The Woods, a band created by Tom Callwood and his brother Joe with Blair Latham and Rick Cranson has released their debut album, Manyana. It consists of five tracks of ‘some groovy tunes influenced by Jazz, Peruvian music, Blues, Ethiopian Music etc etc…’
Blair Latham – Tenor Saxophone / Bass Clarinet
Joe Callwood – Guitar
Tom Callwood – Bass
Rick Cranson – Drums
released 12 November 2014
Recorded by Joe Callwood at the Car Club, Wellington, NZ
on 29th & 30th April 2014
Mixed by Joe and Tom Callwood in Te Horo, Kapiti, NZ
Artwork ‘The Magic Ocean Tree layered Tree Lasagne’ by Guy Capper
Samuel F. Scott – vocals, guitars, synthetic keyboards, clarinet
Tom Callwood – bass guitar, backing vocals
Craig Terris – backing vocals, drums, percussive instruments
Recorded and Mixed by Lee Prebble at The Surgery
Mastered by Brett Stanton
Produced by Samuel F. Scott
Design by Anna Taylor
Cover photo thanks to Jeff Lonto
Band Photos by Will Moore
Music by B.O.P – Words by S.F.S
Additional lyrics on Presence At The Mall by Ralph Scott
© Bunnies On Ponies 2014 under exclusive license to Flying Out
(p) Bunnies On Ponies, Native Tongue, Mushroom
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Poster artwork by Toby Morris
New Zealand tour 2014. Lorde pays tribute to Kiwi musicians in every city she performs by playing one of the local bands’ song. In Wellington, she played The Phoenix Foundation’s Buffalo.
Actually, Sam was in the audience.
BUNNIES ON PONIES celebrated the release of their new album at Wellington’s San Fran on Friday 21 November 2014 with support from GLASS VAULTS.
More photos by Cheese on Toast photographer Georgia Schofield
Interview with Samuel Scott on Tom’s Lunch EP, recording #album6 and The Phoenix Foundation’s upcoming appearance at Splore in February.
Download MP3] 11m19s, 10.4MB, first broadcast 18 November 2014
The Phoenix Foundation’s Sam Scott has revived his Bunnies On Ponies – the band he shares with drummer Craig Terris and bassist Tom Callwood.
Heat Death Of The Universe was written and recorded in just over a week at Wellington’s Surgery Studios, which is where Kirsten Johnstone meets Sam Scott for a korero.
Artist: Bunnies On Ponies
Song: The Only Thing, Destination Newtown Park Flats, Safe In Sound
Album: Heat Death Of The Universe
Label: Flying Out
Originally aired on
Radio NZ National Music, Saturday 15 November 2014
Luke Buda has got a new band. It’s called TEETH. Naturally, they’re on Facebook, so go and
Apart from Luke, the band consists of Tom Callwood (you know him, right?), David Long and Anthony Donaldson.
Their first show was at Moon in Newtown in October and recently they supported Lawrence Arabia at San Francisco Bath House. I can’t wait when they record something.