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Gold Medal Famous Versus Killing Bear

Sat Sep 2nd, 2017


Whanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui

Doors open: 8:00pm
Gig starts: 9pm
Entry: R18

Cover charge: $10.00

Killing Bear is a four piece ensemble of psychedelic pop rock from Wellington New Zealand.

-Lachlan (vox, Keys)
-Levon (drums)
-Cormac (guitar/vox)
-Liam (Bass).

Described as Riding on a Psychedelic wave of stars ( 2016 album review) and conscious-expanding, mind bending lyrics and sounds ( 2017 single review). Recently they have been recording a new album in an old shipping container and will be releasing this before the end of 2017.
To check out some of this shipping container pop infused psychedelic rock go to

Gold Medal Famous is a three-piece genre fluid electropop act founded in Wellington in 2008. Known for their captivating live performances, complete with intense audience interaction and comedic stunts, you might love or hate them, but you won’t forget what you’ve seen. Come along and join in the theremin contest. You might win a cheese medal.

Signed to Auckland indie label Powertool Records, Gold Medal Famous released their sixth album ‘Activity’ on May 27 2017.

Gold Medal Famous are prolific recorders with 29 releases available on their own Bandcamp page in addition to their releases on Powertool. Most recently German language versions of Thinking and Since 2008 from Activity.

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