Kid Congo Powers (b. Brian Tristan) has the very great claim to fame as founding memer of The Gun Club, and a musical tourist who stopped by in The Cramps and Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds too. There are other musical projects – The Divine Horsemen, Die Haut and The Angels of Light. His current project, The Pink Monkey Birds will play their first shows in New Zealand this September.
Saturday 3rd September – Auckland at The Tuning Fork
presented by 95bFM & The Tuning Fork
Sunday 4th September – Wellington at Bodega
Here’s a new clip of Kid Congo with The Pink Monkey Birds, and here they are live on stage, also check out the band tackling The Cramps’ classic, Garbage Man.
See the above Ticketmaster link for the Auckland show, Under The Radar link for Wellington tickets and for his official sites and more details check the links below.