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Living Colour – up close ‘n personal at Park West Chicago 2014

Here is an edit of my footage from this concert. Presently you can’t find this on Youtube or anywhere else. AMU ‘sclusive’.

Psyrulean Moon 30 March 20 minutes from Kerikeri, NZ

I just scored my first producer set at a festival!!! It’s gonna be billed as “Tomachi” laptop and synth show. Will be at 11am on the Saturday. Normally I’m getting up to play drums but this time its just my laptop and Arturia Microbrute mono-synth. The synth will receive MIDI and I’ll twiddle the knobs. […]

Two parties coming up in January: My 41st then a RuralRemix Open Air

I’m turning 41 a week from tomorrow, and am gonna have a big party at my place in Belmont on the Shore Saturday 13 January 2018: all going to plan The Triptonites will perform a set. Then a week later this outdoor rave! OtherLand OpenAir The following is a copy-paste from the event page. I […]

Band Friendly Storage Units and Practice Spaces in Auckland

I spent a ridiculously long time compiling the information below. Time to share what I found… Live Google Doc URL: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12r53E9cV3YpYs8w0PGJ_9sjGwz5UXbNp-LjWeU_D5bU/pubhtml Snapshot in time below – Friday 21 April 2017 – click the image to go to the URL above.

Quick Garage Sale Before Moving

Hotel Vermont studios is moving to Henderson! Some items on sale now via my TradeMe account. The best items could be the dishwasher and also the analogue audio stuff – Drawmer MX30 compressor, Peavy Addverb, and the rack stuff. Also the plants: Lime tree and an Oak. Electronics & photography (3)  Home & living (4)  Music & instruments (4) 11 Items […]

New instrumental self-leak: Skanky Funk non-final mix

An unfinished mix leak of an in-production track by Tomachi has emerged on the popular original audio site soundcloud with download: No surprise who leaked it – me. Skanky Artwork Heres the high res version of the “Skanky Artwork” as I call it – a still from the animated video in production now, made with […]

PHD supporting Atmosphere with brother Ali @Powerstation this saturday

PHD has scored another international support at Powerstation – this time Atmosphere and Brother Ali from Minnesota!!!   IMG_2738 brother ali Medley of Atmosphere tracks tour promo: PHDs support T-Pain at sold-out Studio: PHDs full live band at Powerstation 2016 supporting TechN9ne:   ATMOSPHERE WITH BROTHER ALI SUPPORTED BY PHD SATURDAY 25 FEBRUARY 2017 US […]

Tom’s 40th – a Triptonites gig in Whangarei!

Double booked my own exact birthday – my 40th in fact – for a darn Triptonites gig! Here is the info… Triptonites @ Butter Factory Friday 13 January 2017. First gig of the year! It is also the exact date of our drummer Tomachi aka Sir Funkalot’s 40th birthday. Man he must be flying with […]

It’s official: Bandcamp now reports sales to the official NZ Music Charts (RIANZ) and IMNZ!

In case you didn’t know, the musician focussed music store  Bandcamp.com broke the news on 21 December that they are now reported to The Official New Zealand Music Charts and Independent Music NZ. This means they send their (your musics) sales information on a daily basis; meaning sales on Bandcamp can contribute to your music chart rankings – […]

Congrats to Julian, Liz, and Renee

Congratulations to Julian, Liz, and Renee the amazing actor. Sorry Tom the scientist, the other science Tom, you lucked out with your $20 bid on those double passes to… ॐ Suess NYE They paid $80, $60, and $20 respectively. Amazing value. And yet again, another fantastic reason, to stay subscribed to this list. -T. PS […]

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