments